Transisters will stop shrinking in five years
Published in Processors

 
ITRS gives up

Transistors will stop shrinking in just five years according to the  2015 International Technology Roadmap for Semiconductors.

Sapphire officially unveils RX 480 Nitro+ graphics cards
Published in Graphics


Coming in 4GB and 8GB versions

Sapphire has now officially announced its custom Radeon RX 480 graphics card, the Sapphire RX 480 Nitro+, that will be available in both 4GB and 8GB versions and come with a fully-custom cooler, high factory-overclock and plenty of other features.

Super Talent announces the new Nova PCIe U.2 SSD
Published in Memory


Based on MLC NAND and U.2 PCIe interface 

Super Talent has announced its newest Nova SSD lineup that will be available in capacities ranging from 120GB to 1920GB and PCIe 3.0 x4 U.2 interface.

Turks by-pass government Twitter ban
Published in News


Getting the message out

While the Turkish government is desperate to stop its citizens talking about the coup, its brutal crackdown afterwards and Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s corruption, it is fighting an uphill battle.

Apple shared user's iTunes sales data with Homeland Security
Published in News


Only protects terrorists not pirates

Apple’s claim that it protects user data from the authorities appears to be somewhat selective.

Galaxy Note 7 will have a smaller battery
Published in Mobiles


Premature leak

Mobile outfit South Korea Telecom has accidently leaked the spec of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 which shows it has a smaller than expected battery.

LG scores Toyota deal
Published in Wearables


Good news away from the smartphone bear pit

LG has signed a deal with Toyota  to supply telematics components for Toyota's upcoming connected vehicles. The deal is good news for LG which needs to step back a bit from smartphones.

New version of Gorilla Glass is out
Published in News


Glass 5 can survive a fall 80 per cent of the time

Corning has just released a new version of its Gorilla Glass which it says can handle a drop onto rough surfaces 80 per cent of the time

Amazon loses a big customer over counterfeiting
Published in News


Birkenstock says its sandals are made for walking

Online retailer Amazon is losing one of its biggest suppliers because it has been unable to tackle counterfeiting on the site.

Apple’s poor sales drag down Smartwatch industry
Published in Wearables


Sanity starting to be restored

After dragging up the smart watch industry thanks to its legions of fanboys who will buy any old rubbish provided it has an Apply logo, Jobs’ Mob is causing it all to crash again.