Duracell announces pointless wireless charging solution
Published in Mobiles


Daft ideas of our time

Duracell bunnies have been slaving away on a new wireless charging solution, but in case you think it’s clever – think again. 

MediaTek prepping two new tablet parts
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 08:19

MediaTek prepping two new tablet parts


Going after Allwinner with $5 chip

MediaTek is working on two new tablet SoCs and one of them is rumoured to be a $5 design. 

Beelink Pocket P1 review, a micro-PC with a twist
Published in Reviews


Review: Pocketable Windows PC and, uhm, powerbank? 

Here's a thought – why not use Intel's tablet platform to build a compact, fanless mini PC? What could possibly go wrong? 

Asus VivoWatch promises 10-day battery life
Published in Wearables


No Android Wear, all about fitness and health

Asus has launched a smartwatch designed for fitness buffs, but it might appeal to the average geek due to its great battery life. 

Xiaomi loses millions to counterfeits
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 14 April 2015 07:03

Xiaomi loses millions to counterfeits


The price of being China’s Apple

Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi is complaining about the ever-growing number of faked products. 

MediaTek announces new IoT platform for developers
Published in Wearables


Speeds up time-to-market

MediaTek has announced a new development platform for Internet of Things (IoT) developers. 

A million Americans ordered the Apple Watch on Friday
Published in Wearables



Soft demand for pricier models

Analysts believe nearly one million people ordered the Apple Watch on the first day of sales.

Intel-based Asus Zenfone 2 up for pre-order
Published in Mobiles
Saturday, 11 April 2015 11:41

Intel-based Asus Zenfone 2 up for pre-order


$289 for 2GB version, $367 for flagship 4GB model

The new Asus Zenfone 2 is coming soon, and you can already pre-order two versions of the Intel-based flagship. 

Lenovo A1900 is a $60 quad-core phone
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 10 April 2015 07:57

Lenovo A1900 is a $60 quad-core phone


Step aside Moto E, I’m cheaper

Lenovo’s new A1900 might be one of the cheapest brand name phones this year, yet it has a fairly nice spec. 

Zotac ZBOX gets Broadwell makeover
Published in News
Thursday, 09 April 2015 08:50

Zotac ZBOX gets Broadwell makeover


14nm silicon coming to ZBOX Nano

Zotac’s ZBOX mini PCs are getting some fresh silicon, in the form of 14nm Intel Broadwell parts.