Microsoft’s Open Source cloud slap to Google
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Azure Container Service built on Kubernetes

Microsoft has unveiled the Azure "Container Service", a new service for the Azure cloud computing platform that's built on Kubernetes.

AMD releases Radeon Software 17.10.2 driver
Published in Graphics

Optimizations for a couple of games and new features

AMD has released its newest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.10.2 graphics driver which includes optimizations for Destiny 2, Assassin's Creed: Origins and Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus games, initial support for Windows 10 Fall Creators Update as well as a couple of bug fixes.

GPU card makers see shipments increase
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But bubble set to burst soon

Most graphics card vendors are expected to report shipment increases in 2017 with Asustek and MSI each shipping 5-5.2 million units, Gigabyte 4.5 million and Colorful 4.1 million.

Canon's profit explodes
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Spy cameras and OLEDs doing better than expected

Canon hiked its annual profit forecast for the third time after seeing expanding demand for “business-to-business” products from surveillance cameras to organic light-emitting diode (OLED) screen production gear.

Colorful unveils iGame Z370 Vulcan X motherboard
Published in Motherboards

One for gamers and overclockers

Colorful has officially unveiled its latest motherboard based on Intel's Z370 chipset and with support for Intel's 8th generation Coffee Lake CPUs, the iGame Z370 Vulcan X.

Analysts expect IPhoneX to be disappointing
Published in Mobiles

Cash cow stuck

Days before Apple over hyped iPhone X opens for pre-orders, a survey by brokerage Bernstein showed that demand for the device will "not be exceptional", with only a quarter of Apple fanboys planning to buy the phone.

Google scores own goal with Pixel 2XL
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OLED Screen issues

The Tame Apple Press is celebrating after Google's new flagship Android phone is officially out and its new OLED screen appears to have display problems.

Nvidia releases Geforce 388.00 Game Ready driver
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One to have for Destiny 2 and Assassin's Creed: Origins

Nvidia has released its latest Geforce 388.00 Game Ready WHQL-certified driver which brings all the necessary day-one optimizations for the upcoming Destiny 2 and Assassin's Creed: Origins games.

Newegg involved in $230 million fraud case
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South Korean Banks furious

Newegg and ASI Corporation are facing “massive fraud” charges worth $230 million brought by four South Korean banks.

Azure was downed for seven hours by fire alarm
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SLA for that day down to  71.6

It’s all very well these arrogant tech firms telling us that our data is safe and always accessible in the cloud - but that’s clearly not so.