Angry French Apple customer escapes Jail
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 27 October 2016 12:01

Angry French Apple customer escapes Jail


Smashing but expensive time


The French Apple customer who became an internet sensation with his rather clear view of Apple products has avoided going to jail for smashing the shiny gear with his balls of steel.

UMC ready for 14nm in the second quarter
Published in Processors
Thursday, 27 October 2016 11:41

UMC ready for 14nm in the second quarter


UMC is expected to  move its 14nm FinFET process to volume production in the second quarter of 2017.

Virtual reality sexual assault is with us
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 27 October 2016 11:17

Virtual reality sexual assault is with us


Designers did not think of this problem


Women playing virtual reality games are being targeted by pervy would-be Donald Trump types who believe is OK to sexually assault women.

Apple delays launch of expensive new wireless ear-buds
Published in Wearables


Now hear this

Fruity tax dodging cargo-cult Apple has put the brakes on the release of its super-expensive and largely pointless ear-buds.

Microsoft releases PC with 3D features
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 27 October 2016 10:53

Microsoft releases PC with 3D features


Coming at ya

Software king of the world Microsoft unveiled its first ever desktop computer and a free update to its Windows operating system that allows edits using 3D simulations.

LG sees profits slump again
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 27 October 2016 10:41

LG sees profits slump again


Mobile kills off nice display

Troubled phone maker LG has seen its third quarter operating profit fall 3.7 percent from a year earlier.

Intel shows off 14 nm IoT Atoms
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 13:52

Intel shows off 14 nm IoT Atoms


Atom E3900 series totally redesigned

Intel has been showing off its next generation of its Atom microprocessors intended for the Internet of Things (IoT).

ARM installs IoT chip security
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 13:18

ARM installs IoT chip security


Trustzone baked onto the chip

Fabless chipmaker ARM has announced that it will introduce tiny processors which have Trustzone baked in to run the next generation of IoT devices.

Samsung Display bets on VR and AR
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 13:16

Samsung Display bets on VR and AR


Push for OLED

Samsung Display thinks that VR and AR could be the technology needed to push mobile OLED panels.

BT starts giving calls for free
Published in News
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 13:03

BT starts giving calls for free


New generation phone boxes in London

British Telecom has announced that it will soon begin providing Londoners with free public Wi-Fi, free phone calls and free charging in a range of hotspots.