Intel slowed PC sales to increase Skylake's price
Published in Processors

Things Chipzilla can do while AMD naps

Chipzilla might have caused slow PC sales at the beginning of the year to boost the price of its Skylake chips later.

TSMC expects sales drop
Published in News
24 September 2015

TSMC expects sales drop

But revenues up

Chipmaker TSMC has warnedthat its revenues for the fourth quarter will experience a sequential decline, however its bottom line has been saved by the fact that the US dollar is doing well against the Taiwan currency.

Fingerprint sensors fall below $5
Published in Mobiles

Everyone can get their mitts on them

While fingerprint sensors are seen as a "top of the range" smartphone item, the cost of providing them is now minimal.

Ipads are child abuse claims Dr House
Published in News

They will melt your p
recious little snowflake's brains 

Giving a child an iPad is child abuse a top psychologist with the bankable name of Dr Richard House.

US's spying obsession could cost it EU business
Published in News

Technology companies could be shut out

An advisor to the European Court of Justice, Yves Bot has declared that the "safe harbour" agreement for transferring data between the US and EU is "invalid," because of concerns over US spying.

Dell releases new Venues
Published in Notebooks
23 September 2015

Dell releases new Venues

USB Type C connections for everyone

Dell has refreshed its Venue line of tablets and 2-in-1 PCs and bought USB Type C connectivity to the portable PC market.

Worldwide security spending growing
Published in News

Reaching $75.4 billion in 2015

Beancounters working for Gartner claim that spending on information security will reach US$75.4 billion in 2015, an increase of 4.7 per cent over last year.

Apple tells users to "hit the road jack"
Published in Mobiles

Change the port,  force upgrade,  profit

Fruity Cargo cult Apple is hatching out a new cunning plan to make piles of dosh by forcing its soon to be shrinking user base to buy new headphones.

8K will rule the world by next Tuesday
Published in Graphics

It must be true an analyst said it

Analysts have a habit of getting ahead of themselves, but this report is a dandy. HIS claims that 8K will be with us soon thanks to the fact that it will be used for the broadcasting of the Japanese 2020 Olympics.

Apple press blames Chinese for its security mess
Published in News

It is not our fault

The Tame Apple Press after playing down the security mess which was the mass infection of the Apple Store, is now claiming it was not Jobs' Mob's fault.