FinFET market set to grow
Published in Processors


Research and Markets


The global FinFET-technology market will grow by 41.89 percent during 2017-2021, according to a new report.

G.Skill DDR4 breaks world record at 5,500MHz
Published in Memory


On MSI X299 motherboard and Intel Core i7-7740X CPU

G.Skill has been recently pushing the memory envelope hard, and with the latest DDR4 memory it has moved the frequency mark to a whole new level but today it told us that its DDR4 memory managed to break a record at 5,500MHz.

Japan Display plans deeper restructuring
Published in Graphics


Bitten by Apple

Japan Display is considering a deeper restructuring than it first announced, after it lost its business with Apple.

Trump not allowed to block Twitter users
Published in News


Slamming the president is protected “free speech”


The US’s first orange president Donald “Prince of Orange” Trump has been told that he can’t block people who disagree with him on Twitter.

Kaspersky sues Microsoft over Windows 10
Published in News


Microsoft has been playing monopoly again

Russian security software maker Kaspersky Lab has filed antitrust complaints against Microsoft with the European Commission and the German federal cartel office.

AMD shares surge on back of cryptocurrency
Published in Graphics


Motherboard makers offer support

Shares of Advanced Micro Devices surged nearly nine percent, boosted by strong demand for its chips from cryptocurrency miners.

Apple "lied" to customers about legal rights
Published in News

Because it is such a cool, user-friendly company

Australia's consumer watchdog has carried out an investigation into the fruity, tax-dodging cult Apple and found that its staff lie to customers about their legal rights.

Ballmer says tech companies should be like basketball teams
Published in News


Funded by a loudmouth screaming on the sidelines


The shy and retired former Microsoft boss Steve “there’s a kind of hush” Ballmer said that the IT industry can learn a lot from professional sports.

All Radeon RX 580 and 570 go to miners
Published in Graphics


Ethereum to blame

Last week at Computex quite a few of our contacts mentioned that RX 580, 570 and older 480 and 470 cards are extremely hard to find. It turns out, that our contacts confirmed that the Ethereum crypto currency network is to blame. 

AMD entry-level 16-core Threadripper could cost US $849
Published in Processors


A lot of bang for the buck

According to a fresh report, AMD's entry-level 16-core Threadripper CPU could cost as low as US $849.