Blackberry doing well
Published in News
Friday, 24 June 2022 12:02

Blackberry doing well


Apparently it has become more cybersecurity

BlackBerry reported its first-quarter results, beating analysts’ expectations, thanks to its cybersecurity business.

Intel delays plant start in Ohio
Published in News
Friday, 24 June 2022 11:58

Intel delays plant start in Ohio


It apparently depends on the taxpayer

While many of us thought that Intel’s dedication to chip plant building might have something to do with saving its own financial bacon it appears that the company will not go ahead with the plan unless the taxpayer bankrolls it.

Intel and AMD’s next battle could be interesting for gamers
Published in PC Hardware


3D V-cache versus increased clock speeds

The next-generation CPUs could be an interesting time for gamers as Intel and AMD square off with some different concepts.

Apple increases music charges for students
Published in News


It is not as if they are listening to real music anyway

Fruity cargo cult Apple has decided to jack up the monthly fee it charges kids to listen to its music service.

Intel’s Arc requirement puzzles
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 24 June 2022 11:47

Intel’s Arc requirement puzzles


Apparently it must have an optimised BAR

Intel has published a puzzling requirement for its Arc GPUs – apparently the PCIe Resiable BAR (ReBAR) feature must be enabled for "optimal" performance.

Milan-based RCS Lab hacked Apple and Android
Published in Mobiles


Too sexy from Milan

An Italian company's hacking tools were good enough to take down Apple and Android smartphones in Italy and Kazakhstan, according to Google.

Italians say struffoli to Google Analytics
Published in News


You can’t transfer data to the US

The Italian data protection authority has found a local web publisher's use of Google analytics is non-compliant with EU data protection rules because it transfers data to a third-world country, which lacks a civilized legal framework.

Intel Arc launches in Asia to a big of a yawn
Published in PC Hardware


Barely to compete with AMD’s RX 6400

Chipzilla has released its Arc Alchemist GPU lineup in Asia only to find reviewers unenthused.

Raptor Lake will support older DDR4 RAM
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 23 June 2022 11:25

Raptor Lake will support older DDR4 RAM


Leaked list of Asrock Z790 and H770 motherboards reveals

It appears that Intel’s 13th Gen Raptor Lake will continue to support DDR4.

Tesla losing billions in China crisis
Published in Transportation
Thursday, 23 June 2022 11:24

Tesla losing billions in China crisis


Musk’s mastery on show

Tesla’s new car factories in Texas and Berlin are "losing billions of dollars" as they struggle to increase production because of a shortage of batteries and China port issues, according to Chief Executive Elon Musk.