AI replacing Japanese white collar workers
Published in News
Tuesday, 03 January 2017 12:02

AI replacing Japanese white collar workers


Beginning of the end


While most people have focused on factory robots and self-driving cars may kill off millions of jobs, the fact that AI will kill off white collar work has been quietly ignored.

Trump calls for a return to snail mail
Published in News
Tuesday, 03 January 2017 11:50

Trump calls for a return to snail mail


Making America great again by getting rid of all those pesky computers 


US president elect Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump says he has a cunning plan to improve cyber-security – he wants to return to the pre-email days of the courier.

Slides of Windows 10 running on a Snapdragon
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 03 January 2017 11:37

Slides of Windows 10 running on a Snapdragon


The way of things to come

Slides of Windows 10 running on an ARM device powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 have tipped up before they are shown at CES 2017 this week.

Intel looks forward to 10nm next year
Published in News
Monday, 02 January 2017 13:43

Intel looks forward to 10nm next year


Moore’s Law grinding on

Intel is starting to talk up its new, 10-nanometer chip-manufacturing technology and claims that it is going to prop up Moore’s Law.

Valve's top games for 2016
Published in Games
Monday, 02 January 2017 13:12

Valve's top games for 2016


Valve has gone them on its list

Valve has named its 100 best-selling Steam games of 2016.

Microsoft AR can help you find your keys
Published in Wearables
Monday, 02 January 2017 13:00

Microsoft AR can help you find your keys


Hololens gives you a photographic memory


Software king of the world, Microsoft’s new AR Hololens tech is starting to look really cool, and it could be getting even better if a new patent is anything to go by.

Apple knows its wireless airbuds fall out
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 02 January 2017 12:07

Apple knows its wireless airbuds fall out


Didn’t stop them releasing them

Fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple knows that its expensive wireless airbuds fall out of your ears and apparently patented a fix. Only it never used it.

Russia expanding hacker team
Published in News
Monday, 02 January 2017 11:40

Russia expanding hacker team


Team has been growing for three years

After his success gaming the US election to put a more Russian friendly president into the White House, Tsar Putin is expanding his glorious three year old cyber warrior team.

Samsung promises to explain what happened to the Note 7
Published in Mobiles


We are not saying Aliens but it was.... aliens

Samsung has said that it will announce this month the results of an investigation into what caused some of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to catch fire.

Exploding Note 7 did not help Apple
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 30 December 2016 11:40

Exploding Note 7 did not help Apple


Analyst angers the Tame Apple Press


NPD analyst Stephen Baker is off the Christmas Card list of the members of the Tame Apple Press which are furious that he made a comment saying that Apple had failed to capitalise on Samsung’s exploding Note 7.