Nvidia Quadro powers through 8K with ease
Published in News


NVIDIA professional cards already push out 8K content

Quadro cards have no problems assisting production teams in working on 8K content.

Semiconductor capital spending will increase
Published in Processors


Everyone wants a pizza the action

The divination division of analyst firm Gartner have been consulting the entrails and decided that worldwide semiconductor capital spending is projected to increase 10.2 percent  to US$77.7 billion in 2017.

Xiaomi sees soaring sales
Published in Mobiles


Up 58 percent on last year as Apple slips

Chinese vendor Xiaomi Technology saw its smartphone shipments soar 58 percent  on year to 23.2 million units fn the second quarter of 2017.

Desktop sales expected to pick up
Published in News


Thanks to AMD and Intel

While desktop demand was rubbish in the first half of 2017, it expected to start growing in the third quarter driven by new products from AMD and Intel for the gaming and high-end desktop markets.

Mozilla wants to make Firefox great again
Published in News


Does not really say how


Mozilla Chief Executive Chris Beard claims that the outfit is set to make Mozilla great again, although he does not say if it will finally get around to fixing the memory problem which has always blighted the browser.

US government arrests “WannaCry” saviour
Published in News


Reward from a grateful nation

US authorities have decided that that the British guy who saved the world from the “wanna cry” malware is a criminal and arrested him.

Memory supply too tight to mention
Published in Memory


Transcend warns of growing prices


DRAM and NAND flash memory chip prices will rise as supply remains tighter than a jar of peanut butter at a squirrel convention.

AMD RX Vega 64/56 cards close to GTX 1080/1070
Published in Graphics


Waiting for the final driver

According to our sources, the performances of AMD's upcoming RX Vega 64 and RX Vega 56 graphics cards are close to Nvidia Geforce GTX 1080 and GTX 1070.

Toshiba goes it alone on Fab 6
Published in News


Got no friends any more

Toshiba has said that it will start construction of its Fab 6 in Japan's Mie prefecture without the help of any of its usual suspects of partners.

Coffee Lake needs a new motherboard
Published in Processors


ASRock confirms it

ASRock tweeted from its official account that Intel's forthcoming Coffee Lake processors will not work with existing 200-series motherboards.