AMD might call Zen chips "Zeppelin"
Published in Processors


Nothing to suggest that Zen will crash and burn

Leaks are starting to emerge about an AMD Zen part which has the unfortunate name of Zeppelin.

Apple not going to save the iWatch
Published in Wearables


New model will be an S

It looks like Apple has no plan to rescue its awful iWatch. Word on the street is that the next model will be an S which will basically mean it is the same as one which failed to interest people last year.

Researchers create light transistors
Published in Processors


Tripping the light fantastic

A team of researchers have emerged from their smoke filled labs claiming to have invented a transistor which runs on light rather than applied voltage.

ZAGG acquires Mophie for $100 million
Published in News


Mega-merger in higher position across four accessory markets


Mobile accessory giant ZAGG, the company that makes the well-known InvisibleShield, has recently acquired Mophie, another accessory giant, for $100 million.

Apple defeated by British justice
Published in Wearables


Welsh underdog proved IWatch was fragile

The fruity cargo cult Apple cult has suddenly found itself having a taste of reality when a Welsh bloke successfully sued Apple and forced the company to change a misleading Apple Watch product description.

Android 6.0 now on 1.2 percent of Android gear
Published in Mobiles


Android 4.4 still king

Google has released its official February platform distribution numbers and the Marshmallow Android 6.0 is now available on 1.2 percent of all google devices.

Nvidia pulls Android 6.0 Shield upgrade
Published in Mobiles


Breaks your wi-fi


The software genii at Nvidia have pulled an upgrade for its original Shield tablet after it turned out that it breaks users wi-fi.

HTC M9 Android 6.0 doubles Antutu performance
Published in Mobiles


Geekbench is much higher too 

HTC is committed to updating most of its flagship phones within 90 days of the Google official OS release. Last year's flagship HTC M9 has been updated and we have noticed that most benchmark scores have significantly increased.

Apple iPhone 7 (2016) first design details leaked
Published in Mobiles


Features much-needed backside corrections


The design of Appleā€™s upcoming tenth-generation iPhone 7, due for release later this fall, will appear very similar to the exterior design used for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S with two significant exceptions, according to sources close to the supply chain.

Unheard of AR outfit gets cash for production
Published in Wearables


Coming from no-where

An AR outfit which has had little in the way of publicity has just been given millions to get its technology into the shops and if it works like it is claimed it could clean the current generation's clocks.