Lenovo sees third quarter profit slide
Published in News
Thursday, 16 February 2017 12:32

Lenovo sees third quarter profit slide


Slip-sliding away


The world's largest personal computer maker, Lenovo, posted a 67 percent slide in third-quarter net profit.

Toshiba might delay flash sale
Published in News
Thursday, 16 February 2017 12:28

Toshiba might delay flash sale


Bidders having various thoughts


Toshiba may delay the sale of its flash memory chip unit after the conglomerate said it would consider selling most, even all, of the marquee business, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said.

Russian hackers are targeting Macs
Published in News
Thursday, 16 February 2017 12:26

Russian hackers are targeting Macs


Putin orders another soft target


After gaming the US election to help Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump win, Tsar Vlad Putin has ordered his tame hackers to target Mac users.

Apple declares war on DIY
Published in News
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 12:45

Apple declares war on DIY


Repairing your phone is dangerous


The fruity Tax-Dodging cargo-cult Apple is so terrified that people will discover that repairing Apple gear through its Genius bar is unnecessarily expensive that it is going to war with Nebraska.

Intel’s Atom C2000 chip flaw spreads to Juniper
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 12:42

Intel’s Atom C2000 chip flaw spreads to Juniper


Cisco already admitted it


It is starting to look like Intel’s Atom C2000 chip fiasco has spread to another networking manufacturer.

Android phones out before the iPhone
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 12:39

Android phones out before the iPhone


Spoilers sweetie


It looks like Android makers are rallying around to dump a spoiler on Apple’s launch of the iPhone 8.

HTC suffers in the fourth quarter
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Wednesday, 15 February 2017 12:11

HTC suffers in the fourth quarter


Is the End near?

HTC’s bottom line is getting a thorough kicking and it is hard to see if the outfit is going to pull out any rabbits from hats to save itself before it is too late.

Trump refusing to give up old handset
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 12:08

Trump refusing to give up old handset


Inquiry launched


Two US senators have requested details on President Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump’s smartphone security, claiming he is still using his old handset which might leak secrets to foreign powers.

Intel supports Vulcans
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 12:01

Intel supports Vulcans


The needs of the many


Chipzilla has announced that it is supporting the open source Vulkan APIs.

Itanium servers sing swan-song
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 11:58

Itanium servers sing swan-song


New chip out soon which might be the last

HPE has announced that it will ship the high-end Itanium servers in the second half of the year, and the chip will be supported by HP-UX and OpenVMS.