Falling iPhone sales hit Foxconn’s bottom line
Published in News


Apple addiction causing a few problems

Foxconn saw its net profit fall as interest in it is key partner, Apple, falls.

Intel not inside the iPhone SE
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 14:06

Intel not inside the iPhone SE


Apple stuck with Qualcomm


One of the things that did not get noticed in Apple’s release notes for its rebadged iPhone5S is that the modem was not from Intel.

PCB suppliers reject smartwatches
Published in Motherboards
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 13:38

PCB suppliers reject smartwatches


Apple proved that they can’t be a new business driver

It seems that Apple’s “super, cool, game-changing” smartwatch has convinced PCB suppliers that the technology will not be a new driver for their industry.

Nvidia GeForce GTX  1080, 1070 cooler shrouds leaked
Published in Graphics


For those who can’t wait

A pair of pictures claiming to be the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080, 1070 cooler shrouds have been leaked online.

HoloLens might look cool but it overheats
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 12:29

HoloLens might look cool but it overheats


Microsoft still has work to do


Microsoft's HoloLens system is pretty cool, but unfortunately it could turn you into a flaming Michael Jackson, according to one developer.

Foxconn buys Sharp
Published in News
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 11:51

Foxconn buys Sharp


Reduced the price

After much messing around, Foxconn has finally agreed to buy Sharp at a 20 per cent discount.

Tablet slide faster than expected
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 11:27

Tablet slide faster than expected


Will sink below 140 million global shipments in 2021

Tablet shipment volumes are tumbling faster than expected and beancounters at ABI Research think that it will have fallen to 140 million by 2021.

Sony to release 4K streaming
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 11:14

Sony to release 4K streaming


Ultra good to go

Sony is launching its 4K movie streaming service which will mean consumers of its tellies can buy movies from the service, and stream to supported Sony 4K TV sets.

AMD set to kill off 32-bit Radeon drivers
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 14:14

AMD set to kill off 32-bit Radeon drivers


Who needs it?


AMD looks close to killing off support for 32-bit Windows for its Radeon drivers.

Intel inside Samsung devices
Published in Notebooks
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 12:56

Intel inside Samsung devices


Slowly edging its way back into mobile

Chipzilla famously missed the mobile boom, but it appears the outfit is slowly edging its way back. Not only is it counting Asus as its chum it seems to be making friends with Samsung.