Smartspeaker dubbed Chirp
Amazon's Echo smart speaker has proved a surprise hit and now Google wants to copy it.
New markets based on sci-fi
While the “game-changing” Apple is debating removing headphone sockets from smartphones, the Chinese outfit is working out business models which assume people will live for ever, robots will try to kill humans and you will upload the brains of the dead onto your PC.
Not missing Intel at all
Asustek will unveil its ZenFone 3 family products in June targeting the mid-range segment.
Can get back to conquering Gaul
The Italian Defence Ministry surprised the world last year by announcing that they were dumping Microsoft office in favour of an open-source alternative like LibreOffice.
Didn't fund tech project
Crowdfunding website Kickstarter is investigating claims that money given to a tech project was instead used to build a house for one of its co-founders David Boe.
Not coming soon
EA is telling the world that it wants into the third-person action market with an open world game, but it does not appear to be happenng any time soon.
Claims it is the highest capacity in class
Samsung unveiled the EVO Plus 256GB microSD memory card claiming it offers the highest capacity for a microSD card in its class, delivering fast speeds and an expanded memory storage for use in premium smartphones and tablets, 360-degree video recorders, action cameras, and drones.
Priest calls for bath-tub baptisms
Pastor Gene Lingerfelt of the Faith Christian Centre in Texas has gained 15 minutes of fame by declaring that XBox gamers were possessed by a loser demon.
Ready for the next Skylake refresh
Intel has just published a Product Change Notification which appears to indicate that there will be new Celeron, Pentium and Core i3 processors during the next Skylake refresh.
Well they were victims
A copper in West Midland Police's Central Motorway department shared an image of three sheep that had been rescued from suspected poachers. But he has become a twitter sensation because he burred the sheep’s faces to protect their ID.