Nokia sues Apple for stealing its ideas
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 22 December 2016 12:59

Nokia sues Apple for stealing its ideas


The iPhone idea was ours


It has been many years coming, but now it has debugged itself from Microsoft, the former rubber boot maker Nokia is coming at Apple swinging.

AMD users dividing themselves
Published in Processors
Thursday, 22 December 2016 12:51

AMD users dividing themselves


GPU and CPU loyalty no longer guaranteed

PCPartPicker has been looking at the trends for users and they are noticing that AMD CPU buyers are not always buying AMD GPUs.

Wordpress hacks coming in from the Ukraine
Published in News
Thursday, 22 December 2016 12:35

Wordpress hacks coming in from the Ukraine


Oh those Russians

Wordpress security outfit Wordfence has warned that it has detected an IP block in the Ukraine and says the attacks would appear to have Russian involvement.

UK saved from snooping by European court
Published in News
Wednesday, 21 December 2016 13:12

UK saved from snooping by European court


Irony thy name is Britannia

A top Brexit fan has taken the UK government to the European Court over its snooping laws and won.

Pressure building for 5G to use 28GHz band as the standard
Published in News


South Korea, US and Japan have agreed to back it


A row is brewing over which frequency will be used for 5G.

Lenovo launches ZUK Edge
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 21 December 2016 12:10

Lenovo launches ZUK Edge


Looks rather nice 

Lenovo has quietly released its ZUK Edge smartphone which shows it coming up with its own designs rather than borrowing from someone else.

Mario’s smartphone title is an own goal
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 21 December 2016 11:44

Mario’s smartphone title is an own goal


Too expensive


The former maker of playing cards, Nintendo, appears to have dealt itself a duff hand when it came to issuing its first Mario game for the smartphone.

Apple CEO was spinning like crazy over PCs
Published in News
Wednesday, 21 December 2016 11:38

Apple CEO was spinning like crazy over PCs


Insiders say Job’s Mob does not care about Macintosh any more

Yesterday the Tame Apple Press was full of stories about how Tim Cook really loved the Macintosh and was going to release new and important hardware updates in the future.

Apple’s Airbuds are a liability
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 21 December 2016 10:55

Apple’s Airbuds are a liability


Not worth the wait


Apple’s overpriced Airbuds might have shipped before Christmas after all but they are proving to be a disaster for users and the environment.

ASUS will update 15 models to Kaby Lake
Published in News
Tuesday, 20 December 2016 12:57

ASUS will update 15 models to Kaby Lake


Also will arrive with GeForce GTX 1050 (Ti), 1060, 1070 and 1080 GPUs

ASUS is going to upgrade more than 15 of its notebooks to a more powerful Intel/Nvidia combo.