Intel Braswell Pentium N3700 quad-core inside
ASUS has released a new cheap and cheerful VivoBook powered by an Intel Braswell Pentium N3700 quad-core chip clocked at 1.6 GHz, with Turbo Boost up to 2.4 GHz.
Twice as many Smartphones in 2016
Samsung managed to sell twice as many smartphones as Apple in the first quarter of 2016.
360 comes a full circle
Microsoft has announced it is finally killing off its popular Xbox 360 video game console which has been in the shops for 11 years.
Falling 13-22 percent to 175-195 million
Qualcomm predicted a third-quarter profit below analysts estimates as it expects to ship fewer chips, including those for smartphones, its biggest business.
High capacity storage key to multi-media
As UHD tellies promise that huge amounts of data will need to be shifted the question of how to do it fast enough is being answered by a new generation of SSDs based around Thunderbolt.
Do not pass go, to not collect $200
As we expected the EU has finally waded into Google for “abusing” its dominant position in the smartphone market by forcing device makers to adopt certain apps.
Don’t stand so close to me
Samsung has developed an app called Safety Screen which forces children to hold their mobile devices at an ideal viewing distance from their eyes.
Yeah we didn’t invent that
Apple has admitted that it did not invent some key technology behind Siri and paid Dynamic Advances who owned the rights to the technology.
But writing on the wall
Despite having to lay off 12,000 employees, Intel's first quarter results aren’t all that bad, but the writing is on the wall for the outfit which is going to have pull finger if it is not going to suffer more.