Samsung caught spying on users
Published in Memory
Friday, 09 June 2017 11:43

Samsung caught spying on users


Open Rights Group warning

Samsung has been using technology which can spy on its mobile users.

Glofo picks up MediaTek business
Published in Processors
Thursday, 08 June 2017 12:25

Glofo picks up MediaTek business


22nm FD-SOI


MediaTek is considering placing chip orders with Globalfoundries using the foundry's 22nm FD-SOI process technology.

TSMC might build more foundries in Taiwan
Published in Processors
Thursday, 08 June 2017 12:08

TSMC might build more foundries in Taiwan


No interest in making America grate again

Any idea that TSMC was going follow Foxconn or Japan's SoftBank and set up a foundry in the US has been dashed.

Reviewers pan Apple's "Planet of the Apps"
Published in News


Apple’s reality TV show is about as bad as you would expect

Apple’s debut into the world of original television programming shows that its self-obsession and lack of self-awareness make for dire telly.

US government ignoring public will on net neutrality
Published in News


Trump backing the wrong horse


While the US government under its supreme Orangeman Donald Trump is dismantling Net Neutrality so that big telcos can take more money from their enslaved customers, they appear to have lost public support.

Apple to force users into two-factor authentication
Published in News


Unless users stick two fingers up at them


Big tech companies have a clever plan which involves forcing users to hand over their mobile numbers in the name of something called two factor security.

Microsoft hits back against Russian Kaspersky
Published in News


We are perfectly legal


Software King of the World Microsoft has hit back at the anti-virus outfit Kaspersky’s complaint to the EU.

FinFET market set to grow
Published in Processors
Thursday, 08 June 2017 10:44

FinFET market set to grow


Research and Markets


The global FinFET-technology market will grow by 41.89 percent during 2017-2021, according to a new report.

Japan Display plans deeper restructuring
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 07 June 2017 12:19

Japan Display plans deeper restructuring


Bitten by Apple

Japan Display is considering a deeper restructuring than it first announced, after it lost its business with Apple.

Trump not allowed to block Twitter users
Published in News
Wednesday, 07 June 2017 12:14

Trump not allowed to block Twitter users


Slamming the president is protected “free speech”


The US’s first orange president Donald “Prince of Orange” Trump has been told that he can’t block people who disagree with him on Twitter.