UK government set to define proper sex
Published in News


Think of the children

The UK government has decided that it will ban all web sites which depict “unconventional sex”.

Apple still makes most of the smartphone profit
Published in Mobiles


As if that is a good thing

The Tame Apple Press is running a story patting  its favourite toy maker on the back for making the most profits.

Samsung SDI tries to prove its batteries are safe
Published in Mobiles


Fallout from the Note fiasco

Although widely scape-goated for the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco, Samsung’s battery division is quietly reassuring anxious clients which ironically include Apple that its batteries are safe.

EU set to support Microsoft’s LinkedIn deal
Published in News

Seems to be avoiding the antitrust missteps

Software giant Microsoft is likely to gain EU approval for its $26 billion buy of professional social notworking site LinkedIn after making concessions aimed at addressing competition concerns.

AMD's first Vega 10 card may launch in December
Published in Graphics


Pricing to be similar with GTX 1080

Yesterday,  a possible release date surfaced for AMD’s upcoming high-performance GPU based on Vega 10 architecture with HBM2 memory.

HTC 10 Evo smartphone announced in Taiwan
Published in Mobiles


Larger display, but no headphone jack

HTC took the wraps off yet another flagship smartphone in its product lineup for 2016, the HTC 10 Evo. The device is headed for the Taiwan market at the moment and will be up for pre-order this week, with availability starting in December.

AMD bundles Hitman with Radeon RX 470
Published in Graphics


The Hitman: Complete First Season game

After giving away Sid Meier's: Civilization VI to fresh buyers of the Radeon RX 480 earlier this week, AMD and its partners have now launched a new promotion, giving a free copy of Hitman: Complete First Season to those that buy the Radeon RX 470.

Microsoft hassles Apple’s lack of innovation
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Does it have to keep copying us?

The software king of the world, Microsoft, is starting to hassle Apple for its lack of originality.

Lenovo working on a successor to Miix 510 2-in-1
Published in Notebooks


Surface look alikes doing well apparently

Lenovo unveiled its Miix 510 2-in-1 device at IFA 2016, which looked rather like Microsoft's Surface line of devices.

AMD has nearly a third of the GPU market
Published in Graphics


Growing

Beancounters working for Jon Peddie Research (JPR) have added up some numbers and divided by their shoe size and worked out that AMD is clawing back the GPU market from the outfit named after a Roman vengeance daemon,  Nvidia.