Silicon Valley must prove they can’t hire US workers
After solving the problem of terrorists coming into the US by using an executive order banning Muslims from entering the country from places where he does not have business dealings, Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump is doing something similar to Big Tech.
Why follow the Herd?
While Amazon and Microsoft have reduced the price of their cloud based operations, Oracle has decided to double the price, just to show everyone how it is done.
Masaya Nakamura bought joy to billions
The bloke who founded Namco and became the “the father of Pac-Man,” has died. Masaya Nakamura Nakamura was 91.
But sees trouble ahead
Former playing card maker Nintendo has managed to make its first profit in four quarters thanks to its mobile gaming division.
Clean your Kyocera when you do the dishes
Never mind curved screens and AR cameras, the people at Kyocera want to build smartphones which you can wash when you do the dishes.
Email “inventor” might be backed by Thiel
Tech Dirt is fighting for its financial life in a case which should put the fear of god into the tech press.
It does not work
Major internet providers are ending a four-year-old system which gave “copyright alerts” to pirates when they viewed peer-to-peer pirated content.
Flash in the pan
After a couple of months of rumours and speculation, troubled nuclear powered, electronics maker Toshiba has given up on its flash memory chip business and will flog most of it.
Nadella’s turnaround is working while Cook's is not
While the reign of the shy and retiring Steve “I never threw a chair at anyone” Ballmer was one of the best times for Microsoft news, the company has been having a bit of snooze for ages.