AMD's open source Fury disappointing
Published in Graphics
Monday, 31 August 2015 12:57

AMD's open source Fury disappointing


At least for now

AMD's open source drivers for its Fury platform have proved rather disappointing.

Open Source GPU now out
Published in Graphics
Monday, 31 August 2015 12:53

Open Source GPU now out


Hoping that MIAOW is not a catastrophe

An open saucy general-purpose graphics processor (GPGPU) has been unveiled at the Hot Chips event.

Eugene Kaspersky threatened to "rub out rival"
Published in News


He will sleep with the fishes

The language of the anti-virus industry has always been a little colourful, but Eugene Kaspersky went a little over the top with his godfather impersonation.

VR headsets can improve vision
Published in Wearables
Monday, 31 August 2015 12:44

VR headsets can improve vision


Uncrossing your eyes

A US businessman has found a medical use for VR headsets like occulus.

OpenStack missing important bits says Intel
Published in News


Promises to help it out

Intel has told OpenStack fans that their favourite software is missing some important bits, and it wants to help out.

HTC Vive VR glasses delayed
Published in Wearables
Friday, 28 August 2015 12:58

HTC Vive VR glasses delayed


You probably didn't see that one coming

HTC has announced that is pretty much delaying its Vive VR headset until next year.

Xbox-one Mini me does not exist
Published in Games
Friday, 28 August 2015 12:06

Xbox-one Mini me does not exist


Microsoft denies everything

The dark satanic rumour mill might have been a bit broken when it was announced that Microsoft was about to launch an Xbox-mini.

Semiconductor makers brace for lay-offs
Published in Processors
Friday, 28 August 2015 11:47

Semiconductor makers brace for lay-offs


Fings ain't what they used to be

Semiconductor companies are planning a round of lay-offs in the Far East as sales start to dry up.

Chinese smartphone makers carve up local market
Published in News


Whatever Apple claim

While Apple is claiming it is cleaning up in China, some figures in from the Far East suggest that the market has been carved up by local suppliers.

Google declares war on the EU
Published in News
Friday, 28 August 2015 10:44

Google declares war on the EU


Do your worst 

Google and the EU are on a collision course over the trade bloc's anti-trust charges.