Cherry Trail ends up in $99 tablets
Published in Notebooks

That was fast

Intel’s new 14nm Atoms have already made their way to commoditised tablets, and the entry level Atom x5-Z8300 will power $99 tablets. 

Intel sells pre-built NUC
Published in Notebooks

No longer just bare bones

Intel has started selling its barebone NUC mini PC prebuilt for a $255 price tag.

AMD's 2016 GPU doubles performance per watt
Published in Graphics

CEO confirms spec

Troubled AMD's CEO has been attempting to rally the troops with further promises about how good things are going to be next year.  

Nvidia adds new features to Geforce Experience
Published in Graphics

Gives it better broadcasting and streaming features

Nvidia has added a couple of new features to its Geforce Experience software, including a much better broadcasting and streaming features.

ARM chips no help to AMD
Published in Processors

Not doing as well as expected

Buried in the AMD results was a note which seemed to hint that AMD's plan to flog ARM based server chips was not going very well.

Huawei developing Windows 10 hybrids
Published in Notebooks

Price war expected

Two-for-One hybrid computers are about the only bright point in an otherwise gloomy PC maker, and now it appears that Huawei wants a piece of that action.

Lenovo snubs Microsoft Surface
Published in Notebooks

It's a rival product

Chinese maker of the ThinkPad is refusing to sell Microsoft's Surface Pro tablet because it is a rival product.

TSMC says no to chip growth
Published in Processors

Life gets more disappointing

Chipmaker TSMC says that chip growth this year will be nothing.

The world needs open source routers
Published in Network

It is safer that everyone knows 

 Security experts in the US are asking the government to insist that router code be made open source.

Lollipop on a quarter of phones
Published in Mobiles

Not as fragmented as you think

Android is famously fragmented but it appears that the problem might not be as bad as claimed.