AMD retires catalyst controllers

AMD Analyst Day '15Troubled chipmaker AMD is ditching Catalyst Control Centre for a new system dubbed Radeon Settings.

The new software is part of AMD’s Radeon Software Crimson Edition which is supposed to be the next new thing in graphics drivers.

AMD’s Raho Koduri and Terry Makedon said that AMD has been delivering graphics drivers for the past 20+ years, and during this time the graphics driver evolved way beyond the graphics device driver.… Read the rest

Apple tells Judge its iPhone is unhackable

unsinkabeFruity cargo cult Apple’s lawyers are so completely deluded about their product’s ability they actually told a judge that the iPhone was unhackable.

It appears that the company brought its own reality distortion field  to court when it  told a US judge that accessing data stored on a locked iPhone would be “impossible” with devices using its latest operating system.… Read the rest

Linux golden age threatened by bug army

bugA top Linux geek has warned that its golden age is about to be bought to a close by security problems.

Golden ages are normally brought to an end by a rebellion of giants, titans or plagues. Jim Zemlin, executive director of the Linux Foundation said that Linux will be killed off by giant, titanic plagues of security bugs.… Read the rest