Amazon releases 30 per cent thinner kindle
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 14 April 2016 11:07

Amazon releases 30 per cent thinner kindle


Kindle Oasis is available for pre-order for $289.99

While the e-paper book reader's thunder has been stolen by the tablet, e-ink is a lot easer to read and now Amazon has given its Kindle a refresh by scrapping its design and starting with something that can be used one handed.

Shield K1 gets Vulkan update
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 14 April 2016 10:54

Shield K1 gets Vulkan update


The needs of the many

Nvidia has just released an update to its K1 Shield tablet rolling out support for the fledgling Vulkan API.

Gigabyte X99P-SLI gets Thunderbolt 3
Published in Motherboards
Thursday, 14 April 2016 10:39

Gigabyte X99P-SLI gets Thunderbolt 3


First Thunderbolt 3 X99 motherboard blesssed by Intel

Gigabyte has released its X99P-SLI board which it claims is the first Intel Thunderbolt 3 certified X99 motherboard.

Intel makes it easy for you to build a robot army
Published in Wearables


Time to take over the world

Chipzilla is putting a lot of effort into helping people build their own robots and drones at home.

Apple invokes the ancient gods for car business
Published in News


Might have chosen the wrong ones

Apple has been trying to draft ancient gods into its cult to develop its self-driving car.  Like the car it might backfire badly.

Rockstar dismisses Grand Theft Auto’s designer’s lawsuit
Published in Games


Claims it is “bizarre”


The bloke who claims to be behind the multimillion-selling Grand Theft Auto series is suing the publisher Rockstar for reneging on a 2009 royalties deal.

$15 Quark kit goes on sale
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 13 April 2016 12:56

$15 Quark kit goes on sale


Cheapest thing Intel has made

Quark Microcontroller Developer Kit D2000 is going on sale for $15, making it the cheapest thing that Intel has ever made.

iPhone SE is too small and out-of-date
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 13 April 2016 12:01

iPhone SE is too small and out-of-date


Even the Telegraph mocks the iPhone SE


Sometimes even the Tame Apple Press has to admit that Apple has cheated on its promises and the British Telegraph’s review on the iPhone SE is one such example.

Nvidia will launch three cards in June
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 13 April 2016 11:32

Nvidia will launch three cards in June


GP 104-400, GP 104-200 and GP 104-150 based

We already know that Nvidia and its hardware partners will be launching gaming and enthusiast Pascal GeForce GTX 1000 series graphics cards soon and now it looks like we know a little bit more about them.

HTC has announced its cutdown 10 LIfestyle
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 13 April 2016 11:14

HTC has announced its cutdown 10 LIfestyle


For those who can’t afford a perfect 10

HTC is set to offer its cut down version of the HTC 10 in parts of the world which can’t afford the full deal.