Is the iWatch  a damp squib?
Published in News
24 April 2015


Apple bans non-existant queues

Apple launched its iWatch today and you would be forgiven if you failed to notice.

Amazon books profit on the cloud
Published in News
24 April 2015


Web Services jump by 50 per cent

Amazon's first-quarter revenue grew thanks to better sales in the US and its cloud-computing services unit increasing sales by 50 per cent.

Apple Watch S1 SoC demystified, looks like plain old A5
Published in Processors
24 April 2015


iPhone 4S part in drag

It appears that Apple’s S1 smartwatch module uses a design eerily similar to the Apple A5 of iPhone 4S and iPad 2 fame. 

Xiaomi Mi4i wants to play havoc on mid-range market
Published in Mobiles
23 April 2015


I is for India, but it has global appeal

Xiaomi’s new Mi4i is supposedly designed for the Indian market, but the phone should have no trouble attracting consumers around the world. 

Asustek thinks it can shift more ZenFones
Published in Mobiles
23 April 2015


That was Zen and this is now

Asustek thinks it is onto a winner with its Zenfone range and has raised its internal shipment forecast for 2015 from 25 million units to 30 million.

New security under Window 10's bonnet
Published in News
23 April 2015


Device Guard looks interesting

Microsoft has been talking about a new security feature for Windows 10 called Device Guard.

Japan's nuclear industry reveals XP addiction
Published in News
23 April 2015


What could possibly go wrong?

Japan's nuclear industry, which has not been particularly lucky in recent years, might be suffering from a bad case of addiction to Windows XP.

IOS flaw means you can kill all Apples in a wifi area
Published in News
23 April 2015


Apple does the rest of the world a favour

The brilliant, super-cool security experts at Apple have installed a feature in the iOS which turns off all Apple gear within a wi-fi radius.

ASML will flog 15 EUV machines to mysterious "US customer"
Published in News
23 April 2015


Yeah it is probably Intel

ASML, Europe's largest supplier to computer chip makers, will sell 15 of its extreme ultraviolet (EUV) chip etching systems to a "single U.S. customer" who is probably Intel.

Japanese woman punishes love cheat fanboy
Published in News
23 April 2015


In other news an Apple fanboy actually had a real girlfiend

A Japanese woman, who dated an Apple fanboy on the basis that at least he could not get another woman, was shocked to discover that he was cheating on her.