THE ASROCK Z370 TAICHI MOTHERBOARD REVIEW: COMPETITIVE AT $220, AGGRESSIVE AT $190

The Z370 Taichi, like the X299 Taichi and previous generations, comes fully featured and ready to rock out of the box. Not defined...

Western Digital Begins to Sample QLC BiCS4: 1.33 Tbit 96-Layer 3D NAND

WESTERN DIGITAL BEGINS TO SAMPLE QLC BICS4: 1.33 TBIT 96-LAYER 3D NAND

Western Digital has started sampling its 96-layer 3D NAND chips featuring QLC architecture that stores four bits per cell. The chip...

 
 
 
Corning Announces Gorilla Glass 6 for Smartphones, Doubles Durability

CORNING ANNOUNCES GORILLA GLASS 6 FOR SMARTPHONES, DOUBLES DURABILITY

Corning this week introduced its next-generation Gorilla Glass 6 cover glass for smartphones that promises to double durability when...

Corning Unveils Gorilla Glass DX and Gorilla Glass DX+ for Wearables

CORNING UNVEILS GORILLA GLASS DX AND GORILLA GLASS DX+ FOR WEARABLES

Corning has introduced its new Gorilla Glass DX and DX+ protective glass substrates designed specifically for wearables and featuring...

 
 
 
HP Unveils Z2 Mini G4 SFF Workstations: Up to Six-Core Xeons, Pro GPUs

HP UNVEILS Z2 MINI G4 SFF WORKSTATIONS: UP TO SIX-CORE XEONS, PRO GPUS

HP this week upgraded its miniature Z2 Mini workstation with the latest Intel's Core and Xeon E processors with up to six cores as...

Xilinx Acquires DeepPhi Tech ML Startup

XILINX ACQUIRES DEEPPHI TECH ML STARTUP

Xilinx this week announced that it had taken over DeepPhi Technology, a machine learning startup from China. Deep Phi has been using...

 
 
 
Western Digital to Shut Down HDD Manufacturing Facility, Increase Production of SSDs

WESTERN DIGITAL TO SHUT DOWN HDD MANUFACTURING FACILITY, INCREASE PRODUCTION OF SSDS

Western Digital this week announced plans to shut down its HDD assembly facility by the end of 2019, and then sell the property. The...

Intel Teases Upcoming QLC SSD For Datacenters

INTEL TEASES UPCOMING QLC SSD FOR DATACENTERS

Intel has started production of their first datacenter PCIe SSD using QLC 3D NAND flash memory, which stores four bits per memory cell....

 
 
 
Corsair Releases H100i PRO CPU Cooler: 240mm, Mag Lev fans, RGB LED

CORSAIR RELEASES H100I PRO CPU COOLER: 240MM, MAG LEV FANS, RGB LED

Corsair has released a new addition to its Hydro Series PRO closed loop coolers with the H100i PRO. The newest member of the family...

AOC Launches Inexpensive IPS WQHD 31.5-Inch Q3279VWFD8 Gaming LCD with FreeSync

AOC LAUNCHES INEXPENSIVE IPS WQHD 31.5-INCH Q3279VWFD8 GAMING LCD WITH FREESYNC

AOC has introduced its new large gaming display aimed at gamers on a budget. The AOC Q3279VWFD8 is a 31.5-inch monitor and features...

 
 
 
Future plc to Acquire Consumer Division of AnandTech Publisher Purch

FUTURE PLC TO ACQUIRE CONSUMER DIVISION OF ANANDTECH PUBLISHER PURCH

In a change of pace from the usual, we have some news about ourselves this morning. Future plc, a competing UK publisher, has announced...

European Commission Fines Google €4.3bn For Android Market Dominance Abuses

EUROPEAN COMMISSION FINES GOOGLE €4.3BN FOR ANDROID MARKET DOMINANCE ABUSES

Today the European Commission has announced that it has found Google in breach of EU antitrust and has fined the company €4.34 billion. The...

 
 
 

THE PHISON E12 REFERENCE DESIGN PREVIEW: A NEXT-GEN NVME SSD CONTROLLER

Phison's latest NVMe SSD controller will soon power a new generation of high-end consumer SSDs that may bring great performance and...

GIGABYTE Releases Aorus Branded Power Supplies: 80 Plus Gold, 750W/850W

GIGABYTE RELEASES AORUS BRANDED POWER SUPPLIES: 80 PLUS GOLD, 750W/850W

GIGABYTE has announced a new line of power supplies under the Aorus premium branding unveiling the new P850W and P750W to the market....

 
 
 
VirtualLink USB-C Alt Mode Announced: Standardized Connector for VR Headsets

VIRTUALLINK USB-C ALT MODE ANNOUNCED: STANDARDIZED CONNECTOR FOR VR HEADSETS

While PC VR headsets are fun, no one has especially enjoyed the number of cables required to hook one up. With separate video, power,...

