HTC launches Desire 626 in Taiwan
Published in Mobiles
10 February 2015


Snapdragon 410 LTE inside for $190

HTC has not been doing particularly well in the mainstream market, but the new plan is to win 25 percent of the market in this sub-$200 segment this year, at least in Taiwan.

Qualcomm slapped with $975m fine in China
Published in News
10 February 2015


Because communists despise anti-competitive practices

The Glorious People’s Republic of China has imposed a $975 million fine on Qualcomm, citing the chipmakers anti-competitive practices.

Gigabyte GTX 960 G1 Gaming reviewed
Published in Reviews
09 February 2015


Review:
Silence all the time and decent gaming performance

Gigabyte’s GTX 960 G1 Gaming is one of the best, if not the best GTX 960 graphics card on the market, although it does not shine in terms of value.

Cougar Spikes the UK market
Published in News
09 February 2015


Small but big

Cougar has started flogging its latest micro-ATX case, the Cougar Spike, to the UK market.

Cleaning Robot Fires first shots in robot wars
Published in News
09 February 2015


Attacks woman for being dirty

The rise of the machines has started and apparently the Robots have shot first.

More AMD R9 300 series details show up
Published in Graphics
09 February 2015


Grenada is refined Hawaii

There have been plenty of rumors regarding AMD's upcoming R9 300 series and today we have a fresh set of leaks that not only talks about the Hawaii GPU refresh, but also puts all recent rumors and details in context.

Samsung changes its privacy policy
Published in News
09 February 2015


All your Telly chat can be seen

Telly maker Samsung has just changed its privacy policy to make sure all your television chat is shared with the world.

Tesla poaches staff from Apple
Published in News
09 February 2015


Dropping them in hot water does seem appropriate

If your Tesla car suddenly runs out of battery or catching fire, then you might want to ponder this bit of information --- Tesla is poaching staff from Apple.

UK mulls internet Asbos to trolls
Published in News
09 February 2015


Because real Asbos worked so well

The UK's Tory government is thinking about dishing out 'Internet asbos' to people who spread racial hatred on sites like Twitter and Facebook.

TMSC to invest $16 billion in advanced chip factory
Published in Processors
09 February 2015


To boost 16nm FinFet and beyond 

Reuters carried a rather interesting announcement about TSMC, the maker of most SoCs and GPUs we care about.