Security breaches increase 86 percent
Published in News
Tuesday, 28 March 2017 12:49

Security breaches increase 86 percent


Gemalto figures


Beancounters at Gemalto have released the findings of the Breach Level Index revealing that 1,792 data breaches led to almost 1.4 billion data records being compromised worldwide during 2016, an increase of 86 percent compared to 2015.

Optane could be HD’s swan song
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Tuesday, 28 March 2017 12:44

Optane could be HD’s swan song


Intel thinks it can pull in the numbers

Intel’s Optane Memory is headed to be one of the most disappointing bits of tech in the world of storage.

Apple replaces ancient file system
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 28 March 2017 12:38

Apple replaces ancient file system


Coal-powered file system was created for floppy drives


Fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple has finally gotten around to replacing the ancient file system on its iOS.

Chinese robot revolution has a few problems
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Too much cash invested in the lower end


China is widely expected to take the lead in robotic industry, but Digitimes Research thinks that it might have a few problems to overcome first.

TSMC gears up for A11 processor
Published in Processors
Monday, 27 March 2017 14:12

TSMC gears up for A11 processor


Volume production in April


The fruity, tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple’s bestie TSMC is gearing up for volume production of the A11 processor in April.

Industry ignores Samsung’s tough battery standard
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We wonder why?


Samsung has learnt a lot from its incredible flaming battery fiasco, but it seems it is not having much luck in teaching the industry to learn from its mistakes.

OS/2 Warp returns from dead
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Monday, 27 March 2017 13:42

OS/2 Warp returns from dead


Blue Lion claims to be all modern


An outfit called Arca Noae is working on a new release of the X86 OS/2 operating system code named "Blue Lion".

Hadoop is rubbish and users up in arms
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Monday, 27 March 2017 12:44

Hadoop is rubbish and users up in arms


New report shows


A happy Hadoop customer is rarer than an intelligent, charismatic politician, according to a new Datanami report.

Woz invests big in automated paper-digitisation
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Robot's Staple diet creats more cash 


The real brains behind Apple, Steve Wozniak, has written a cheque for a huge chunk of the automated paper-digitization company named Ripcord.

South Korean watchdog bites Qualcomm
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Monday, 27 March 2017 12:39

South Korean watchdog bites Qualcomm


Qualcomm blocked Samsung from flogging Exynos


The South Korea Trade Commission has decided that Qualcomm prevented Samsung from selling its Exynos processors to various third-party phone manufacturers.