Moore's Law did not turn 50 over the weekend
Published in Processors
20 April 2015


But I nearly am damnit 

While the press is banging on about Moore's Law turning 50 over the weekend, like many things in the US press, it is completely wrong.

The next generation Opteron has 32 Zen x86 cores
Published in Processors
20 April 2015


No APU, 16MB L2, 64MB L3 cache

We recently showed you a new 16 Zen core next generation processor with Greenland integrated graphics and DDR4 support. 

Zotac mini-PC EN760 reviewed
Published in Reviews
20 April 2015


Review:
Very compact PC with good GPU performance


Zotac has been in the mini-PC space for years now, and it has managed to carve out a nice niche for itself. The EN760 can replace an ITX or mATX system in many scenarios.

Snapdragon 810 powered Xperia Z4 is official
Published in Mobiles
20 April 2015


OIS selfie cam?

Sony’s flagship Xperia Z4 is official, with a new Qualcomm chip, some nifty features, and a very familiar look. 

AMD to talk about next-gen GPUs later this quarter
Published in Graphics
17 April 2015


AMD's CEO Lisa Su confirms

During the company's Q1 2015 financial conference call, AMD CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, confirmed that AMD will talk about its new GPUs "later this quarter".

Arctic announces new M1 series AM1 CPU coolers
Published in Processors
17 April 2015


Active and passive CPU cooler for AMD's AM1 platform

Arctic has unveiled two new CPU coolers for AMD's socket AM1 which should be much better than noisy stock CPU cooler, the Alpine M1 and Alpine M1-Passive.

Apple rumoured to swap Samsung for TSMC
Published in News
17 April 2015


Terrified by Galaxy S6

Fruity cargo cult Apple is so terrified of the success that Samsung has had with its Galaxy S6 it has taken a chip order away from Samsung and given it to TSMC instead.

Apple watch has availability problems
Published in Wearables
17 April 2015


Might still be vapourware

While the Tame Apple Press is telling anyone that listens that there will be millions of iWatches flogged, it seems that the overpriced toy will not be as available as many think.

Apple continues tell anti-trust watchdog what to do
Published in News
17 April 2015


We are too perfect

Fruity cargo cult Apple has an interesting way of dealing with court appointed watch-dogs – it simply ignores them.

Chinese chipmaker want to buy HP's datacentre ops
Published in News
17 April 2015


Tsinghua Unigroup sets its sights

Chinese chipmaker Tsinghua Unigroup wants to buy a controlling stake of HP's 's China data-networking operations.