MPPA issues mysterious threats
Published in News


24 hours to shut down or else

The Motion Picture Association of America has been issuing mysterious threats to those running piracy sites, telling them to shut down sites within a day or face  the consequences.

Apple fesses up to Tattoo Gate
Published in Wearables


We don't make watches for the likes of you

Apple has taken the unusual step of admitting that if you have tattoos then the iWatch will not work for you.

Intel will turn your modem into a server
Published in Processors


Broadband changes

Chipzilla has come up with technologies which it believes will give broadband a kick up the back-end.

US tech companies lean on EU
Published in News


Nice trade bloc you have there..  terrible if something happened to it

US tech giants have spent fortunes leaning on EU politicians to stop them from forcing them to pay tax or facing the music when it comes to their anti-trust schemes.

Apple and IBM flog iPads to elderly Japanese
Published in Mobiles


Young dont want them any more

Apple and IBM's business partnership which was supposed to push iPads and iPhones into corporates seems to have reverted to hitting softer targets like Japanese pensioners.

Israelis come up with smallest Quad Core mini-pc
Published in Mobiles


Two inch cube

Israeli outfit SolidRun has added a a 2 x 2 x 2-inch Cubox-i 4X4 to its line claiming that it is the world's smallest ARM quad core 4GB minicomputer.

Expensive tablets on the road to nowhere
Published in Notebooks


Apple sales to drop by 30 per cent

Tablet sales have flattened and buyers will no longer pay an arm or a leg for them, according to new research.

Wafer shipments will remain flat
Published in News


UMC waiting 28 nm process sales to grow

Foundry chipmaker United Microelectronics has warned that its wafer shipments and ASPs to stay flat while sales generated from 28nm process technology grow.

Spartan becomes Edge
Published in News


With a familiar logo

Software giant Microsoft has come up with a new name for its Explorer replacement and given it a logo which looks a lot like the browser it is replacing.

IWatch has defective component
Published in Wearables


You get what you pay for

Fruity cargo cult Apple's iWatch has shipped with a crucial component which was later found to be broken.