Mozilla admits Firefox smartphone failed
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 09 December 2015 11:36

Mozilla admits Firefox smartphone failed


Gives up and puts it to sleep


Open saucy browser outfit Mozilla has admitted that its Firefox OS smartphone experiment didn’t have legs and it will stop developing and selling the beasts.

Zenfone gives Asustek part of smartphone market
Published in Mobiles


Actually making money on it

The Zenfone has given Asustek a well-deserved foothold in the smartphone market and even more surprisingly is making the outfit money.

Wearable devices could save PC makers
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 17 November 2015 12:43

Wearable devices could save PC makers


Daft analysts claim

A small number of analysts are telling anyone who will listen that notebook makers could save themselves by getting into wearable devices.

Nintendo delays mobile game releases
Published in Games
Thursday, 29 October 2015 11:40

Nintendo delays mobile game releases


Shares tank

Shares in Nintendo tanked yesterday as the company announced that it was delaying the release of its games onto mobile phones and tablets.

LTE networks have evil bugs
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 20 October 2015 11:43

LTE networks have evil bugs


Structure is floored by unfixable bugs


Carnegie Mellon University's CERT security vulnerabilities database has issued an alert regarding the status of LTE (Long-Term Evolution) mobile networks.

Windows 10 mobile preview reaches 10536
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 09:36

Windows 10 mobile preview reaches 10536


One hand mode and a new Photo app

Microsoft is slowly finishing  Windows 10 for mobile phones and the beta testers in the fast ring have been told to update to insider preview 10536. 

Seagate announces 2TB on 7mm thick HDD
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 03 September 2015 16:41

Seagate announces 2TB on 7mm thick HDD


Ye cannae change the laws of physics

Every week we here of a new hard-drive technology which appears to bend the laws of physics by stuffing more into less.

New ZenFone gets more storage
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 11:44

New ZenFone gets more storage


256GB of storage to go

 Asus ZenFone 2 is to get four times more storage than the current model.

Microsoft plans big hardware launch
Published in Notebooks
Friday, 21 August 2015 11:24

Microsoft plans big hardware launch


Windows 10 Smartphones and tablets

Software king of the world, Microsoft is planning to hold a huge hardware launch in October.

iPhone sales dropping in US
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 05 August 2015 16:09

iPhone sales dropping in US


Beginning of the end

Apple's vice like grip in the US smartphone market is falling off as sales of the overpriced gadgets slump.