Time called on the Smartwatch industry
Published in Wearables


Bubble burst already

The bottom is dropping out of the smart watch industry as VC’s start to realise that the Apple dream is not making many people much dosh.

Sharp warns on profits as Foxconn deal drags on
Published in News


Foxconn expected to lower its offer

Sharp has warned that its annual earnings were likely to fall short of its official guidance citing a slowing China market just as Foxconn is expected to lower its offer for the loss-making Japanese display maker.

Nintendo NX "controller" alleged prototype images are a hoax
Published in Games


Regardless, they are a decent concept controller design


On Wednesday, a Reddit user posted two images of an alleged Nintendo NX controller prototype in what seemed like a very convincing leak of the company’s next-generation console controller hardware. While the shape of the controller in question very closely resembles patent applications that Nintendo has filed in the past, the images have now been verified by their original author to be a hoax and were the creation of his 3D printer and a simple computer model.

Logitech unveils the new G900 Chaos Spectrum gaming mouse
Published in News


Ambidextrous wireless gaming mouse

Logitech has announced its newest "professional grade" ambidextrous wireless mouse, the G900 Chao Spectrum, coming with optical 12,000 DPI sensor, RGB lighting, mechanical pivot button design and a  US $149.99/€179 price tag.

EA adds Titanfall to Origin Access
Published in Games


More to come

Electronic Arts has added Titanfall to the list of games available on Origin Access.

New Apple 9.7-inch iPad Pro has 2GB of RAM
Published in Mobiles


Lower CPU clock as well

It appears that the new Apple 9.7-inch iPad Pro is quite different from its 12.9-inch counterpart as it not only comes with 2GB of RAM, same as the new iPhone SE and iPad Air 2, but also has a lower CPU clock.

Intel and AMD downgraded
Published in Processors


Wall Street losing faith in PCs

It would appear that the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street are losing faith in any belief that the PC industry is getting better.

Microsoft Surface phone rumours
Published in Mobiles


Arriving by the end of the year

Details of Microsoft's coming Surface phone have started appearing on online and we did a quick shifty amongst them to find out what was the most likely. 

Samsung also unveils value-oriented CM871a OEM SSD
Published in Memory


PM871a as well

Samsung unveiled quite a few new OEM-based SSDs at the Samsung 2016 SSD Forum in Japan, including new SATA-based 2.5-inch CM871a and PM871a value-oriented SSD based on the new MAIA controller.

AI assistant turned fascist sex slave on Twitter
Published in News


You have to be careful what you learn from whom

Microsoft’s had a wizard idea about getting its AI robot to learn about humans from Twitter. The program was so good that it quickly turned into a conspiracy theorist, Hitler-loving, incest sex-promoting Trump supporter.