Android inventor planning smartphone business
Published in News


Return to the industry

The bloke credited with inventing Android is about to get back into the mobile industry with a smartphone company of his own.

Tablet doom will harm Android
Published in Mobiles


Microsoft should be happy

Beancounters at IDC claim that the decline of tablets will harm Android but prop up the windows operating system

Ballmer says Windows should support Android apps
Published in Mobiles


Quietly commenting on the side lines

The shy and retired former Microsoft CEO Steve “there is a kind of hush” Ballmer has suggested that his former company has called for Redmond to make its windows software run android apps.

Nvidia screws up drivers
Published in Graphics


AMD off the hook

While Nvidia fanboys were mocking AMD’s Crimson driver cock-up for causing its chips to catch fire, it seems that their own beloved GPU maker was having a driver crisis of its own.

Gaming notebook market to become a battleground next year
Published in AI


Expect prices to drop


Word on the street is that there will be a price war in the gaming notebook market next year as the big names slug it out over what is expected to be a lucrative market.

Foxconn wants to get into second-hand phone biz
Published in Mobiles


One owner, old lady used it to SMS her grandson


Foxconn is piling cash into the second-hand smartphone market as part of its efforts to promote environmental protection globally.

Asustek has business shake-up
Published in News


Musical chairs

Asustek is shuffling its management deck and playing a game of musical chairs to respond to what it says are “drastic changes” in the business computing environment.

ISP broadband beaten by a pigeon
Published in News


Faster at 4GB transfer


Customers of a South African ISP were so cross with the outfit’s poor broadband speeds they arranged a data transfer race between it and a pigeon.

Super-slim Zenphone Zoom nearly ready
Published in Mobiles


Fast becoming the Duke-Nukem of phones


The superslim “Duke Nukem” of Asus, the Asus Zenfone Zoom might be going on sale in three weeks – in Taiwan.

Lenovo shows off mobile workstation
Published in News


ThinkPad P40 Yoga


Lenovo has released its new ThinkPad P40 Yoga which it claims has a "first-classdigital sketching experience" with high mobile workstation performance and reliability.