Qualcomm forecasts bright future
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Fending off Broadcom

The financial future for Qualcomm in 2019 is bright, according to a statement the company released today.

Cherry announces MX RGB low-profile switches
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For high-end and thin, notebook and desktop keyboards

At the CES 2018 show, Cherry continued its expansion of Cherry MX keyboard switches by announcing a new low-profile version aimed at high-end and thin keyboards for both notebooks and desktops.

BlackBerry launches security software for self-driving cars
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Jarvis is part of its turnaround efforts

Failed mobile phone maker BlackBerry has launched a new cybersecurity software, which identifies vulnerabilities in programmes used in self-driving cars.

Sharp to mass produce OLED panels
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Starting soon

Sharp will begin to mass produce OLED panels for smartphones as soon as the first quarter of 2018 and plans to launch new smartphones featuring its own OLED displays in June or July.

US politicians attempt “informal” trade boycott of Huawei
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"National security concerns" are probably protectionism

US politicians are never going to stop a small thing like “proof” stand in their way of Chinese companies making a mess of their protectionism.

Chinese demand an investigation into iPhone throttling
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This is getting worse

Apple’s worse nightmare is that the Chinese government might take steps to interfere with its flagging sales behind the bamboo curtain, but it is starting to look like its phone throttling antics might create a perfect storm.

Lenovo finds backdoor in RackSwitch and BladeCenter switches.
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Released firmware updates

Lenovo engineers have discovered a backdoor in the firmware of RackSwitch and BladeCenter networking switches.

OnePlus investigates credit card fraud
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Customers turned over

OnePlus says it's investigating claims of credit card numbers being stolen from customers who have purchased a phone from OnePlus' site.

People prefer buying cryptocurrency over an iPhone
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Proving that people will always invest in something expensive, ephemeral  and stupid

Pundi X,  NEM.io Foundation and Stellar.org, have released a State of Cryptocurrency report, which claims that people would rather waste their cash on cryptocurrency than an iPhone X.

Surprise memory price drop
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Chip boom might not last

After an 18 month boom, there has been a sudden drop in some memory prices, which is causing jitters among investors who had thought the chip boom would last at least another year.