Apple denies that Samsung A9 uses more power
Published in Processors

TSMC and Samsung chips have the same battery life 

Reports have been coming in claiming that some iPhone 6S handsets have longer battery life than others, depending on which version of the A9 processor it's running.

Apple goes on offensive over Steve Jobs movie
Published in News


Apple and its chums on the Tame Apple Press are doing their level best to rubbish the next Steve Jobs flick which portrays him as a megalomaniac, spin merchant who really was no technical genius.

Apple, Intel and IBM get on GloFlo's SOI bandwagon
Published in Processors

FinFETs and SOI working in different environments

Soitec's CEO and board chairman has raised an eyebrow or two when he said that the iPhone 6s has multiple RF chips built on silicon-on-insulator (SOI) substrates and that Intel and IBM are using the tech for their silicon photonics push.

Sony gives smartphones a year
Published in Mobiles

CEO threatens to pack it in

Sony is going to give its smartphone division a year to make money or it will shut it down.

Manufactures start phasing out "Game Changing " tablets
Published in Mobiles

Ancient Babylonian tablets lasted longer 

Demand for Tablets is getting so weak that more chip suppliers to phase out their tablet-IC businesses.

Tame Apple Press called out on Android motoring story
Published in Mobiles

Who lets the truth get in the way of an Apple Advert?

The Tame Apple press ran a story claiming that its favourite toymaker had been chosen by Porsche to run its systems because Android Auto was phoning home too much data.

Samsung's mobile GPU might be ready for 2017
Published in Graphics

Things got delayed for two years 

A year ago Fudzilla revealed that Samsung has been building a mobile GPU. We are still as puzzled about it now as we were then,  but there are more confirmations that they should finish it in the 2017 – 2018 timeframe.

Chinese Malware can hit any iPhone
Published in News

Vaults over the Jobs' Great Wall 

iOS malware capable of attacking both non-jailbroken and jailbroken iPhones has surfaced making Jobs' Mob's walled garden defences null and void.

Apple declares war on IFixit
Published in News

App pulled from store for pulling to bits

Fruity cargo cult Apple is furious that the tear-down outfit iFixit has dared to take the back off its shiny toys and reveal the outrageous profits the company is charging.

iPhone 6s is a bit of a turkey
Published in Mobiles

Main reason to upgrade is borked

The Tame Apple Press has been promoting the iPhone 6s's 3D touch as a good reason to waste money upgrading to an otherwise identical phone to the older model. However it turns out that it does not work as well as Apple claims.