Kids wonder why their parents bought iPods
Published in Mobiles


We wonder why they buy iPhones

It seems that Apple's reality distortion field on products does not last very long. 

NSA will stop looking at bulk data collection
Published in News


Trust it

The National Security Agency has said that it will end its access to most bulk data collected under a controversial surveillance program in November, but keep records for litigation purposes. 

Snapdragon 820 chipset does not have heat problem
Published in Processors


Its mother had it tested

A research director at IHS Technology has found the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset does not have the same heating problems as the 810.

Android game console Ouya dead
Published in News


This is an ex-Parrot

Following Razer's takeover of the company, the open-source console Ouya is officially dead. 

More than 200 IT items will be tariff free
Published in News


Prices will drop

A new global trade pact that removes tariffs on more than 200 bits of IT gear mean cheaper prices around the world. 

Intel plans Skylake NUCs
Published in Processors


And Compute Sticks

Chipzilla is expected to upgrade its Compute Stick and NUC solutions to Skylake processors starting October. 

Apple furious at Steve Jobs flick
Published in News


Religious fury

Apple is furious that a documentary of Steve Jobs shows his face and fails to give him the respect which should be accorded to a god. 

Samsung shows off mobile charging monitor
Published in Graphics


Qi charging standard

Samsung released what it calls the first monitor which will charge your mobile while you are using it.

Apple plans to make BMW i3 its car
Published in News


It is dull, ugly, pointless and German let's make it even more expensive

The Apple rumour mill was all a whirl after word leaked out that Apple is choosing BMW for its first electric smart car.

HTML5 security might hide web exploits
Published in Graphics


Turning gamekeepers into poachers

Some of the features introduced in HTML5 can be used to hide web-based exploits and help them evade security.