Dark side of the hyperthreading loom
While the war is blazing between Intel and AMD fanboys over the superiority of the latest range of chips, Debian developers have spotted some rather nasty coding in Chipzilla’s latest creations.
Researchers claim that they have discovered a bug in Intel chips that could compromise system securities.
Unspecified big bug
Motherboard maker MSI has pulled BIOS releases over an unspecified error in its Kaby Lake update.
You get what you pay for
When it is not hissing at customers for making it work, Apple’s new iPhone 7 is using Airplane mode as an excuse for a permanent snooze.
To fix the graphics card eject bug
Nvidia has released the new Geforce 361.82 Hotfix drivers which should fix the graphics card eject bug that showed up with the earlier released Geforce 361.75 WHQL Game Ready drivers.
Update: Now taken offline, but original code still available
Thanks to a few very simple lines of HTML script, a new Apple prank website promises to instantly crash the Safari web browser of any iOS and then reboot a user’s device.
Maths experts find errors
A team of maths experts have found errors in Intel's Skylake architecture which freezes the chip.
Had webmaster access
A former Google worker managed to buy the domain name of his former employer and held it for a minute.
Has a scary bug
More than 600 million Samsung phones may be vulnerable to attacks that allow hackers to surreptitiously monitor the camera and microphone, read incoming and outgoing text messages, and install malicious apps.