Toshiba has major battery recall
Published in News
Friday, 01 April 2016 11:34

Toshiba has major battery recall


91,000 units faulty

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced a recall for battery packs in Toshiba laptops sold between June 2011 and January 2016.

Apple changed the world seven times
Published in News
Friday, 01 April 2016 11:19

Apple changed the world seven times


And humanity is a much happier place because of it

The game changing, most successful IT company Apple celebrated its 40th birthday today – a day which will be marked in history as the day the world became perfect.

Intel releases Xeon Processor E5 v4
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Friday, 01 April 2016 10:12

Intel releases Xeon Processor E5 v4


14nm process node

Chipzilla has officially launched its new Xeon Processor E5 v4 today, similar to the old version but using its brand spanking new 14nm process node.

Best year in the last seven for Huawei
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Friday, 01 April 2016 09:55

Best year in the last seven for Huawei


Who needs the US markets when you have Chinese 4G adoption

China's Huawei posted its biggest annual revenue growth since 2008, thanks mostly to China's adoption of fourth-generation (4G) mobile technology.

Microsoft puts Ubuntu on Windows
Published in News
Thursday, 31 March 2016 13:14

Microsoft puts Ubuntu on Windows


Hell has frozen over


Microsoft has announced a partnership with Canonical which means it is possible to install Canonical's Ubuntu on Windows 10.

Microsoft open sources its Chatbot software
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Thursday, 31 March 2016 12:51

Microsoft open sources its Chatbot software


Now you can make your own racist friend


Software giant Microsoft has open-sourced its chatbot framework allowing developers to build their own versions of  Redmond's disastrous Twitter bot experiment.

FBI helps cops unlock another iPhone
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 31 March 2016 12:37

FBI helps cops unlock another iPhone


FBI untouchable while iPhone wide open 

The FBI is really rubbing it into Apple by offering to unlock some Apple gear for coppers investigating a murder.

Carrier dissatisfaction with Google growing
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 31 March 2016 12:21

Carrier dissatisfaction with Google growing


AT&T looks to Cyanogen

Carrier dissatisfaction with the Android maker Google is growing as more of them look to alternatives to curb what they perceive as the search engine outfit’s inflexibility.

Samsung has got its mojo back
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 31 March 2016 12:06

Samsung has got its mojo back


Galaxy S7 selling better than expected


It looks like Samsung is back on track with its Galaxy S7 and selling more than expected, just as its main rival Apple appears to be stuck in neutral.

Kingston expands Cloud headset range
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 31 March 2016 11:49

Kingston expands Cloud headset range


HyperX Cloud Revolver pre-order tomorrow


HyperX, a division of Kingston has told us that its HyperX Cloud Revolver headset will ship May 9 and is available for pre-order tomorrow.