Asus brings ROG Strix RTX 2080 Ti OC CoD: Black Ops 4 Edition
Published in Graphics

Limited-edition with 500 units

Asus has unveiled a special, limited-edition RTX 2080 Ti graphics card, under its Republic of Gamers brand, that will bear the Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 insignia on the special triple-fan cooler.

Honor View 20 will pack flagship Kirin 980 SoC
Published in Mobiles

In addition to the 48MP rear camera

According to details that have been spotted online, it appears that the upcoming Honor View 20 could pack Huawei's flagship Kirin 980 SoC, in addition to the rear 48-megapixel camera and the corner hole in-screen selfie camera.

MediaTek formally launches Helio P90 system-on-chip
Published in Mobiles

Full of AI processing goodness

MediaTek has launched the Helio P90 system-on-chip (SoC) featuring APU 2.0, a new-generation architecture for AI processing boost and performance of 1,127GMACs (2.25TOPs).

ThoughtRiver developing AI based CV analysis
Published in AI

Working alongside Professor Ted Briscoe computational linguistics expert

ThoughtRiver, the Cambridge-based leader in contract pre-screening technology, today announced that it has been awarded funding from Innovate UK for a £400,000 development project working alongside Professor Ted Briscoe, a well-known computational linguistics expert at Cambridge University.

If you want to keep your IT staff give them a Christmas bonus
Published in News

Right now

New research has found that if companies want to keep their IT workers in place and stop them from making New Year's resolutions to leave the company, they should give them a bonus in December.

Shamoon takes out 10 percent of Saipem
Published in News

Really dangerous malware

A new variant of the Shamoon malware was discovered on the network of Italian oil and gas contractor Saipem, where it destroyed files on about ten percent of the company's PCs.

Asus CEO resigns
Published in PC Hardware
14 December 2018

Asus CEO resigns

Two CEOS replace him

Asus announced that long-time CEO Jerry Shen is stepping down ahead of "a comprehensive corporate transformation".

Apple hopes to solve China crisis with its brilliant software
Published in Mobiles

Will fix Qualcomm issue with a software update 

Fruity cargo cult Apple believes it can work around the problem of its iPhone ban in China by leaning on its crack team of software experts.

AMD rolls out Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition driver
Published in Graphics

Big major driver update with plenty of new and updated features

AMD has now officially released its latest annual major Radeon Software driver update, which sums up all the performance improvements released earlier this year as well as bringing a plethora of new features, including game and VR streaming.

Amazon finds ARM Graviton processor more efficient
Published in Cloud

Cloudy solutions

Amazon is to deploy an ARM-based Graviton processor. The e-commerce giant says this will lead to cost savings of up 45 per cent for "scale-out" services.