Teachers who know about computers can make better money doing something else  -- like saving the universe..
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Wednesday, 14 January 2015 12:47

Kids know more about IT than their teachers


Good teachers can earn more doing something different

A survey of UK schools carried out by Microsoft and Computing at School is showing the problems of getting teachers up to speed.

LG told to stop OLED production
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Wednesday, 14 January 2015 12:37

LG told to stop OLED production


Killed two workers

South Korea's labour ministry has ordered LG to halt operations of an organic light-emitting diode (OLED) panel production line following a nitrogen gas leak.

Samsung launches Tizen phone in India
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Wednesday, 14 January 2015 12:29

Samsung launches Tizen phone in India


Or its spokesperson just sneezed

Samsung has launched the first smartphone powered by the operating system which sounds like a sneeze – Tizen.

PC sales continuing to grow
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Wednesday, 14 January 2015 11:52

PC sales continuing to grow


Tablets were just a fad

Beancounters working for Gartner have decide that PC sales are continuing to grow with Lenovo being the top seller last year.

MediaTek to launch 10- and 12-core SoCs
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 13 January 2015 14:08

MediaTek to launch 10- and 12-core SoCs


Chinese whispers

Rumours from China suggest that the chip designer Mediatek is apparently on the verge of launching 10- and 12-core system on chips.

EE cleaning up in the UK
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Tuesday, 13 January 2015 14:05

EE cleaning up in the UK


4G king of Blighty

EE strengthened its position as the leading 4G network in the UK in 2014 after gaining 5.7 million customers over the year.

Huawei has a 17 per cent increase in profit
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Tuesday, 13 January 2015 14:02

Huawei has a 17 per cent increase in profit


4G doing rather well

Huawei is set to record a 17 percent increase in operating profit as worldwide adoption of fourth-generation (4G) mobile technology sharply increased.

Isis takes down US Military You Tube and Twitter
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Not the greatest hack all time

The Twitter and YouTube accounts for the US military command that oversee operations in the Middle East were hacked by a hacker group sympathetic to ISIS.

Big Content warned to stop scaring Canadians
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Government miffed

The Canadian government has warned Big Content that they are not allowed to go around threatening people it thinks are pirates – like they do in other countries.

Nintendo has a Wii slash in Brazil
Published in Games
Monday, 12 January 2015 11:41

Nintendo has a Wii slash in Brazil


Taxes take the Nintendo

The maker of computer products which sound like toilet humour, Nintendo is flushing Brazil from its list of countries it suppliers.