Ryzen 7 2700X and Ryzen 5 2600X Overclock to 5.88 GHz
Published in PC Hardware

Sadly needed exotic cooling

Two of AMD's upcoming second-generation Ryzen processors have already been overclocked to more than 5.8GHz and beyond.

Intel shares plan to use the GPU for security
Published in PC Hardware


Threat Detection Technology

Chipzilla has been sharing some of its ideas to use the GPU to detect new classes of threats.

Vivendi defends its cunning plan for Telecom Italia
Published in News


The Italians need stability

French media group Vivendi defended its cunning plan for the creaking and out-of-date Telecom Italia claiming that it is best placed as the number one shareholder to provide stability for the former monopoly.

French build new encryption based messaging
Published in News


Saying "non" to nasty foreign roast beef-eating encryption with "superior" french tech


The French government is building an encrypted messenger service to ease fears that foreign entities could spy on private conversations between top officials.

Microsoft builds own Linux kernel
Published in IoT
Tuesday, 17 April 2018 11:01

Microsoft builds own Linux kernel


To run secure IoT – not bad for what it used to call "cancer"

Software king of the world Microsoft has knocked up its own version of the Linux kernal to run a secure end-to-end IoT product that focuses on microcontroller-based devices.

ZTE kicked out of the US
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 17 April 2018 10:51

ZTE kicked out of the US


Seven-year ban

Chinese electronics giant ZTE has been effectively kicked out of the US for seven years after admitting to trading with North Korea and Iran.

Google's AR can see cancer
Published in AI
Tuesday, 17 April 2018 10:41

Google's AR can see cancer

 
Still no cure for Google

Google boffins have been telling the American Association for Cancer Research's annual meeting, that they have come up with a prototype of an augmented reality microscope that could be used to help physicians diagnose cancer patients.

Oracle expects cloud use to grow
Published in News
Monday, 16 April 2018 12:21

Oracle expects cloud use to grow


Oracle expansion is cool for Catz

Despite upsetting Wall Street with its lacklustre returns from cloud sales, Oracle's CEO Safra Catz  claims that she expects an acceleration in the company’s cloud business.

Qualcomm reapplies to the Chinese anti-trust watchdog over NXL
Published in PC Hardware


Buying more time for trade war to be resolved

Qualcomm is to refile its application with the Chinese government to clear its $44 billion takeovers of NXP Semiconductors giving regulators more time to decide on the deal and averting its collapse.

Nigerian Microsoft network engineer helped launder money
Published in News


Money was stolen using Reventon ransomware.

A Nigerian-born Microsoft network engineer is facing federal charges in Florida for helping launder cash obtained from victims of the Reventon ransomware.