Apple’s customer satisfaction levels fall
Published in News
Friday, 25 September 2020 10:10

Apple’s customer satisfaction levels fall


Samung's Empire stable

Apple’s customer satisfaction figures in Apple in PC and tablets in the US have fallen slightly bringing it neck and neck with Samsung.

Apple’s critics forge new alliance
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Friday, 25 September 2020 10:07

Apple’s critics forge new alliance


Coalition against App Store antics

A rebel alliance made up of Spotify, Match Group and “Fortnite” creator Epic Games who oppose to Apple’s App store antics has been formed.

EU could force Apple to open iPhone payment tech
Published in Mobiles


Just working on the legislation

The European Union is weighing legislation that could force Apple to open iPhone payment technology to competitors.

Taiwanese boffins make MRAM breakthrough
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 25 September 2020 10:01

Taiwanese boffins make MRAM breakthrough


Unless it is all spin

Magnetoresistive random access memory (MRAM) is being touted as the next big thing for tech, even if manipulating MRAM efficiently and effectively is challenging.

India creates RISC-V-based chip
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Friday, 25 September 2020 09:45

India creates RISC-V-based chip


Wants a little independence

A team from the Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, delivered a working sample of a new RISC-V-based chip in its Shakti series of open-source designs.

Amazon gets into gaming
Published in News
Friday, 25 September 2020 09:42

Amazon gets into gaming


Luna starts next month

Amazon Luna will start a service to stream games running on Amazon Web Services servers to Fire TV, Windows, Mac, and iOS devices initially, with Android support coming weeks later.

HP Pavilion 14 launched with Intel Tiger Lake processors
Published in PC Hardware


With Nvidia GeForce MX450 GPU

HP has completely overhauled the Pavilion 14 with an 11th Gen Intel Core processor and an optional Nvidia GeForce MX450 GPU.

New iPhone announcements likely to disappoint
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 24 September 2020 11:55

New iPhone announcements likely to disappoint


But fanboys will still buy it

A leak of the fruity cargo cult Apple's coming iPhone 12 has revealed another pile of suck for users to have to put up with.

China will veto TikTok sale
Published in News
Thursday, 24 September 2020 11:33

China will veto TikTok sale


Extortion

China is unlikely to approve the sale of the US operation of Tik Tok.

Boffins find world's oldest computer manual
Published in News
Thursday, 24 September 2020 11:20

Boffins find world's oldest computer manual


Not sure if anyone ever read it before

Boffins will be able to gain a deeper understanding of what's considered the world's oldest surviving (digital) computer after its long-lost user manual was unearthed.