Sofia, Bulgaria
Published in Processors


Have they looked down the back of the SoFIA?

Chipzilla has been hinting that the design for its Intel's 28nm SoFIA 4G application processor is ready for mass production but a rumour from the Far East suggests that it will not be launched until the beginning of next year.

IT spending to slump
Published in News


Oracle from Gartner predicts 

Oracles from Gartner groups prophercy and divination department have been reading the tea leaves and come to the concluding that IT spending is going to take a dive by 5.5 percent this yea

French Magazine busted for writing about piracy
Published in News


Liberté de la presse

The French have surrendered any concept of a free press to silence a magazine that wrote about pirated film, television, and music.

Microsoft interested in buying AMD
Published in Processors


End of the Wintel alliance

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn claiming that the much loved software giant Microsoft wants to by the fabless chipmaker AMD.

Qualcomm will not be doing the splits
Published in News


Chuck that idea out the window

US chipmaker Qualcomm has told the world that it will not be dumping its "essentially useless chip making" business.

Software APIs eligible for trollage
Published in News


Because the US courts are ignorant

The Software industry is in big trouble after the US Supreme Court did not step into Oracle's battle with Google over whether APIs were copyrightable.

Samsung flogs a million Tizen phones
Published in News


Z1 does well in India

Samsung is jolly impressed with the sales generated by its mobile phone armed with its operating system that sounds like a sneeze.

Microsoft might have lost millions on smartphones
Published in Mobiles


Didn't do as well as expected

Microsoft might be getting ready to launch Windows 10 Mobile later in the year, with new devices and flagships, but it might have to write off millions on mobile deals that did not go so well.

Nvidia Quadros out in August
Published in Graphics


Leak is in the driver

Nvidia appears to be readying new members of its professional Quadro range of graphics cards in time for the August SIGGRAPH 2015 event.

Cisco fixes  three security holes
Published in News


Allow US government snooping

Cisco has released a security advisory warning of SSH problems in three of its enterprise products which sound to us like a jolly good way for US spooks to snuffle corporate data.