Acer rumoured to release Windows 10 phones
Published in Mobiles


Four in the works

Acer will be unveiling four new gizmos at IFA 2015, all powered by Microsoft's Windows 10 mobile.

Surface Pro4 might have been delayed for Skylake
Published in News


It all makes sense now


The dark satanic rumour mill has suggested a good reason Microsoft delayed the launch of its flagship tablet-laptop, Surface Pro 4. 

Mozilla furious at Windows 10
Published in News
Friday, 31 July 2015 11:55

Mozilla furious at Windows 10


User choice removed

Big cheeses at the Mozzarella Foundation have penned a stiff letter to Microsoft's CEO over changes made to default settings in Windows 10. 

Apple TV coming out
Published in News
Friday, 31 July 2015 11:45

Apple TV coming out


Same as the old one but thinner

Apple will apparently launch its new Apple TV in September. 

Oracle names new chip after cheap wine
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Friday, 31 July 2015 11:39

Oracle names new chip after cheap wine


Sonoma cure for networking hangovers

Oracle is looking to expand the market for its Sparc-based servers with a new, low-cost processor which it curiously called Sonoma. 

Google Glass in second coming
Published in Wearables
Friday, 31 July 2015 11:33

Google Glass in second coming


Same as the old one, but for business

A dark satanic rumour suggests that Google is planning to release its new version of Google Glass by the end of the year.

UMC slows 28nm expansion
Published in Processors
Friday, 31 July 2015 11:28

UMC slows 28nm expansion


Not worth it yet

UMC is slowing down its move to 28nm production capacity due to a less-optimistic outlook for demand in the second half of 2015.  

Samsung slashes Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge price
Published in Mobiles


S6 Edge Plus and Note 5 coming

Samsung Galaxy S6/Galaxy S6 Edge will now be available for a permanently reduced price in the US, indicating the impending launch of Galaxy S6 Edge Plus and Galaxy Note 5.

UMC expects wafer shipments fall
Published in News
Thursday, 30 July 2015 13:35

UMC expects wafer shipments fall


Predicted slump

United Microelectronics (UMC) expects to post an up to 5 per cent decrease in wafer shipments for the third quarter of 2015. 

Windows 10 PC replacement will be slow
Published in News
Thursday, 30 July 2015 13:31

Windows 10 PC replacement will be slow


Hardware industry sighs

PC makers are already predicting that any knock on demand for their product based on Windows 10 will be slow to happen.