Samsung announces Tizen watch
Published in News
02 September 2015


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.

3rd Generation Thermostat Launched
Published in Wearables
01 September 2015


Slightly better

First there was the Nest intelligent thermostat. Then there was Nest intelligent 2nd generation thermostat. You guessed it, Nest launched an improved 3rd generation intelligent thermostat and it costs just $249.

Seagate Storing the World's Data
Published in News
01 September 2015


8TB drives at the ready

After a series of unfortunate rankings among its peers in HDD production space, Seagate is turning to humongous drive capacity. 8TB drives sampling to key clients today, slated for wide availability later this year.

AMD releases new Catalyst 15.8 Beta drivers
Published in Graphics
01 September 2015


Brings Oculus 0.7 SDK support and game optimization

AMD has released its newest Catalyst 15.8 Beta drivers which add support for recently released graphics cards, integrates Oculus 0.7 SDK and brings performance optimizations and fixes for some games.

Google working on 4K codec
Published in Graphics
01 September 2015


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


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.

Nvidia releases new Geforce 355.82 WHQL drivers
Published in Graphics
01 September 2015


Game Ready drivers for Metal Gear Solid V and Mad Max

Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 355.82 WHQL Game Ready drivers for the two new games, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain and Mad Max.

AMD shows off hardware-based GPU virtualisation
Published in Graphics
01 September 2015


Can allow 15 virtualised desktops

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

Android Wear now works with iPhones
Published in Wearables
01 September 2015


Liberate yourself from the iWatch

Apple users who have realized that owning an iWatch is a liability are being given the chance to upgrade to more sensible technology.

Gigabyte rolls out premium SFF gaming PC motherboard
Published in Motherboards
01 September 2015


Z170N-Gaming 5 gets G1 status

Gigabyte has rolled out its premium SFF gaming PC motherboard that supports 6th generation Core processors, the Z170N-Gaming 5.