End of a marketing ploy
Fruity cargo cult Apple has finally given up on a pretty dumb marketing ploy which made its phones look a little cheaper.
Autopilot 2.0 might not kill you
The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that Tesla Motors’s Autopilot 2.0 is coming soon.
Fighting for declining members
German protestant churches, which are losing members faster than Blackberry is losing market share, are turning to wi-fi to help them out.
256GB and speeds up to 530MB/s
Samsung has announced the introduction of the first Universal Flash Storage (UFS) memory card line-up, which it claims has capacities of up to 256GB and speeds up to 530MB/s.
It is actually selling smartphones
While its rivals, like Apple, are suffering, Samsung is doing rather well – in fact much better than the cocaine nose-jobs of Wall Street have predicted.
16 cores to play with
Advantech has released of its new COM Express Basic Module which is designed around the Intel Xeon Processor D-1500 family.
Major changes afoot
The European Parliament voted to spruce up the EU’s cyber security laws in a move which will have many companies tearing their hare (sic) and stamping on their rabbits.
Day one support for Radeon RX 480
It looks like AMD has finally got the memo when it comes to Linux machines. Its new AMDGPU-PRO 16.30 driver offers day-one support for its new Radeon RX 480 from day one.
It has heard it is a money spinner
Software giant Microsoft is not the best at picking where the industry is going, it missed the Internet and failed to get into mobile so the news that it is thinking of getting into the PC hardware business just as it is dying is not surprising.
I had a small wager sitting on the fact that when the RX 480 was released that there would be a mysterious leak of benchmarks that proved that Nvidia’s Pascal-based GTX 1060 was much better even when it had not been released.