Corning creates Vibrant Gorilla Glass
Published in News
Thursday, 21 April 2016 13:43

Corning creates Vibrant Gorilla Glass


Super tough Gorilla evolves


Corning Glass has announced that its already tough Gorilla Glass has evolved into something a bit more colourful.

Polaris products leaked
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 21 April 2016 13:12

Polaris products leaked


Fury and Radeon 300 will be replaced by Polaris 10 and Polaris 11

A new product roadmap leak has shown pretty much what we expected both the Radeon Fury Series and Radeon 300 Series will be replaced by Polaris 10 and Polaris 11 GPU based products later this year.

Apple’s car talks with BMW and Daimler fail
Published in News


Looks like the Germans would not obey orders

Last year it was reported that Apple was going to change the world with its super-cool, game changing car which was set to be made by BMW and Daimler.

Asus has a new VivoBook out
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 21 April 2016 12:02

Asus has a new VivoBook out


Intel Braswell Pentium N3700 quad-core inside

ASUS has released a new cheap and cheerful VivoBook powered by an Intel Braswell Pentium N3700 quad-core chip clocked at 1.6 GHz, with Turbo Boost up to 2.4 GHz.

Samsung outsells Apple
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 21 April 2016 11:16

Samsung outsells Apple


Twice as many Smartphones in 2016

Samsung managed to sell twice as many smartphones as Apple in the first quarter of 2016.

Microsoft kills off Xbox 360
Published in Games
Thursday, 21 April 2016 10:59

Microsoft kills off Xbox 360


360 comes a full circle

Microsoft has announced it is finally killing off its popular Xbox 360 video game console which has been in the shops for 11 years.

Qualcomm flogs fewer chips
Published in Processors
Thursday, 21 April 2016 10:46

Qualcomm flogs fewer chips


Falling 13-22 percent to 175-195 million

Qualcomm predicted a third-quarter profit below analysts estimates as it expects to ship fewer chips, including those for smartphones, its biggest business.

Thunderbolt SSD could be the next big thing
Published in News
Wednesday, 20 April 2016 13:52

Thunderbolt SSD could be the next big thing


High capacity storage key to multi-media

As UHD tellies promise that huge amounts of data will need to be shifted the question of how to do it fast enough is being answered by a new generation of SSDs based around Thunderbolt.

EU hits Google with Android monopoly charges
Published in News
Wednesday, 20 April 2016 13:29

EU hits Google with Android monopoly charges


Do not pass go, to not collect $200

As we expected the EU has finally waded into Google for “abusing” its dominant position in the smartphone market by forcing device makers to adopt certain apps.

Samsung builds app for stupid parents of dumb kids
Published in Mobiles


Don’t stand so close to me


Samsung has developed an app called Safety Screen which forces children to hold their mobile devices at an ideal viewing distance from their eyes.