Gigabyte prepares new R9 380X Windforce 2X
Published in Graphics


With custom Windforce 2X cooler 

Gigabyte has revealed its latest Radeon R9 300 series graphics card, the custom Gigabyte R9 380X Windforce 2X.

Khronos Group releases Vulkan 1.0 API
Published in Graphics


Full hard launch

The Khronos Group has now officially released the Vulkan 1.0 API, including all the specifications, conformance tests, SDKs and all other resources.

Puritan British push for smut verification
Published in News


Not something to be Cavalier about


The UK government is carrying on its quest to drag the UK to the Victorian era by insisting the p*rn sites force users to confirm that they are old enough to watch the stuff.

ZX Spectrum is back
Published in Games


Back to the 1980s

Sir Clive Sinclair has today announced a new  handheld games console called the Vega+, which is a look back to his Spectrum days in the early 1980s.

Acer getting into AI
Published in Wearables


Well everyone else has


Acer has announced that it is looking to release some VR products in the first half of 2016.

Intel goes Gaga at Grammys
Published in Processors


Ga-ga-ooh-la-la! Want your bad romance

Intel has teamed up with the woman who bought the world a steak dress, perhaps hoping to create steak and chips.

Microsoft investigates modular PC stack
Published in Notebooks


Just stack up the bits you need

Software giant Microsoft has patented a “modular computing device” that would enable people to put together the exact PC components they want.

ASUS quietly launches 28-inch MG28UQ 4K gaming monitor
Published in Graphics


1ms refresh rate, VESA Adaptive Sync, HDMI 2.0


On Tuesday, ASUS quietly launched the 28-inch MG28UQ, a new 28-inch 4K 3840x2160p 16:9 gaming monitor with rapid 1-millisecond response time to eliminate artifacts and ghosting.

Zopo Speed 8 to launch at MWC 2016
Published in Mobiles


Helio X20 with 4GB RAM

With the Mobile World Congress is just around the corner, word has leaked out that some Chinese manufacturers are planning to launch a clutch of Helio X20 phones at the show.

Toshiba will still make PCs
Published in News


Against all expectations

Troubled Japanise outfit Toshiba has said that it will not be exciting the loss making PC business as many had predicted.