Samsung lays out process roadmap
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 23 May 2018 12:29

Samsung lays out process roadmap


New process technology down to 3-nanometer

More details have come out about Samsung's roadmap for process technology.

TSMC starts work on Apple's A12
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 23 May 2018 12:09

TSMC starts work on Apple's A12


7nm

The dark satanic rumour mill has started a hell on earth yarn claiming that TSMC has started work on Apple's custom built Apple A12 CPU built on a 7-nm process.

Zuckerberg says sorry to Europe
Published in News
Wednesday, 23 May 2018 11:41

Zuckerberg says sorry to Europe


But some European politicians want a break up of Facebook

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has apologised to EU lawmakers for the company's role in the Cambridge Analytica scandal and for allowing fake news to swamp the site.

The world is a computer claims Microsoft
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 23 May 2018 11:12

The world is a computer claims Microsoft


Blue screen of death becomes more problematic

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has been telling anyone who listens that the "world is now a computer" and if we start thinking that way we will transform everything.

Sony becomes a super publisher
Published in News
Wednesday, 23 May 2018 09:51

Sony becomes a super publisher


Gains control of EMI

Sony said on Tuesday it would pay about $2.3 billion to gain control of EMI, becoming the world's largest music publisher in an industry that has found new life on the back of streaming services.

Imagination Technologies has Leeder
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 23 May 2018 09:40

Imagination Technologies has Leeder


Nigel Leeder takes control of PowerVR business unit.

Imagination Technologies has appointed Nigel Leeder as executive vice president of its PowerVR business unit as the company faces life without Apple as its primary customer.

ZTE about to get a reprieve
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 22 May 2018 12:09

ZTE about to get a reprieve


Washington and China about to throw a lifeline

Washington and Beijing are nearing a deal that would remove an existing US order banning American companies from supplying Chinese firm ZTE .

Sony giving up on consumer gadgets
Published in News
Tuesday, 22 May 2018 11:52

Sony giving up on consumer gadgets


Fed up with working for peanuts 

Kenichiro Yoshida, who took over as chief executive officer in April, has had enough of working for peanuts in the consumer gadgets market and has announced a glorious three year plan to make cash from gaming subscriptions and entertainment.

Google sued for tracking Apple fanboys
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 22 May 2018 11:37

Google sued for tracking Apple fanboys


It cared what they did, apparently.

Google is being sued in the UK high court for as much as $4.3 billion for the alleged "clandestine tracking and collation" of personal information from 4.4 million iPhone users.

Microsoft and Google find new CPU bug
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 22 May 2018 11:27

Microsoft and Google find new CPU bug


Fix will slow you down even more

Microsoft and Google are jointly disclosing a new CPU security vulnerability that's similar to the Meltdown and Spectre flaws that were revealed earlier this year.