Things should be much better next year than the 1980s
Published in News


Issac Asimov’s predictions for 2019

In 1983, American writer Isaac Asimov wrote that by 2019, “It is quite likely that society, then, will have entered a phase that may be more or less permanently improved over the situation as it now exists”.

Analyst: Apple is not a tech company
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 28 December 2018 11:36

Analyst: Apple is not a tech company


Think of it as a consumer staple

Apple analyst Gene Munster claims that people should stop thinking of Apple as a tech company but as a consumer staple like Coca-Cola, Procter & Gamble, and Philip Morris.

Musk's lawyers claim it is ok to say someone molests children
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US free speech means you can say what you like on the net apparently

Elon Musk’s attorneys are trying to convince a court that you can wrongly claim that a person who pissed you off commits illegal acts on children thanks to the US free speech laws.

Fortnite helped make Epic $3 billion in profit
Published in Gaming


Fortnite Battle Royale was the game of the year.

Fortnite is 2018’s most popular video game and appears to have helped its publisher, Epic to make more than $3 billion in profit.

Apple and Foxconn to start building iPhones in India
Published in Mobiles


Where no one can afford them

Fruity cargo cult Apple will begin assembling its top end iPhones in India through the local unit of Foxconn as early as 2019.

Indians restrict US e-commerce outfits
Published in News
Friday, 28 December 2018 11:09

Indians restrict US e-commerce outfits


No affiliated companies or special discounts


US e-commerce giants have been banned by the Indian government from selling products supplied by affiliated companies on their Indian shopping sites and from offering their customers special discounts or exclusive products

Gigabyte preparing 40 GeForce RTX 2060 SKUs
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 27 December 2018 11:55

Gigabyte preparing 40 GeForce RTX 2060 SKUs


Leak suggests that there will be 40 varients

Gigabyte will have at least 40 variants of the GeForce RTX 2060 graphics card according to an Eurasian Economic Commission)product listing.

New iPhones didn't sell well before Christmas
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 27 December 2018 11:43

New iPhones didn't sell well before Christmas


iPhone retailer confirms 2018 models unpopular

Apple's largest retailer, Best Buy, is reporting that the sales of iPhones are significantly down on last year.

Chinese back Huawei and persecute Apple cult
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 27 December 2018 11:28

Chinese back Huawei and persecute Apple cult


Trump considers declaring a state of emergency

It is starting to look like US persecution of Huawei is backfiring on its companies such as Apple working behind the bamboo curtain.

DIY 24 Core ARM computer motherboard appears
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 27 December 2018 11:12

DIY 24 Core ARM computer motherboard appears


SinoVoIP enables Arm Server in the home

SinoVoIP is releasing a version of its Banana Pi boards which enables you to build a 24-core ARM server.