Taiwan and Nvidia team up on self driving cars
Published in Transportation


Drive Constellation and Drive Sim platforms to be used

Taiwan's Ministry of Science and Technology has teamed up with the the GPU maker named after a Roman vengence daemon to speed up  a government fostered autonomous driving programme.

Qualcomm abandons Guizhou venture
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 19 April 2019 12:15

Qualcomm abandons Guizhou venture


Walks away from $570 million joint investment

A joint venture between US smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm Inc and China’s Guizhou province will shut down by the end of the month.

ASML says Samsung not involved in IP theft.
Published in PC Hardware


Media made the wrong assumption

ASML denied any involvement by its top client Samsung Electronics Co Ltd in an intellectual property theft case between the Dutch chip equipment maker and a rival.

Bad bots make up roughly 37.9 percent of internet traffic
Published in News


Bot Arms Race Continues

"Bad bots" tasked with performing denial of service (DoS) attacks or other malicious activities like automatically publishing fake content or reviews, are estimated to make up roughly 37.9 percent of all internet traffic.

We don't need no regulation
Published in News
Friday, 19 April 2019 11:37

We don't need no regulation


Schmidt says you just have to trust tech companies to self-regulate

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt has rejected the idea that big tech companies need to be regulated as the world would be a much better place if we trusted big corporations to self-regulate.

How Assange faked a murder conspiracy
Published in News
Friday, 19 April 2019 11:11

How Assange faked a murder conspiracy


Mueller report tells of shady doings


Wikileaks Julian Assange faked a murder conspiracy of a Democratic National Committee staffer to hide the fact that he had been getting documents from Russian spooks.

TSMC suffers from worst profit fall in seven years
Published in News


The Apple cult giveth, the Apple cult taketh away

TSMC posted its steepest profit decline in over seven years in the first quarter of the year thanks to a slowing electronics market and declining orders from the fruity cargo-cult Apple.

Samsung Galaxy Fold screen breaks
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 18 April 2019 11:47

Samsung Galaxy Fold screen breaks


Tame Apple Press says we told you so

The Tame Apple Press is celebrating after Samsung's folding phones develop problems.

Xbox One S All-Digital Edition is out
Published in Gaming
Thursday, 18 April 2019 11:39

Xbox One S All-Digital Edition is out


For those who don't want a blue ray drive

Software King of the World Microsoft has unveiled its Xbox One S All-Digital Edition, which is priced at $249 and will be in the shops on 7 May.

The $9,000 Surface Hub 2S is out now
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 18 April 2019 11:08

The $9,000 Surface Hub 2S is out now


50-inch needs Steelcase’s Roam stand

Software King of the World Microsoft has released its Microsoft Surface Hub 2S which, for nine grand, seems to be a rather expensive whiteboard.