Mobile VR coasts on novelty
Published in Wearables

Carmack calls for it to pull its socks up

Chief technology officer at Oculus, John Carmack, says mobile VR is currently "coasting on novelty" and developers need to be harder on themselves.

Note 7s back on sale on Saturday
Published in Mobiles

October 1

Samsung will put its Galaxy Note 7 back on the market next week after pulling millions off them after discovering faulty batteries were causing some to melt.

WIndows 10 on 400 million active devices
Published in News

Close to target but no cigar

Software king of the world Microsoft has told the world that Windows 10 is now running on 400 million active devices as of today – that is an increase of 100 million from May and 207 million at the end of March.

LG shows off V20
Published in Mobiles
07 September 2016

LG shows off V20

5.7 fablet with Nougat

LG has unveiled its V20 smartphone which is a 5.7-inch handset and it’s the first phone to ship with Android Nougat.

Sony wants to get back into mobile gaming
Published in News

New titles arriving in Japan

Sony is hoping to pull its nadgers out of the fire with a batch of mobile games.

Nvidia talks about new Pascal-based notebooks
Published in Notebooks

Have all the semi-colons in the right place

Nvidia has been talking up new pascal based gaming notebooks based around the GTX 10-series GPU.

More Nvidia GTX 10 Mobile series details revealed
Published in Graphics

For both the GTX 1070 and GTX 1060

It is obvious that Nvidia is preparing the launch of its new GTX 10 Mobile series GPUs, including two new graphics cards for notebook, the Geforce GTX 1070 and the Geforce GTX 1060.

Microsoft calls in the axeman again
Published in News

More cost cutting coming

Software King of the world Microsoft is planning to lay off 2,850 more employees in the next year, according to a filing it just made with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

Samsung posts record profit
Published in News

Thanks Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge

While Apple is desperately trying to spin its sliding iPhone sales, its rival Samsung has posted its highest profit since the first quarter of 2014 thanks to strong sales of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.

MediaTek expected to do well in the third quarter
Published in Processors

Everyone wants its chips

MediaTek is to announce its third quarter results soon and the word on the street is that the outfit will do rather well.