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Strangle your Python 2 now
Published in News
Monday, 26 August 2019 11:23

Strangle your Python 2 now


UK National Cyber Security Centre warning

The UK's cyber-security agency warned developers Thursday to consider moving Python 2.x codebases to the newer 3.x branch before it is too late.

Apple’s software lets it down again
Published in News
Friday, 02 August 2019 11:50

Apple’s software lets it down again


Features leave the phone wide open

The software genii at the fruity Cargo-cult Apple, who bought you a clock which could not adjust for summer, does not appear to have thought through network sharing functions.

Software engineer shortage set to get worse
Published in News
Wednesday, 03 July 2019 12:41

Software engineer shortage set to get worse


Mind the gap

Microsoft corporate vice president Julia Liuson said that shortages of worldwide software development engineers to expand to one million in the next five years.

Raja Koduri announces OneAPI launch in Q4 19
Published in PC Hardware


28X improvement in deep leering 

It is easy to forget about the software behind the hardware that everyone gets excited about, but without drivers, OS, and general API support, there would not be any platform.

Raja points out Nvidia and AMD datacenter weakness
Published in AI


GPU only strategy, or tiny software ecosystem

As a part of its software update and a One API strategy announcement Raja Koduri, the SVP of Intel architecture, graphics and software took time to mention two main competitors and used green for the company that has a GPU centric strategy and red for the company that has both a CPU and GPU.

Apple to merge iPhone, iPad and Mac apps
Published in News
Thursday, 21 February 2019 12:28

Apple to merge iPhone, iPad and Mac apps


Even though it said users didn’t want it

Fruity cargo cult Apple is merging its iPhone and Mac Apps by 2021 despite previously saying users did not want it.

Outdated software is the biggest security hazard
Published in News


Best before expired

Avast’s PC Trends Report 2019 found that users are making themselves vulnerable by not implementing security patches and keeping outdated versions of popular applications on their PCs.

Apple hopes to solve China crisis with its brilliant software
Published in Mobiles


Will fix Qualcomm issue with a software update 

Fruity cargo cult Apple believes it can work around the problem of its iPhone ban in China by leaning on its crack team of software experts.

IBM turns Pac Man vegan
Published in AI
Monday, 29 October 2018 10:40

IBM turns Pac Man vegan


Cutting edge AI at work

Researchers working for Big Blue have been working out a way of making Pac Man more ethical using AI.

Apple writes software to stop home repairs
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 05 October 2018 10:42

Apple writes software to stop home repairs


You will have to pay more to us

Fruity cargo cult Apple has installed software on its Macs which stop people doing any work on the outdated computers they have spent a fortune buying.