Pope's website gets the works
Published in News
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 13:14

Pope's website gets the works


And its nobody's business but the Turks

Nationalist hackers are trying to make the Pope suffer for pointing out that Turkey genocided Armenians soon after WW1.

Intel figures confirm PC slowdown
Published in News
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 12:44

Intel figures confirm PC slowdown


Thank the gods for the datacentre

Chipzilla's financial figures confirm that PC sales have continues to slide after a brief recovery after the death of Windows XP.

Nokia to buy Alcatel-Lucent for 15.6 billion
Published in News
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 12:33

Nokia to buy Alcatel-Lucent for 15.6 billion


Finns bag a French bagette 

Finland's Nokia has bought French Alcatel Lucent in a stock deal worth 15.6 billion euro.

Assange grassed Snowden to the NSA
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Wednesday, 15 April 2015 11:44

Assange grassed Snowden to the NSA


Don't look at him, Look at me 

Wikileaks boss Julian Assange complicated Edward Snowden's escape from Russia by tipping off the NSA with a false rumour about the Bolivian President.

Europe declares open season on Google
Published in News
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 11:21

Europe declares open season on Google


Europe refuses to turn Page and starts flinging Schmidt 
 

The European Commission is to charge Google with using its dominant position in online search to favour the company's own services.

Shareholders spank Altera back to the negotiating table
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Do stop mucking about

Several key Alteria shareholders have forced the company back to the negotiating table to discuss the merger with Intel.

USB C getting thumbs up from suppliers
Published in News
Tuesday, 14 April 2015 13:11

USB C getting thumbs up from suppliers


One cable to rule them, one cable to bind them

It seems that everyone is wanting to copy Apple in putting a USB Type-C port onto their hardware.

Nvidia playing wait and see on AMD's Radeon
Published in Graphics


Planning a spoiler

AMD is expected to show off its latest Radeon card at Computex, but the dark satanic rumour mill suggests that Nvidia has a GeForce GTX 980 Ti spoiler up its sleeve.

Powerchip builds Chinese fab
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 14 April 2015 12:12

Powerchip builds Chinese fab


12 inch wafers

Powerchip is to set up a joint-venture fab in the capital city of China's Anhui Province with the Hefei city government the big idea is to build 12-inch wafers and provide foundry services mainly for driver ICs.

Sharp announces 4K display
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 14 April 2015 11:55

Sharp announces 4K display


Sharp on the cutting edge

Sharp announced that it's going to manufacture the world's sharpest display.