Texas man sues over exploding Apple battery
Published in Mobiles

Claims Jobs' Mob flogs defective batteries

A bloke in Texas is taking Apple to court claiming it flogged him a shonky battery for his iPhone which exploded.

Ericsson smokes peace pipe with Samsung
Published in Mobiles

Reaches agreement on global patent licences

Ericsson has reached a multi-year agreement on global patent licences with Samsung ending a dispute that hit the Swedish telecom equipment maker's first-quarter revenue.

Apple iPhone flaw allowed China to target Uighur Muslims
Published in Mobiles

Competition winner

An attack that targeted Apple devices was used to spy on China's Muslim minority -- and US officials claim it was developed for the country's top hacking competition.

IBM creates 2nm chip
Published in PC Hardware

Intel has a little sob

IBM boffins have emerged from their smoke-filled labs claiming to have invented the world’s first 2 nm chip.

Qualcomm modem bug hits a third of smartphones
Published in Mobiles

Attackers can access the device’s call and SMS history

Around a third of all smartphones in the world are believed to be affected by a new vulnerability in a Qualcomm modem component that can grant attackers access to the device's call and SMS history and even audio conversations.

Apple’s Night Shift does not work
Published in Mobiles

Does not make the slightest difference to your sleep patterns

Boffins at Brigham Young University have called out Apple's Night Shift system as snake oil and said that it does not improve your sleep quality.

Lenovo premium Android tablet spotted in China
Published in Mobiles

Featuring 90Hz OLED screen and Snapdragon 870 SoC

It appears that Lenovo could be bringing a high-end Android tablet to the market, as one has been spotted in China under the Xiaoxin Pad Pro 2021 name, featuring a 90Hz OLED screen and Qualcomm's Snapdragon 870 SoC.

Sabrent Rocket Battleship SSD could come soon
Published in PC Hardware

HighPoint SSD 7540 controller and eight Sabrent's SSDs

Sabrent has once again started to talk about the Sabrent Rocket Battleship, a PCIe storage solution based on the HighPoint SSD 7540 PCIe Gen4 x16 8-Port NVMe RAID Controller and paired up with eight Sabrent SSDs.

AMD's CEO Dr. Lisa Su to hold Computex 2021 keynote
Published in News

"Accelerating The High-Performance Computing Ecosystem"

AMD and TAITRA have announced that AMD's President and CEO, Dr. Lisa Su will be holding a keynote address at Computex 2021. Named, "AMD Accelerating - The High-Performance Computing Ecosystem", the digital keynote will be kicking off Computex 2021 show on Tuesday, June 1st.

AI Chip start-ups interesting Wall Street
Published in AI


Nvidia rivals 

The cocaine nose-jobs of Wall Street are starting to get interested in chip startups lured by their promises of AI and special-purpose processors that can efficiently run machine-learning algorithms.