Xbox Play Anywhere puts pressure on PlayStation 4
Microsoft just dropped a bomb on PlayStation 4 announcing that Gears of War 4 will be able to play on both PC and Xbox via Xbox Play Anywhere program.
Slashes dependence on PC
Inventec has succeeded in reducing its reliance on PC product lines, with the revenue proportion now less than half of its bottom line.
Another myth shattered
It has been a long held myth in the media industry that an expensive Mac was superior to a PC at handling content and images. However a test of the two has discovered that a PC cleans Apple’s clock.
Reduce dependence on PCs
Intel has decided that there is no point waiting for the PC to return and is decimating its staff and getting into something else more lucrative – cloud computing and the Internet of thing.
9.6 per cent drop in a year
Beancounters at Gartner have been totting up some figures on a back of an envelope and reached the conclusion that PC shipments have dropped 9.6 percent.
Expensive old rubbish wins wrong oscar
Apple’s rivals are targeting those who are still using Apple’s long-out-of-date Mac Pro.
Now that everyone is realising that their super expensive Apple PCs can’t do VR, an outfit called Xotic PC is offering to sell a range of proper computers that can – although AMD fans might want to look the other way.
Lowest in nine years
Quanta has reported that its net profits declined 5.6 per cent on year to US$538.91 million for 2015, the lowest level in nine years.
Is Steve Balmer dead, alive or both?
Software giant Microsoft is focusing a lot of its R&D money on quantum computing.