Chinese anti-Apple settlement rising
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 23 May 2019 12:08

Chinese anti-Apple settlement rising


And the government has not weighed in yet


US Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump’s trade war is having a knock-on effect on the fruity cargo cult Apple.

Lenovo’s profit sees triple growth.
Published in News
Thursday, 23 May 2019 12:05

Lenovo’s profit sees triple growth.

 

Beating market expectations

China’s Lenovo Group reported a more than three-fold increase in its quarterly profit as strong computer sales much better than the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street predicted.

Qualcomm in hot water over antitrust
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 23 May 2019 11:59

Qualcomm in hot water over antitrust

 

Illegally suppressed competition

US chipmaker Qualcomm stifled smartphone chip market competition by threatening to cut off supplies and extracting excessive licensing fees, a US judge ruled.

Even humans drive better than Tesla’s automatic pilot
Published in Transportation

 

Consumer Reports warning

Consumer Reports has rubbished a new feature on Tesla cars which will allow them to change lanes automatically saying that it doesn’t work very well and could create potential safety risks for drivers.

Apple makes a slow-down pledge
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 23 May 2019 11:55

Apple makes a slow-down pledge

 

If our update makes your phone worse, we will tell you

A UK consumer watchdog has growled until Apple has agreed to notify consumers if future iOS software updates slow down or change the performance of an iPhone.

ESET researchers find more clues about Fancy Bear
Published in News

 

Working out the outfits strange moves

Boffins at the ESET R&D centre in Montreal have just published findings on their latest investigation into the infamous Sednit Group.

Brits do not get GDPR
Published in News
Thursday, 23 May 2019 11:47

Brits do not get GDPR

 

A year on and two surveys show they are clueless

Despite having had a year to adjust to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), firms still use the same day to day practices to secure personal data. Research conducted by global security company ESET, and Kingston Digital, showed that businesses practise similar methods to safeguard data used by their employees as they did pre GDPR era.

Intel is back on top
Published in News
Wednesday, 22 May 2019 11:20

Intel is back on top


Samsung is a number two again

Chipzilla is back to being the number one semiconductor maker after knocking Samsung off the top slot.

Nokia hopes to make a buck out of Huawei ban
Published in Network

 

Thanks, Donald

Nokia Chief Executive Rajeev Suri said the company could benefit from a US clampdown on Chinese rival Huawei as the race to roll out 5G services heats up.

Ymobile delays Huawei P30 Lite launch
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 22 May 2019 11:13

Ymobile delays Huawei P30 Lite launch


Fears of US restrictions

Japanese telco SoftBank's low-cost mobile brand Ymobile said on Wednesday it would delay the launch of Huawei P30 Lite smartphone, following the imposition of trade restrictions on the Chinese manufacturer by Washington.