Steve Jobs shattered his most famous quote
Published in News
04 March 2015


Don’t follow your passion

Steve Jobs was famous for his coffee mug philosophies on life and one of the most quoted was the phrase “follow your passion.”

Vulkan nerve pinches DirectX in mobile
Published in Graphics
04 March 2015


Live long and render

While it seems that the world+dog is rushing to back Microsoft's new DirectX API there are ructions in the force which have opened the way for a new rival. 

Nvidia fixes old Linux bug
Published in Graphics
04 March 2015


Unity patch

Nvidia has fixed an ancient problem in Ubuntu systems which turned the screen into 40 shades of black. 

Apple fixes a flaw in Macs in just a week
Published in News
04 March 2015


Must be a record

A flaw in Apple Macs is so bad that Apple did not have time to go through its normal ritual of ignoring it and pretending it only effects a small number of users. 

Blackberry starts shipping phones again
Published in Mobiles
04 March 2015


Looking before they leap

BlackBerry has announced a new mid-range handset, called Leap, and revealed an upcoming slider phone, which CEO John Chen referred to as “The Slider”. 

Alcatel and Wiko bring some French charm to MWC
Published in Mobiles
04 March 2015


Affordable yet stylish mid-rangers

Alcatel OneTouch and Wiko may not be premium brands eager to take on heavyweights in the high-end segment, but they did introduce a number of compelling mid-range products at MWC. 

Nvidia unveils the new US $199 Shield console
Published in News
04 March 2015


GDC 2015: 4K TV, gaming and streaming device coming in May

During its Made to Game event at Game Developers Conference 2015 in San Francisco, Nvidia unveiled the newest member of the Shield family, a set-top box running Android TV, simply called Shield.

AMD LiquidVR to deliver new virtual reality capabilities
Published in Graphics
04 March 2015


More about software than hardware?

AMD Liquid VR is not a retail product – it is an initiative to develop and deliver the best Virtual Reality (VR) experience in the industry.

Paypal enters the payment market
Published in News
03 March 2015

 
All that experience...

Paypal is entering the online payments market and is taking on those in the Tame Apple Press who are trying to carve out a niche for their favorite toymaker.

Lenovo tries its hand at a camera phone
Published in Mobiles
03 March 2015


Sounds like a sex toy

Lenovo is showing off its first serious moves into making a camera phone.