In our Kaveri review, we discussed HSA and that Kaveri brings many exciting hardware features such as true CPU/GPU shared memory (hUMA) and others such as heterogeneous queueing (hQ). However, at launch they were not really exposed in the drivers. Show More Summary
Worlds away from Warcraft Game Theory Up until now, there had been only one MMO in my life, but now I think I might have to become polyamorous. The Elder Scrolls Online beta has had me up every night recently, bashing my way to level 10 so I can PvP in my nifty lava spike armour.…
Tiny wearable device weighs just 17 GRAMS... Japanese boffins have unveiled a prototype of a tiny 17 gram PC which can be worn like an earring and operated by facial expression.…
There are many options in the market for users wanting to interact with HTPCs and media streamers. In this short piece, we review the keyboard / trackball / touchpad options from IOGEAR and SIIG and look at how they stack up against one of the most popular products in the category, the Logitech K400.
Smart rear-view mirror gets its debut at LeMans. On passenger cars, a flip of a switch makes it a mirror again.
A departure from the normal tech news, but for those not keeping tabs on the phenomenon Twitch Plays Pokemon, it is an interesting social experiment via the Twitch platform. Users are encouraged to help enter commands into the chat box to control around Red from the first generation of the Pokémon games. Show More Summary
The 7-inch IdeaTab A1000L features a dual-core processor and Android 4.1, along with 8GB of storage. It's 512MB of RAM is pretty low for a tablet these days, but should be fine for light use. You shouldn't expect to play the latest games with these specs, but you'll be able to run Angry Birds, play YouTube clips and check your email with no complaints.
Seven percent of the world's Bitcoins have apparently been stolen right out from under the noses of Mt. Gox, costing its over 100,00 account holders nearly half a billion dollars. How did it happen?
Bold plan calls for a battery factory with capacity 50 times greater than Tesla’s 2013 sales. Tesla would also sell batteries for solar, wind power timeshifting. But what about Apple? Is a possible merger in the works? Could Musk be Apple's next visionary CEO?
It has been 16 months since our last power supply review, but the long wait is finally over. We have a new PSU and cases editor, and this is the first of many new PSU reviews to come. The first PSU to hit our new testing lab is the S12G 650W from Seasonic. Show More Summary
After a lengthy hiatus, we're back with a new PSU and case reviewer. As we kick off our revised power supply testing and reviews, we wanted to cover the fundamentals of how we test and what to expect. Some of this is still a work inShow More Summary
Incredibly expensive 'dustbin' computer's deliveries delayed It's the high-end desktop that's been likened to Darth Vader's dustbin. But not even the Force can help fanbois get their hands on a Mac Pro – because Apple has yet again pushed back its delivery date.…
Faced with poor adoption of Windows 8, and no clear sign that matters will improve any time soon, Microsoft is thinking about releasing a free or low-cost version of Windows 8.1 called "Windows 8.1 with Bing." The theory is that, byShow More Summary
The GSMA's Mobile World Congress, held in Barcelona each year, is the largest mobile industry conference in the world. It used to be a rather small affair, but thanks to the truly insane growth of the mobile industry over the last 10 years, MWC is now one of the largest conferences in the world. Show More Summary
A newly released Snowden doc shows that GCHQ collects millions of webcam conversations in America and elsewhere -- with help from NSA
Soon they'll send them to Japanese pals using Babelfish-like social network feature One of the features of the Fujitsu Stylistic phone, a device targeted at the older French market and sold by Orange France, is its dedicated social network. Show More Summary
El Reg gaming mistress given sneak peek at the dev's EU HQ Preview Kerrigan is hunting me down and the Zerg are swarming. Praise the Earth Mother – Chen materialises to rescue me with his Brewmaster skills and calm me down with a tankard of Thunderbrew. Show More Summary
For serious gamers an elite gaming rig is a necessity, but anyone who’s shopped for one knows that it can get expensive. That’s why we were pretty excited that Dell dropped a huge coupon on a souped up XPS 8700 Special Edition desktop, cutting the price for this unit to $1000 for the first time.This…
The Galaxy S5 is on the way this April with improved specs and revamped software. Can Samsung's new flagship best the iPhone 5S?
Microsoft and the OpenGL working group have both announced plans to bring close-to-metal APIs home for DIrectX and OpenGL. Where does that leave AMD's Mantle?