Apple pay dooms itself in UK
Published in Mobiles
13 July 2015


Too inflexible 

Apple is having a huge problem getting its Apple Pay off the ground in the US, so now it is having a crack at the UK.

$199 Asus ZenPad 8 hits Best Buy
Published in Mobiles
13 July 2015


22nm Moorefield Atom with iPad mini resolution

Asus has just started shipping its latest sub $200 toy, and this 8-inch tablet is now available via Best Buy. 

Qualcomm may lay off around 4,000 people
Published in Mobiles
13 July 2015


To be announced in next conference call

Qualcomm is undergoing major restructuring and one side-effect of the overhaul is that some 4,000 jobs might be slashed. 

AMD officially announces Radeon R9 Fury
Published in Graphics
10 July 2015


Cut-down Fiji GPU does the job at US $549

AMD has now officially announced its newest Radeon R9 Fury graphics card based on a cut-down version of the Fiji GPU with 4GB of HBM and US $549 price tag.

AMD behind Star Wars Battlefront PC debut
Published in Games
10 July 2015


At Comic-Con Internation in San Diego

We have already seen plenty of gameplay as well as closed alpha footage from what is shaping up to be the one of the most anticipated games of 2015. AMD has announced that it will be running a playable version of the Star Wars Battlefront during Comic-Con International show in San Diego.

Android M remembers to fix memory management
Published in Mobiles
10 July 2015


Thanks for the memories

Android M Developer Preview 2 appears to fix a problem which has bedevilled Android 5.0 Lollipop users – the memory management system.

Terrorists now using Government spying software
Published in News
10 July 2015


Hack becomes a world nightmare

An Italian security outfit which makes spying packages for various world governments has admitted that its software is now in the hands of terrorists after a recent hack.

Intel needs to stop taking the tablets
Published in Processors
10 July 2015


No one believes in homeopathic mobile remedies  

Analysts are hinting that Intel is not going to do well out of mobile chips and should probably give up trying.

New Google Glass is atomic powered
Published in Wearables
10 July 2015


Intel inside 'Enterprise Edition'

The new look Google Glass appears to be powered by an Intel Atom processor and is actually packed with useful features.

Nvidia shows off Hairworks 1.1
Published in Graphics
10 July 2015


Vienna.. hair today is always gone tomorrow

Nvidia has been showing off its latest technology which enables an accurate depiction of hair.