$4 Indian smartphone is not happening
Published in Mobiles


Freedom phone boss arrested

When the Freedom 251 smartphone was touted with a $4 price tag there were a large number of people who said it will never happen.

Toshiba about to release 1TB flash chip
Published in News


Has begun to sample


Troubled Japanese chipmaker Toshiba has begun shipping samples of its third-generation 3D NAND memory product.

ZeniMax files injunction to stop Oculus
Published in Wearables


Stop using our stolen tech


The parent company of Fallout and Skyrim developer Bethesda, ZeniMax has filed for an injunction against Oculus over the recent stolen technology case.

Gore dumps half his Apple stock
Published in News


Inconvenient truth

It is starting to look like Apple board member Al Gore has had to face the inconvenient truth that the fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult is doomed to go the way of the polar bear.

US Garmin engineers gunned down for being foreigners
Published in News


“Get out of my country”


A Kansas man was charged today after the fatal shooting of a German Garmin engineer and wounding of two others at a bar

Videogame makers join in battle against repairs
Published in News


We will keep our monopolies thanks, competition is evil


Videogame makers are joining other technology companies in what must be the obscenest use of Silicon Valley’s lobby power.

Nokia expects 4G to pick up this year
Published in Mobiles


Rumours of its demise exagerated 

Former maker of rubber wear Nokia claims that demand for higher speed 4G network equipment is starting to recover this year.

AMD snubs Windows 8
Published in News
24 February 2017

AMD snubs Windows 8


New Radeon driver says goodbye to old Windows


AMD’s new Radeon graphics cards lacks support for the 32-bit version of Windows 8.1.

CloudFlare leaked personal details for months
Published in News


Problem fixed


CloudFlare, the popular content delivery network used by more than 5.5 million sites, accidentally leaked customers' sensitive information for months.

Windows 10 use continues to grow
Published in News

But Windows 7 is still king

NetMarketShare’s monthly OS usage figures show that Windows 10 use is growing but it is still a long way behind the aging and insecure Windows 7.