Tiger Lake specs spotted
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 12:19

Tiger Lake specs spotted


Making a clean sweep of the specs

It is starting to look like Tiger Lake-U will feature a 50 per cent  increase in L3 cache capacity, going from 8MB to 12MB.

Samsung and LG argue over what is 8K
Published in News
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 11:52

Samsung and LG argue over what is 8K


Ours is better than yours

Samsung and LG are clashing over the image quality of their 8K TVs, each claiming that their ultra-high-definition televisions are "the bestest" and the other smells of a Nintendo gaming system.

HTC announces new CEO
Published in News
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 11:42

HTC announces new CEO


Former Orange man replaces Wang

HTC announced that it has appointed a former executive from telecom giant Orange, Yves Maitre, as its new CEO.

SAP needs to listen more to its customers
Published in Cloud
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 11:27

SAP needs to listen more to its customers


SAP user group complains

The maker of esoteric business software, which no one knows what it actually does, SAP needs to be more responsive in meeting the needs of its customers as they make the transition to the digital era.

Oracle and VMware reach cloud deal
Published in Cloud
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 11:05

Oracle and VMware reach cloud deal


Bury the hatchet

Oracle and VMware announced a deal designed to resolve years of tension over how Oracle handles technical support for VMware users and make it easier for them to move to Oracle’s cloud computing service.

Apple takes on the EU
Published in News
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 10:26

Apple takes on the EU


We pay enough tax thanks

Apple fights the world's most significant tax case this week in a desperate bid to avoid paying tax in the EU and show its regulators who are boss.

Stallman resigns from MIT
Published in News
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 10:20

Stallman resigns from MIT


Stands down as president from the Free Software Foundation and its board of directors

Free software messiah Richard Stallman has resigned from MIT, and as president and board member of the Free Software Foundation.

Apple’s money man questions its numbers
Published in News
Monday, 16 September 2019 11:34

Apple’s money man questions its numbers


Goldman Sachs analyst sais Apple TV be low margin

Fruity cargo-cult Apple has had a very public bust-up after its own Wall Street analyst questioned the numbers behind its Apple TV+ streaming service.

Apple falls out with Disney
Published in News
Monday, 16 September 2019 11:24

Apple falls out with Disney


There can be only one Mickey Mouse outfit when it comes to streaming

Disney CEO and close friend of Steve Jobs,  Bob Iger has fallen out with Apple and quit its board of directors, Apple said in an SEC filing on Friday.

VW wants to create its own glorious operating system
Published in Transportation


Which will last a thousand years

Adolf Hitler's favourite car company, VW is developing a car operating system which will have Lebensraum across all its vehicles.