China presses ahead with glorious five year  tech plan
Published in News
20 August 2015


US tech companies nervy

The Chinese government is set to hack off the US government by working on a set of banking cyber security regulations.

Skylake notebooks will appear in September
Published in Notebooks
19 August 2015


But Intel is still saying nothing

At IDF 2015, HP, Dell, Lenovo and others are showing us what is the latest and greatest in tablets, notebooks and "two in ones", but Intel seems to be keeping itself on the sidelines.

3DXpoint memory pitched to big data DIMM
Published in News
19 August 2015


IDF  2015: 3Dxpoint memory will be DIMM

Intel's Queen of Big Data has just announced that the first 3D Xpoint based memory will be in the DIMM modules.

OCZ shows new RevoDrive 400 at IDF 2015
Published in Memory
19 August 2015


NVMe PCIe SSD with Toshiba controller and NAND

OCZ is putting final touches to its new RevoDrive 400 NVMe PCIe SSD and showcased it at IDF 2015 in San Francisco.

Intel announces Optane brand at IDF 2015
Published in Memory
19 August 2015


For 3D XPoint memory technology

During IDF 2015, Intel has announced its newest Optane brand, which will include SSDs based on 3D XPoint memory, co-developed with Micron and announced back in July this year.

G.Skill shows DDR4 4266MHz memory at IDF 2015
Published in Memory
19 August 2015


New TridentZ DDR4 memory kits

G.Skill came in style to Intel Developer Forum 2015 currently held in San Francisco and demoed its two new TridentZ DDR4 memory kits, running at 4266MHz and 4133MHz.

Rockchip gets slower
Published in Processors
19 August 2015


That is not how it is supposed to work

Rockchip's newest chip might not be the best it has put out.

Apple Music losing customers
Published in News
19 August 2015


Jobs' Mob denies it

Apple Music is losing customers according to a survey of 5,000 US consumers.

Linux Mint 17.2
Published in Reviews
19 August 2015


Breathe new life into your old PC with GNU/Linux

Who doesn't know that new-gadget-itch? ...when you *need*  to spend money on the latest and greatest whatever, because the thing you have on your desk or in your pocket is just too damn slow! Or the resolution isn't high enough. Or it doesn't run the latest and greatest software (Windows 10 anyone?). Maybe it's ugly. Or.... Admit it, you're just bored and want a new toy.

VAIO shall return
Published in News
19 August 2015


Emerging from the Land of the Rising Sun

VAIO is planning a comeback on the world market after concentrating on Japan while it reformed itself.