Toshiba shareholders approve NAND flash sale
Published in News


Turning flash into a load of old Tosh

Toshiba shareholders have approved a proposal to split off the Japanese company's prized NAND flash memory unit.

Boffins send lemonade on the internet
Published in News


When life gives you Apple, make lemonade


A group of researchers at the University of Singapore has worked out a way that it can convince you that you're drinking lemonade and can send it virtually over the internet.

US FCC cancels broadband subsidies for poor people
Published in News


Let them eat cake


All those poor US people on the breadline who voted for Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump might be a little surprised to find their internet subsidy cut off.

Jeff Bezos is now the second richest person in the world
Published in News


Just behind Bill Gates 

Online book-seller Jeff Bezos is now the second richest person into the world, leap-frogging Amancio Ortega, and Warren Buffett.

Smart TV’s vulnerable to wireless hack
Published in News


Spyware uses rogue DVB-T


A security hole in smart TVs which allows a hacker to take over devices using rogue DVB-T (Digital Video Broadcasting -- Terrestrial) signals, get root access on the smart TV has worried a Swiss cyber security expert.

Nearly a fifth of Chinese smartphones are fake
Published in Mobiles


And a quarter of video game consoles


If you are fond of buying cheap smartphones and games consoles from China then you should be aware that a big chunk of them are fake.

Online security is getting worse
Published in News


IBM warning


Biggish Blue has issued a warning about the poor state of online security and claimed that things are getting worse.

EVGA shows off new GTX 1080 Ti SC2/FTW3 Elite versions
Published in Graphics


Custom color shroud and exclusive to Elite Members

EVGA has unveiled new color shrouds for its GTX 1080 Ti SC2 and GTX 1080 Ti FTW3 that will be available as Elite Member Exclusive offer.

GigabitLTE is all about average speeds
Published in Mobiles


Average speeds can double


We had a chance to see the GigabitLTE working at speeds up to 930 Mbps and upload speeds of 127.5 Mbps which is definitely the fastest that we’ve ever seen. But despite the fascination with the top speed, it is more important that GigabitLTE will significantly increase  average speeds. 

MediaTek Helio X30 scores 5750 in Geekbench
Published in Mobiles


Dramatic jump from Helio X20

MediaTek is expected to bring the Helio X30 deca-core in 10nm based devices to the market in the next few months and we've already got some initial numbers where the company compares the X30 with last years Helio X20.