Advanced Micro Devices

No, John Carmack. That’s a Stupid Idea

No, John Carmack. That’s a Stupid Idea

Scalpers buying up graphics cards and gaming consoles only to resell them at hugely inflated prices is a problem. And iD Software co-founder John Carmack has an idea as to how to stop it, as he laid out on Twitter last night. What if manufacturers simply auctioned their own stock…

Chip Makers Warn of Continued Gadget Shortages Through Autumn

Chip Makers Warn of Continued Gadget Shortages Through Autumn

When the covid-19 pandemic began shutting the world down in late 2019 and early 2020, there was an early run on household supplies, followed by shortages of gadgets like webcams and laptops. Toilet paper is now readily available, but major hardware companies like Qualcomm, AMD, and Sony warn that chip…