LG G5 has full metal jacket
Published in Mobiles

Coming in Q1 2016

Early in the next quarter LG plans to reveal its G5 in a nice shiny new full metal body. 

Knights Landing Lands
Published in Processors

14nm process with 3D Tri-Gate transistors

Intel has started sending out its Knight's Landing version of Xeon Phi and this one has a 72-core coprocessor solution manufactured on a 14nm process using shiny new 3D Tri-Gate transistors.

Bethesda’s Fallout 4 sold 12 million
Published in Games

More than $750 million in a day

Post-apocalyptic Fallout 4 game has sold 12 million copies in just 24 hours. The Call of Duty Black Ops 3  generated $550 million in 72 hours and fell to second place on the 2015 best seller list. 

Beginning of a new Chip giant
Published in Processors

Tsinghua Unigroup's glorious five year plan

Move over Qualcomm there is a new chip giant in town and it will be number three in five years.

Morgan Stanley tests ARM on its datacentres
Published in Processors

AppliedMicro flavour

Finance outfit Morgan Stanley has been testing AppliedMicro ARM processors for its data centres and come back with shedloads of real world experience.

Acer releases two professional 34-inch monitors in the US
Published in News

With ultra-wide 2560x1080 and 3440x1440 panels

Acer has launched two new 34-inch ultra-wide monitors in the US which are aimed at professionals, the Acer B346C and the Acer B346CK.

Nvidia gets atomic
Published in Graphics

Models hundreds of atoms at once

Nvidia is claiming that its Tesla GPUs can speed up a key atom modelling software used by scientists of study the atomic level of materials.

Steam OS is worse than Windows
Published in News

Not the brave new hope claimed

Benchmarks for Valve’s Steam machines are out and it does not look like the Linux powered OS is stacking up well against Windows.

Samsung to mass-produce IoT platform
Published in Network

Release  early next year

Samsung Electronics is to mass-produce open-type IoT platform starting from early 2016.

Chinese site leaks Broadwell-E details
Published in Processors

One more SKU than Haswell-E

A Chinese website has leaked details about Broadwell-E which sounds pretty plausible.