AMD Vega handles Doom like a champ
Published in Graphics


Hits almost 70 FPS at 4K/UHD

AMD's next-generation Vega GPU is coming soon and according to the newest information, it packs enough punch to run Doom at 4K/UHD resolution at almost 70 FPS.

Cooler Master also unveils MasterBox 5t PC case
Published in News


A budget-oriented PC case

In addition to the earlier announced MasterCase Maker 5t PC case, which is a high-end PC case aimed at enthusiast and high-end gamers, Cooler Master has also unveiled a more budget-oriented MasterBox 5t PC case which is based on the earlier available MasterBox 5 PC case.

Intel Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X CPUs could be coming in Q3 2017
Published in Processors


With launch expected at Gamescom 2017

According to a fresh report, Intel's Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X series CPUs could be coming in Q3 2017, or just in time for Gamescom 2017, which should open its doors on 22nd of August next year.

German spies fear another Putin “fake news” campaign
Published in News

Putting in another government he likes

German spooks are worried that after Tsar Putin’s hackers managed to get Donald “Prince of Orange” Trump elected, he is about to use them to select a German government which will do what he tells them.

Foxconn and Sharp set-up TV factory in China
Published in Graphics


Japan a bit too pricey 

Foxconn and Sharp are to set up a $6.95 billion10.5G or 11G LCD TV panel factory in China.  Needless to say Foxconn is stumping up most of the cash and Sharp is to providing the manufacturing technology.

Magic Leap jumps to damage control mode
Published in Wearables


Augmented reality not going as well as hoped

While augmented reality outfit Magic leap has managed to keep its product mostly hyped and secretive, it appears that a critical report has leaked out forcing the company to go into damage limitation mode.

Apple sticks brake pads on Airpads
Published in Wearables


Can't get them to go in time for Christmas 

The Tame Apple Press is shocked that Apple can’t get its overpriced cordless Airpad headphones into the shops in time for Christmas.

Amazon’s “Grand Tour” is a huge success - for pirates
Published in News


Clarkson is now most pirated Mercedes driver in history 

The Amazon reboot of the BBC's hit show Top Gear has been a huge hit and won the bookseller millions of views and attracted the attention of pirates.

Samsung plans to spin off foundry business
Published in News


Restructuring 

Samsung seems likely to spin off its foundry business as part of a restructuring programme.

Nvidia gets self-driving cars licence
Published in Graphics


Drivers operating at speed

The company famous for making “independently-minded” drivers has just got its licence to put its tech behind the wheel of a fast-moving car.