Samsung jumped to conclusions in the Note 7 fiasco
Published in Mobiles

Too quick to blame the battery

Samsung appeared to be a little too quick to blame the battery in the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco according to the Wall Street Journal.

Google’s Pixel XL is easy to fix
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Easier than the Galaxies, but that is not exactly difficult

The latest bare bones Android handset is actually easier to mend than the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Note 7 according to iFixit.

Microsoft jacks up British prices
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Failing pound to blame

Software king of the world Microsoft is showing the UK the cost of its nationalism and retarded hatred of foreigners as it jacks up its post-Brexit prices by 13-22 percent.

McAfee claims Iran hacked the Democrats
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And North Korea did DYN

Colourful internet character John McAfee claims that Iran, and not Russia, hacked the Democratic National Committee.

Nintendo Switch needs work
Published in Games

Teaser disappointing

Nintendo showed off its Switch yesterday, which was supposed to be a hybrid between a home console and a portable gaming system.

Samsung S7 grows in popularity – in Korea
Published in Mobiles

Defective Note 7 owners don't defect

Samsung Electronics' flagship handset Galaxy S7 is regaining popularity as  Korea's best-selling smartphone, filling the void in sales left by the incredible melting Galaxy Note 7.

TSMC hopes to woo Qualcomm back with 7nm
Published in Processors

It does not appear interested in 10nm

TSMC thinks that it can win back Qualcomm’s chip business with its 7nm process technology, but has all but given up expecting it to return for 10nm.

Globalfoundries China 12 inch fab stalled
Published in Processors

Chinese government says no

The Chinese government has stepped in to put a Globalfoundries joint venture 12-inch fab project on ice.

Watch out world, the Microsoft Empire is striking back
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And this time it is cloudy

After years languishing under the reign of its shy and retiring CEO Steve “there is a kind of hush” Ballmer, it seems that Microsoft is back in a role of global dominance, thanks to it actually betting on cloud technology reasonably early.

Key financial blockchain technology is open sourced
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Likely to be the industry standard

The blockchain platform which will be a key feature of financial networks will be open sourced.