India bans Apple because it is not innovative enough
Published in News


We have enough religions already thanks

India has rejected the Apple Cargo cult's request to set up iPhone temples, other wise known as Apple Stores, in the country because it makes all its products in foreign parts.

Red Hat is better investment than the ponies
Published in News


Revenue rose 46 percent

The Open Saucy software outfit Red Hat is probably a better investment than putting all your cash on a sure bet with a sheepskin bridle for the 2.30 at Ascot.

Five tech companies sit on most of the world's cash
Published in News


$1.68 trillion Apple, Microsoft, Google, Cisco and Oracle

The Wall Street have rushed from their executive toilets screaming that five technology outfits are sitting on most of the world's cash.

Mediatek will spin off VR unit next month
Published in Wearables


Will boost VR business

MediaTek is so confident about its VR plans it is going to spin off its VR division to form an independent company in June.

ARM announces 10nm chip
Published in Processors
Friday, 20 May 2016 13:13

ARM announces 10nm chip


Artemis on board

ARM's colaboration with TSMC has finally born some fruit with the tapeout of a 10nm test chip to show off the company's readiness for the new manufacturing process.

FT-LCD panel makers see slight growth
Published in Graphics
Friday, 20 May 2016 13:02

FT-LCD panel makers see slight growth


Still not as good as last year

Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel makers are seeing slight stirrings in their industry, according to a report from Digitimes Research.

Uber wants self-driving cars
Published in News
Friday, 20 May 2016 12:56

Uber wants self-driving cars


Does not have to pay the drivers

Controversial taxi outfit Uber is working on self-driving vehicle technologies for more than a year and it's finally shown off an autonomous car.

Google releases more Home Speaker details
Published in News


No word on price though

Google is releasing a competitor to Amazon’s runaway speaker success the Echo later this year.

Samsung shows off 10nm LPDDR4 6GB mobile DRAM
Published in Memory


Headed for the Galaxy Note 6

Samsung has unveiled its 10-nanometer LPDDR4 6GB mobile DRAM which is probably heading for the much rumoured Galaxy Note 6 in August this year.

Nvidia releases Tesla M10 GPU
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 19 May 2016 13:21

Nvidia releases Tesla M10 GPU


Putting graphics on the servers

Nvidia has been talking about its Tesla M10 GPU designed to run on the latest version of the company's GRID technology.