No compelling need for an upgrade for a decade
For the last few years the PC market has been falling steadily, but the reason has never been truly worked out, but the answer could be found in the rise of gaming computers.
Think they know what the software does
The maker of expensive management software which no one is really sure what it does, SAP is finding that its customers are not a big fan of all the jargon and buzzwords the company uses.
What's next? Apple making a cheap and useful product?'
In a sign that you have just woken up in a parallel universe, it appears that Microsoft has made its own Linux version.
To give a bit more juice to Fiji GPU-based graphics cards
Sapphire has launched a new version of its TriXX monitoring and overclocking software which will bring both voltage control on Fiji GPU-based graphics cards as well as an ability to overclock high bandwidth memory.
Shutting out the spooks and other criminals
Software Giant Microsoft has joined Mozilla and will consider blocking the SHA-1 hashing algorithm on Windows to keep the US spooks from using it to spy on users computers.
Not enough checkers in the universe
The recent VW emissions scandal has led many to suggest that such software should be open source to prevent car makers getting away with this sort of thing.
But 3DS sells well
Nintendo has reported a weaker-than-expected operating profit for the July-September quarter but there are signs that things are picking up.
About the population of South Africa
Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system has been getting some good take-up despite people having loading problems, and the software treating privacy in the same way as a compulsive peeping tom.
Just like Goldfinger attempted to corner the supply of Gold, it seems that Big Blue is attempting the same thing with cloud patents.