TSMC CEO signals sharp rebuke of Chinese-appointed directors
Published in News


It will not be easy to protect intellectual property

In a TSMC annual shareholders meeting on Tuesday, company executive Morris Chang made a clear and concise policy decision on whether Chinese investors should be allowed to appoint directors to the Taiwan-based company’s board.

Nvidia falling behind AMD in gaming refresh
Published in News


Analyst claims RX change was better than Pascal


MKM analyst Ian Ing claims that AMD’s recent gaming refresh was better done than Nvidia’s.

Samsung releases NVMe PCIe ball grid array
Published in Memory


Headed for next-generation PCs and ultra-slim notebook PCs

Samsung has started mass producing the industry's first NVMe PCIe solid state drive (SSD) in a single ball grid array (BGA) package, for use in next-generation PCs and ultra-slim notebook PCs.

Gigabyte releases another Pascal
Published in Graphics


Flagship GeForce GTX 1080 Xtreme Gaming

Gigabyte has released yet another new Pascal based graphics card and this time it is the outfit;s new flagship GeForce GTX 1080 Xtreme Gaming.

Justice department steps into the case of the rounded rectangle
Published in Mobiles


Will someone think of the poor rounded rectangles?

The US Justice Department has said that it is worried about the implications of Apple winning a trademark dispute against Samsung.

TSMC to outgrow market in 2016 despite unfavorable market climate
Published in News


U.S. semiconductor industry on the rocks, TSMC pulls ahead


In the industry of wafer manufacturing that drives the advancement of Moore’s Law and technological progress, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company claims it will outgrow the rest of the semiconductor market in 2016 despite unfavorable market conditions that have resulted during the year.

Apple revamps App store
Published in Mobiles


Developers claim it is still too vampy

The Tame Apple Press is telling the world how happy developers are now that it has revamped its App store and reduced the fees it forces them to pay. However speaking to a few Apple developer, it appears that things still are not good in the Walled Garden of Delights.

Patent troll claims it invented the Mobile App market
Published in Mobiles


Goes after developers who write them

A patent troll claims it invented the idea of the mobile app and is threatening every developer that ever wrote one with an East Texas lawsuit.

Qualcomm releases new Connected Car Platform
Published in Processors


Ready for proto-typing

Qualcomm has released its Connected Car Reference Platform so that the car industry to build prototypes for the next-generation connected car.

G.Skill breaks twelve world records at Computex 2016
Published in Memory


DDR4 hits 5189.2MHz

G.Skill was quite proud to note that its memory has managed to break a total of 12 overclocking records in 8 different benchmarks during Computex 2016 show, with DDR4 memory hitting impressive 5189.2MHz.