Facebook use is a good depression indicator
Published in News
Wednesday, 12 April 2017 10:35

Facebook use is a good depression indicator


New study

An NIH study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology has found a link between Facebook use and poor mental health.

Apple likely to shaft Dialog Semiconductor
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 12 April 2017 10:30

Apple likely to shaft Dialog Semiconductor

Partner purge to keep ageing cash cow on life support

Fruity cargo-cult Apple is preparing to shaft yet another of its partners in a desperate deal to keep its iPhone cash-cow mooing.

Vista off life support today
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Tuesday, 11 April 2017 10:33

Vista off life support today


Death of a legend


Software king of the world Microsoft has finally pulled the plug on what must be its worst product ever.

Staying with broadband company can cost you
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Citizens Advice warns


Anyone who stays with their broadband company will end up paying a loyalty tax, according to the UK Citizens Advice watchdog.

World famous photographer abandons his Macs
Published in Notebooks


Apple is dead to me


World-famous photographer, artist, writer and adventurer Trey Ratcliff has shocked the Tame Apple Press by saying the fruity-cargo cult was “dead to him” after treating its creative customers so badly.

Intel still downsizing in the US
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 11 April 2017 09:56

Intel still downsizing in the US


So much for promises


Despite promises that Intel made to Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump that it was building new factories in the Land of the Fee, it seems that Chipzilla is still downsizing its US workforce.

MediaTek confirms miserable results
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Tuesday, 11 April 2017 09:30

MediaTek confirms miserable results


In line with own prophecies of woe 

As we expected, MediaTek's first quarter revenues fell 18 percent sequentially but came in line with the company's warning that things would be a little dire.

Symantec finds CIA fingerprints in hacks
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Tuesday, 11 April 2017 09:11

Symantec finds CIA fingerprints in hacks


CIA hacking tool used 40 times

Security researcher Symantec said that a CIA hacking tool presumably exposed by the Russian secret service and given to Wikileaks has been used more than 40 times in different hacks.

Tame Apple press man retires
Published in News
Monday, 10 April 2017 13:59

Tame Apple press man retires


Mossberg retires


The fruity cargo-cult Apple has lost one its key salesmen most favourable journalists after Walt Mossberg announced he is retiring in June.

Google acussed of "extreme sexual discrimination"
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Does evil to its own staff


The US Department of Labour says that Google has systemically failed to pay women as well as men.