Giuliani is clearly the right bloke for the job
New US cyber-tsar Rudy Giuliani runs a website with a content management system which is so out of date it runs on coal and was designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel and easy as Sunday morning to hack.
Apple tops Samsung again
French authorities investigating the EgyptAir crash that killed 66 people have focused their attention on the Apple fanboy co-pilot and his iPad and iPhone 6S.
Not copying Apple this time
Samsung appears to have decided that it is not going to copy one aspect of the iPhone 7 on its new Galaxy S8. It seems that the cordless headphone idea is too silly and unpopular.
Like the beard, gives me something to hang onto
The smartphones of dozens of Israeli soldiers were hacked by Hamas militants pretending to be attractive young women online.
Consequences of the "death of the PC"
While there are many who want to see the end of the PC, its replacements are killing off some of the nicer aspects of that revolution, its openness and ability to program.
Rounded rectangle damages to be rethunk
The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has reopened a longstanding patent lawsuit related to Samsung copying the rounded rectangle of the iPhone nearly six years ago.
Should have eaten less of the mushroom
Xiaomi’s founder has admited that he "pushed ahead too fast" and the company needs to slow down to ensure sustainable growth for a long-term future.
5,100mAh battery and fast charging
The people at Lenovo have hit upon an interesting gimmick for their P2 phone – they are flogging it with a three-day battery life.
Cheaper than 2016
Microsoft has reduced the cost of Windows 10 licences for models to be launched in the middle of the year.
2017 of to a slow start
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company is predicting that its revenues will fall up to 10 percent sequentially in the first quarter of 2017 and that the rest of the year will not be much chop either. TSMC said it will post revenues about $7.5 billion in the first quarter of 2017 which is down 8.8-10 percent from the prior quarter.