Swedish Ericsson plans to lay off 25,000
Published in Network
Thursday, 17 August 2017 13:06

Swedish Ericsson plans to lay off 25,000


Needs to improve its margins as figures borked 

Mobile telecom gear maker Ericsson may lay off around 25,000 employees outside Sweden as part of its savings programme.

Tech firms moving against alt-right
Published in News
Thursday, 17 August 2017 12:54

Tech firms moving against alt-right


Comment: Sea change as liberal tech companies realise they created a monster

There appears to be a change of heart in the liberal technology companies. Once insisting that socially retarded, Neanderthal types should beallowed to speak their misogynistic race hate mantras online as free speech, tech companies are cracking down.

Hyundai puts electric at the centre of cunning plan
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Looks like petrol will be gone 

Hyundai says it is placing electric vehicles at the center of its product strategy - one that includes plans for a premium long distance electric car as it seeks to catch up to Tesla.

Apple wants to buy entertainment content
Published in News
Thursday, 17 August 2017 12:12

Apple wants to buy entertainment content


Can’t make its own

The Fruity Tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple has shown up in Hollywood with its huge cheque book with the aim of buying some shows that people want to watch – rather than what brainwashed Apple execs want to watch.

Apple may get rid of fingerprint reader
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 17 August 2017 06:00

Apple may get rid of fingerprint reader


Will rely instead on smug aura detectors

The fruity tax-dodging cargo cult Apple, in a desperate move to increase margins on its failing iPhone, has decided to abandon the expensive fingerprint reader.

Power your smartphone with a super volcano
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Thursday, 17 August 2017 06:00

Power your smartphone with a super volcano


What could possibly go wrong?

While Dr Evil might power his supercomputer using the volcano on his island base, the idea has been suggested as a way of sorting out the world’s battery woes.

Tech companies ask the Supremes to stop government spying
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Oi coppers! Leave our phones alone
 
More than a dozen high technology companies and have asked the US Supreme Court to make it harder for government officials to access individuals' sensitive mobile data.

HP continues on Continuum
Published in News
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 06:00

HP continues on Continuum


Claims it has an assurance from Redmond

While Windows roadmaps show a rather big hole where mobile should be, HP insists that it has been assured by Redmond there are no plans to drop Continuum.

Chipzilla confirms Ice lake
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 12:44

Chipzilla confirms Ice lake


Intel will make it on 10nm + if it does not slip up

Intel has confirmed the existence of a new processor family called Ice Lake that will be made on Intel's 10nm+ process. 

Fiat cars will soon have Intel under the bonnet
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Self-driving alliance formed


BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye announced today that they have signed a memorandum of understanding with Fiat Chrysler to be the first automaker to join them in developing a world-leading, state-of-the-art autonomous driving platform for global deployment.