Surface look alikes doing well apparently
Lenovo unveiled its Miix 510 2-in-1 device at IFA 2016, which looked rather like Microsoft's Surface line of devices.
Beancounters working for Jon Peddie Research (JPR) have added up some numbers and divided by their shoe size and worked out that AMD is clawing back the GPU market from the outfit named after a Roman vengeance daemon, Nvidia.
Supercapacitor battery could be the next big thing
Boffins working at University of Central Florida have emerged from their over filled baths after creating a new process for creating a supercapacitor battery.
You can never find a park when you need one
If it was not enough that one of its flagship phones developed a reputation for melting, Samsung has now been sucked into a government influence-peddling scandal.
No one wants to help Trump sort out technology
Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel is finding that there are very few of his tech mates who are rushing to help Donald “Prince of Orange” Trump sort out his tech policy.
By the end of the year, the world will have crossed a milestone with more than half its population connected to the world wide web.
Appears to admit downsizing
Chipzilla has denied rumours that it is exiting the wearables market – even if it appears to have just started announcing layoffs in the department.
Could challenge Intel
A joint venture between Qualcomm and China's Guizhou Province is to build ARM-based server silicon by licensing the ARMv-8-A architecture and generally being a pain in the bottom line for Intel.
Triple the number of UK data centres
While some companies are planning to leave the UK if it follows through on its plan to leave the EU, IBM is going the opposite direction and said it will triple the number of data centers it has in the country.