Huawei Honor 6 Plus coming to Europe in May
Published in Mobiles
27 March 2015

€399 for killer spec phablet

The Huawei Honor 6 Plus is coming to Euroland, and the oversized quasi flagship launches are relatively attractive price point. 

Qualcomm and MediaTek reportedly shifting orders from TSMC
Published in Processors
27 March 2015

Looking for cheaper 28nm alternatives?

Qualcomm and MediaTek are reportedly shifting some of their orders from TSMC, in search of better pricing.

Micron and Intel ship 256Gb 3D NAND
Published in Memory
27 March 2015

Toshiba and SanDisk start sampling 48-layer 128Gb chips

Micron and Intel have announced the availability of 256Gb NAND, the world’s highest density flash memory, but Toshiba is hot on their heels. 

EVGA announces new GTX 980 Hybrid graphics card
Published in Graphics
26 March 2015

First GTX 980 with liquid+air cooler

EVGA has unveiled its latest Geforce GTX 900 series graphics card, the EVGA GTX 980 Hybrid, which comes with an all-in-one liquid and air cooler.

MSI announces new 970A SLI Krait Edition motherboard
Published in Motherboards
26 March 2015

Brings USB 3.1 to AMD chipset

MSI has announced the world's first USB 3.1 equipped AMD chipset based motherboard, the black and white 970A SLI Krait Edition.

Sony set to upgrade PS4 GPU
Published in Graphics
26 March 2015

Calls for more experts

The maker of the PS4, Sony appears to be wanting to update its devkits and is looking for an experienced programmer to work on GPU Profiling and Debugging tools used by PlayStation 4 developers worldwide.

Router malware injects porn into webpages
Published in Network
26 March 2015

That is our excuse and we are sticking to it

If your boss gets upset with you for watching porn at work you should immediately blame his routers.

Intel could challenge Nvidia on GPUs
Published in News
26 March 2015

Set my people Phi

Intel has released details of its next -generation Xeon Phi processor and it is starting to look like Chipzilla is gunning for a chunk of Nvidia's GPU market.

Apple buys and closes open source Database outfit
Published in News
26 March 2015

A clash of two religions

Apple has shut down an open-source database outfit called FoundationDB after quietly buying up the outfit and not mentioning it.

Surface 3 will be armless
Published in Notebooks
26 March 2015

Surface 3 is back to Wintel

Microsoft is working on a Surface 3 and is apparently determined that it will not be stuffed up by RT.