USA “colludes” in Chinese spying
Published in News
Tuesday, 26 November 2019 21:33

USA “colludes” in Chinese spying


Comment: Hey, it's commerce and globalisation, guys

The Wall Street Journal has realised that American companies supply loads of tech to the People's Republic of China.

Nvidia gobbles up add-in board share
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 26 November 2019 19:30

Nvidia gobbles up add-in board share


While market continues to soar

Jon Peddie research said that sales of add-in boards boomed in the third quarter of this year, increasing by 42 percent compared to the third quarter.

Pai says goodbye to American Huawei
Published in News
Friday, 22 November 2019 23:29

Pai says goodbye to American Huawei


Chevy equals levy

In a move which must alarm rural American ISPs, federal commications commissioner Ajit Pai more or less told broadband companies they had to rip out anything Chinese and replace them.

US extends Huawei's temporary licence
Published in News
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 12:11

US extends Huawei's temporary licence


But Huawei says US itself suffers

The US Commerce Department said that it has granted a 90 day extension of its temporary general licence which will extend until February 16th next year.

My brain hertz: Let your fingers do the talking
Published in IoT
Wednesday, 06 November 2019 20:32

My brain hertz: Let your fingers do the talking


Does speed kill?


At Huawei's “Innovation Day” in Paris, earlier this week, Francois Barrault, chairman of IDATE Digiworld, made some interesting comparisons between robots and human beings, focusing on the five senses.

AI to create a "robolution". Ugh
Published in AI
Tuesday, 05 November 2019 11:35

AI to create a "robolution". Ugh


Opinion: If you want a robolution, coin another neologism


Talking about AI and “robolution”, yeah really, a French MP delivered a speech at Huawei's Paris gig today which will compel your or repel you, according to your inclination and degree of latitude

BBC thinks Alexa, Home and Siri bypass journo standards
Published in News


Call for transparency

BBC executive Mukul Devichand, who is heading up the corporation's AI efforts, said at a Huawei event in Paris that “smart” assistants like Google Home, Alexa and Apple Siri ran the risk of becoming content editors.

Forget 5G, 6G to arrive in 2030
Published in News
Monday, 04 November 2019 11:08

Forget 5G, 6G to arrive in 2030


See through walls – it's kind of magic

Merouane Debba, director of the mathematical and algorithmic sciences lab, Huawei said the company is aiming to introduce 5G plus in 2028 and 6G in 2030.

Huawei: "We won't be crushed!"
Published in News
Monday, 04 November 2019 09:51

Huawei: "We won't be crushed!"


Votes for Europe, photonics computing is the way to go

William Xu, president of Huawei's board in charge of strategic research spoke at the company's “innovation” jamboree in Paris today.

Ex-politician says Facebook will publish politicians' lies
Published in News


Defacebook won't deface de Facebook

A former politician employed as a senior spin doctor by Facebook said politicians can never be accused of being economical with the truth.