ARM gets open saucy with mbed
Published in Processors

mbed with me dinner

Fabless chipmaker ARM has released some of the source code for its operating system for the Internet of Things.

Nvidia Shield two rumours start
Published in Mobiles

Shields of Fire

Nvidia's Shield, which had a special burst into flames feature, appears to have survived its embarrassing recall and there rumours starting to appear for Shield II.

Brazilian and Indian Zenphone will be made by Foxconn
Published in Mobiles

Arima for Indonesia

Asustek has named the manufacturers who will be behind its next Zenphone.

MediaTek wants to buy Richtek
Published in Motherboards

Wants analogue ICs

MediaTek is planning to write a cheque for a 51 per cent stake in analogue ICs Richtek Technology and might even buy the whole company.

AMD Athlon X4 880K spec revealed
Published in Processors

Kaveri without its GPU

The spec for the AMD Athlon X4 880K has leaked onto the internet. This AMD processor is based on Kaveri, but without a GPU.

Dell warns about industry consolidation
Published in News

Top three will hold 80 per cent of the market

The top three global PC makers will control 80 per cent of the market as companies are forced to consolidate, warned tin box shifter Michael Dell.

Canon comes up with 250-megapixel image sensor
Published in News

Fits into a DSLR camera

Canon has introduced a 250-megapixel image sensor capable of fitting into DSLR cameras.

China jumps on VPN tools
Published in News
08 September 2015

China jumps on VPN tools

Astrill restricted

China is doing its best to make sure its workers cannot use VPNs to sneak past its Great Firewall of China.

Apple tries to buy intelligence
Published in Mobiles

Running out of ideas

Desperate to find new ways to flog its iPhones in a dying market, fruity cargo cult Apple is turning to artificial intelligence.

European notebook sales slowing
Published in News

Cash flow problems

European notebook retailers are finding it hard to shift products and are suffering from cash flow problems.