Apple censors charity concert for a quick buck
Published in News


PR...  Apple has heard of it

Fruity cargo cult Apple slumped to a new low over the weekend after it appears to have threatened a law suit if the popular beat combo artist Drake was heard on a rival music streaming service rapping at a charity gig.

Chinese manufactures jack up prices
Published in Motherboards


Blame China syndrome

Prices of IT is starting to rise in China response to the stock market crash and currency flunctuations

Acer wants to be bought out
Published in News


Invites people to kick its tires

Acer's founder Stan Shih said he would welcome companies to come and take the troubled PC maker off his hands.

AMD's open source Fury disappointing
Published in Graphics


At least for now

AMD's open source drivers for its Fury platform have proved rather disappointing.

Open Source GPU now out
Published in Graphics


Hoping that MIAOW is not a catastrophe

An open saucy general-purpose graphics processor (GPGPU) has been unveiled at the Hot Chips event.

Eugene Kaspersky threatened to "rub out rival"
Published in News


He will sleep with the fishes

The language of the anti-virus industry has always been a little colourful, but Eugene Kaspersky went a little over the top with his godfather impersonation.

VR headsets can improve vision
Published in Wearables


Uncrossing your eyes

A US businessman has found a medical use for VR headsets like occulus.

OpenStack missing important bits says Intel
Published in News


Promises to help it out

Intel has told OpenStack fans that their favourite software is missing some important bits, and it wants to help out.

HTC Vive VR glasses delayed
Published in Wearables


You probably didn't see that one coming

HTC has announced that is pretty much delaying its Vive VR headset until next year.

Xbox-one Mini me does not exist
Published in Games


Microsoft denies everything

The dark satanic rumour mill might have been a bit broken when it was announced that Microsoft was about to launch an Xbox-mini.