Chipmakers headed for consolidation
Published in Processors
Monday, 08 June 2015 15:51

Chipmakers headed for consolidation


Internet of things wakes up Credit Suisse

The Internet of Things could do some rather important things for big chipmakers, according to a leading finance outfit.

Apple tries to off-load Apple Pay on the Brits
Published in News


No luck in the US

While US retailers have treated Apple Pay with a loud resounding yawn, Jobs' Mob thinks it will have more like with the British.

Qualcomm sells Spectrum
Published in News
Monday, 08 June 2015 15:15

Qualcomm sells Spectrum


Captain Scarlet to take voluntary redundancy

Chipmaker Qualcomm has flogged off a chunk of the l-Band spectrum it has in Britain.

HTC scores own goal
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 08 June 2015 13:53

HTC scores own goal


Gold always believe in your soul

The Tame Apple Press is mocking a PR own goal commented by HTC during the launch of its football themed gold smartphone.

Monday, 08 June 2015 13:13

Chipzilla kills the Penguin


Skylake and Broxton gear will need some DRM friendly firmware

Chipzilla has suddenly made some interesting hardware less interesting to open sourcers by insisting that its i915 DRM kernel graphics driver for upcoming Skylake and Broxton hardware demands some binary-only firmware blobs.

Amazon getting serious about PC gaming
Published in Games
Monday, 08 June 2015 12:45

Amazon getting serious about PC gaming


Not just about mobiles

Amazon has looked at the gaming market and felt that it is an area it can make a pile of dosh.

Samsung Galaxy J7 leaked
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 05 June 2015 13:26

Samsung Galaxy J7 leaked


Russian into it

Information about the Galaxy J7, has been leaked through Samsung's official website.

Valve’s Steam Machine in the Shops in November
Published in News


This time they are serious

Valve has confrimed the general availability of its first batch  of Steam Machines and hardware accessories.

Tesla's Power Wifi nearly here
Published in News
Friday, 05 June 2015 12:57

Tesla's Power Wifi nearly here


Cameras will soon be everywhere

Boffins working at the University of Washington have developed a new technique for drawing enough power from standard Wi-Fi signals to run a camera or a recharge a fitness tracker.

Windows PowerShell gets OpenSSH
Published in News
Friday, 05 June 2015 12:44

Windows PowerShell gets OpenSSH


Microsoft even closer to Linux

Microsoft is taking steps to give its Powershell more control over Linux machines by adopting OpenSSH.