Apple pulls app and accuses developer of fraud
Published in Mobiles

Crime of changing your account details

Fruity tax-dodging cargo cult Apple has an odd way of supporting developers who prop up its app store.

Facebook pitches affordable VR
Published in Wearables

Zuckerberg shows social notworkings VR future

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been showing off what he dubbed the company’s mobile VR future.

Microsoft won't  service Intel Cannonlake or Coffeelake for long
Published in News

Users will need regular vanilla Windows 10

Software king of the world Microsoft will not support the upcoming Intel Cannonlake and Coffeelake CPU architectures in its current Long-Term Servicing Branch version of Windows 10.

The death of the BlackBerry might save the OS
Published in Mobiles

Company wants to licence it

The death of the BlackBerry hardware might mean that there is life in the operating system.

Wells Fargo gives AMD the thumbs up
Published in News

Polaris could shift market away from Nvidia

Former organisers of the pony express turned market analysts, Wells Fargo, have given AMD’s new range of graphics chips the thumbs up.

Lenovo might buy Fujitsu's PC division
Published in Notebooks

Make it even bigger

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn which claims that the maker of the Thinkpad, Lenovo, is about to swallow up Fujitsu.

Russians failed to deliver Wikileak's smoking gun
Published in News

No wonder Assange backed down

Wikileaks was supposed to deliver the smoking gun which would finish off Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign on Tuesday, but it looks like Tsar Putin’s hackers did not actually have the goods.

Twitter will have sorted out who will own it by October 27
Published in News

Lightning negotiations

Social notworking site Twitter has told potential acquirers it wants to have finished sales negotiations by the time it reports third-quarter earnings on 27 October.

Samsung buys Viv
Published in News
06 October 2016

Samsung buys Viv

From Siri's creator

Samsung has written a cheque for an AI outfit called Viv which was founded by one of Siri's co-creators.

AMD shows off PCs with 7th Gen PROs
Published in Processors

More than just a nice pair of Bristols

AMD announced the first PCs featuring 7th Generation AMD PRO APUs (formerly codenamed “Bristol Ridge PRO”).