Apple predicted to slide further
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 08 January 2016 10:23

Apple predicted to slide further


This quarter will be dire

The price of depending on one product will continue to drag Apple down in the first quarter of 2016.

AMD is so proud of its stock cooler that it is demoing it
Published in Motherboards


Wraith might make only a spectral appearance 

Most stock CPU coolers are junked when the chip is delivered and replaced with something which is a little more sexy and does not sound like a B52 taking off.

Amazon sells its own brand of chips
Published in Processors
Thursday, 07 January 2016 12:06

Amazon sells its own brand of chips


Right to bare ARMS

Online book seller Amazon is selling its own brand of ARM-based computer chips.

High price does not make Oculus a cow
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 07 January 2016 11:38

High price does not make Oculus a cow


Pricing of glasses not short sighted 

Oculus's boss Palmer Luckey has found himself having to defend the launch price of his Oculus Rift VR headset, which many users found a little steep.

Xiaomi Mi 5 launched next month
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 07 January 2016 11:12

Xiaomi Mi 5 launched next month


Snapdragon 820 inside

Xiaomi is to roll out its new smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi 5, shortly after the Lunar New Year holidays next month.

LG to triple OLED telly sales
Published in News
Thursday, 07 January 2016 10:56

LG to triple OLED telly sales


Ramping up manufacturing

LG has told the world that it will be ramping up production of OLED TV sets this year in a move which should establish the technology in the market place and drive down cost.

Yahoo decimates staff
Published in News
Thursday, 07 January 2016 10:41

Yahoo decimates staff


Ten percent to be fired 

Troubled search engine Yahoo is following the Ancient Roman practice of decimating its legions for poor performance.

Investors get bullish about AMD
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 06 January 2016 12:46

Investors get bullish about AMD


Shares trading well

Over the Christmas break AMD experienced some brisk trading in its shares indicating that the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street think the company will stir to life this year.

Samsung releases new Chromebook
Published in News
Wednesday, 06 January 2016 12:20

Samsung releases new Chromebook


Better battery life

Samsung has announced its new Chromebook 3 at CES practically with no fanfare.

Companies suffer as Apple slashes production
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 06 January 2016 11:50

Companies suffer as Apple slashes production


Apple bubble bursting

The industry leaders who depended on Apple to continue making shedloads of money peddling similar products each year are suffering as Apple slashes production as people no longer want their main product – the iPhone 6s.