Day: September 14, 2018

Intel CPU shortage “worsening” as the year goes on
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Intel CPU shortage “worsening” as the year goes on

Analysts over at investment bank JP Morgan fear Intel’s chip shortage is only going to get worse going into Q4. Intel has been repeatedly hit by claims that it can’t produce enough 14nm CPUs to meet demand, largely due to a slowdown of node progression thanks to the tricky 10nm node, and, if the latest reports are to be believed, it’s not going to get any better this year. read more

Nvidia’s RTX Founder’s Edition – “we heard the negative feedback and we’re trying to do better”
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Nvidia’s RTX Founder’s Edition – “we heard the negative feedback and we’re trying to do better”

The Founder’s Edition shenanigans surrounding the launch of Nvidia’s last major graphics card generation, the Pascal-powered 10-series, caused a whole lot of frustration amongst the GPU-buying public. And the tech press. Ooh, it annoyed the tech press. But Nvidia says it’s learned its lesson and is giving people what they want – high-performance, overclocked graphics cards and choice. read more