Samsung expects big profit jump
Published in Mobiles


S7 success even surprises Samsung

Samsung hinted that it is expecting a 10 percent jump in quarterly profit, thanks to early sales for its new Galaxy S7 smartphones.

Global server sales growing
Published in News


New report good news for Taiwan

Worldwide server shipments are on the rise with a spin off effect on motherboards, servers, storage and related network equipment makers.

Samsung gets patent for smart contacts
Published in Wearables


You control it by blinking

Samsung has come up with contact lenses which are a little more discreet than Google glass and run by the power of blinking.

Inside Nvidia's GP100 Pascal GPU
Published in News


Still no NVLINK support for consumer x86 CPUs

Nvidia's P100 pictured
Published in Graphics

HPC supercomputer

Nvidia's 16-nanometer Pascal P100 for super computer is out in the wild. Fudzilla managed to make a picture of the GPU surrounded by four HMB 2 memory chips and voltage regulators. 

EVGA announces new low-power GTX 950 graphics cards
Published in Graphics


A total of four different versions

EVGA has announced four new GTX 950 series graphics cards that will lack the additional PCIe power connector but still come with a decent GPU overclock.

Mid-range Pascal gets GDDR5-class memory
Published in Graphics


Huang pimps up Pascal

NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang mentioned an upcoming mid-range GPU based on the company’s next-generation “Pascal” architecture which will not use HBM2 memory..

Xotic PC releases VR Ready PCs
Published in Notebooks


Smart move

Now that everyone is realising that their super expensive Apple PCs can’t do VR, an outfit called Xotic PC is offering to sell a range of proper computers that can – although AMD fans might want to look the other way.

Great Firewall of China's creator uses VPN to by-pass creation
Published in News


Fang Binxing de-fanged by his own creation

The bloke who invented China’s internet censorship infrastructure, known as the Great Firewall of China, was blocked when he tried to get around his own creation.

Three surface phones rumoured
Published in Mobiles


But not until 2017

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn which suggests that Microsoft is going to bring out three Surface smartphones, but not until 2017.