Google faces more than €1 billion fine
Published in News


EU expected to announce record antitrust fine

Search outfit Google is facing a record-breaking fine from the EU over its alleged abuse of its market dominance.

US spooks tried to bribe Telegram developers
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Claims Russian founder 

Pavel Durov, the Russian founder of the popular secure messaging app Telegram, has claimed that US intelligence agencies tried twice to bribe his company's developers to weaken encryption in the app.

US gives $258 million to big IT
Published in News


Wants them to come up with big exascale supercomputers

The US Department of Energy is giving AMD, Cray, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IBM, Intel, and Nvidia more than $258 million to  research and build exascale supercomputers.

Microsoft’s AI plays a mean Ms Pac-Man
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AI has evolved to the level of a 1980s arcade kiddie


Microsoft's artificial intelligence system has mastered the 1980s video game Ms. Pac-Man, making its steps towards global domination that much closer.

Razer updates its Blade Stealth notebook
Published in Notebooks


Less bezel and more screen, new color

Razer has been quite proud of its notebook lineup and keeps on upgrading and updating them with new hardware but today, it has made some different updates, giving it a slimmer bezel, and thus more screen real estate, as well as a more stealthy color option.

AMD releases new Radeon Software 17.6.2 driver
Published in Graphics


One to have for DiRT 4

AMD has released its latest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.6.2 driver which brings performance improvements for DiRT 4 and Prey games as well as fixes some performance problems seen with earlier drivers.

AMD has massive shortage of 500 series
Published in Graphics


Don’t hope to get one soon

Miners of the modern world are using the Radeon and Geforce cards to dig the ore called Ethereum.

Threadripper will be Dell exclusive
Published in Processors


At least until the end of the year

Dell has tied up AMD's 16-core Threadripper CPU until the end of the year.

Kaby Lake CPU with AMD GPU spotted
Published in Graphics


Sounds about right

A few days ago, Videocards had an update on the engineering samples that got leaked. 

Nokia launches faster network chips
Published in Processors


Kicking Juniper and Cisco right in the router

Nokia launched what it thinks are the world's fastest network chips and delivered a swift kick to the bottom line of Juniper and Cisco.