Justice department steps into the case of the rounded rectangle
Published in Mobiles


Will someone think of the poor rounded rectangles?

The US Justice Department has said that it is worried about the implications of Apple winning a trademark dispute against Samsung.

Apple revamps App store
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 09 June 2016 11:16

Apple revamps App store


Developers claim it is still too vampy

The Tame Apple Press is telling the world how happy developers are now that it has revamped its App store and reduced the fees it forces them to pay. However speaking to a few Apple developer, it appears that things still are not good in the Walled Garden of Delights.

Patent troll claims it invented the Mobile App market
Published in Mobiles


Goes after developers who write them

A patent troll claims it invented the idea of the mobile app and is threatening every developer that ever wrote one with an East Texas lawsuit.

Qualcomm releases new Connected Car Platform
Published in Processors


Ready for proto-typing

Qualcomm has released its Connected Car Reference Platform so that the car industry to build prototypes for the next-generation connected car.

Blackberry losing Android sales too
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 08 June 2016 15:56

Blackberry losing Android sales too


Blackberry will have to slam the priv door

It is starting to look like Blackberry is not getting enough sales from its Android products to justify a mobile handset presence.

Microsoft to delay Surface Pro 5
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 08 June 2016 15:18

Microsoft to delay Surface Pro 5


Wants to get Kaby Lake

It is beginning to look like the technology industry has written off 2016 as an annus horribilis and is only thinking about 2017. Microsoft has decided to delay its Surface Pro 5 from late 2016 to 2017 possibly so that it is not cursed.

Microsoft writes off England’s Euro 2016 chances
Published in News


Something everyone else knew already

Microsoft’s Bing has been given a divination algorithm and predicted the scores for the Euro 2106 football championship.

Inventory issues as Intel and AMD delay CPU releases
Published in Processors


New platforms not until January

We have been expecting Intel and AMD to release their new generation CPU’s by the end of the year, but now it looks like we will not see them until Janaury.

Apple price drop for tablets kept its numbers up
Published in Mobiles

Desperate measures

Fruity cargo cult Apple price cut for its tablets managed to keep its numbers up, according to analysts working for Digitimes Research.

Assange gets into Clinton bashing
Published in News
Wednesday, 08 June 2016 12:42

Assange gets into Clinton bashing


Google-Clinton alliance "revealed" 

Desperate to make sure he is not forgotten, Julian Assange has recycled a wonderful new conspiracy theory, which has Google working in a dark alliance with Hillary Clinton.