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Galaxy S21 hits four year high
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 05 March 2021 12:55

Galaxy S21 hits four year high


Fourth week on the market

The Galaxy S21 series kept selling well throughout its first month on the market, which proves that its first week of sales were a fluke.

Nvidia widens crypto-mining limiting technology
Published in Graphics


All future GeForce RTX 30 series graphics cards

Nvidia looks set to implement its crypto-mining limiting technology in all future GeForce RTX 30 series graphics cards.

Xiaomi pulled from share index
Published in News
Friday, 05 March 2021 12:49

Xiaomi pulled from share index


Company officially on US list


Global index publisher FTSE Russell said will omit Xiaomi from its global and China indexes in line with a US executive order from then-president Donald Trump.

EU will produce its own advanced semiconductors
Published in PC Hardware


Freedom from the yoke of US tyranny

The European Union is planning to produce its own advanced semiconductors by 2030, part of the bloc's plans to reduce "high-risk dependencies" on technology companies in the US and Asia.

Honda set to release level three car
Published in Transportation
Friday, 05 March 2021 12:41

Honda set to release level three car


It could be a legend

Honda is launching a new car equipped with the world's first certified level 3 autonomous driving technology today.

Nintendo planning OLED display for Switch
Published in Gaming


Support for 4K


Nintendo is planning to unveil a model of its Switch gaming console equipped with a bigger Samsung OLED display and support for 4K. It's expected to arrive before Christmas.

Turntide looking for a better electric motor
Published in News


Software controlled

Firms backed by Robert Downey (Tony Stark) and Bill Gates are joining investors like Amazon and iPod inventor Tony Fadell to pour money into a company called Turntide Technologies.

ASML sells chipmaking gear to China
Published in News
Thursday, 04 March 2021 12:44

ASML sells chipmaking gear to China


US miffed

ASML has extended a deal to sell chip manufacturing equipment to Semiconductor Manufacturing International China’s largest chipmaker, until the end of this year.

Apple investigated by UK competition watchdog
Published in News


Complaints about apps

Britain’s competition regulator has opened an investigation into the fruity cargo cult Apple after complaints that the iPhone maker’s terms and conditions for app developers are unfair and anti-competitive.

Foxconn expects 15 percent profit rise
Published in News
Thursday, 04 March 2021 11:48

Foxconn expects 15 percent profit rise


COVID-19 pandemic spin-off

Foxconn said it expects first-quarter revenue to rise more than 15 percent from a year earlier thanks to increased demand for electronics during lockdowns worldwide to curb the COVID-19 pandemic.