iOS 9.0 gets speed security improvements
Published in Mobiles

iOS 9.0 a third of the size

Our US readers started getting the notifications on their iPhones and iPads that Apple's new  iOS 9 is available. EU phones including the one around here didn’t get the push notification.

Russians behind western malware attacks
Published in News

But US blames China

It would appear that while the US has been blaming China for all its cyber break-ins it appears to be ignoring Tsar Putin's elite hacking team for the last seven years.

Apple builds Android App
Published in Mobiles

Falling customer numbers? There is an Android app for that

Desperate to drive customers to its flagging iPhone 6S and its Surface Pro clone Apple has officially created and released an Android app.

Breakthrough in Bionic Sensing
Published in News

Losing a limb will always be traumatic, but soon not irreversible.

Exciting news from the research teams working on connecting robotic limbs with human brains. Tests have shown amazing progress in one of the key areas: patients with the latest generations of bionic limbs feel them almost as well as the real parts of their bodies.

Toshiba Launches Affordable 10" Two-in-one
Published in Notebooks

Great, affordable alternative to Chinese tablet-laptops.

Toshiba is showing real awareness of the changing market reality and has launched an affordable two in one. The machine is very well specced, comes with a keyboard and you don't need to sell a kidney to get it with 64 GB of storage.

Apple delays watchOS 2 rollout
Published in Wearables

Not coming today

It appears that Apple has some problems with its watchOS 2 update as the rollout will not begin today, as it was earlier announced.

AMD Radeon R9 380X comes in late October
Published in Graphics

With 256-bit memory interface

AMD's Radeon R9 380X will come in late October and will pack 4GB of GDDR5 memory with 256-bit memory interface.

Foldable smartphone out after Christmas
Published in Mobiles

Project Valley rumours true

Samsung's foldable smartphone, dubbed 'Project Valley' is rumoured to be coming out in January.

Sharp readies 8K production telly
Published in News

Nothing to see here

Sharp is already preparing to sell the world's first production 8K television which can offer eight times the resolution of standard HD.

There will be 30 million VR headsets by 2020
Published in News

Juniper predicts

Augurs at the soothsaying outfit Juniper have inspected the liver of a rather fat ram and come to the conclusion that by 2020 more than 30 million virtual reality headsets will be sold.