Microsoft will not build a Muslim registry
Published in News
Friday, 16 December 2016 11:32

Microsoft will not build a Muslim registry


Not worth the bad PR


Software king of the world, Microsoft,  has ruled itself out of the running for building an electronic register of US Muslims.

Supremes might shut down East Texas
Published in News
Friday, 16 December 2016 11:29

Supremes might shut down East Texas


Patent troll hunting might be a thing of the past

A Supreme Court appeal could mean an end to East Texas’s control of patent trolling is going to be heard soon.

Russian hackers took down the Pentagon last year
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Only just finding out about it now

Russian hackers working for Tsar Putin took down the US Pentagon in 2015 in a hack which caused a secret revamp of systems.

Donald Trump is cool for Catz
Published in News
Friday, 16 December 2016 11:22

Donald Trump is cool for Catz


Oracle boss signs up for executive committee


Oracle co-chief executive Safra Catz will be joining Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump's executive committee on his transition team.

Viv might not make it to the Samsung S8
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 15 December 2016 12:55

Viv might not make it to the Samsung S8


Will not hack off Google


The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn claiming that Samsung will not be installing its Viv, AI assistant in the S8 because it does not want to hack off Google.

Intel expected to show off new NUCs at CES
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 15 December 2016 12:40

Intel expected to show off new NUCs at CES


Dem bones, dem bones, dem bare bones


While PC demand remains weak, Intel’s NUCs have been doing rather well and it is set to release a new wave of the bare bone products at CES.

Notebook sales increased in November
Published in News
Thursday, 15 December 2016 12:29

Notebook sales increased in November


Top three saw 10 per cent boost


Beancounters at Digitimes Research have added up some numbers and divided them by their shoe size and come up with some good news for notebook manufacturers.

Samsung S8 will have Note's touch flexible display
Published in Mobiles


Ready for spring 2017


Samsung’s Galaxy S8, which should be ready for spring of 2017 is rumoured to arrive with a touch flexible display.

SK Hynix moves to 10nm DRAM
Published in Memory
Thursday, 15 December 2016 12:17

SK Hynix moves to 10nm DRAM


Next year


SK Hynix is going to mass produce 10-nano-range DRAMs next year and says that this will be the world’s second mass-production of 10-nano-range DRAM.

Bezos diplomatic after Trump meeting
Published in News
Thursday, 15 December 2016 12:15

Bezos diplomatic after Trump meeting


Hatchet buried?


Donald “Prince of Orange” Trump met up with Silicon Valley’s big names yesterday to repair the damage of the election campaign.