AMOLED getting second life in China
Published in Graphics


Not going away soon


While the big names of smartphones are less interested in AMOLED displays, it appears that the industry will continue to grow.

Adobe pushed insecure spying Chrome browser extension
Published in News


And it can be hacked


Adobe installed a browser extension for Google Chrome alongside an update for the company's Adobe Acrobat Reader DC software.

Former Microsoft boffin redeems himself with life hack
Published in News


Might even cause forgiveness for trolling


Former Microsoft chief technology officer Nathan Myhrvold might have hacked off a few people with his patent trollage over the years, but he seems to have come up with a life hack which is of vital interest to Fudzilla readers.

Swiss Army wants fatter soldiers
Published in News


So it can recruit hackers


The Swiss Army, which is famous for its knives and protecting the Pope with pikes, wants to relax its recruiting rules to allow for the unfit and over-nourished to join their ranks.

Android pattern security isn't secure
Published in News


Can be cracked in five goes


The Pattern Lock system which is used to provide security on millions of Android phones is a doddle to crack.

Apple Airbuds suffer from Bluetooth borkage
Published in News


You get what you pay for

The fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple is finding that its much delayed, expensive wireless headphones shipped with a fault.

Samsung’s chip earnings cover all manner of sins
Published in Processors


Note 7 and bribery scandal can be safely glossed over

Samsung might have been having a trying time this year, but at least none of it appears to have kicked it too hard in the bottom line.

Microsoft plans more job cuts
Published in News


Will be announced next week

The software king of the world is rumoured to be announcing 700 more job cuts next week when Microsoft announces its quarterly earnings.

Tesla autopilot was 40 percent safer
Published in News


Surprise result from the death inquiry


A watchdog investigation into the death of a Tesla car driver when he was running the car on auto-pilot had some unexpected good news for the car market.

Barra quits  Xiaomi
Published in Mobiles
23 January 2017

Barra quits Xiaomi


Health concerns and a new role 

The bloke who pushed Xiaomi into global expansion has left the company because of health concerns and a new role.