Teen jail breaks iPhone 7 in a day
Published in Mobiles

Harder to hack but still a doddle.

Despite the usual security claims from Apple that its iPhone 7 is “the best, most advanced iPhone ever” it is still a doddle to hack.

Oculus Rift secretly funds Donald Trump
Published in Wearables

Founder finances anti-Clinton defamation campaign

Oculus founder Palmer Luckey, has backed a pro-Trump political organisation called Nimble America that is dedicated to "shitposting" and spreading inflammatory memes about Hillary Clinton.

Mediatek might have won low-end Samsung orders
Published in Processors

Rumoured to be headed for Tizen

Mediatek has appeared to have confirmed a long standing rumour that Samsung is sourcing processors from MediaTek for its low-end devices, particularly its Tizen-powered handsets.

Oculus Rift controllers will cost $200
Published in Wearables

Prices getting silly

The pricing for the Oculus Rift’s Touch controllers has always been up in the air, but now it seems that we finally have a price tag and it is not cheap.

HP confirms DRMing its ink cartridges
Published in News

Gotta keep it expensive

The maker of expensive printer ink, HP has confirmed that it has DRMed its printers so that they will only use its expensive cartridges.

Lenovo denies Linux yoga  plot with Microsoft
Published in Notebooks

Signature Edition Lenovo Yoga 900 ISK2 UltraBook doesn’t bend to Linuix

Lenovo has denied claims it plotted with Microsoft to block installation of Linux on its Signature Edition laptops and PCs.

Acer plans VR backpack
Published in Wearables
22 September 2016

Acer plans VR backpack

Only for businesses

While most of the world is looking at VR for games, it appears Acer wants to target its VR backpack for the business to business (B2B) market.

Intel might be killing off its Iris Pro
Published in News

Missing for another generation

Chipzilla appears to be quietly pulling the plug on its high-performance Iris Pro graphics.

Apple attempts to get a Seoul
Published in News

Adopts missionary position in Samsung's home ground

The fruity tax dodging cargo cult Apple has decided that it can open one of its consumer cathedrals in Samsung’s heartland.

Oculus knocking on MSI’s virutal door
Published in Wearables

Interested in VR backpacks

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that Oculus reportedly is interested in virtual reality (VR) backpack PC products developed by MSI.