Note 7 fiasco shows the scale of the failure of other brands
Published in Mobiles


10 percent of Note 7s are still outclassing rivals


After two months of an official global recall more one in ten of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 are still in use but they are still beating the competition

Twitter is toast
Published in News
22 December 2016

Twitter is toast


Analysts finally start speaking like Fudzilla


It has taken a while, but we are finally getting analysts to describe situations in the way we do. Trip Chowdhry, the managing director of equity research at Global Equities Research shocked the market when he described Twitter as being "toast".

Google employee sues over evil NDA
Published in News


Being part of the Empire is no fun

An ex-Google product manager has sued Google over its confidentiality policies on the grounds they violate California labour laws and involve spying on staff.

Nokia sues Apple for stealing its ideas
Published in Mobiles


The iPhone idea was ours


It has been many years coming, but now it has debugged itself from Microsoft, the former rubber boot maker Nokia is coming at Apple swinging.

AMD users dividing themselves
Published in Processors


GPU and CPU loyalty no longer guaranteed

PCPartPicker has been looking at the trends for users and they are noticing that AMD CPU buyers are not always buying AMD GPUs.

Wordpress hacks coming in from the Ukraine
Published in News


Oh those Russians

Wordpress security outfit Wordfence has warned that it has detected an IP block in the Ukraine and says the attacks would appear to have Russian involvement.

UK saved from snooping by European court
Published in News


Irony thy name is Britannia

A top Brexit fan has taken the UK government to the European Court over its snooping laws and won.

Pressure building for 5G to use 28GHz band as the standard
Published in News


South Korea, US and Japan have agreed to back it


A row is brewing over which frequency will be used for 5G.

Lenovo launches ZUK Edge
Published in Mobiles


Looks rather nice 

Lenovo has quietly released its ZUK Edge smartphone which shows it coming up with its own designs rather than borrowing from someone else.

Mario’s smartphone title is an own goal
Published in Mobiles


Too expensive


The former maker of playing cards, Nintendo, appears to have dealt itself a duff hand when it came to issuing its first Mario game for the smartphone.