TSMC Confirms Chip Plant For Japan

Taiwanese chip giant TSMC confirms it will build a chip factory in Japan, that will focus on the older chips…

1 day ago

Apple 18 October Launch Event – MacBooks, AirPods Expected

Invites dispatched to a virtual Apple launch event on 18th October - new MacBook laptops and AirPod headphones are expected

3 days ago

Sky Launches Streaming Television Unit, Sky Glass

Look mum, no satellite dish. Sky launches streaming television that doesn't require a satellite dish or even a set-top box

1 week ago

EU Set To Unveil Common Phone Charger Proposal

Only a decade late? European Commission on Thursday will reportedly present its proposed legislation for a common phone charger

3 weeks ago

Chip Shortage Forces Toyota To Cut Production By 40 Percent

World's biggest car maker Toyota announces it will dramatically reduce car production next month as the chip shortage bites

2 months ago

Facebook Pauses Sales Of Oculus Quest 2 VR Headset Over Skin Complaints

Temporary pause of sales of the Oculus Quest 2 virtual reality headset, after issues with a foam pad causing skin…

3 months ago

Apple Releases MagSafe Battery Pack For iPhone 12

Needing some extra juice for a dying battery? MagSafe battery pack for the iPhone 12 unveiled by Apple on Tuesday…

3 months ago

Japanese Officials Resist Ban On Fax Machines

Victory for legacy tech, as pushback by Japanese officials against ban on fax machines overturns a mass switch to email…

3 months ago

Apple Unveils AirTag, Apple TV 4K, Purple iPhone 12

Apple's Spring Loaded event reveals AirTag, Apple 4K TV, as well as purple iPhone 12. Other announcements include a refresh…

6 months ago

Coronavirus: Chip Makers Ask To Be Classified As Essential Businesses

Group representing major US chip makers ask US federal authorities to be classified as essential businesses, so factories can remain…

2 years ago

Amazon Expands Echo Range, Adds Wearables, Alexa Personalisation

Surprise motherf****r! Alexa's voice can soon be replaced by the voice of actor Samuel L Jackson

2 years ago

Qualcomm Seeks Apple iPhone Import Ban

Qualcomm hauls Apple before International Trade Commission again to demand US import ban on certain iPhones

3 years ago

Raspberry Pi Signs Darktrace To Safeguard IP

Two Cambridge firms sign deal to protect precious intellectual property and guard against cyber threats

4 years ago

HP Issues Recall For Laptop Batteries Amid Fire Risk

A number of laptop models from HP pose a fire or burn hazard, prompting the firm to issue an recall

4 years ago

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Keyboard With Fingerprint ID Reader

New keyboard and mouse both boast Bluetooth and wired connectivity for Windows 10 users

4 years ago

Apple HomePod Brings Siri Into The Smart Home To Take on Google Home And Amazon Echo

The HomePod features a speaker array and Apple's A8 mobile chip for aural and compute power

4 years ago

Amazon Echo Show Boosts Alexa AI With Touchscreen

Amazon is also building out the capabilities of the Echo speaker, now with call making and answering features

4 years ago

Cross Channel: GDPR Complacency And Windows XP Popularity

All the news from the world of the IT channel, including GDPR complacency and the continuing prevalence of Windows XP

5 years ago

Tales In Tech History: The Xbox & Microsoft’s Big Gaming Adventure

In November 2001 Microsoft introduced its Xbox console which, despite some hiccups, remains the main competitor to Sony's PlayStation

5 years ago

Tag Heuer Connected Modular 45 Brings Smart Tech To High-End Watches

The watch could be the wearable the busy business person is looking for

5 years ago

Tales In Tech History: ZX Spectrum

The ZX Spectrum was arguably the high point of the British home computer challenge to the Americans in the 1980s

5 years ago

Microsoft Launches Surface Hub As-A-Service

The subscription service option for the giant Windows 10 Surface Hub will make it more accessible for smaller organisations

5 years ago

Dell Canvas 27 Inch Touchscreen Display Is Microsoft Surface Studio Alternative

CES 2017: The PC maker also revealed a brace of powerful workstations

5 years ago

Tales In Tech History: The Computer Mouse

A block of wood, a button and a few rollers transformed the way users interacted with their computers

5 years ago

Samsung Sells Printer Business To HP For $1 Billion

The move leaves Samsung free to focus on smartphones and memory chips, while boosting HP's leading printer business

5 years ago

Logitech Offers ‘Silent’ And Multi-System Wireless Computer Mouse

IFA: Logitech offers greater multi system support and quieter clicking with new computer mouse range

5 years ago

Webcams Fail After Windows 10 Update

Microsoft 'drops the ball', as anniversary update of Windows 10 causes webcam problem

5 years ago

Nvidia Prospers As Games, Data Centre Drives Growth

Strong demand for GPUs in gaming PCs and the data centre has driven hugely impressive growth

5 years ago

Tales In Tech History: The Betamax Revolution

Every week we look back at an iconic piece of technology, and start with one that revolutionise home TV viewing…

5 years ago

Tales In Tech History: Japan Ends VCR Production

End of an era. Japan's last VCR maker to halt production, signalling end for the humble video cassette

5 years ago