The future of high-end graphics cards

AMD has released details of its latest offering of high-end graphics cards, the HD7900 series. While providing significant performance improvements in comparison to the previous generation offerings; its real drawcard is the interesting new technologies it offers. Known as the AMD Southern Islands family of graphics cards, the HD7900 series features the newly designed Graphics Core Next architecture and is the …

Traditional TV could be the internet’s next victim

With the emergence and rise of convergence, some traditional forms of media have had to struggle to ride the wave. According to The Observer’s John Naughton – the dual influences of YouTube and ‘smart’ television sets could mean that broadcasting’s days are numbered. Naughton argues that while widely-held theories were that convergence was eventually going to be …