AOC unveils new budget 28-inch 4K/UHD monitor
Published in Graphics
09 July 2015


The AOC U2870VQE priced at US $349

AOC has unveiled its newest budget-friendly 28-inch 4K/UHD monitor, the AOC U2870VQE.

Google Chromecast gets Ethernet adapter
Published in News
09 July 2015


Provides power as well

Google's Chromecast HDMI streaming dongle is quite a popular little gadget and while it already had an integrated WiFi, it now got an optional Ethernet adapter as well.

Asus shows three new custom GTX 980 Ti graphics cards
Published in Graphics
09 July 2015


ROG Matrix, Poseidon Platinum and Gold Edition

During its press event, Asus has unveiled three new high-end custom Geforce GTX 980 Ti graphics cards, the Republic of Gamers GTX 980 Ti Matrix, the hybrid-cooled GTX 980 Ti Poseidon Platinum and the 20th Anniversary Gold Edition GTX 980 Ti.

IBM delivers 7nm to Gloflo
Published in Processors
09 July 2015


That is what they were buying

IBM has flogged its fabrication plants to GlobalFoundries and what the outfit might be getting is the fruits of its 7nm processing research.

IBM adds Tesla GPU in cloud
Published in News
09 July 2015


Nvidia Tesla K80 gets a job with the suits

Biggish Blue has added an option for its SoftLayer product which adds Nvidia Tesla K80 GPU acceleration in the cloud

AMD FirePro S9170 server GPU announced
Published in Graphics
09 July 2015


32GB single-GPU server card

AMD has announced the release of the FirePro S9170 server GPU which it claims is the world's first and fastest 32GB single-GPU server card.

Blackberry moves to Android
Published in Mobiles
09 July 2015


Finally gets an update

It is looking like the early rumours are correct and BlackBerry is moving to Android.

Star Trek communicator goes on sale soon
Published in News
09 July 2015


Boldly going to the shops

The Wand Company, which makes gadgets from popular fiction, has developed a real Star Trek Communicator that can be connected to any smartphone using Bluetooth.

Foxconn goes into rehab for Apple addiction
Published in News
09 July 2015


Gou has a secret plan 

Foxconn founder Terry Gou might have made his fortune off the back of being Apple's pet but he apparently sees the danger of being too dependent on the fruity cargo cult.

Ballmer's Nokia obsession turns sour for Microsoft
Published in News
09 July 2015


Time to move on

Software King of the World Microsoft has indicated that its turbulent love affair and then marriage to Nokia is over.