Phytium 64-core ARM chip announced
Published in Processors
25 August 2015


Excellent Spec CPU2006 scores 

Fudzilla has confirmed the existence of Qualcomm's 64-core based processors in the past and now a Chinese startup, Phytium has some plans to get them into the shops. 

Samsung has not given up on Snapdragons yet
Published in Processors
24 August 2015


Testing them in its lab

Samsung is rumoured to be testing the new Snapdragons in its labs, as a sign that the company has not given up on Qualcomm yet.

Apple admits iPhone 6 cameras were broken
Published in Mobiles
24 August 2015


You got what you paid for

Fruity cargo cult Apple has finally admitted that its iPhone 6 Plus cameras were broken and has started a recall campaign.

Recalled Shield tablet replacements start showing up
Published in Mobiles
24 August 2015


Throw the old one in the garbage

The potentially flaming battery on Shield tablet has caused Nvidia to replace most of its tablets in the world, and now the replacement tablets are starting to show up.

Apple watch is just a "toy" claims watchmaker
Published in Wearables
24 August 2015


Swatch boss says it is no revolution

Swatch CEO Nick Hayek has dismissed the Apple Watch as an "interesting toy" but shows no innovation.

Fallout from Ashley Madison hack
Published in News
24 August 2015


Blackmail and suicide

The hackers who published the data from Ashley Madison hack appear to have taken more collateral damage than they expected.

Hon Hai gets in at the Sharp end
Published in News
24 August 2015


Cunning plan to save flat panels

The troubled telly maker Sharp is in talks with Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industry, better known as Foxconn, for a tie-up in its struggling flat-panel display business.

Windows 10 is out, but insider preview keeps going
Published in News
24 August 2015


Windows 10 Build 10525 is out

If you are old enough you might know what 5.25 is. Even if not, it might interest you that Microsoft recently released the latest insider preview of Windows 10 called Build 10525

4K television sales are growing
Published in News
24 August 2015


Still no content

Worldwide Ultra HD (4K) LCD TV panel shipment volume grew 60.8 per cent sequentially in the second quarter of 2015, reaching around 9.2 million units despite the fact there is very little content out there.

MediaTek has IoT, automotive aspirations
Published in Wearables
24 August 2015


Acquisitions possible, seeking Japanese partners 

The market is definitely changing. MediaTek made a lot of money on its smartphone SoC sales, but the company is looking beyond that. They now have clear IoT and Automotive market aspirations.