AMD may be working on a cut down RX 470 graphics card
Published in Graphics


To compete with Nvidia's latest GTX 1050 Ti

According to a couple of reports, it seems that AMD is working on a couple of  cut down versions of its Polaris 10 Ellesmere GPU that should put additional pressure on Nvidia's recently released GTX 1050 Ti and GTX 1050 graphics cards.

AMD rolls out Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.2 hotfix
Published in Graphics


New drivers for latest and upcoming games

AMD has released  its latest Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.2 hotfix drivers which feature optimizations for some of the new and upcoming games, including Battlefield 1 and Civilization VI, as well as a new Crossfire profile and some bug fixes.

MediaTek launches its first Verizon phone
Published in Mobiles


LG Stylo with Helio P10

MediaTek has announced that it has just launched its first MediaTek powered smartphone on the Verizon wireless network. The phone is manufactured by LG, is called Stylo 2V and it is the first-ever MediaTek-powered CDMA/LTE smartphone by Verizon Wireless. This is a big win for the Taiwanese company that will open many doors for the company. 

5G will have multiple Gigabit upload speeds
Published in Mobiles


Qualcomm CTO confirms to Fudzilla

Everyone was excited about 5G's promised 5Gbps download speed, but most have ignored the upload component. Qualcomm's CTO Matt Grob has confirmed to Fudzilla that you can expect to see multiple Gbps upload speeds.

Nintendo Switch needs work
Published in Games


Teaser disappointing

Nintendo showed off its Switch yesterday, which was supposed to be a hybrid between a home console and a portable gaming system.

Samsung S7 grows in popularity – in Korea
Published in Mobiles


Defective Note 7 owners don't defect

Samsung Electronics' flagship handset Galaxy S7 is regaining popularity as  Korea's best-selling smartphone, filling the void in sales left by the incredible melting Galaxy Note 7.

TSMC hopes to woo Qualcomm back with 7nm
Published in Processors


It does not appear interested in 10nm

TSMC thinks that it can win back Qualcomm’s chip business with its 7nm process technology, but has all but given up expecting it to return for 10nm.

Globalfoundries China 12 inch fab stalled
Published in Processors


Chinese government says no

The Chinese government has stepped in to put a Globalfoundries joint venture 12-inch fab project on ice.

Watch out world, the Microsoft Empire is striking back
Published in News


And this time it is cloudy

After years languishing under the reign of its shy and retiring CEO Steve “there is a kind of hush” Ballmer, it seems that Microsoft is back in a role of global dominance, thanks to it actually betting on cloud technology reasonably early.

Key financial blockchain technology is open sourced
Published in News


Likely to be the industry standard

The blockchain platform which will be a key feature of financial networks will be open sourced.