Qualcomm defector claims Intel is better placed for IoT
Published in Processors


Chipzilla paid him $25 million so he should say that

The bloke who Intel paid $25 million last year to leave Qualcomm claims that Chipzilla is in a strong position to take control of the internet of things.

Nvidia rolls out new Geforce 365.19 WHQL drivers
Published in Graphics


Game Ready drivers for Doom and couple of other games

Nvidia has rolled out its latest set of WHQL-certified Game Ready drivers which should provide optimal gaming experience for the new Doom and a couple of other games, the Geforce 365.19 WHQL Game Ready drivers.

MediaTek partners with NavInfo
Published in News


Digital mapping service and 82.9% stake in AutoChips

Rumors that MediaTek might acquire Intel’s mobile division spiked a lot of conversations all over tech industry which, as we said, were  wrong. But MediaTek did announce a strategic partnership with NavInfo which is a Chinese-based digital mapping service provider and now an automotive chip manufacturer. 

Alleged Geforce GTX 1080 3DMark results leak
Published in Graphics


Impressive overclocking and higher scores than Titan X

Just a couple of days before the official reviews are scheduled to appear online, we have some of the first alleged 3DMark scores of the Geforce GTX 1080, as well as some overclocking results, showing that the GTX 1080 is not only well ahead of GTX Titan X, GTX 980 Ti and Radeon R9 Fury X but also has an impressive overclocking potential.

Apple wants to get into taxi business
Published in Games


Because everyone loves taxi drivers

Fruity cargo cult Apple has decided to invest more than a billion dollars to become a Chinese taxi company.

Compal expects notebook sales to fall by 10 per cent
Published in Notebooks


Am I the only person buying them?

This week I got my paws on an i7 Asus gaming computer with an Nvidia GPU for nearly 600 euro, according to Compal I must have been one of the few as it sees the industry sliding even more into the mire.

Nvidia does better than expected
Published in Graphics


Chip demand rising as AMD snoozes

Nvidia forecast better-than-expected revenue for the current quarter demand for its chips has risen, while its rival, AMD has a knap while waiting for its Zen technology to arrive.

Apple shares in free fall
Published in Mobiles


Investors wake up

Apple shares are continuing to fall as more investors realise that the share price is not going to go up any more.

Google to echo the echo
Published in News


Smartspeaker dubbed Chirp

Amazon's Echo smart speaker has proved a surprise hit and now Google wants to copy it.

Huawei prepares for immortals and child necromancers
Published in News


New markets based on sci-fi

While the “game-changing” Apple is debating removing headphone sockets from smartphones, the Chinese outfit is working out business models which assume people will live for ever, robots will try to kill humans and you will upload the brains of the dead onto your PC.