Samsung rumoured to be offloading its PC division
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Lenovo named as the buyer

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn claiming that Samsung Electronics is about to flog off its PC division to Lenovo.

UK government set to define proper sex
Published in News
Thursday, 24 November 2016 14:09

UK government set to define proper sex


Think of the children

The UK government has decided that it will ban all web sites which depict “unconventional sex”.

Apple still makes most of the smartphone profit
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 24 November 2016 14:05

Apple still makes most of the smartphone profit


As if that is a good thing

The Tame Apple Press is running a story patting  its favourite toy maker on the back for making the most profits.

Samsung SDI tries to prove its batteries are safe
Published in Mobiles


Fallout from the Note fiasco

Although widely scape-goated for the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco, Samsung’s battery division is quietly reassuring anxious clients which ironically include Apple that its batteries are safe.

EU set to support Microsoft’s LinkedIn deal
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Thursday, 24 November 2016 14:00

EU set to support Microsoft’s LinkedIn deal

Seems to be avoiding the antitrust missteps

Software giant Microsoft is likely to gain EU approval for its $26 billion buy of professional social notworking site LinkedIn after making concessions aimed at addressing competition concerns.

Microsoft hassles Apple’s lack of innovation
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Wednesday, 23 November 2016 13:34

Microsoft hassles Apple’s lack of innovation


Does it have to keep copying us?

The software king of the world, Microsoft, is starting to hassle Apple for its lack of originality.

Lenovo working on a successor to Miix 510 2-in-1
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 23 November 2016 13:25

Lenovo working on a successor to Miix 510 2-in-1


Surface look alikes doing well apparently

Lenovo unveiled its Miix 510 2-in-1 device at IFA 2016, which looked rather like Microsoft's Surface line of devices.

AMD has nearly a third of the GPU market
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 23 November 2016 13:22

AMD has nearly a third of the GPU market


Growing

Beancounters working for Jon Peddie Research (JPR) have added up some numbers and divided by their shoe size and worked out that AMD is clawing back the GPU market from the outfit named after a Roman vengeance daemon,  Nvidia.

Boffins come up with fast-charging battery
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Wednesday, 23 November 2016 13:19

Boffins come up with fast-charging battery


Supercapacitor battery could be the next big thing

Boffins working at University of Central Florida have emerged from their over filled baths after creating a new process for creating a supercapacitor battery.

There's more bad news for Samsung
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Wednesday, 23 November 2016 13:02

There's more bad news for Samsung


You can never find a park when you need one


If it was not enough that one of its flagship phones developed a reputation for melting, Samsung has now been sucked into a government influence-peddling scandal.