Hard-drives on their way out
Published in News
Wednesday, 04 May 2016 13:31

Hard-drives on their way out


SSD is king


HDD shipments across the board for all HDD applications were down 12.3 per cent over the prior quarter, despite the fact that the average HDD capacities increased.

ADATA sticks some LEDs in its RAM
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 04 May 2016 12:28

ADATA sticks some LEDs in its RAM


Add a bit of Dazzle

ADATA is planning a new line of DDR4 memory modules with LED strips that light up the upper edges of XPG Dazzle heat spreaders.

Intel might have just killed Microsoft’s mobile dreams
Published in Processors


Pulling out has left Redmond high and dry

Intel pulling out of the mobile business has left Microsoft’s mobile dreams in trouble.

EU global roaming slashed by 75 per cent
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 04 May 2016 11:59

EU global roaming slashed by 75 per cent


If UK leaves EU they will have to pay more

The European Union cut roaming rates by as much as 75 per cent. The new roaming rates will apply to all phones users until June of next year when they will be completely abolished.

AMD releases new range of SSDs
Published in News
Wednesday, 04 May 2016 11:43

AMD releases new range of SSDs


Radeon-themed

AMD has released a new lineup of Radeon-themed SSDs, which it claims combines great value with good performance.

Samsung denies OLED by next year
Published in News
Wednesday, 04 May 2016 10:59

Samsung denies OLED by next year


But might have something else up its sleeve

Samsung has rejected a claim from the OLED Association predicting that it would reintroduce an OLED TV lineup in 2017.

India tells Apple to go away
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 04 May 2016 10:40

India tells Apple to go away


As one market shuts, another market closes

Apple's bid to replace its Chinese market with India has received a swift kick in the nadgers from the Indian government.

“Jesus” thrown out of Apple Store and arrested
Published in News


Wrong religion beardie

A bloke who is known as the “Philly Jesus” was arrested for disorderly conduct after refusing to leave an Apple Store in Philadelphia.

Nvidia teases Pascal
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 03 May 2016 13:56

Nvidia teases Pascal


"Order of 10" with a side order of chips

Nvidia has set up a website designed to tease the release of its Pascal-based graphics cards.

HP releases new Pavilion x360 range
Published in Notebooks
Tuesday, 03 May 2016 13:38

HP releases new Pavilion x360 range


Do not break the bank

The maker of expensive printer ink, HP announced a series of new laptops for the back-to-school market or anyone who is looking for a two-in-one that won't hurt the bank balance.