Sirin creating blockchain phone
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 28 September 2017 11:21

Sirin creating blockchain phone


Open Source and fee less

Sirin Labs is developing an open source model that runs on a fee-less blockchain technology.

Samsung sits on Snapdragons for second year
Published in Processors
Thursday, 24 August 2017 12:26

Samsung sits on Snapdragons for second year


That must make its eyes water


Samsung is sitting on the Snapdragon 845 chips for its Galaxy S9 and not letting anyone else get their paws on them.

Boffins working on battery free mobile
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 11 July 2017 06:00

Boffins working on battery free mobile


Zero power

Researchers from the University of Washington are working on a technique which will make batteries a thing of the past for mobile phones.

Expensive phone-maker for the rich and stupid runs out of cash
Published in Mobiles


No not that one, the other one


A British-based luxury phone maker which made its name flogging $50,000 smartphones decked out in alligator leather and titanium and fitted with sapphire screens, has run out of cash.

Most city users happy with their mobile connection
Published in Mobiles


Only half of rural users


UK telcom watchdog Ofcom has used crowd-sourced data collected from 4,288 users of their Smartphone app to reveal that 72 percent of users in UK urban areas were satisfied with their overall mobile service.

BlackBerry doing well by not being BlackBerry
Published in Mobiles


Car market to save company bacon

A top Wall Street analyst has said that the maker of the Crackberry is set to clean up in the car market.

ARM is coming back to mobile devices in a big way
Published in News


The x86 battle is about to get a lot hotter

Qualcomm is expected to show its ARM goodies at Computex event

Ballmer: I would do Windows phone differently now
Published in Mobiles


Regrets, I’ve had a few

The shy and retiring, softly spoken and delightfully understated former Microsoft CEO, Steve Ballmer, has been talking to Bloomberg about Microsoft’s failed move into mobile.

Mobile phones kill pedestrians
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 31 March 2017 12:14

Mobile phones kill pedestrians


Darwin in motion


The US is mulling over a report which indicates that the pedestrian deaths are the highest since records were started to be kept and the belief is that smartphones are to blame.

Huawei growth slows
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 31 March 2017 12:09

Huawei growth slows


Profits up only 0.4 percent

Chinese telecom equipment and smartphone maker Huawei Technologies is seeing its growth slow to its lowest levels since 2011.