HTC had the worst month in 11 years
Published in Mobiles


Remember remember the month of December

HTC is having a tough time lately, but it looks like December was its worst month in 11 years.

Cherry Trail VOYO A1 Plus notebook reviewed
Published in Reviews

Review: Lenovo Yoga lookalike on a budget

A couple of months ago, Asian tech sites started talking about a new trend among Chinese tablet manufacturers. Since the tablet market was overheating, manufacturers were looking beyond tablets to ensure growth. Intel’s new 14nm processors were just what they were looking for, as they enabled them to start building inexpensive ultraportable notebooks. Many of them are marketed as “ultrabooks” but unlike proper Ultrabooks, they’re not based on “big core” processors.

Apple predicted to slide further
Published in Mobiles


This quarter will be dire

The price of depending on one product will continue to drag Apple down in the first quarter of 2016.

Razer launches new Blade Stealth ultrabook at CES 2016
Published in Notebooks


With an optional Razer Core external graphics box

At the CES 2016 show in rainy Las Vegas, Razer has announced its newest addition to the Blade notebook series, a 12.5-inch ultrabook packed in an aluminum chassis which gets additional GPU power from an optional external graphics box, called the Razer Core.

AMD is so proud of its stock cooler that it is demoing it
Published in Motherboards


Wraith might make only a spectral appearance 

Most stock CPU coolers are junked when the chip is delivered and replaced with something which is a little more sexy and does not sound like a B52 taking off.

Amazon sells its own brand of chips
Published in Processors


Right to bare ARMS

Online book seller Amazon is selling its own brand of ARM-based computer chips.

High price does not make Oculus a cow
Published in Wearables


Pricing of glasses not short sighted 

Oculus's boss Palmer Luckey has found himself having to defend the launch price of his Oculus Rift VR headset, which many users found a little steep.

Xiaomi Mi 5 launched next month
Published in Mobiles


Snapdragon 820 inside

Xiaomi is to roll out its new smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi 5, shortly after the Lunar New Year holidays next month.

LG to triple OLED telly sales
Published in News


Ramping up manufacturing

LG has told the world that it will be ramping up production of OLED TV sets this year in a move which should establish the technology in the market place and drive down cost.

Yahoo decimates staff
Published in News


Ten percent to be fired 

Troubled search engine Yahoo is following the Ancient Roman practice of decimating its legions for poor performance.