Searching for bias on web now legal
Published in News
Tuesday, 31 March 2020 11:27

Searching for bias on web now legal


Trump’s Attorney General routed

Searching for bias in websites or in social notworking groups should not get you arrested for hacking in the US, a federal court has ruled.

Microsoft’s Cloud gets bigger and thrusting everywhere
Published in Cloud


Azure not suffering from coronavirus blues

Software king of the world Microsoft said that its Azure Cloud has been growing like topsy since the coronavirus forced millions of people to work from home.

LG gives up on its G
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 31 March 2020 11:20

LG gives up on its G


It just can't find the spot anymore

LG is ditching the "G" series branding on future smartphones.

Samsung to stop making LCD panels
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 31 March 2020 11:16

Samsung to stop making LCD panels


Falling demand and a glut

Samsung Display is ending all of its production of LCD panels in South Korea and China by the end of this year.

Spain delays 5G auction
Published in Network
Tuesday, 31 March 2020 11:10

Spain delays 5G auction


Coronavirus proves spainful

Spain will delay a planned auction of 5G spectrum due to the coronavirus outbreak, the government has announced.

Huawei posts 5.6 percent rise in 2019 profit.
Published in News


Smallest increase in three years but not bad given the circumstances

Huawei Technologies reported its smallest annual profit increase in three years, hurt by weak overseas sales amid an intensifying US campaign to shut it down.

Video conferencing is an expensive salve to management
Published in News


Comment: Isn’t it time that people packed in this ritual?

In my inbox are shedloads of press releases from video conferencing companies desperate to flog their wares on the back of the corona virius lock-downs.

Unlocked 10th Gen Intel Core i9-10980HK spec leaked
Published in PC Hardware


Will be out soon

A leaked slide from an upcoming official Intel presentation shows the merits and gubbins in a yet to be announced 'Unlocked 10th Gen Intel Core i9-10980HK processor'.

Naked man shows Norway schools the downside of video conferencing
Published in News


Apparently being naked is not a Viking tradition any more

A school in Norway has stopped using popular video conferencing service after a naked man apparently “guessed” the link to a video lesson.

How a virus finally killed IT
Published in News
Monday, 30 March 2020 11:01

How a virus finally killed IT


Robert X. Cringely mutters

IT pundit Robert Cringely (pictured) thinks that Information Technology which replaced Management Information Systems is finally being killed off by COVID-19.