Asustek thinks it can shift more ZenFones
Published in Mobiles
23 April 2015


That was Zen and this is now

Asustek thinks it is onto a winner with its Zenfone range and has raised its internal shipment forecast for 2015 from 25 million units to 30 million.

New security under Window 10's bonnet
Published in News
23 April 2015


Device Guard looks interesting

Microsoft has been talking about a new security feature for Windows 10 called Device Guard.

Japan's nuclear industry reveals XP addiction
Published in News
23 April 2015


What could possibly go wrong?

Japan's nuclear industry, which has not been particularly lucky in recent years, might be suffering from a bad case of addiction to Windows XP.

IOS flaw means you can kill all Apples in a wifi area
Published in News
23 April 2015


Apple does the rest of the world a favour

The brilliant, super-cool security experts at Apple have installed a feature in the iOS which turns off all Apple gear within a wi-fi radius.

ASML will flog 15 EUV machines to mysterious "US customer"
Published in News
23 April 2015


Yeah it is probably Intel

ASML, Europe's largest supplier to computer chip makers, will sell 15 of its extreme ultraviolet (EUV) chip etching systems to a "single U.S. customer" who is probably Intel.

Japanese woman punishes love cheat fanboy
Published in News
23 April 2015


In other news an Apple fanboy actually had a real girlfiend

A Japanese woman, who dated an Apple fanboy on the basis that at least he could not get another woman, was shocked to discover that he was cheating on her.

32 core Opteron supports 2P sockets
Published in Processors
23 April 2015


140W max TDP

Opteron processors based on the Zen architecture are coming in 2016 (hopefully) and we expect to see them using 14nm GlobalFoundries' manufacturing process. 

What changed for Qualcomm in 2015?
Published in News
23 April 2015


Opinion: Facing more pressure in every market segment

Qualcomm has been the undisputed heavyweight champion of the smartphone SoC market for years, but being the biggest player in any segment also tends to paint the biggest bullseye on your forehead.

Qualcomm quarterly profit down 46%, misses forecast
Published in Processors
23 April 2015


China fine to blame

Qualcomm’s quarterly profit is down 46% and the chipmaker has missed analysts’ already pessimistic forecasts. 

Fractal Design unveils new Define S PC case
Published in News
22 April 2015


With a new and innovative internal layout

Fractal Design has unveiled its latest Define S PC case, designed to offer enthusiast-oriented features and a silent case without compromising airflow or cooling capabilities.