Computex 2016: It's a wrap!

Identical to that, Computex 2016 has come to an finish. As in earlier years, the present kicked off with ASUS’ huge keynote presentation, however this time it wasn’t simply laptops, tablets and smartphones — the corporate additionally unveiled its first residence robotic, Zenbo. We met up with Chairman Jonney Shih who gave us an unique demo of this $599 machine, so do take a look at our interview wit him. We additionally noticed Intel launch its first 10-core desktop processor geared in the direction of hardcore players, adopted by yet one more unique interview — this time with the corporate’s new shopper head, Navin Shenoy.

The remainder of the present gave us a whole lot of alternatives to mess around in digital actuality. HTC was there with a number of cool Vive demos; MSI confirmed off its Backpack PC; AMD introduced its $199 Radeon RX480 graphics card to decrease the entry barrier for VR; and even Microsoft is opening up its Home windows Holographic platform to embrace the digital world. Discover all that and extra within the video above.

Richard’s love for devices was in all probability triggered by an electrical shock on the age of 5 whereas poking his finger into energy sockets for no purpose. Since then he has managed to destroy a number of extra desktops and telephones till he was despatched to England to start out secondary schooling. By some means he ended up in London, the place he had the golden alternative to purchase a then senior editor a pint of lager, and right here we’re. Comply with Richard round in digital shops and you’ll witness some intense exchanges between him and the gross sales reps.

Ethics: Richard’s companion is an worker of LeEco as of Might ninth, 2016, subsequently he has no enter into articles about this firm after this date.