Apple pays out on Siri suit
Published in News


Yeah we didn’t invent that

Apple has admitted that it did not invent some key technology behind Siri and paid Dynamic Advances who owned the rights to the technology.

Intel's results not that bad
Published in News


But writing on the wall

Despite having to lay off 12,000 employees, Intel's first quarter results aren’t all that bad, but the writing is on the wall for the outfit which is going to have pull finger if it is not going to suffer more. 

Desktop use declining
Published in Notebooks


Another reason for fewer PC sales

While many have pointed to PC sales slumping because they are lasting longer, there are some numbers which suggest that people are not using their desktops so much.

Intel decimates staff - will fire 12,000
Published in News


Reduce dependence on PCs

Intel has decided that there is no point waiting for the PC to return and is decimating its staff and getting into something else more lucrative – cloud computing and the Internet of thing.

Direct X bloke creates Twitter storm
Published in News


Games developers are moaning wage-slaves

Microsoft DirectX’s co-creator Alex St. John has kicked over a hornets next by claiming that game development employees are "wage-slaves" who have "embraced a cultural of victimology".

Intel will not get a big slice of iPhone 7
Published in Mobiles


Qualcomm still favoured

While it had been expected that Chipzilla was going to score a huge win by taking some of Qualcomm’s modem business, it looks like things might be a little more modest.

XFX Radeon Pro Duo snaps leaked
Published in Graphics


Along with high pricing

Snaps of the new the XFX Radeon Pro Duo have turned up along with the confirmation of how much te card will set buyers back.

AMD getting design wins for Polaris
Published in Graphics


Apple and Sony sign up

AMD is rumoured to have won some key contracts for its forthcoming Polaris GPU.

Chen defends giving snoops access to Blackberries
Published in Mobiles


You gotta do the right thing

Blackberry's boss John Chen has defended giving Canadian spooks secret access to his company's hardware allowing them to spy on suspected terrorists and criminals.

IBM suffering
Published in News
19 April 2016

IBM suffering


New business can't make up for old

While IBM's new cloud and mobile business are doing quite well, they are not making enough to off-set the losses from the older traditional arms of the company.