Lenovo releases Skylake gear
Published in Notebooks


Seven new destops, laptops and tablets

Lenovo announced seven new desktops, laptops and tablets across its ideacentre and ideapad sub-brands.

Acer thumps Nvidia on its shield
Published in Notebooks


Predator 8 tablet for gamers

While the tablet market shrinks faster than Ant Man in a cold bath, Acer thinks that it can score a few points of Nvidia's Shield with an Android gaming tablet.

Gamers can save the planet by tweaking
Published in Games


Berkeley researchers investigate energy use

Computer gamers could save a fortune, and the planet if they tweaked their machines a bit better.

SSD sales increase slighty
Published in News


Latest Trend Focus figures

Despite a shrinking PC market, unit shipments for SSD's increased, according to a new report.

Gigabyte releases Skylake gaming notebooks
Published in Notebooks


Gaming series

Gigabyte has released a gaming notebook range which is packed full of Skylake goodness.

Lenovo's Phab Plus available in China
Published in Mobiles


When we were Phab

Lenovo Phab plus has been officially launched in China. The phone is available from China Mobile, China Telecom and China Unicom, but is not clear if it will be available globally.

Samsung announces Tizen watch
Published in News


Gear 2 gives Apple a run for its money

Samsung has officially announced its new smartwatch which it has based on its own Tizen operating system.

Google working on 4K codec
Published in Graphics


VP10 uses half the bandwidth

Search engine Google is working on a new video codec which can deliver Ultra HD 4K using half the bandwidth of VP9 and a quarter of the bandwidth of H.264.

Server shipments grow
Published in News
01 September 2015

Server shipments grow


Gartner's latest report warns of a slowing

Beancounters at Gartner have added up the numbers and divided by their shoe size and decided that server shipments have grown by eight per cent.

AMD shows off hardware-based GPU virtualisation
Published in Graphics


Can allow 15 virtualised desktops

AMD is showing off a new hardware-based GPU virtualisation tech.