Qualcomm thinking about buying AMD
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 16:24

Qualcomm thinking about buying AMD


What will Intel do?

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that Qualcomm may be gearing up to buy a large slice of AMD.

AMD explains why Quantum has Intel chip
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 14:55

AMD explains why Quantum has Intel chip


We sold our soul to Devil's Canyon

AMD's Project Quantum PC system, with graphics powered by two of the new Fiji GPUs may have got the pundits moist but it has been discovered that the beast has Intel inside

Intel slashes five percent of staff
Published in News
Friday, 19 June 2015 12:00

Intel slashes five percent of staff


Things not going that well after all

Chipzilla might be the world leader for chips and squeezing the lift from AMD at the moment, but for some reason it decided to slash five percent of its workforce.

Toshiba shows off Satellite C laptops
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 18 June 2015 15:04

Toshiba shows off Satellite C laptops


All ready for Windows 10

Toshiba is making sure that Windows 10 does not appear with the normal load of old Tosh. It has announced a couple of new Windows 10 laptops.

Intel Skylake to debut in August
Published in Processors
Thursday, 18 June 2015 14:04

Intel Skylake to debut in August


Germany's Gamescom provides the platform

Chipzilla 14nm Skylake processors and 100-series chipsets for desktops are expected to be unveiled in early August at Gamescom in Germany.

Analysts predict an AMD Xilinx merger
Published in News
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 13:15

Analysts predict an AMD Xilinx merger


Fighting off Intel in tandem

Now that Intel and Altera have tied the knot, speculation is rife that AMD is going to merge with Xilinx.

Dual-boot Rikomagic RKM MK36 mini PC reviewed
Published in Reviews


Review: No throttling here

Today we will be taking a look at another Bay Trail mini PC, based on a snappy tablet SoC in a compact chassis.

Chipmakers headed for consolidation
Published in Processors
Monday, 08 June 2015 15:51

Chipmakers headed for consolidation


Internet of things wakes up Credit Suisse

The Internet of Things could do some rather important things for big chipmakers, according to a leading finance outfit.

EVGA shows its Z170 motherboard lineup at Computex
Published in Motherboards


Z170 Classified, Z170 FTW and Z170 Stinger

In addition to the new EVGA Geforce GTX 980 Ti Classified Kingpin Edition graphics card, EVGA has also displayed its upcoming Intel Z170 Express chipset based motherboards for Intel 6th generation Skylake CPUs at Computex 2015 show in Taipei.

Intel talks up Broadwell H improvements
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 02 June 2015 12:21

Intel talks up Broadwell H improvements


Better graphics and video apparently

Chipzilla opened Computex in Taipei today talking up its new augmented Broadwell H range.