AMD is not as bad as Morgan Stanley thinks
Published in Processors

Let’s downgrade them when making money

AMD took a bit hit after Morgan Stanley’s Joseph Moore thought he'd figured out AMD, and he doesn’t see rosy things for the company.

Manli shows its Geforce GTX 1070 Ti lineup
Published in Graphics

Blower Fan and Triple Cooler versions

Manli has decided to wait for the official NDA-lift day to announce its Geforce GTX 1070 Ti lineup which will include two versions, the standard GTX 1070 Ti Blower Fan and the special GTX 1070 Ti Triple Cooler version.

Apple continues to pay Qualcomm if it drops its modem
Published in Mobiles

Licensing still on

There was a lot of noise about the recent news that Apple might skip the Qualcomm modem hardware for its 2018 phones, but even if they make this decision, QTL (Qualcomm licensing) will still get money from Apple.

Celebs warned against peddling cryptocurrencies
Published in News

Because they might go to jail

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued a blunt warning on celebrities using social media to buy stocks and other investments related to the promotion of Initial Coin Offerings

Notebook sales decline
Published in News
02 November 2017

Notebook sales decline

At this rate, we will be starting to give them back to the manufacturers

Notebook sales are continuing to fall faster than Donald Trump’s popularity with global shipments of notebooks (excluding detachable 2-in-1 models) declined 4.2 percent on year to 40.79 million units in the third quarter of 2017.

Apple might have over-egged iPhone X privacy pudding
Published in News

Developers will have access to facial data

While the Tame Apple Press praised Apple for promising that facial data used to unlock its new iPhone X would be securely stored on the phone, now it appears that it might not have been giving a clear picture about how the data would be used.

Developers hate Perl
Published in News
02 November 2017

Developers hate Perl

… but Rust never sleeps

Software Developers really hate Perl followed by Delphi and VBA.

Microsoft denies its Surface is unreliable
Published in Notebooks

Works fine when you give it a push

Microsoft has denied its Surface range is as unreliable as a Reliant Robin and said that fewer than one in 100,000 have been borked.

Oreo sends users into infinite boot loops
Published in Mobiles

Android forces factory reset

A bug in the new "Adaptive Icons" feature introduced in Android Oreo has sent thousands of phones into infinite boot loops, forcing some users to reset their devices to the factory setting.

Trump gives up on talking cars
Published in News

Worried that they might be conspiring against him

A plan to insist that car makers should ship products that allowed each car to talk to each other so that their computers could avoid collisions has been scrapped by Donald  "Prince of Orange" Trump.