Analyst thinks things will be great for Intel
Published in Processors


Results tomorrow will be interesting

While investors are expecting Intel to release some rather dull results tomorrow, Susquehanna Financial Group’s Christopher Rolland thinks things will be pretty good.

Samsung warns Galaxy S8 should not be a dog’s chew toy
Published in Games


OK for babies though

Samsung is worried that people are going to feed their smartphone to their dog as a rather expensive chew-toy.

EU kills off geoblocking
Published in News
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 11:43

EU kills off geoblocking


Stops streamers from treating consumers differently based on where they live


European Union lawmakers voted to stop online retailers from treating consumers differently depending on where they live and expanded their proposed law to include music streaming services such as Spotify and Apple's iTunes.

Fitbit solves its first murder
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 11:40

Fitbit solves its first murder


Accused would have gotten away with it but for pesky tracker

Connecticut man accused in his wife's murder might have gotten away with it — if not for the victim's pesky Fitbit fitness tracker.

Samsung readies MRAM
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 13:32

Samsung readies MRAM


Fast RAM out on an electron spin

Samsung is about to apply MRAM to its system semiconductor foundry services.

iPhone 7 ships with glitch feature
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 12:39

iPhone 7 ships with glitch feature


Every fanboy wants it 


Apple fanboys owners have been counting themselves lucky to find another feature in their iPhone 7 which causes the device to hang for a few seconds before it restarts the mobile operating system.

AI will replace CEOs
Published in News
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 11:59

AI will replace CEOs


Jack Ma’s prediction

Alibaba chairman Jack Ma has warned that the writing is on the wall for the role of CEO in a company.

Optane is in the shops
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 11:51

Optane is in the shops


Intel makes all sorts of speed claims

Intel has told us that its Optane memory will be available for desktops right now.

SAP loses money as its cloud dependence rises
Published in News


Core profit drops


The expensive esoteric software outfit which makes management software which no one is really sure quite what it does, but the CEO thinks they need it, reported slightly lower-than-expected first-quarter core profit.

Vivendi gets into games and advertising
Published in News
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 11:04

Vivendi gets into games and advertising


Ubisoft likely target
 

French media giant Vivendi wants to buy up video games and advertising this year.