Huawei entangled in new crisis
Published in News


This one is about Taiwan

Huawei can't get a break – it is too Chinese for the US, but it is too Western for the Chinese.

Nvidia does better than Wall Street expected
Published in Graphics


Core business back to normal

The chipmaker named after a Roman vengeance daemon, Nvidia has surprised the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street by posting results ahead of what analysts expected.

Microsoft throttles Surface Pro 6 and Surface Book 2
Published in PC Hardware


As fast as a Pentium 2

Software King of the World Microsoft appears to be throttling its Surface Pro 6 and Surface Book 2 down to 400 MHz – which is about the speed of an old Pentium 2.

Duke of Edinburgh AI developed
Published in AI


This AI code "looks like it has been made by an Indian"

An Indian based company has been flogging an AI-assisted app development platform which does not use AI and is powered by Indians. The Duke of Edinburgh, the consort to Queen Elizabeth II, once famously said: “It looks as if it was put in by an Indian”, pointing to an old fashioned fuse box on a factory trip to Edinburgh.

Apple sues Corellium for piracy
Published in News


Your product doesn't ship with our "burst into flames" feature

Apple has filed a lawsuit against Corellium, accusing the software company of illegally selling virtual copies of iOS under the guise of helping discover security flaws.

TSMC jumps in to save Moore’s Law
Published in AI


2500 mm2 interposer and 5nm N5P EUV to the rescue

Usually, it is Intel which talks about Moore’s Law, but this time our long-time industry friend Godfrey Cheng at TSMC talked about potential and the future of the world’s finest manufacturing facility.

Possible AMD 3rd gen Threadripper spotted on Geekbench
Published in PC Hardware


Codename Sharkstooth

What appears to be a 3rd generation Ryzen Threadripper CPU based on Zen 2 architecture has been spotted on Geekbench, scoring some impressive single- and multi-threaded numbers.

Powercolor launches custom RX 5700 series cards
Published in Graphics

 
With the RX 5700 XT Red Devil as the flagship

As expected and announced earlier, Powercolor has officially launched its full lineup of custom Radeon RX 5700 series graphics cards, including the standard Red Dragon and the special Red Devil series.

Cisco expects China crisis
Published in News


Trade war fall out

The fallout from US President Donald [Prince of Orange] Trump’s ongoing trade war with China is beginning to hurt US technology suppliers selling into the Chinese market.

Huawei delays folding phone again
Published in Mobiles


Will not make September

Huawei has said that there was "no possibility" that the folding phone will make the September launch date and pushed back delivery for the second time.