D-Link has two new wi-fi cameras
Published in News
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 12:00

D-Link has two new wi-fi cameras


Cheaper home surveillance in the UK

D-Link has unveiled two new HD wi-fi cameras that provide what it claims is top quality professional home surveillance at an affordable price – the DCS-8000LH Mini HD Wi-Fi Camera and DCS-8100LH HD 180 Degree Wi-Fi Camera.

Intel's new GPU is more of a show off
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 11:49

Intel's new GPU is more of a show off


No plans to make an actual product

The tech press became rather excited last week when Intel started showing off a new GPU with some even claiming it would change the industry.  It turns out that Intel has no real interest in changing the industry for now.

Indian outsourcers recovering from a tough year
Published in News
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 11:31

Indian outsourcers recovering from a tough year


Software services sector expected to grow again next year

India’s software services exports will see revenue growth of 7-9 percent in constant currency terms in the fiscal year to March 2019 after one of its worst years ever.

North Korea widens its hacking net
Published in News
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 11:21

North Korea widens its hacking net


Feel the wrath of the Apple fanboy

A North Korean cyber espionage group which has customarily only been interested in South Korea’s government and private sector deepened its sophistication and hit further afield including in Japan and the Middle East in 2017, security researchers said.

AI will turn hackers into super villians
Published in News
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 11:14

AI will turn hackers into super villians


Power to do anything


The rise of AI will make hackers even more powerful as they will exploit the technology to mount automated hacking attacks, cause driverless car crashes or turn commercial drones into targeted weapons, a new report warns.

Apple believed to be trying to deal with cobalt miners
Published in News


But who is it talking to?

Apple is in talks to buy long-term supplies of cobalt for iPhone batteries directly from miners but it is not clear which miners it is talking to as the story is in danger of bringing up a rather nasty secret about the sourcing of the mineral for iPhones.

Sweetened NXP deal might see Broadcom off
Published in News
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 10:47

Sweetened NXP deal might see Broadcom off


Qualcomm might have made a clever move

Qualcomm might have done a cunning manoeuvre to see off Broadcom's takeover by paying a bit more than expected for NXP.

Qualcomm reaches agreement on NXP Semiconductors
Published in Processors


Cost a bit more than expected

Qualcomm has reached an agreement with NXP Semiconductors to increase to $127.50 per share its previously announced cash tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of NXP.

Samsung releases largest Serial Attached SCSI SSD
Published in Memory

Bigger the better

Samsung Electronics announced that it has begun mass producing the industry’s biggest Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) solid state drive (SSD).

Windows on ARM will not be full fat
Published in News
Tuesday, 20 February 2018 12:24

Windows on ARM will not be full fat


So limited Microsoft has pulled a document saying how much

When Microsoft announced it was making a version of Windows 10 on ARM chips the world celebrated the end of the x86 obsession which has limited PCs for decades.