Frank Azor joins AMD as Chief Architect of Gaming Solutions
Published in News

Major talent win for AMD

AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, confirmed that Frank Azor is now part of AMD's team as he joins the company as Chief Architect of Gaming Solutions.

Russian hackers attack Bulgarians
Published in News

Ghost of Krum the Horrible stirs

Russia has turned on one of its most subservient cold-war allies after the country decided to purchase of new F-16 fighter jets from the United States.

Apple downgrades harddrive speeds
Published in PC Hardware

Technology is moving too fast for Apple

Apple today announced updates to the MacBook Air and 13-inch MacBook Pro and while the Tame Apple Press enthuses about price drops the fact that Jobs Mob is moving to older and slower technology is not getting much of a mention.

Intel’s Pohoiki Beach simulates eight million neurons
Published in PC Hardware

AI tasks 1,000 times faster than CPUs.

Intel [remember them?] has unveiled a new AI system codenamed "Pohoiki Beach," a 64-chip computer capable of simulating 8 million neurons in total.

AI is a computer power bugbear
Published in News

Keeps Facebook’s AI expert awake at night

Facebook's AI initiatives, VP Jerome Pesenti (left) has warned that AI demands an increasing amount of compute power and it is keeping him awake at night worrying about it.

Broadcom will not buy Symantec
Published in News

Too pricy

Broadcom has kicked the tyres of security outfit Symantec but walked out of the showroom after failing to agree a price.

World growing smart cities
Published in IoT

Just add some magic beans

Cities around the world are increasingly becoming dependent on technology and Smart Cities are growing fast according to John Williams, Head of Marketing at Instant Offices

Internet screen time is depressing teens
Published in News

Better to have them playing computer games

Screen time -- and social media in particular -- is linked to an increase in depressive symptoms in teenagers, according to a new study by researchers at Montreal's Sainte-Justine Hospital.

Asus ROG Phone II pictured
Published in Mobiles

Snapdragon 855 Plus phone comes July 23

The Snapdragon 855 Plus phone era is starting on the July 27th with the launch of the Asus ROG Phone II.

Xiaomi Mi A3 arrives tomorrow
Published in Mobiles

Pure Android experience

Tomorrow July 17th at 1 PM Central European Time, Xiaomi Spain will sell the Xiaomi A3 phone. A few recent leaks revealed that the phone comes with an updated Snapdragon 665 chipset and Spanish customers will be able to pick it up without a shipping fee for the first 24 hours.