Xiaomi rumoured to make its own processors
Published in Processors


We can't see why

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that Xiaomi is about to make its own processors.

AMD Polaris slide leaked
Published in Graphics


Heading for the Radeon 400 series

Korean tech site HardwareBattle has leaked an AMD presentation slide which refers to Polaris as the fourth generation of GCN.

Tech leaders will be jailed for reporting UK spying
Published in News


Two years in prison

The UK government is threatening to jail leaders of tech companies who warn their customers that they have been victims of government spying.

Huawei expects sales boost
Published in News


Predicts 35 per cent boost

One of the world's largest telecom equipment makers Huawei claims it will to post a 35 percent jump in sales revenue for 2015, thanks to a strong performance across its business platforms.

Japan's government bails out Toshiba
Published in News


If your executives get done for fraud it is nice to have government help

The Japanese governmet has stepped in to help Toshiba rebuild its home electronics division and other operations by facilitating tie-ups with Sharp and others.

Mi Pad 2’sold out in minutes
Published in Mobiles


Underestimated demand

Xiaomi is kicking itself after it released its Mi Pad 2 in China and flogged its entire stock in a few minutes. It can only be that Xiaomi could have underestimated the demand of the device,

Apple forced to pay back tax to Italy
Published in News


Will help with its debt crisis

The Italian government has told Apple that it is to stop mucking about and pay back the $348m it did not pay in the broke country.

ISPs less interested in buying servers
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Expanded too much

Top ISPs like Google, Amazon, Microsoft and Facebook have stopped buying so many servers after they found their data centres are packed with too many that they don't need.

Windows 10 on 200 million devices
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Although it is probably not quite as many as it seems

Software King of the World Microsoft has issued a statement that Windows 10 is on more than 200 million devices.

Intel to shake  high-end SSD Market
Published in News


Optane is coming

Analysts working for the divination deparment of analyst outfit Trendforce are convinced that Intel is to shake up the SSD market with its next  next-generation SSD memory products in the third quarter of 2016.