AMD announces glorious five year plan
Published in Processors
30 March 2015


GPU and APUs for everyone

AMD shared its glorious five year long GPU and APU roadmap with the world for the first time.

Blackberry posts profit shock
Published in Mobiles
30 March 2015


We are juiced up after all

The cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street choked on their double expresso lattes this morning after hearing that the much written off BackBerry posted a surprise quarterly profit.

Apple sucks up to gold iwatch buyers
Published in Wearables
30 March 2015


Always believe in your soul, you've got the power to know, you're indestructable

Fruity cargo cult Apple is apparently planning to butter up those people who are so stupidly rich they think that a £13,500 gold iWatch is a good idea.

Pebble rocks kickstarter again
Published in Wearables
30 March 2015


Most successful project ever

Maker of a smartwatch Pebble's latest Kickstarter project  has done extremely well and raised a total of $20,338,986 from 78,471 backers.

Open Source Github under Chinese attack
Published in News
30 March 2015


Sauce fight

Open source coding site GitHub said it was fending off a days-long DoS attack that had caused intermittent outages for the social coding site.

Intel set to buy Altera
Published in News
30 March 2015


Shares surge

Shares in Chipzilla have surged after the news leaked that it is trying to buy fellow chipmaker Altera for a cool $10 billion.

Tegra X1 Shield portable in works
Published in Games
30 March 2015


Right next to Shield console

Our eagle eyed colleagues have spotted a new devices that is coming from Nvidia, and this might be the first hint of a Shield portable successor. 

AMD Greenland HBM graphics coming next year
Published in Graphics
30 March 2015


In 2016 APU design

The world is still expecting the birth of the High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) boosted Fiji GPU, and the first cards based on the new chip should launch in late June, or the end of Q2 2015 if you prefer. 

Shocka: Huawei uses 8 Cortex-A53 cores on high-end part
Published in Processors
30 March 2015


Cheaper and more efficient

Huawei has dispensed with big Cortex-A57 cores in favour of tweaked Cortex-A53 cores on its new flagship SoC. 

Are Intel and Microsoft crippling stick PCs?
Published in News
29 March 2015


Opinion: New form factor lacks support

Intel recently announced its first stick PC, but at the same time the chipmaker and Microsoft aren’t doing much to promote the new form factor. In fact, it seems like they don’t want stick PCs around.