Qualcomm ahead on 5G
Published in Wearables
21 September 2016

Qualcomm ahead on 5G


Will sort out Internet of Things don’t ya know?

Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf has been telling the world how it is going to win the 5G war which will bring about a bold new world based around the Internet of Things.

Google’s Allo App is a little too Snoopy
Published in News


Rats

Google’s new messaging app, Allo, is so snoopy that it might have to pay the Peanuts artist’s estate royalties.

Notebook vendors see August spike in sales
Published in Notebooks


Are we seeing the green shoots of recovery?

Figures just in for August show that there has been a spike in the sales of notebooks.

Microsoft releases a $37 feature phone
Published in Mobiles


Still making Nokias

Software king of the world Microsoft appears to be still making Nokia phones, despite flogging  its feature phone business to a subsidiary of Foxconn.

Intel and Amazon invest in wearable outfit
Published in Wearables


Thalmic labs picks up $120 million

A Canadian based wearable technology company has announced that it has picked up a substantial $120 million investment from Intel Capital and the Amazon Alexa Fund.

New iMac will be a Polaris
Published in News


Fanboys look foward to being dragged kicking and screaming into 2016

Fruity tax dodger Apple is going to be putting AMD’s Polaris under the bonnet of its much needed iMac refresh.

Euro server sails slump
Published in News
20 September 2016

Euro server sails slump


IDC reports a three percent fall

While their are suggestions that PC sales might be picking up, life is not so good for people trying to peddle servers, according to beancounters at IDC.

IPhone 7 refuses to reconnect after airport mode "holiday"
Published in Mobiles


You get what you pay for

When it is not hissing at customers for making it work, Apple’s new iPhone 7 is using Airplane mode as an excuse for a permanent snooze.

Microsoft thinks it will cure cancer in a decade
Published in News


Of course the patent might blue screen

Software king of the world, Microsoft thinks it might be able to cure cancer by treating it in the same way as a computer virus.

4K Ultra HD telly sales grow
Published in News


Doing better than HD TV's did

Despite having limited content, 4K Ultra HD televisions are expected to double sales to 15 million units in the US in 2016.