Microsoft develops its own Linux flavour
Published in News

What's next? Apple making a cheap and useful product?'

In a sign that you have just woken up in a parallel universe, it appears that Microsoft has made its own Linux version.

New Samsung’s Android roadmap leaked
Published in Mobiles

New marshmallow dates

A new version of the Android roadmap has been leaked with some different dates from what was previously rumoured.

AMD pushes its Boltzmann Initiative
Published in Processors

Boltz is the mann

Troubled chipmaker AMD is putting a lot of its limited investment money into the “Boltzmann Initiative” which is uses heterogeneous system architecture ability to harness both CPU and AMD GPU for compute efficiency through software.

Microsoft pulls Windows 10 support from Galileo
Published in Motherboards

Galileo Galileo Figaro.

Microsoft is pulling the support plug on Windows 10 IoT Core which was a key part of Intel’s low-cost Galileo boards.

Intel’s first Altera based chip out early 2016
Published in Processors

What do you get when you cross a Xeon with Altera’s programmable chips?

Chipzilla has said that it will release the first fruits of its Altera buyout in early 2016.

Apple orders only 4 million more iWatches
Published in Wearables

Expecting lower sales

Fruity cargo cult Apple does not have any high expectations that iWatch will sell much more.

IWatch failed claims analyst
Published in Wearables

“Collectables” for fanboys

Apples’ iWatch has been dismissed as a “collectable” for fanboys which made no real impact on the market.

Why aren’t you looking at me?
Published in Mobiles

Apple phones will know when you are not looking at them

Apple’s iPhone7 is going to be equipped with a new feature which will look at your eyes to see if you are daring to look at something else.

ON buys Fairchild semiconductor
Published in Processors

Writes a $2.4 billion cheque 

The chip industry continues to consolidate with ON Semiconductor saying it will buy Fairchild Semiconductor for $2.4 billion.

Asustek expects to make a profit
Published in Motherboards

Motherboard stands for comfort

You would expect everything in Asustek to be dire given that it makes notebooks, smartphones, tablets and desktops and these are dropping down the blackberry.