Internet of things forecasts are “all baloney”
Published in News

Hypodermic needles

While every IT company in the entire universe appears to be hyping the internet of things (IoT) as the next big thing, there’s very little substance to the claims.

Sandisk pushes the envelope with 1TB SD card
Published in Memory


Still no precise performance details

Sandisk has further pushed  SD card storage limits by announcing its new and the world's largest capacity SD card, the new Sandisk Extreme Pro 1TB.

Nvidia bundles Gears of War 4 with GTX 1070/1080
Published in Games


Geforce GTX 1060 recommended GPU for 1440p

Nvidia has unveiled its latest and newest Geforce GTX bundle which includes Gears of War 4 game that launches on October 11th to those that buy select Geforce GTX 1080 and GTX 1070 graphics cards as well as systems and notebooks with those GPUs.

EA/DICE reveals Battlefield 1 system requirements
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Couple of changes coming as a result of beta

EA/DICE has now, finally, revealed minimum and recommended system requirements for Battlefield 1 as well as revealed a list of changes that will be coming to the game as a result of that same beta phase.

Intel and Amazon invest in wearable outfit
Published in Wearables


Thalmic labs picks up $120 million

A Canadian based wearable technology company has announced that it has picked up a substantial $120 million investment from Intel Capital and the Amazon Alexa Fund.

New iMac will be a Polaris
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Fanboys look foward to being dragged kicking and screaming into 2016

Fruity tax dodger Apple is going to be putting AMD’s Polaris under the bonnet of its much needed iMac refresh.

Euro server sails slump
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IDC reports a three percent fall

While their are suggestions that PC sales might be picking up, life is not so good for people trying to peddle servers, according to beancounters at IDC.

IPhone 7 refuses to reconnect after airport mode "holiday"
Published in Mobiles


You get what you pay for

When it is not hissing at customers for making it work, Apple’s new iPhone 7 is using Airplane mode as an excuse for a permanent snooze.

Microsoft thinks it will cure cancer in a decade
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Of course the patent might blue screen

Software king of the world, Microsoft thinks it might be able to cure cancer by treating it in the same way as a computer virus.

4K Ultra HD telly sales grow
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Doing better than HD TV's did

Despite having limited content, 4K Ultra HD televisions are expected to double sales to 15 million units in the US in 2016.