Top vole declares AI “newest wave of creation”
Published in AI


We are now gods

Head of Microsoft AI, Mustafa Suleyman, told the gathered throngs at TED 2024 that artificial intelligence (AI) was "the newest wave of creation since the start of life on Earth.”

AMD’s new chips might have a slower video RAM than Nvidia
Published in News


But that might not be a bad thing

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell-on-earth yarn claiming that AMD’s coming chips might ship with a slower Video RAM than its Nvidia equivalents.

CP/M’s 50th anniversary
Published in News
Wednesday, 24 April 2024 11:21

CP/M’s 50th anniversary


If it had not been for Windows, things would have been so different

This week marks the 50th anniversary of computer visionary Gary Kildall showcasing CP/M, the first personal computer operating system to achieve commercial success.

Engineers fix Voyager One
Published in News
Wednesday, 24 April 2024 11:08

Engineers fix Voyager One


More than just turning it off and on again

NASA engineers have managed to fix Voyager One using some pretty clever workaround which would cause many helpdesks to hang their heads in shame.

Vision Pro falls off a cliff
Published in IoT
Wednesday, 24 April 2024 10:52

Vision Pro falls off a cliff

You probably were not expecting this

Jobs's Mob's latest gizmo, the Vision Pro, is already hitting the buffers before it's even had a chance to flop internationally.

Apple’s China crisis continues
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 24 April 2024 10:35

Apple’s China crisis continues


Meltdown to the centre of the earth.

The Fruity cargo-cult Apple’s woes in what used to be a significant market are continuing, according to the latest findings from Counterpoint Research.

Samsung sings of new AI-flavoured NAND
Published in News
Wednesday, 24 April 2024 09:42

Samsung sings of new AI-flavoured NAND


Mass production

Samsung Electronics has announced that it has started mass production for its one-terabit (Tb) triple-level cell (TLC) 9th-generation vertical NAND (V-NAND).

Microsoft launches a small AI for SMEs
Published in News
Tuesday, 23 April 2024 11:18

Microsoft launches a small AI for SMEs


It does not need vast amounts of data

Microsoft announced a cost-effective, small-language artificial intelligence model that can create content creation and create social media posts while using smaller amounts of data.

AI on phones might be a bad idea
Published in AI
Tuesday, 23 April 2024 11:12

AI on phones might be a bad idea


Power hungry

While the likes of Apple are trying to stuff something called AI onto its iPhones, there is a downside to the technology that no one appears to have considered – AI takes up a lot of charge.

AMD rolling out new adaptive SoCs
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 23 April 2024 10:59

AMD rolling out new adaptive SoCs


Versal AI Edge Series Gen 2

AMD’s rolling out a couple of new adaptive SoCs – the Versal AI Edge Series Gen 2 for AI-powered embedded systems and the Versal Prime Series Gen 2 for more traditional embedded systems.