EU countries likely to target big US tech
Published in News


C’mon you bastards, pay your tax like everyone else


France, Germany, Italy and Spain are expected to get tough with big US tech by demanding that they be taxed in Europe based on their revenues, rather than only profits.

New Note 8 sets pre-order record
Published in Mobiles


Tame Apple Press rather upset

Despite its best efforts to remind users about the incredibly inflammable Note 7, the Tame Apple Press has been unable to stop Note 8 pre-orders from hitting record levels.

Toshiba might score a windfall from its memory chip sale
Published in Memory


Price of sale goes up to $22.3 billion

It is starting to look like Toshiba might collect more money from the sale of its memory chip business than it expected.

Chinese not impressed with iPhone plans
Published in Games


You want us to pay what?


Apple might be running aground in its key Chinese market by offering an iPhone which no one can afford.

MicroLED simpler to make than expected
Published in News


Still too expensive for smartphones

While many thought it would take three years to get Micro LED displays to become available in the market due to technological bottlenecks, it looks like it will be a lot easier than many thought.

Big US corporations rule AI development
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Amazon, eBay, IBM, Google, Facebook, and Microsoft, what could go wrong?

Just to prove you have absolutely nothing to worry about from AI, an outfit called Netscribes has worked out that the entire market is sewn up by big US corporations.

iPhone8 production glitches continue to harm supply
Published in Mobiles


Expect delays, shortages, and hype

The iPhone 8 is supposed to be released on September 12, but according to the Wall Street Journal there are signs that all is not well behind the reality distortion field.

Flameproof Lithium batteries developed
Published in News


Notify Samsung 

A team of Americian Army boffins have emerged from their back-rooms with lithium ion batteries that are resistant to exploding or catching fire.

Breitbart conspiracy was a network error
Published in News


FBI called

The semi-official organ of the alt-right movement, Breitbart, was so certain that its website was being hacked that it called in the FBI.

Bloke who married his computer sues Alabama
Published in News


Recognise my love

A man who claims to have married his computer in New Mexico has sued the state of Alabama for refusing to recognise the marriage.