Huawei entangled in new crisis
Published in News
Friday, 16 August 2019 11:29

Huawei entangled in new crisis


This one is about Taiwan

Huawei can't get a break – it is too Chinese for the US, but it is too Western for the Chinese.

Nvidia does better than Wall Street expected
Published in Graphics


Core business back to normal

The chipmaker named after a Roman vengeance daemon, Nvidia has surprised the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street by posting results ahead of what analysts expected.

Microsoft throttles Surface Pro 6 and Surface Book 2
Published in PC Hardware


As fast as a Pentium 2

Software King of the World Microsoft appears to be throttling its Surface Pro 6 and Surface Book 2 down to 400 MHz – which is about the speed of an old Pentium 2.

Duke of Edinburgh AI developed
Published in AI
Friday, 16 August 2019 10:27

Duke of Edinburgh AI developed


This AI code "looks like it has been made by an Indian"

An Indian based company has been flogging an AI-assisted app development platform which does not use AI and is powered by Indians. The Duke of Edinburgh, the consort to Queen Elizabeth II, once famously said: “It looks as if it was put in by an Indian”, pointing to an old fashioned fuse box on a factory trip to Edinburgh.

Apple sues Corellium for piracy
Published in News
Friday, 16 August 2019 10:20

Apple sues Corellium for piracy


Your product doesn't ship with our "burst into flames" feature

Apple has filed a lawsuit against Corellium, accusing the software company of illegally selling virtual copies of iOS under the guise of helping discover security flaws.

Cisco expects China crisis
Published in News
Thursday, 15 August 2019 13:09

Cisco expects China crisis


Trade war fall out

The fallout from US President Donald [Prince of Orange] Trump’s ongoing trade war with China is beginning to hurt US technology suppliers selling into the Chinese market.

Huawei delays folding phone again
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 15 August 2019 12:23

Huawei delays folding phone again


Will not make September

Huawei has said that there was "no possibility" that the folding phone will make the September launch date and pushed back delivery for the second time.

Lenovo warns of price hikes
Published in News
Thursday, 15 August 2019 11:43

Lenovo warns of price hikes


Trade war bites

China’s Lenovo Group, the world’s largest PC maker, warned it would have to raise product prices if US tariffs increase.

Apple might be getting ready to bury the hatchet with Spotify
Published in News


It might be a fight it can't win

Apple and Spotify are in talks about potentially enabling Siri to play songs, albums, and playlists from the leading subscription music service.

Manchester whistleblowers warn cops computer system is pants
Published in News


If it were a dog, it would be put down

Greater Manchester Police whistleblowers say the force’s £27 million new computer system is rubbish, with several claiming someone could die as a result of its shortcomings.