Apple starts sending ghost emails from the 1970s
Published in Mobiles


You get what you pay for

Apple’s programming genii have come up with another feature which fanboys will soon be claiming is super, cool and game changing.

California’s High Speed Rail delayed by 3 years
Published in News


Silicon Valley to Central Valley line will cost $20.6 billion

California’s very costly 220mph high-speed rail (HSR), which was approved by voters in 2008, will not be accepting passengers until at least 2025, according to a new business plan released by the state’s high speed rail authority last month.

AMD’s Gears of War woe might be Nvidia in the mix
Published in Graphics


PhysX by default

The fact that Gears of War Ultimate Edition ran so poorly on AMD gear might be because Nvidia’s PhysX is actually running by default.

Qualcomm to dominate high-end mobile chips
Published in Processors


Snapdragon 820 is a winner with the vendors

If you buy a high-end android phone it will almost certainly have a Snapdragon 820 under the bonnet.

Microsoft ports SQL Server to Linux
Published in News


Who would have thought that a few years ago?

Microsoft is going to bring its SQL Server to Linux, in a move which would have been unthinkable a few years ago when Redmond dubbed the open source operating system "cancer."

US's highest court forces Apple to face facts
Published in News


Steve Jobs ran a cartel

It has taken the highest court in the US to do it, but Apple finally has to admit that its patron saint was a monopolist who ran an ebook cartel designed to raise the cost of books to feather Jobs’ Mobs’ nest.

Macs locked out by virus
Published in Notebooks


Pay-up or your Coldplay collection will sleep with the fishes

Mac users have been ransomware virus which locks computer users out of their files until they pay up.

Chinese fume over US’s ZTE ban
Published in Mobiles


Could be bad news for ZTE fans

The Chinese government is cross that the Americans have slapped sanctions on telecom manufacturer ZTE.

ASUS releases GeForce GTX950-2G
Published in Graphics


Runs under 75W 

ASUS has released a new graphics card which does not need  a power connector socket.

Snapdragon 820 wins in AnTuTu test
Published in Processors


Vicar in a TuTu

AnTuTu benchmark  has just released the top 10 rankings for the  smartphone chips of 2016 and revealed that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 is the boss.