Apple sauces up monitor with GPU
Published in Graphics


5k thunderbolt monitor

Fruity cargo cult Apple is set to launch a new version of its Thunderbolt monitor so it can handle 5K resolution (5120x2880) using its own discrete GPU placed behind the screen.

Intel strikes lucky with Thunderbolt at last
Published in Network


Thanks to USB type C

After years of Intel failing to convincing people that Thunderbolt has a use, the tech finally appears to be taking off.

Gigabyte releases Thunderbolt gear mini-PC
Published in Notebooks


All in all you are another BRIX in the Wall


Gigabyte has released four new compact PCs with Intel’s Thunderbolt 3 over USB Type-C supported.

QNAP releases first Thunderbolt 2 NAS
Published in News


Media market

QNAP Systems has released what it claims is the world’s first Thunderbolt 2 Turbo NAS.

Gigabyte supports Thunderbolt 3
Published in Motherboards


On select motherboards


Motherboard maker Gigabyte is rolling out a new firmware update to enable Thunderbolt 3 support on select motherboards.

Intel to merge Thunderbolt with USB-C
Published in News


Keeping the technology alive

While even Apple is admitting that Thunderbolt is a damp squib and rushing to the arms of USB-C, it seems that Intel has not given up on the interconnect technology.



What happens when you have Apple as a partner

Alpine Ridge will manage 40Gbits/sec



But when will see actual products?

4K support, up to 20Gbps