Nvidia releases the new Titan Xp
Published in Graphics


Fully-enabled GP102 GPU for US $1200

Nvidia has updated its Titan graphics card lineup by launching the new Titan Xp, a version of the Titan X which comes with a fully-enabled GP102 Pascal GPU for a total of 3840 CUDA cores.

Nvidia releases Mac drivers for the Titan Xp
Published in Graphics


But Apple has not flogged a machine that can run one


In somewhat strange news, Nvidia is saying that it is releasing macOS drivers for its Pascal architecture GPUs.

Macs are an attack magnet
Published in News


460,000 malware samples uncovered


The myth that Macs were somehow more secure than other operating systems too another battering today in the latest Threat Report by McAfee Labs.

MediaTek in trouble
Published in Processors


MediaTek expects a poor first quarter

MediaTek thinks that its smartphone chip shipments will fall below 100 million units in the first quarter of 2017 and rebound only slightly to 110-120 million in the second quarter.

Alexa is too sexy for most
Published in News


Sad story of the day


A quarter of people have such lonely and miserable lives they want to have sex with their Amazon assistant.

Tech Companies starting to give up on degrees
Published in News


Too old fashioned


It appears the technology industry is starting to give up on the concept of hiring developers with university degrees.

Microsoft spills the beans on Scorpio
Published in Games


Where's the mango?

Software king of the world Microsoft unveiled last year that it will be launching a super-specced Xbox One variant -- codenamed Project Scorpio and now Vole has split the beans on what they will look like.

Twitter sues Trump goverment
Published in News


Twit on Twit action

Twitter has launched a lawsuit against the Trump administration, after the Department of Homeland Security tried to use its powers to find out who was daring to post negative things about Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump.

YouTube will not pay creators without reaching 10,000 views
Published in News


Cracking down on bad actors uploading existing content


YouTube has announced a sweeping change to its partner program on Thursday that will prevent content creators from receiving financial compensation until they hit at least 10,000 lifetime views on their channels, according to a company blog post.

Acer launches 21-inch Predator X notebook
Published in Notebooks


With a price close to five figures

On Thursday, Acer Taiwan officially released the latest design in its line of professional gaming notebook products, this time without holding back any strings on screen size or portability.