Italian teen found what Apple security experts couldn't
Published in News


Forbidden to fix it

An Italian teenager has found two zero-day vulnerabilities in Apple's OS X operating system that could be used to gain remote access to a computer.

Skylake shortage
Published in Processors
Monday, 17 August 2015 12:11

Skylake shortage


Intel knocks in an own goal

While Chipzilla was banking on its Skylake chip to sort out its bottom line, it appears that it forgot to make nearly enough.

HTC announces its cunning plan
Published in News
Friday, 14 August 2015 13:45

HTC announces its cunning plan


Trying to cheat the reaper

Troubled mobile phone outfit HTC has announced that it is sharpening its axe in a restructuring plan which will see it make money again.

TSMC prepares for 16nm production
Published in Processors
Friday, 14 August 2015 12:42

TSMC prepares for 16nm production


Nvidia sorted sorta 

TSMC has mentioned that it will be looking to commence production using its 16nm process in the third quarter now it looks like it is happening.

Dell releases cheap as chips Chromebook
Published in Notebooks
Friday, 14 August 2015 12:06

Dell releases cheap as chips Chromebook


At last one which is affordable

Dell has released a Chromebook which is actually affordable and could end up in the paws of schoolkids or businesses.

Windows 10 will sink "pirated" software or hardware
Published in News


Anything illegal will not work

Microsoft has changed the terms of its License Agreement on Windows 10 to allow it to sniff around and disable illegally obtained software or hardware.

Apple's TV service on hold
Published in News
Friday, 14 August 2015 11:01

Apple's TV service on hold


As expected

Apple's over-hyped television service has been put on ice, pretty much like we expected.

Apple is mostly white blokes
Published in News
Friday, 14 August 2015 10:12

Apple is mostly white blokes


Press pretends it is otherwise

The Tame Apple Press is doing its best to spin a story about how diverse Apple is after the company admitted it was mostly populated by white men.

Samsung wants to end year on a high note
Published in News
Friday, 14 August 2015 10:04

Samsung wants to end year on a high note


Galaxy Note and a larger curved-screen S6 edge 

Samsung has been showing off a new Galaxy Note phablet and a larger version of its curved-screen S6 edge smartphone.

Lenovo caught reinstalling bloatware
Published in News
Thursday, 13 August 2015 17:06

Lenovo caught reinstalling bloatware


Even if you do a fresh install

Lenovo is in hot water for reinstalling the company's bloatware on Lenovo laptops, even if customers have completed a fresh install of Windows.