Intel shows off i7 NUC
Published in News
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 10:58

Intel shows off i7 NUC


Broadwell under the bonnet

Chipzilla has updated with details of the upcoming Broadwell based i7 NUC.

Saudi women revolt over Twitter ban
Published in News
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 10:51

Saudi women revolt over Twitter ban


Ends badly

An attempt by backward misogynistic Saudi men to ban women from Twitter appears to have backfired.

IBM chops a quarter of its workforce
Published in News
Monday, 26 January 2015 12:19

IBM chops a quarter of its workforce


Largest layoff ever

Biggish Blue is about to embark on the largest jobs cull in corporate history and fire more than 111,000 of its suited staff this week.

Spartan must begin with the letter E
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Monday, 26 January 2015 11:52

Spartan must begin with the letter E


Needs a new name

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth rumour that Microsoft is looking for a new name for its Project Spartan browser.

New keyboard knows who you are
Published in News
Monday, 26 January 2015 11:42

New keyboard knows who you are


Never forgets who spilt coffee on its front

Boffins at the Georgia Institute of Technology have emerged from their smoke filled labs with an intelligent keyboard which cleans itself and can identify users by the pattern and style of their fingertips and keystrokes.

Why did social networking get the works?
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Monday, 26 January 2015 11:19

Why did social networking get the works?


That's nobody's business but the Turks 

The Turkish government has moved to do what terrorists could not do and ban social notworking pages which it thinks insult the Prophet Mohammed.

 

O2 flogged to Hutchison Whampoa
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Monday, 26 January 2015 11:15

O2 flogged to Hutchison Whampoa


Sold to  Li Ka-shing, in Chinese takeaway 

Hong Kong outfit Hutchison Whampoa has written a cheque for Telefonica's British mobile unit O2 for $15.4 billion in what is seen as a consolidation of Britain's telecoms industry.

Samsung serious about buying Blackberry
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 22 January 2015 12:01

Samsung serious about buying Blackberry


On again off again is on

For a while, the dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured hell on earth yarns claiming that Samsung is set to buy the Canadian smartphone maker Blackberry.

Blackberry wants to open Apple's walled garden
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 22 January 2015 11:51

Blackberry wants to open Apple's walled garden


Net neutrality should include Apple

BlackBerry's CEO John Chen has commited a heresy against the Apple cargo cult by suggesting that any changes to net neutrality laws should mean an end to Jobs' Mob's walled garden of delights.

Dotcom released encrypted video chat
Published in News
Thursday, 22 January 2015 11:49

Dotcom released encrypted video chat


Making friends with US spooks

As part of his plan to win over the US spooks, Kim Dotcom has created a service which allows people to have encrypted video chat conversations which are impossible to listen in on.