Don't Ask Don't Tell
Rich Trouton, a Mac systems administrator who runs the Der Flounder blog has discovered that a Java installer is installing adware, in the form of the Ask Toolbar.
Google finally turns to Chinese vendor
Google is going to rope in a new supplier for its next Nexus. According Kevin Yang, director of China research at iSuppli, Google is set to tap Huawei to make its next Nexus.
Intel has confirmed that it will release Core M processors this year based on its new Skylake chip design.
If it ever intended to release any
Fruity cargo cult Apple which was rumoured to be releasing a big tablet is now rumoured to be delaying it, according to the latest rumours.
A magazine claims that Samsung’s leapfrog over TSMC to become the 14nm provider of choice is as a direct result of corporate spying.
Boost the economy
Self-driving cars could be the sort of thing that pushes the US economy out of its rut. according to a new study by McKinsey & Company.
Hype now officially silly
The hype around Apple's nonexistent driverless car has reached a point where a German company has even offered to help Jobs' Mob build it.
Maxis Emeryville is no more
Electronics Arts has closed the group responsible for SimCity, Spore and The Sims.
But no phones
Xiaomi has confirmed plans to launch a Mi store in Europe, although it won’t be flogging phones yet.
What a difference a percentage point makes
The Tame Apple Press had a Nintendo in its trousers when Gartner released figures showing Apple sold the most number of smartphones globally in the fourth quarter, overtaking Samsung for the first time since 2011.