Samsung updates Tizen
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 01 May 2015 14:07

Samsung updates Tizen


Heading for big time

Samsung has been updating its operating system which sounds like a sneeze – Tizen.

MPPA issues mysterious threats
Published in News
Friday, 01 May 2015 13:55

MPPA issues mysterious threats


24 hours to shut down or else

The Motion Picture Association of America has been issuing mysterious threats to those running piracy sites, telling them to shut down sites within a day or face  the consequences.

Apple fesses up to Tattoo Gate
Published in Wearables
Friday, 01 May 2015 13:41

Apple fesses up to Tattoo Gate


We don't make watches for the likes of you

Apple has taken the unusual step of admitting that if you have tattoos then the iWatch will not work for you.

Intel will turn your modem into a server
Published in Processors


Broadband changes

Chipzilla has come up with technologies which it believes will give broadband a kick up the back-end.

US tech companies lean on EU
Published in News
Friday, 01 May 2015 12:54

US tech companies lean on EU


Nice trade bloc you have there..  terrible if something happened to it

US tech giants have spent fortunes leaning on EU politicians to stop them from forcing them to pay tax or facing the music when it comes to their anti-trust schemes.

Apple and IBM flog iPads to elderly Japanese
Published in Mobiles


Young dont want them any more

Apple and IBM's business partnership which was supposed to push iPads and iPhones into corporates seems to have reverted to hitting softer targets like Japanese pensioners.

Israelis come up with smallest Quad Core mini-pc
Published in Mobiles


Two inch cube

Israeli outfit SolidRun has added a a 2 x 2 x 2-inch Cubox-i 4X4 to its line claiming that it is the world's smallest ARM quad core 4GB minicomputer.

Expensive tablets on the road to nowhere
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 30 April 2015 13:20

Expensive tablets on the road to nowhere


Apple sales to drop by 30 per cent

Tablet sales have flattened and buyers will no longer pay an arm or a leg for them, according to new research.

Wafer shipments will remain flat
Published in News
Thursday, 30 April 2015 12:59

Wafer shipments will remain flat


UMC waiting 28 nm process sales to grow

Foundry chipmaker United Microelectronics has warned that its wafer shipments and ASPs to stay flat while sales generated from 28nm process technology grow.

Spartan becomes Edge
Published in News
Thursday, 30 April 2015 12:32

Spartan becomes Edge


With a familiar logo

Software giant Microsoft has come up with a new name for its Explorer replacement and given it a logo which looks a lot like the browser it is replacing.