Fuschia to overthrow Android
Published in News

I'm just sitting watching flowers in the rain

The Android operating system is set to be phased out over the next couple of years.

While putting the boot into US tech why doesn’t the EU fine Apple too?
Published in Mobiles

Comment: It does the same sort of thing

The European Commission had solid antitrust reasons for fining Google $5 billion for violations including the bundling of certain apps with the Android operating system, but from a consumer's point of view it should also be gunning for Jobs’ Mob.

Google to appeal huge EU fine
Published in News

Just a tiny slice of its cash pile

Google says it will appeal a record €4.34 billion fine over its Android anti-trust antics.

Nest man leaves the nest
Published in IoT

Flies to roost under Google's wing

The CEO of Nest is stepping down from that position as the fledgling company becomes integrated with Google.

Google expecting $5 billion EU fine
Published in News

Android issues

Google is expected to be fined a record $5 billion by the European Union over its Android system.

Apple and Google face music over handling customer data
Published in News

Tame Apple Press in shock

The Tame Apple Press is in shock that their favourite company is being hauled before a Senate committee over its uses of location data and mobile phone privacy practices and the handling of customer data.

Google missed blockchain
Published in Cloud

We really didn't see that one coming

Google founder Sergey Brin has admitted that his outfit missed out on being at the front of blockchain technology.

Google's controversial human sounding AI is being tested for call centres
Published in AI

AI Duplex might have a job

Google's controversial AI Duplex, which it first demonstrated to the public at its developer conference in May is being tested for use in call centres.

Apple Siri intervenes in Syria debate
Published in Mobiles

Hey Mr Speaker, what's an iPhone?

A UK minister was interrupted by Siri when he was making a speech in the Houses of Parliament today.

Google Cloud threatened to shut down a business in three days
Published in Cloud

Self-sabotage on the cloud 

Any thoughts that Google Cloud might be taken seriously by business have been seriously damaged after a developer complained about how the outfit shut down a wind turbine project automatically twice due to retarded customer service.