Windows 10 aims for July launch
Published in News
24 March 2015


Upgrade or (r)etail

Our well informed sources are warnng us that Windows is coming a bit earlier than expected. 

Intel Compute Stick comes with Skylake-Y
Published in Mobiles
24 March 2015


As well as Broadwell and Atoms

Intel recently showcased its Compute Stick, and this marks the emergence of a new niche for chipmaker. As you can imagine, it's a proper PC, but it's roughly the size of a Cromecast HDMI stick. 

Rumour: Apple Watch manufacturing halved
Published in Wearables
24 March 2015


Technical issues or soft demand?

A nasty rumour about the Apple Watch simply refuses to die, and now there’s a bit more info on Apple’s smartwatch blues. 

Xiaomi Wireless Bluetooth Speaker reviewed
Published in Reviews
24 March 2015


Review: No wonder Xiaomi accessories are heading west

Xiaomi recently announced plans to launch Mi stores in the US and Europe, but for the time being they will be limited to accessories rather than the Chinese company’s sleek smartphones. This got us thinking – we never actually tried out any Xiaomi accessories, so we decided to check some out. 

Bloke makes killing hacking browsers
Published in News
23 March 2015


Pawn2Own competition

A researcher made a fortune taking down the three major browsers, Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, and as well as Apple Safari, as part of Pwn2Own, the annual hacking contest.

Apple expels Windows 7 from garden of earthy delights
Published in News
23 March 2015


Lost the business case 

Fruity cargo cult Apple has decided that Microsoft's venerable Windows 7 needs to be expelled from its walled garden of earthly delights.

Intel could be the Lazerus of the Mobile market
Published in Mobiles
23 March 2015


It might be back from the dead this time

Chipzilla has launched its latest campaign to get back into the mobile market, and this time it might just get away with it.

Google fudges search results for advertising
Published in News
23 March 2015


Dirty deeds done dirt cheap

Google appears to have fudged its search results to make a quick buck from advertising, according to an Federal Trade Commission report accidently leaked to the Wall Street Journal.

Acer Revo One RL85 shipping in Europe
Published in News
20 March 2015


Stylish Broadwell mini-PC anyone?

The new Acer Revo One RL85 mini PC has gone on sale in major European markets, bringing the latest Intel Broadwell processors to desktop users. 

HTC CEO Peter Chou stepping down
Published in Mobiles
20 March 2015


Will stick around in future dev lab

Peter Chou is no longer the CEO of Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC.