Apple's next iPhone will be thicker
Published in Mobiles
23 June 2015


Just like its users

Taiwan's top Apple analyst has released a prediction that the next iPhones will be thicker than the last—0.2 mm thicker.

Freescale releases Linux SoCs
Published in Processors
23 June 2015


Powersaving from Cortex-A7 architecture

Freescale has been showing off its two Linux-ready, 28nm i.MX7 SoCs.

Beats headphones' obscene margins
Published in News
23 June 2015


Apple overlords are amateurs

When Fruity Cargo Cult Apple bought Beats headphones it was not clear how much of a marriage in hell the arrangement was. While Apple was famous for its obscenely high profit margins it was a bunch of amateurs in comparison to Dr Dre.

MediaTek's Internet of Things scooter
Published in Wearables
23 June 2015


Skuro Moto uses LinkIt One

Skuro Moto has created an Internet connected scooter based around MediaTek's LinkIt ™ One Internet of Things system board.  

Sony releases 1TB PS4
Published in Games
22 June 2015


In the shops next month

Sony is going to release a 1TB PS4 next month -- at least in Japan..

Pepper Robot sells out in seconds
Published in News
22 June 2015


Emotional response

SoftBank unveiled its new emotion sensing robot called Pepper and it finally was released in Japan. It turned out to be a bigger hit than expected and is already sold out.

Sony reveals skinny 4K TV prices
Published in News
22 June 2015


Android TV MediaTek quad SoC inside

At CES Sony's range of incredibly skinny TVs, were attracting a lot of attention.

Gartner predicts the rise of the hybrids
Published in Notebooks
22 June 2015


Opening the clamshell

Beancounters at Gartner have been consulting their tarot cards and are predicting that hybrid PC sales are to accelerate this year.

AMD considering a split
Published in News
22 June 2015


Needs to make money

As we have been warning, AMD is considering selling itself off as part of a consolidation which is happening in the chip industry.

Apple retreats before Swift reaction
Published in News
22 June 2015


Refused to pay the piper

Apple has suffered a humiliating retreat at the hands of the popular beat combo artist Taylor Swift.