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Samsung confirms lower chip growth
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 21 September 2018 12:18

Samsung confirms lower chip growth


Keep prices higher

Samsung is doing its best to keep chip prices high by cutting back on production. 

Tesla nicked using a smartphone
Published in Transportation
Friday, 21 September 2018 12:00

Tesla nicked using a smartphone


It is a doddle if you don't want to charge your car ever again

The security of the Tesla Model 3 has been called into question after one was stolen from a Mall of America in Minnesota using just a mobile app and a smartphone.

Samsung wins battle of the MPEG patents
Published in News
Friday, 21 September 2018 11:17

Samsung wins battle of the MPEG patents


All is not well in MPEG land

The New York State Court of Appeals on Thursday overturned a $115 million judgment against Samsung over telly patents.

Google defends Gmail data sharing
Published in News
Friday, 21 September 2018 11:10

Google defends Gmail data sharing


All automatic, nothing to see here

Google gave details about its policies for third-party Gmail add-ons but stopped short of adequately addressing questions from US senators about developers who break its email-scanning rules.

Car industry still needs more humans
Published in IoT
Friday, 21 September 2018 11:01

Car industry still needs more humans


Roberts not Robots

Car industry employees should not be concerned about robots taking their jobs – at least not for the moment.

Apple copies China’s “black mirror” style citizen policy
Published in Mobiles


Are you a committed fanboy?

Jobs’ Mob is copying China’s dystopian citizen policy which removes credits from people who don’t conform until they become third class citizens with no rights.

IBM touts its cancer success
Published in AI
Friday, 21 September 2018 10:41

IBM touts its cancer success


Winning battles not the war

The CEO of IBM, Ginni Rometty, has hit back on claims that IBM tech was not as successful at fighting cancer as it would like.

Atomic Radio will be with us soon
Published in News
Thursday, 20 September 2018 11:39

Atomic Radio will be with us soon


Will still only play Taylor Swift and other junk

Boffins are close to shaking up wi-fi and broadcasting with the development of atomic radio thanks to the development of a new type of antenna capable of receiving signals across a much wider range of frequencies (more than four octaves) that is highly resistant to electromagnetic interference.

3D printer gun maker faces sex crime
Published in News
Thursday, 20 September 2018 11:17

3D printer gun maker faces sex crime

 

Paid $500 for underage sex

The bloke who obtained his 15 minutes of fame by using a 3D printer to make guns has been charged with sexual assault after allegedly having sex at a hotel with an underage girl for $500.

PlayStation Classic micro console released on December 3
Published in Gaming


Will cost $100

Sony announced yesterday that it would release the PlayStation Classic micro-console on 3 December. It will cost $100 and come with 20 built-in games.