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Microsoft CEO Talks About Future in Long Memo
10 Jul 2014 - in News
There are no plans to spin off the Xbox division.
Tom's Hardware Visits STMicroelectronics In Rennes, France
20 Jun 2014 - in Reviews
"French factory," they say, is almost an oxymoron. When was the last time you saw a news story about the success of a manufacturing plant in the land of Beaujolais and Brie? Our French team took a tour of STMicro's operation in Rennes and reports back.
AMD FirePro W9100 Review: Hawaii Puts On Its Suit And Tie
19 May 2014 - in Reviews
AMD's Hawaii GPU makes its appearance in the workstation space as FirePro W9100. Does this £2500 card have what it takes to displace Nvidia's Quadro K6000, or is it a more conservative performer? We throw an exhaustive benchmark suite at it to find out.
Pandora Sued By Sony, Warner Over Copyright Infringement
19 Apr 2014 - in News
The music industry is a total mess.
Turn Your Old Video Games Into Anything at Walmart
19 Mar 2014 - in News
Walmart will soon begin taking your used games for credit.
The Right NAS Strategy: Optimal Use of Central Storage
5 Feb 2014 - in Reviews
NAS devices sport a large feature set and are suitable for many applications. Strategically deployed, they can be an indispensable partner for your enterprise.
Ebuyer Takes Aim at UK High Street
5 Feb 2014 - in News
The company is biding its time before taking the first step.
Dell Asking Employees to Quit
10 Dec 2013 - in News
Looks like Dell is trying to free up some cash.
Less Than Half of Microsoft Employees Approve of Ballmer
2 Nov 2013 - in News
This is according to a Washington Post poll.
HP May Sell webOS Patents
26 Oct 2013 - in News
Sources say HP is trying to sell its mobile patents, including webOS.
Nintendo Ends Wii Production in Japan
24 Oct 2013 - in News
Nintendo is no longer producing Wii consoles.
Dadi Perlmutter to Leave Intel in Early 2014
23 Oct 2013 - in News
His last day will be in February 2014.
Apple Hires Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts to Lead Retail
15 Oct 2013 - in News
Apple's got another fashion guru on board and this one is going to lead retail.
Microsoft Board Wants Bill Gates, Steve Ballmer to Stay
7 Oct 2013 - in News
Microsoft's board of directors will likely re-elect Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer next month despite activist investors.
Microsoft Investors Want Bill Gates Out as Chairman
2 Oct 2013 - in News
Three investors want Gates out as chairman of the board, and are making waves.
Asus, Acer Hint at Possible Merger Talk
22 Sep 2013 - in News
The two Shihs talk about a possible merger of Asus and Acer.
Microsoft Investors Want a "Turnaround" Expert for New CEO
16 Sep 2013 - in News
There's talk that a special Microsoft committee is eying Ford Motor Company CEO Alan Mulally and Computer Sciences Corp CEO Mike Lawrie.
Zuckerberg: Bill Gates Was My Hero
13 Sep 2013 - in News
Mark Zuckerberg takes the stage at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference.
World of Warcraft Revenue Dropped 54% in 7 Months
13 Sep 2013 - in News
Blizzards really needs an in-game store to boost revenue.
Google Executive Departs During "Love Quadrangle" Rumors
29 Aug 2013 - in News
Former Android VP Hugo Barra will serve as Vice President of China's Xiaomi Global in October.
Ballmer's Retirement Was Earlier Than Originally Planned
27 Aug 2013 - in News
Ballmer's retirement is sudden and sooner than originally planned.
World's #1 PC Vendor Sells More Tablets, Phones Than PCs
18 Aug 2013 - in News
In its fiscal quarter ending June 30, Lenovo's biggest money maker was its laptop business.
Buffalo Tech Expands to Buffalo Americas
15 Aug 2013 - in News
The North American branches of Buffalo have merged into one large tech-serving animal.
AMD Opens New Global Design Center
5 Aug 2013 - in News
AMD has opened a new design center as part of phase two of its transformation.
Michael Dell, Special Committee Reach Agreement; Dell Sued
4 Aug 2013 - in News
Michael Dell, Silver Lake Partners and the Special Committee have reached an agreement.
Asus May Offer Smartphones in North America Next Year
3 Aug 2013 - in News
It may not be until 2014 before Asus enters the smartphone arena here in the States.
Dell's Board Rejects Michael Dell's Buyout Bid
1 Aug 2013 - in News
Dell's board likes the money but doesn't want to change the voting rules.
Former Valve Worker Says Weird Paranoia Caused Witch Hunt
12 Jul 2013 - in News
Jeri Ellsworth said the atmosphere at Valve was a lot like high school.
Microsoft CEO Finally Reveals Company Reorganization
11 Jul 2013 - in News
Microsoft is shifting to a "one" mentality.
Ballmer May Reveal Microsoft Restructuring on Thursday
10 Jul 2013 - in News
Steve Ballmer may make Microsoft's reorganization public on Thursday.