Apple fanboys call the emergency services for a giggle
US coppers are furious about an viral online prank which uses a flaw in Apple’s Siri software to call the emergency services.
Wireless connection fault has cheap fix
Nintendo Switch reviews spotted problems with the left Joy-Con occasionally losing its wireless connection to the console and some hackers found that opening the controller and adding a simple piece of wire increased its effective range.
IDC expects a 10-fold increase
Beancounters at IDC have added up some numbers and divided them by their shoe size and reached the conclusion that global shipments of augmented and virtual reality headset devices are expected to reach 99.4 million units in 2021.
It is jumping jack flash
Flash memory maker Lexar today announced the JumpDrive Tough, which is a USB JumpDrive created to withstand life’s hard knocks.
$4,990 with a $199 monthly subscription for a giant tablet
Cisco is pushing a new "smart" whiteboard to the market with a $4,990 price tag and a $199 monthly subscription.
Will Apple get the works? That's nobody's business but the Turks
A team of hackers is blackmailing Apple has is threatening to wipe millions of iPhones, including iCloud accounts, unless the company agrees to pay a ransom before April 7.
Flash will save everyone of us
Kingston Digital, which is the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology, has revealed that it has its paws on 16 percent of the global channel SSD unit market in 2016.
Components getting pricey
PC vendors are jacking up their prices as part costs, including display panels, DRAM, SSDs, Li batteries are getting more expensive.
Making America grate again
US outfit Micron Technology has announced that that it is building a back-end site in Taiwan.
Starts at $329 and is heavier and thicker
Apple has quietly announced the successor to the iPad Air 2 and simply calls it the iPad. It comes with a new A9 SoC and will be up for sale from March 24 and redefines its meaning of the word cheap.