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.

Acer appears to be the most popular laptop maker
Published in PC Hardware

At least on Amazon

Acer appears to have become a very popular maker of laptops – if the Prime sales on Amazon are anything to go by.

Huawei has shipped 100 million smartphones
Published in Mobiles

On the way to its 200 million target

Huawei has announced that it has shipped up to 100 million smartphones so far in 2018, and the company is on track to ship 200 million units by the end of the year.

Apple and Fitbit are collateral damage in Trump's trade war
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Tame Apple Press shocked

The latest round of US tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods could hit the Apple Watch, health trackers, streaming music speakers and other accessories assembled in China, government rulings on tariffs show.

Microsoft doing well thanks to cloud
Published in Cloud

The future is cloudy

Microsoft posted quarterly profit and revenue that beat analysts’ estimates, as more businesses signed up for its Azure cloud computing services and Office 365 productivity suite.

Trump furious at EU over Google fine
Published in News

How dare you

US President Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump has turned puce over the EU daring to tackle Google over its Android antitrust antics.

Microsoft finds first evidence of mid-term election tampering
Published in News

There might be a spy amongst us 

Microsoft detected and helped block hacking attempts against three congressional candidates this year, a company executive said.

Microsoft has not given up on consumers
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Takes responsibility for all modern life

While software king of the world Microsoft appears to have pulled the plug on most of its consumer products, its execs told partners that Redmond isn't giving up on ordinary people.

Huawei officially announces 12nm Kirin 710 SoC
Published in Mobiles

With four Cortex-A73 and four Cortex-A53 cores

Huawei has now officially announced its newest 12nm Kirin 710 SoC, which will bring a decent single- and multi-core performance boost, GPU boost and more.

Nokia X5 gets officially announced in China
Published in Mobiles

Helio P60 SoC and 5.86-inch HD+ screen

HMD Global has announced its latest Nokia mid-range smartphone, the Nokia X5, which is also known as the Nokia 5.1 Plus. Available only in China, at least for now, it comes with rather impressive specifications for a mid-range smartphone.