Qualcomm adds new mid-range processors
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 14:11

Qualcomm adds new mid-range processors


Snapdragon 430 and the Snapdragon 617

Qualcomm has released two new mid-range processors to its mobile CPU lineup — the Snapdragon 430 and the Snapdragon 617.

EA not buying CD Projekt Red
Published in Games
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 13:59

EA not buying CD Projekt Red


Daft rumour of the week

CD Projekt Red has issued a formal statement denying a daft rumour that it might be selling itself to EA Games.

IKEA beats Apple technology
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 13:03

IKEA beats Apple technology


Offers it free

The maker of meatballs and flat-pack furniture, IKEA has managed to take technology "invented by Apple" and make it available for its customers free.

Apple TV non-starter in the games industry
Published in Games
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 12:50

Apple TV non-starter in the games industry


Analysts say it is going no-where fast

While the Apple fruity cargo cult is pushing the world to see its TV as a gaming machine, it has not got any chance at all, according analysts.

MEMS market boom coming
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 12:30

MEMS market boom coming


China and TaiwanIC foundries gearing up

IC foundries based in China and Taiwan are all gearing up for a huge growth in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) devices.

Notebooks doing better than expected
Published in News
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 12:15

Notebooks doing better than expected


Fingers crossed for September

Notebook ODMs are seeing a surprise uptick in August revenues, but are cautious about their September shipment performance.

Sony's Morpheus is now PlayStation VR
Published in News
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 12:01

Sony's Morpheus is now PlayStation VR


Overdose in creativity at Sony marketing

Sony's Project Morpheus VR system is now being called by its new name – PlayStation VR.

Intel admits that skipping Broadwell was a mistake
Published in Processors


We might have harmed desktop demand

Chipzilla has admitted that by skipping Broadwell for the desktop, it may have harmed desktop chip demand.

Brits need more bandwidth
Published in News
Monday, 14 September 2015 16:10

Brits need more bandwidth


Ovum also warns that they are one of Europe's best

London-based analyst firm Ovum has warned that broadband ISPs must be able to deliver a minimum of 10Mbps (Megabits per second) and 50Mbps when Ultra HD (4K) video kicks off.

iPad Pro doomed to disappoint
Published in Notebooks
Monday, 14 September 2015 13:10

iPad Pro doomed to disappoint


The fates have spoken

Digitimes Research has been consulting the oracles and, after inspecting the liver of a particularly fat RAM, come to the conclusion that Apple's Surface Pro, sorry the iPad Pro, is doomed.