THE ASUS X399 ROG ZENITH EXTREME MOTHERBOARD REVIEW: TOP TIER THREADRIPPER

Today we are having a look at the most expensive motherboard for Ryzen Threadripper processors, the ASUS X399 ROG Zenith Extreme. The...

 
 
 
NZXT Enters PSU Market with E-Series ATX Power Supplies Featuring Built-In Monitoring

NZXT ENTERS PSU MARKET WITH E-SERIES ATX POWER SUPPLIES FEATURING BUILT-IN MONITORING

NZXT has been expanding at a quite rapid pace in the recent years. Back in 2017 the company introduced its first motherboard and today...

MediaTek Launches Helio A Series SoCs, Starting With Helio A22

MEDIATEK LAUNCHES HELIO A SERIES SOCS, STARTING WITH HELIO A22

Following the success of their Helio P and X series SoCs, MediaTek this morning is announcing a third SoC family to complement the...

 
 
 
Intel and Micron To Dissolve 3D XPoint Partnership After 2019

INTEL AND MICRON TO DISSOLVE 3D XPOINT PARTNERSHIP AFTER 2019

A press release from Intel today has clarified the state of the 3D XPoint Joint Venture the company has with Micron. Currently Intel...

Samsung Announces First LPDDR5 DRAM Chip, Targets 6.4Gbps Data Rates & 30% Reduced Power

SAMSUNG ANNOUNCES FIRST LPDDR5 DRAM CHIP, TARGETS 6.4GBPS DATA RATES & 30% REDUCED POWER

Samsung has been on a roll lately with memory & storage-related announcements, and that roll is continuing today with a new DRAM-related...

 
 
 



TouchArcade Game of the Week: ‘Teen Titans Go! Figure'

TouchArcade Game of the Week: ‘Teen Titans Go! Figure'

The idea behind the TouchArcade Game of the Week is that every Friday afternoon we post the one game that came out this week that we think is worth giving a special nod to... Read more ...

SwitchArcade Roundup: ‘Mario Kart 8 Deluxe' and ‘Mario Tennis Aces' Updates...

SwitchArcade Roundup: ‘Mario Kart 8 Deluxe' and ‘Mario Tennis Aces' Updates, ‘Mega Man 11', and ‘Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu!' and ‘Let's Go, Eevee!'

It's the final SwitchArcade Roundup before the weekend. I'll finally have a little bit of free time to explore some games that have been in my backlog. (For my own enjoyment-I... Read more ...

Disney confirms Guardians director fired over years-old tweets

Disney confirms Guardians director fired over years-old tweets

Writer/director James Gunn participates in the Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment And Grasshopper Manufactures "Lollipop Chainsaw" Launch Party held at Gamestop on June 11... Read more ...

How to Use iOS 12's New Do Not Disturb Options

How to Use iOS 12's New Do Not Disturb Options

In iOS 12, Apple has given users the tools to cut down on disturbances to get more time away from their devices if desired, and one of these new tools is an expanded set of Do... Read more ...

New Sony Xperia XZ3 Case Renders Leak Confirming Design

New Sony Xperia XZ3 Case Renders Leak Confirming Design

The Sony Xperia XZ3 has leaked again through the emergence of a number of new case renders. The cases are Olixar-branded cases from Mobile Fun and confirm a number of the... Read more ...

Larger Samsung Galaxy Watch with 1.3-inch screen vists the FCC

Larger Samsung Galaxy Watch with 1.3-inch screen vists the FCC

A couple of days ago, we passed along the news that the Samsung Galaxy Watch had received thumbs up from the FCC. The models that were included in the certification were... Read more ...

DC Universe: DC's new TV and comic book streaming service explained

DC Universe: DC's new TV and comic book streaming service explained

We've seen a wave of streaming services based on individual channels or network families, from HBO Now to CBS All Access and even ESPN+ , but soon we'll be seeing more content... Read more ...

Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Twitter join forces for data protection and...

Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Twitter join forces for data protection and portability project

Once you've chosen a subscription service or social media network, it's hard to give it up. Deleting Facebook means losing connections to friends, photos and memories... Read more ...

Top 10 Best Android Apps - Messaging - July 2018

Top 10 Best Android Apps - Messaging - July 2018

There are a ton of messaging applications available for Android, and chances are you're using more than one. Various messaging services like Viber, WhatsApp, and Messenger grew... Read more ...

A review of Basecamp 3, an update to Fantastical for Mac, a tip on using the...

A review of Basecamp 3, an update to Fantastical for Mac, a tip on using the Home app, and more

Here are the things we published this week and last. You can also stay up-to-date by following us on Twitter and RSS . Also, we have a weekly email newsletter that sums up all... Read more ...