Apple set to buy Imagination
Published in News


Apparently it has a shortage

The Dark Satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that claims the Fruity Cargo Cult Apple is about to write a cheque for the British chip design company Imagination Technologies.

Former Intel boss Andy Grove is dead
Published in Processors


Without him there would be no Chipzilla or PC revolution

The bloke who led Intel in its key transition from memory outfit to PC chip supremo, Andy Grove has died, he was 79.

Apple’s legal antics gave FBI a back door to its phones
Published in News


Problems with believing your own PR

Fruity cargo cult Apple has made a huge mistake fighting the FBI over the encryption case.

AMD updates the Gaming Evolved client
Published in News


Brings new gameplay recording features

AMD has launched a new version of its Gaming Evolved client bringing several new features which are mostly focused on gameplay recording.

Apple's "new" iPhone has three year old design
Published in Mobiles


Really has run out of ideas

The Tame Apple Press had told us that the coming four inch iPhone SE would help save Apple’s bacon in developing countries. The new phone was to kill off the iPhone 5S. But it turns out that Apple’s new iPhone is just the iPhone 5S in a different box.

U.S. Supreme Court ruling protects stun guns for self-defense
Published in News


Court comes just shy of extending Constitutional provisions for electic weapons


On Monday, the eight-member U.S. Supreme Court unanimously reversed a March 2015 ruling that carried a two-and-a-half-year prison penalty for a women’s use of a stun gun in a public self-defense situation.

Apple's 4-inch iPhone SE arrives March 31st
Published in Mobiles


A smaller iPhone 6S with more battery life, only $399

This morning during Apple’s Spring Event at its Cupertino, California headquarters, company VP Greg Joswiak announced the new 4-inch iPhone SE – a modest 2016 refresh to the iPhone 5S (2013).

Apple unveils new 9.7-inch iPad Pro
Published in Notebooks


Same Apple A9X SoC, 4GB of RAM and True-Tone display

Apple has unveiled the new iPad Pro using the same SoC as the previously available 12.9-inch iPad Pro, but behind a smaller 9.7-inch 2048x1536 IPS True-Tone display.

Microsoft in Skylake U-Turn
Published in News


Also broke Windows 10 Mobile promise

Software outfit Microsoft has U-turned over its decision to kill off support for Intel Skylake processors running Windows 7 and 8.1 next year.

Gigabyte issues high end desktop (HEDT) motherboard range
Published in Motherboards


Based on on Intel C236 and C232 chipset.

Gigabyte has launched a whole new series of high end desktop motherboards based on Intel C236 and C232 chipset.