Swatch smartwatch coming, no charging necessary
Published in Wearables
06 February 2015


NFC, probably plastic

Swiss watchmaker Swatch is planning to launch a smartwatch within three month, and the company says its device won’t have to be charged.

New Qualcomm 600-series parts based on Cortex-A72
Published in Processors
06 February 2015


UDATED: Rumour debunked

UPDATE (February 7, 1100CET) 

Unfortunately the Weibo rumour turned out to be false, which is why we said it should be taken with a grain of salt.

A new Toejam and Earl game is coming
Published in Games
05 February 2015


Expect more specifics in the weeks ahead

ToeJam & Earl are on the road to a comeback. Developers Human Nature Studios has announced that they have obtained the rights to developer a new chapter in the ToeJam & Earl saga.

New Warhammer FPS confirmed for 2015
Published in Games
05 February 2015


End Times – Vermintide coming for X1/PS4/PC

How about a new Warhammer game? Developer Fatshark Games is working on a new Warhammer title to be called End Times – Vermintide.

Hardline servers at max for PS4 users
Published in Games
05 February 2015


Matchmaking fails with no server to join

The beta for Battlefield Hardline is pretty popular on the PlayStation 4. How popular you might ask?

Twitter sucks at troll tackling
Published in News
05 February 2015


Better at dwarf tossing

Twitter's chief executive has admitted that the social media site is pants at dealing with abuse reported by users.

Bloke sends back MacBook for being too thin
Published in News
05 February 2015


Bent too easily

A British bloke thought he was onto a winner when he paid a reasonable price for an Apple MacBook on eBay. Paul Barrington, 38, paid £300 for the MacBook which normally costs £1,500 when bought new.

Samsung takes out its Tizen based camera
Published in News
05 February 2015


Takes pictures when you sneeze

Samsung is showing off its new camera with its open saucy operating system which sounds like a sneeze, Tizen.

BT confirms EE deal
Published in News
05 February 2015

 
We can finally offer some services 

British Telecom has confirmed that it will be writing a £12.5 billion cheque to buy EE from Orange and Deutsche Telekom.

Boffins build silicene transistors
Published in News
05 February 2015


That is not a spelling mistake 

Although it is has only recently been just theoretical, human-made silicene is now being touted as the next big thing for computers.