Tesla wants to build his own customised AI chips
Published in Processors

 

Claims his AI will be the best – so there!

 Showman and Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that his outfit is “developing specialised AI hardware that we think will be the best in the world”.

Nvidia pulls Titan V out of its hat
Published in Graphics


Fully enabled GV100 Volta GPU for US $2,999

Nvidia has rather surprisingly announced and launched the new prosumer Nvidia Titan V graphics card at the Neural Information Processing Systems 2017 conference, which is based on a fully-enabled GV100 GPU and available for $2,999.

MediaTek good to Go
Published in Mobiles
07 December 2017

MediaTek good to Go


We will probably see them in the first quarter

MediaTek today announced that it is a System-on-Chip (SoC) partner for Google’s Android Oreo (Go edition) software to smartphone makers.

Consumer Reports rubbishes iPhone X
Published in Mobiles


iPhone 8 is better

US consumer group Consumer Reports has rubbished Apple’s iPhone X and claims that Jobs' Mob’s iPhone 8 was a better phone despite being much cheaper.

Yahoo and Mozilla slug it out over Google in Firefox
Published in News


He is not worth it Nigel

Mozilla and Yahoo have started a legal spat about the deal that existed between the two companies regarding the use of the Yahoo search engine in the Firefox.

AMD admits hobbling Radeon RX 560
Published in Graphics


Sorry about not telling you - the dog did it

AMD has admitted that the Radeon RX 560 which is in the shops now is essentially a rebranded older model.

FCC parrots telcos' outright lies
Published in News


Net neutrality harms the poor and sick, apparently

The FCC is so desperate to bend over to the big US telcos that it has started parroting their lies.

Internet groups need to do more to fight extremist content
Published in News


EU wants Facebook, YouTube and Twitter to pull their socks up

Internet groups such as Facebook, YouTube and Twitter need to do more to stop extremist content on their platforms, the European Commission has growled.

Uber paid off hacker using bug bounty programme
Published in News


20 year old geezer scored personal data of 57 million users

A 20 year old Florida man who was responsible for the large data breach at Uber last year was paid by Uber to destroy the data through a so-called “bug bounty” programme.

EVGA launches GTX 1070 Ti FTW Ultra Silent
Published in Graphics


Custom PCB and a 2.5-slot dual-fan cooler

EVGA said its Geforce GTX 1070 Ti graphics card  is both an TW Edition but also claimed it is the first Ultra Silent Edition graphics card with a special 2.5-slot ACX 3.0 cooler.