Powercolor officially unveils the RX 480 Red Devil
Published in Graphics

Coming on July 29

Powercolor has now officially unveiled its fully-custom Radeon RX 480 graphics card that will bear the mark of its Devil series, the Powercolor Red Devil RX 480.

Asustek raises prices in UK
Published in News

Blame Boris, Grove and Farage

UK Asustek customers will have to pay more for their hardware after the Brexit vote decimated the pound.

Android Nougat will not boot if you have malware
Published in Mobiles

Compulsory boot check

The newest version of Android has a compulsory boot check which will prevent you starting your phone if you have malware installed.

Last VHS machine made this month
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End of an error

While most of the world gave up on VHS years ago, after the arrival of the DVD, there had been a small number of VHS machines still being made.

China backs the Imperialist publishers
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Bans ad-blocker plus

The Chinese authorities, which are not famous for Kowtowing to big business appear to have surrendered to the demands of the western publishers and blocked Ad-block plus.

Blackberry "disturbed" by Apple's encrypt everything policy
Published in Mobiles

It's not a family affair

Blackberry boss John Chen has said he is "disturbed" by Apple's tough approach to encryption and user privacy, warning that the firm's attitude is harmful to society.

Saudi Arabia pronounces a fatwah on Pokemon
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Dark satanic acts by global masonry apparently

Saudi Arabian clerics have renewed a 15-year-old ban on Pokemon as the “satanic game” starts to possess the rest of the world.

Qualcomm stock soars on great quarter
Published in Mobiles

Revenues, income and stock rise five percent

Qualcomm has had a better than expected results in its Q3 earnings, beating street and even its own estimates. 

Plenty of Geforce GTX 1060s available in Europe
Published in Graphics

Starting at €279 and going as high €349

We decided to check on the European availability of Nvidia's latest Pascal addition to the Geforce lineup, the Geforce GTX 1060, and it appears that there are plenty of them available from the usual suspects, ranging from €279 to €349.

The iViz Snapdragon 600 ultrasound tablet saves lives
Published in Mobiles

The SonoSite portable iViz ultrasound system

Technology can save lives,  and i was interested to learn that Fujifilm Sonosite had developed a Snapdragon 600 based portable iViz ultrasound system that saved five soldiers' lives in Afghanistan.