Facebook and WhatsApp abandon Blackberry
Published in Mobiles


No one is interested any more

Facebook and WhatsApp have decided to cease all support for BlackBerry 10 and BBOS platforms.

Giant bug eats DDR4
Published in Memory


Rowhammer not just for DDR3

DDR4 was supposed to be a lot more secure than other DDR3 which was vulnerable to an exploit called Rowhammer.  But it turns out that DDR4 might also be vulnerable afterall.

Apple in internal battle over privacy
Published in News


Needs the money


While the fruity cargo cult is publically fighting against the FBI over privacy concerns, it is facing an internal battle using data for advertising.

HTC 10 to come with Super LCD 5
Published in Mobiles


3000 mAh battery

One of the most prominent phone information leakers, @evleaks has shared more details about the upcoming HTC 10.

LeEco Le 2 gets Helio X20
Published in Mobiles


3GB RAM with 21 megapixel camera

Last time we talked to MediaTek management, we were assured that Helio X20 devices will start appearing in April. Now it seems they are starting to arrive with the LeEco Le 2.

Apple's 9.7-inch iPad Pro starts at $599
Published in News


Four models: iPad mini, iPad Air 2, 9.7-inch iPad Pro, 12.9-inch iPad Pro


Rumors have been circulating that Apple’s next-generation 9.7-inch iPad was going to be a third-generation iPad Air, with the same display resolution and sporting a faster processor and lighter design. It looks like this will be close to correct.

Oppo officially announces Oppo R9 and R9 Plus
Published in Mobiles


Mediatek Helio P10 and Qualcomm Snapdragon 652

Oppo has officially announced its new Oppo R9 and Oppo R9 Plus in China and while both will have the same design and should be praised by selfie lovers due to 16MP front camera, there are quite a few differences in terms of hardware.

Nvidia "leak" suggests rather dull Pascal GPU naming scheme
Published in Graphics


We disagree, offer some alternatives


On Wednesday, someone thought it would be clever to post an unsourced Nvidia Pascal GPU naming scheme spreadsheet to popular image hosting website Imgur.com. As a result, GPU enthusiasts from all around have frequented hardware forums to discuss the matter of Nvidia’s yet to be announced 2016 GPU lineup based on 16-nanometer FinFET technology.

AMD rolls out Radeon Software 16.3.1 Crimson Edition drivers
Published in Graphics


New Crossfire profiles and couple of fixes

AMD has released the new AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.3.1 hotfix drivers which include new and updated Crossfire profiles for Hitman and Need for Speed games and fixes a couple of issues noticed with the previously available drivers. 

Alleged "iPhone 7" is actually a Meizu Pro 6
Published in Mobiles


Upcoming iPhone 7, iPhone Pro will not feature antenna bands


On Tuesday, Chinese website CNBeta.com posted a photo of what they claimed was a prototype of Apple’s upcoming tenth-generation iPhone, more specifically the iPhone 7 that will be announced later this fall. After all, the picture leak in question showed a silver-colored aluminum frame with iPhone-like antenna bands positioned towards the bottom of the device, rather than the unsightly positions they currently take on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S.