Apple rumoured to be thinking small
Published in Mobiles

VW of tech too late to think big

Jumping on the phablet bandwagon years behind the rest of the market cost the VW of tech, Apple,  big dollars, so now it is rumoured to be thinking small in a bid to claw back its “innovation” image.

Officially released, Kirin 950 can manage 2.53 GHz
Published in Mobiles

Cortex A72 with 16nm TSMC FinFET

Huawei, the company that is probably the hardest to pronounce in tech has officially unveiled its Kirin 950 first FinFET 16nm based processor. 

Jim Keller was not a big fan of K12
Published in Processors

Exclusive: Zen drive more important

Legendary, now ex AMD chief engineer Jim Keller was not a fan of the ARM-based K12 and sidelined it in favour of Zen development.

Tizen is more popular than Blackberry
Published in Mobiles

Sorry Blackberry fans another negative story

We are in a bind here, we get accused of bashing Blackberry and told that really it is the best thing in the world, while at the same time its slow slide into obscurity continues.

Crucial announces BX200 series SSDs
Published in Memory

Next-generation of affordable SSDs

Crucial has announced its newest BX200 SSDs that will be a direct successor of the earlier, popular and affordable BX100 series.

Nvidia phasing out GTX 960 2GB
Published in Graphics

4GB is where it is at 

Confirming rumours,  Nvidia AIB partners are phasing out the 2GB version of the Geforce GTX 960 graphics card and replacing them new 4GB models.

Wales wants Apple to stop selling iPhones in UK
Published in Mobiles

Scotland does not care

Wackypedia leader Jimmy Wales has suggested that Apple should stop selling its popular iPhone line in the UK

Darren Grasby is EMEA AMD President
Published in Processors

Stepping up

AMD has decided that its Corporate Vice President Worldwide Component Channel manager Darren Grasby needs a promotion. Grasby is now President of EMEA AMD which is a promotion even if the job title is not as long.. 

Tame Apple Press trying to pin a bendgate on Nexus
Published in Mobiles

Snapped it in half

The Tame Apple Press is rubbing its paws with glee after news leaked out that it is not just the iPhone that bends.

Intel Atom x5-Z8500 reviewed in Teclast X98 Pro tablet
Published in Reviews

Review: Beefed up GPU trumps Bay Trail

It’s been almost two years since we reviewed our first device based on Intel’s Bay Trail Atom System-on-Chop (SoC). Obviously, it’s time for a refresh, and it comes in the form of the eagerly anticipated Cherry Trail platform. To be more precise, Atom x5- and x7-series parts, codenamed Cherryview, are the new 14nm chips, while x3 branding is reserved for SoFIA chips.