Apple is convicted of playing monopoly
Published in News
Wednesday, 17 June 2015 11:39

Apple is convicted of playing monopoly


Go directly to jail do not collect $200

Fruity cargo cult Apple has found that its anti-competitive practices of forcing telcos to do what they are told do not go down well in Taiwan.

French invest in IoT grid
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 17 June 2015 11:12

French invest in IoT grid


Le coq gaulois spends $25 million

A French a supplier of software used to manage Internet of Things sensor networks has collected $25 million in new funding from top European telecom operators and Foxconn.

One Web, Virgin and Qualcomm to build 900 internet satellites
Published in News


Airbus wins the contract

Airbus is to design and build about 900 satellites for the privately owned OneWeb which plans to offer high-speed, space-based Internet access to billions of people worldwide.

New York Times damns iWatch
Published in Wearables
Monday, 15 June 2015 16:36

New York Times damns iWatch


Writing is on the wall after Apple loses key Ally

In a sign that the end is near for the iWatch, the New York Times has admitted that it is rubbish.

Facebook puritans curse Oculus's killer app
Published in News


No sex please we are Americans

While the adult entertainment industry has been the killer app for a number of technology breakthroughs, Mark Zuckerberg wants none of it for his Oculus Rift.

IBM blows on Spark
Published in News
Monday, 15 June 2015 14:02

IBM blows on Spark


Apache's open-source cluster backed by the suits

IBM is backing Apache's open-source cluster computing framework Spark and said that it will form the basis of all IBM's analytics and commerce platforms. It will be sold as a service on its Bluemix cloud.

Xiaomi sells 6 million Mi Bands
Published in News
Monday, 15 June 2015 13:49

Xiaomi sells 6 million Mi Bands


$13 fitness band kicking iWatch to death

Although you will not see it in the Tame Apple Press, in China Xiaomi is flogging shedloads of fitness bands for $13.

InfinitEye VR Headset leaps out of the shadows
Published in News


210 degree horizontal field of view

The InfinitEye VR Headset has uncloaked for the first time in two years.

EU fears the power of the Amazons
Published in News
Monday, 15 June 2015 12:33

EU fears the power of the Amazons


Anti-trust 

Europe's anti-trust chief has warned that Amazon is using its dominance to thwart rivals.

Wall Street wakes up to the power of FinFET
Published in Processors

Make it or die

Leading Wall Street analyst JPMorgan has decided that FinFET technology is going to do wonders to the top chip capital equipment companies bottom lines.