Microsoft Surface phone rumoured to have Snapdragon 830
Published in Processors


Wants top of the range

The much rumoured never seen Microsoft Surface Phone is not likely to have Intel inside.  According to the latest rumours, it will have the unannounced Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 instead.

Qualcomm buries the hatchet with LG
Published in Processors
Monday, 25 April 2016 13:33

Qualcomm buries the hatchet with LG


LG agrees to pay more for its chips

Qualcomm has buried the hatchet with LG after the smartphone vendor agreed to pay more for its chips.

Apple entertainment booted out of China
Published in News
Monday, 25 April 2016 12:13

Apple entertainment booted out of China


We already have a nice walled garden thanks

It looks like Apple's hopes to make up some of the cash it is losing to slumping smartphone sales by getting into the entertainment business have been thwarted by Chinese censors.

Blizzard explains what happened to Titan
Published in Games
Monday, 25 April 2016 12:06

Blizzard explains what happened to Titan


Everything was a total failure

If you ever wondered why Blizzard cancelled Titan, the follow-up to World of Warcraft, the answer is pretty much why you might have expected – nothing worked at all.

Researchers take the battery out of mobile
Published in Wearables


Wireless Identification and Sensing Platform

A team of boffins working for the University of Washington's Sensor Lab have worked out a way of taking the battery out of mobile devices and keeping them powered by radio waves.

Alphabet falls shorts of investor's expectations
Published in News


Wall Street still loves it

The umbrella of the Google Empire, Alphabet announced that its first-quarter earnings fell short of estimates, largely because it spent more to build traffic for its mobile advertising services.

Outfit creates “super-secure” mobile
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 25 April 2016 10:32

Outfit creates “super-secure” mobile


Yours for $20,000

A British-Israeli start-up wants to flog a super-secure smartphone which will cost $20,000.

Corning creates Vibrant Gorilla Glass
Published in News
Thursday, 21 April 2016 13:43

Corning creates Vibrant Gorilla Glass


Super tough Gorilla evolves


Corning Glass has announced that its already tough Gorilla Glass has evolved into something a bit more colourful.

Polaris products leaked
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 21 April 2016 13:12

Polaris products leaked


Fury and Radeon 300 will be replaced by Polaris 10 and Polaris 11

A new product roadmap leak has shown pretty much what we expected both the Radeon Fury Series and Radeon 300 Series will be replaced by Polaris 10 and Polaris 11 GPU based products later this year.

Apple’s car talks with BMW and Daimler fail
Published in News


Looks like the Germans would not obey orders

Last year it was reported that Apple was going to change the world with its super-cool, game changing car which was set to be made by BMW and Daimler.