Google Daydream wants 1080p+
Published in Mobiles


Won't dream on 720p

Google has revealed specifications for Daydram and has defined a minimum specification that you will need to make a Daydream work.

Tech companies spent a fortune on Clinton
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When the future’s orange

If you wonder why technology companies are fuming at the election result, it is probably because they spend a small fortune trying to get Hillary Clinton elected.

Apple fans told to wait for new iMac
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Intel’s fault


Fruity cargo-cult Apple has put the brakes on the next instalment for the iMac PC line-up because it wants to install Intel’s new Kaby Lake.

Italian boffins create learning computer
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Teach it to make proper pizza

Italian boffins are working on a new robot which will develop and learn like a new-born child.

IBM wants to put Watson on a smartphone
Published in Wearables


Project Intu gets into embodied cognition

The ever-shrinking Big Blue is improving its cognitive computing efforts with the launch of a new system-agnostic platform called Project Intu.

Tech companies fear encryption could be outlawed
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Trump’s promise to get tough with tech

The surprise election of the Donald, Prince of Orange in the US election, is alarming tech-companies which are worried that he could kill off encryption.

Nvidia VP of software goes to General Motors
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Self-driving Sasha Ostojic

It was quite a big deal when a key Zen engineer, Jim Keller, left AMD for Tesla, and we are starting to see a trend now as Sasha Ostojic Vice President, Software at Nvidia has taken a job at General Motors. 

Xiaomi Notebook 12 is now €458.63
Published in Notebooks


$509.99 for 1.07 KG Skylake notebook

You've got to love "singles day" and even if you are not single, you will be able to enjoy many sale prices form shops such as Gearbest. 

Xiaomi Mi5S sells for €286.86
Published in Mobiles

Gearbest price for Snapdragon 821

The story is that the that the “single’s day” started nine years ago and managed to produce  $14.3 billion in sales for Alibaba. Now online stores like Gearbest offer the latest greatest Xiaomi Mi5S phone for €286.86 / $318.99. 

Huawei Mate 9's 22.5W super charger is super-fast
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Nought to 55 percent in 30 minutes

Huawei's Mate 9 Phablet is an interesting device which comes with a USB Type-C charging port that can charge the phone to 58 percent within 30 minutes.