You're never on your own with Google Home
Published in Reviews
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 15:23

You're never on your own with Google Home


Review: UK version not quite there yet

I'm not too sure just which phrase sums up the internet of things (IoT). In these early days, perhaps it's the Wild West of legend or maybe it's like Sicily during the bad old days of the Mafia. Is it gunslinging or a quick shot to the back of the head by one of the families?

Woman gets top job at Intel
Published in News
Friday, 31 March 2017 13:48

Woman gets top job at Intel


Strategist extraordinaire

Chip behemoth Intel said it had appointed Aicha S. Evans as its chief strategy officer.

Visa accounts hacked
Published in News
Tuesday, 14 March 2017 23:26

Visa accounts hacked


Cardholders suffer

Thank you very much for the Aintree Iron.

Intel buys into cars. Again
Published in News
Tuesday, 03 January 2017 19:26

Intel buys into cars. Again


It's all about wasting money

Chipzilla has decided to spend a heap of money it's got by buying into a company called HERE, or Here as we call it.

US waves cyber saber at China
Published in News
Friday, 09 December 2016 10:37

US waves cyber saber at China

Not quite the third world war. Yet

The United States has warned China that a law it’s about to enact could easily affect the “close relationship” the two countries have. Or had.

Wafer prices to soar next year
Published in News
Friday, 09 December 2016 10:22

Wafer prices to soar next year

It’s the thin edge of the wedge

Prices of 12-inch silicon wafers may rise by as much as 20 percent in 2017.

Analysis: Intel in udder confusion
Published in News
Wednesday, 07 December 2016 23:30

Analysis: Intel in udder confusion


Servers you right, Chipzilla

Qualcomm’s introduction of a top notch 48 core 10nm server chip means that Intel’s milkmaid can no longer serve up expensive milk from its cash cow Xeons and the lot.

Google might buy Facebook
Published in News
Sunday, 04 December 2016 01:34

Google might buy Facebook

It's entirely feasible

The word on the information strasse is that Google wants to buy Facebook. It is entirely speculative, but could have legs.

Blink, and you won’t miss it
Published in News
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 12:36

Blink, and you won’t miss it

Security system to monitor your home

Immedia Software said it has started selling its security system in the UK. The system works by using a “sync” hub to your wi-fi and installing cameras in different locations in your house.

Tesla app can be hacked
Published in News
Thursday, 24 November 2016 15:33

Tesla app can be hacked


Your car can be stolen, it seems

A report from Norwegian app security company Promon claims that cyber crooks can hack into Tesla cars.