Samsung flips its lid
Published in News
Friday, 04 November 2016 12:17

Samsung flips its lid


Cheap it isn’t


Samsung's much rumored high-end flip-phone has been unveiled behind the bamboo curtain at a rather silly price of $2,961.

Qualcomm might be hit by Note 7 fiasco
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 03 November 2016 13:57

Qualcomm might be hit by Note 7 fiasco


But partners might save the day

Qualcomm has eventually admitted that the Note 7 cancelation will have an effect on business.

Apple helps customers who try to upgrade old machines
Published in Processors


End of the world is coming

In a sign that end of the world is with us, fruity tax-dodging cargo cult Apple is helping customers who are running older Macs to upgrade with a discounted SSD.

Samsung beefs up its Texas chip unit
Published in News
Tuesday, 01 November 2016 16:46

Samsung beefs up its Texas chip unit

Memories are made of this

South Korean giant Samsung said it will invest an additional $1 billion at its Austin fab.

Note 7 unlikely to be recycled
Published in News
Tuesday, 01 November 2016 12:18

Note 7 unlikely to be recycled


Will  the planet suffer for Samsung’s mistake?


Samsung has not worked out what to do with all the Galaxy Note 7s which it has recalled and the fear is that it will be creating an environmental nightmare.

IR cameras creep into smartphones
Published in News
Monday, 31 October 2016 16:11

IR cameras creep into smartphones

Find that burglar in the bushes

A “tear down” by ABI Research said that infrared (IR) cameras are set to become more pervasive.

Samsung rules India
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 28 October 2016 13:33

Samsung rules India


At least it has some good news 

While you would be forgiven for thinking that Samsung is stuffed thanks to the Note 7 fiasco, the story is far from over. The Korean phone company has been making all the right moves which in the long term will pay off big time.

Samsung Display bets on VR and AR
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 13:16

Samsung Display bets on VR and AR


Push for OLED

Samsung Display thinks that VR and AR could be the technology needed to push mobile OLED panels.

Apple tanks
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 11:04

Apple tanks


Apple sees first sales decline since 2001

The shine has finally come off the tax-dodging fruity cargo cult Apple and no amount of spinning is saving it.

PC memory shortage predicted
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 25 October 2016 12:34

PC memory shortage predicted


Next month

There could be a memory shortage for PC vendors brewing, after aggressive short-term orders coming in from smartphone vendors.