Could Colourful be the next Palit?
Published in Graphics
Monday, 25 May 2015 13:07

Could Colourful be the next Palit?


Chinese GPU card maker catching up fast

The top tier graphics card makers such as Palit and Asustek might be looking over their shoulders at the Chinese based rival Colorful.

Intel leaks Purley details
Published in Processors
Monday, 25 May 2015 11:48

Intel leaks Purley details

 

Not just another Haswell 

Slides about Intel's upcoming Xeon Skylake Platform: Purley have been leaked to the great unwashed.

NSA wanted to hijack the Android store
Published in News


Infect it with Malware

Spooks from all over the world had a cunning plan to crack open apps in the Android Store and infect them with spying malware and launch man in the middle attacks on users..

Samsung plays Chopin
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 25 May 2015 11:26

Samsung plays Chopin


It is not chopsticks

Samsung appears to be working on a high-end device powered by an Intel processor and running Android 5.1 Lollipop.tablet.

Qualcomm tech might make cell towers obsolete
Published in News


LTE direct

Chipmaker Qualcomm is trailing LTE Direct which could bypass cell towers and allow phones to talk directly.

Cirrus Logic makes seriously logical return to TSMC
Published in News


Needs of the many

Cirrus Logic has shifted its orders back to Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) after a high provide move to Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS).

Intel gives Microsoft an Edge
Published in News
Friday, 22 May 2015 11:21

Intel gives Microsoft an Edge


And they can keep him

It is starting to look like the glorious WinTel alliance which once ruled the known world is back together, if you look at what has been the secret sauce behind Microsoft's new Edge Browser it turns out that it is Intel,

Chromebooks sell like hotcakes
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 22 May 2015 11:03

Chromebooks sell like hotcakes


Hotcake makers unavailable for comment

Market research firm Gartner has estimated 7.3 million Chromebooks would be sold this year, thanks mostly to the education industry realising that kids need keyboards rather than touchscreen tablets.

Analyst realises that Apple watch is a lemon
Published in News


Sales forcasts slashed

Analysts have finally started to wake up to the fact that Apple is probably attempting to flog a lemon with its iWatch.

Google, Twitter and Facebook must surrender to Tsar Putin
Published in News


Must grass up his enemies

Russia's media watchdog has ordered Google, Twitter and Facebook to grass up the names and addresses of those who do not like President Vladamir Putin or be shut down.