Smart TV’s vulnerable to wireless hack
Published in News


Spyware uses rogue DVB-T


A security hole in smart TVs which allows a hacker to take over devices using rogue DVB-T (Digital Video Broadcasting -- Terrestrial) signals, get root access on the smart TV has worried a Swiss cyber security expert.

Nearly a fifth of Chinese smartphones are fake
Published in Mobiles


And a quarter of video game consoles


If you are fond of buying cheap smartphones and games consoles from China then you should be aware that a big chunk of them are fake.

Online security is getting worse
Published in News


IBM warning


Biggish Blue has issued a warning about the poor state of online security and claimed that things are getting worse.

EVGA shows off new GTX 1080 Ti SC2/FTW3 Elite versions
Published in Graphics


Custom color shroud and exclusive to Elite Members

EVGA has unveiled new color shrouds for its GTX 1080 Ti SC2 and GTX 1080 Ti FTW3 that will be available as Elite Member Exclusive offer.

GigabitLTE is all about average speeds
Published in Mobiles


Average speeds can double


We had a chance to see the GigabitLTE working at speeds up to 930 Mbps and upload speeds of 127.5 Mbps which is definitely the fastest that we’ve ever seen. But despite the fascination with the top speed, it is more important that GigabitLTE will significantly increase  average speeds. 

MediaTek Helio X30 scores 5750 in Geekbench
Published in Mobiles


Dramatic jump from Helio X20

MediaTek is expected to bring the Helio X30 deca-core in 10nm based devices to the market in the next few months and we've already got some initial numbers where the company compares the X30 with last years Helio X20. 

Samsung says its Galaxy S8 and S8+ flagships are go. Go
Published in Mobiles


Infinity Display, 10nm SoCs and recongizable design

After months of endless rumors, leaks, and predictions, Samsung has now officially unveiled its flagship Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ flagship smartphones.

AMD 16/12-core Ryzen SKU is probably a multi-chip module
Published in Processors


Two 8/6-core Ryzen dies stitched together

According to recent rumors, AMD could be preparing its response to Intel's high-end desktop (HEDT) lineup by launching 16- and 12-core desktop processors based on the same Ryzen CPU architecture but on a much larger socket, and according to fresh reports, these could be based on a multi-chip module design with two dies stitched together.

AMD expects Vega to give Nvidia a good kicking in the notebooks
Published in Notebooks


Smaller footprints


In a move which will get the Nvidia fanboys jolly cross, AMD has said that its new Vega line-up will actually compete with their favourite chip maker in the notebook market.

Bye-bye movie screen
Published in News


Samsung has come up with a 34-foot 4K LED screen


Samsung has released a new 34 foot Cinema Screen which can deliver 4K images.