Plastic unfantastic as metal rulez
Published in News
Wednesday, 01 April 2015 14:19

Plastic unfantastic as metal rulez


Case makers slash capacity

Makers of plastic casings for notebooks and cutting back on their manufacturing capacity as punters demand natty metal-alloy-chassis.

Samsung refreshes EVO
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 01 April 2015 14:07

Samsung refreshes EVO


Supersmall drives for laptops

Samsung has refreshed its 850 EVO series by adding slim m.2 and mSATA verions.

Samsung provides 3D NAND flash to Google
Published in News
Wednesday, 01 April 2015 12:36

Samsung provides 3D NAND flash to Google


Coming right at ya

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured another hell on earth yarn that Samsung has agreed to supply Google with its advanced three-dimensional NAND flash (3D NAND) solid state drives (SSD).

Google announces sub $250 chromebooks
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 01 April 2015 11:05

Google announces sub $250 chromebooks


There is no place like Chrome

Search engine outfit Google has announced a range of chromebooks which will be priced under $250

Intel releases N3000s
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 01 April 2015 10:58

Intel releases N3000s


Replaces Bay Trail-M and Bay Trail-D

Chipzilla has launched Intel N3000 series systems on a chip (SoCs), which will kill off Bay Trail-M and Bay Trail-D SoCs on the desktop and mobile PCs.

Kids playing adult computer games will be taken into care
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British Schools threaten parents

A club for school principals in Cheshire who have lost all sense of perspective have threatened to alert social services if children are found to be playing adult rated computer games.

WhatsApp starts to talk
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 31 March 2015 15:20

WhatsApp starts to talk


Everyone's talking at me, can't hear a world they are saying...

WhatsApp has commenced rollout of its voice calling feature to all users on Android.

Indians make Open Sauce mandatory
Published in News
Tuesday, 31 March 2015 13:35

Indians make Open Sauce mandatory


So long as it is super spicy

The Indian Government has issued orders that all new software purchase have to be Open Source.

Microsoft exposes Project Spartan
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015 13:08

Microsoft exposes Project Spartan


Internet Explorer meets its Thermopylae

Microsoft has finished painting the six pack on Project Spartan and released it to the great unwashed.

Biggish Blue invests in cloudy internet of stuff
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Things ain't wot they used to be

The ever shrinking Big Blue has said it will invest $3 billion over the next four years in a new 'Internet of Things" unit, aiming to sell its expertise in gathering and making sense of the surge in real-time data that the Internet of Stuff will generate.