Bloke who claims to represent God tells us Social Media is not real
Published in News

Pope Francis worries about the kiddies

A bloke who claims to represent God on earth and represents an organisation which promises to get you into a mystical city made out of gold when you die has told kids that social networks give them a false image of reality.

Apple insists that Turks cannot bring down its cloud
Published in News


But it would say that even if they could

Fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple has reassured its legions of fans in the media that there is no way that Turkish hackers can bring down its entire operation.

New Intel, AMD and Nvidia products not helping industry
Published in Motherboards


Motherboard makers still miserable


Despite the fact that the big three chipmakers are coming up with new products, motherboard makers are continuing to see reduced shipments, which suggest that none of them are expected to have stellar sales.

Coppers furious over Siri prank
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 23 March 2017 12:00

Coppers furious over Siri prank


Apple fanboys call the emergency services for a giggle

US coppers are furious about an viral online prank which uses a flaw in Apple’s Siri software to call the emergency services.

Fault in the Nintendo Switch can be fixed with a foam blob
Published in News


Wireless connection fault has cheap fix


Nintendo Switch reviews spotted problems with the left Joy-Con occasionally losing its wireless connection to the console and some hackers found that opening the controller and adding a simple piece of wire increased its effective range.

VR headset sales expected to pick up
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 23 March 2017 11:55

VR headset sales expected to pick up


IDC expects a 10-fold increase

Beancounters at IDC have added up some numbers and divided them by their shoe size and reached the conclusion that global shipments of augmented and virtual reality headset devices are expected to reach 99.4 million units in 2021.

Lexar releases tough Jumpdrive
Published in Memory
Thursday, 23 March 2017 11:52

Lexar releases tough Jumpdrive


It is jumping jack flash

Flash memory maker Lexar today announced the JumpDrive Tough, which is a USB JumpDrive created to withstand life’s hard knocks.

Cisco releases a smartboard
Published in News
Wednesday, 22 March 2017 12:46

Cisco releases a smartboard


$4,990 with a $199 monthly subscription for a giant tablet


Cisco is pushing a new "smart" whiteboard to the market with a $4,990 price tag and a $199 monthly subscription.

Team of hackers blackmails Apple
Published in News
Wednesday, 22 March 2017 11:59

Team of hackers blackmails Apple


Will Apple get the works? That's nobody's business but the Turks


A team of hackers is blackmailing Apple has is threatening to wipe millions of iPhones, including iCloud accounts, unless the company agrees to pay a ransom before April 7.

Kingston takes 16 percent of the global channel SSD market
Published in Memory


Flash will save everyone of us

Kingston Digital, which is the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology, has revealed that it has its paws on 16 percent of the global channel SSD unit market in 2016.