HTC scores own goal
Published in Mobiles


Gold always believe in your soul

The Tame Apple Press is mocking a PR own goal commented by HTC during the launch of its football themed gold smartphone.


Skylake and Broxton gear will need some DRM friendly firmware

Chipzilla has suddenly made some interesting hardware less interesting to open sourcers by insisting that its i915 DRM kernel graphics driver for upcoming Skylake and Broxton hardware demands some binary-only firmware blobs.

Amazon getting serious about PC gaming
Published in Games


Not just about mobiles

Amazon has looked at the gaming market and felt that it is an area it can make a pile of dosh.

Samsung Galaxy J7 leaked
Published in Mobiles


Russian into it

Information about the Galaxy J7, has been leaked through Samsung's official website.

Valve’s Steam Machine in the Shops in November
Published in News


This time they are serious

Valve has confrimed the general availability of its first batch  of Steam Machines and hardware accessories.

Tesla's Power Wifi nearly here
Published in News


Cameras will soon be everywhere

Boffins working at the University of Washington have developed a new technique for drawing enough power from standard Wi-Fi signals to run a camera or a recharge a fitness tracker.

Windows PowerShell gets OpenSSH
Published in News


Microsoft even closer to Linux

Microsoft is taking steps to give its Powershell more control over Linux machines by adopting OpenSSH.

Chrome starts saving batteries
Published in News


Saving the universe from Flash

Google's latest beta feature on Chrome has come up with a method of killing off battery draining flash heavy sites.

Plugging Windows 10 on a plug
Published in News


Connect it where you want

While Microsoft has been plugging Windows 10, a Taiwanese outfit has installed the operating system on a computer the size of a plug.

Yahoo goes Game of Thrones on services
Published in News


Winter is coming

Yahoo has been quietly axing shedloads of its services, claiming that its focus is on "search, communications and digital content" to cover a cull which is a bit like a Game of Thrones Wedding.