Semiconductor sales up eight percent
Published in News
07 April 2015


Intel still the market leader shokka

Sales of semiconductors were up eight per cent and reached $340bn according to a report by analyst house Gartner.

Microsoft releases Lumia 640 in UK
Published in Mobiles
07 April 2015


Just £169.99 for full Windows

Microsoft has released the Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL, two new budget-friendly additions to its Windows Phone range.

ZTE Blade S6 Plus available worldwide on eBay
Published in Mobiles
07 April 2015


Priced at $299.99, £199.99 and €276.99

ZTE has announced that it has launched its Blade S6 Plus worldwide and it will be exclusive to eBay.

M3 computer claims to be the world's smallest
Published in Mobiles
07 April 2015


Size of a rice grain

The Michigan Micro Mote, or the M3, has been released and its makers claim that it is the smallest in the world.

Samsung saved by display and chip business
Published in News
07 April 2015


Hopes the Galaxy will save it

Samsung just released its financial performance for the first quarter of the year and while it beat the rather poor expectations of the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street there is not too much to be happy about.

Intel might be hiding mobile loses
Published in Mobiles
07 April 2015


Chipzilla denies it

It appears that Chipzilla has worked out a cunning plan to prevent people worrying about all the money it is losing trying to buy its way into the mobile market.

Nvidia wins patent round against rival chipmakers
Published in News
07 April 2015


Early days yet

Nvidia is claiming a victory in its patent case against Samsung and Qualcomm in the US after an International Trade Commission has returned a pretrial claim construction ruling that it claims favours the outfit.

Nintendo tries to screw money out of reviewers again
Published in News
07 April 2015


You pay for our advert

Computer gaming outfit Nintendo, whose toilet themed games consoles are flushing down the loo have thought it a natty idea to try and screw cash out of you-tube reviewers.

TSMC expects 10nm volume production in 2017
Published in Processors
07 April 2015


Moore’s Law alive and kicking

TSMC is planning to qualify its 10nm node by the end of the year, with volume production slated for 2017. 

Nvidia releases Geforce 350.05 Hotfix driver
Published in Graphics
07 April 2015


Fixes some new games and adds OpenCL 1.2 support

Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 350.05 driver which addresses some issues in recent games, and adds OpenCL 1.2 support.