Nvidia teams up with Bosch for self-driving cars
Published in News


Smallest AI car supercomputer based on Xavier SoC

Nvidia and Bosch have announced a partnership and unveiled the new AI platform for self-driving cars based on Nvidia's Drive PX platform with upcoming Xavier SoC during the Bosch Connected World conference held in Berlin.

2017 is the year of Gigabit LTE phones
Published in Mobiles


Qualcomm takes the lead

It has been quite some time since Qualcomm announced Snapdragon X16, the world’s first Gigabit LTE modem. The same GigabitLTE Snapdragon X16 modem is now part of the Snapdragon 835 - a 10nm SoC that is about to debut in a dozen high end phones. 

Intel underestimated the AMD Zen Ryzen threat
Published in Processors


Sources close to the matter

Ryzen 7 and now Ryzen 5 have launched and they are putting enormous pressure on Intel in the top-level market segment. After a whole decade, price/performance is definitely on AMD's side and even the upcoming Naples 32 core server part will put enormous pressure on  Intel’s cash cow in the server market. 

AMD officially announces Ryzen 5 CPU lineup
Published in Processors


Shows more Ryzen 5 1600X performance details

AMD has now officially announced the launch date of its Ryzen 5 series CPUs that will be based on its new Zen CPU architecture and using the same AM4 platform. The Ryzen 5 lineup will be available in six- and quad-core SKU, completely unlocked and with enabled SMT (simultaneous multi-threading).

GPU-Z updated to v1.18.0
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Gets support for Radeon RX 500 series

Techpowerup has updated GPU-Z to version 1.18.0, adding support for a couple of new GPUs as well as bringing some new improvements.

iPhone 6S explodes before CCTV cameras
Published in Games


Tame Apple Press says there is nothing to worry about

The Tame Apple Press is playing down CCTV footage of an iPhone 6 Plus exploding.

Apple patents Airbuds tracking your health
Published in Wearables


What do you mean you can do that with a headphone jack?

The fruit tax-dodging cargo cult thinks it has found another reason to stick its expensive Airbuds into your ears.

Germany's first fully integrated 8K IP entertainment service to kick off
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Based around ADVA optical networking gear


ADVA Optical Networking announced that the German digital service provider Exaring has deployed its technology in Germany's first fully integrated platform for IP entertainment services.

Drones showing up weaknesses in missile defence plans
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It is too expensive to shoot them down

The US Patriot missile batteries might be getting more accurate, but cheaply made drones are fast becoming the battle field kings

Macom samples its third generation 16-nanometer FinFET Server-on-a-Chip
Published in Processors


Most powerful ARM


MACOM Connectivity Solutions announced the sampling of its third generation 16-nanometer FinFET Server-on-a-Chip(SoC), X-Gene 3.