Posted by on August 27, 2013 ·
As more reports of ARM-based Windows and Apple devices continue to fill the airwaves — the latest being reports of a Surface 2 and Nokia’s first Windows tablet, along with upcoming iPhone handsets — the Cambridge, UK-based semiconductor technology powerhouse is pressing ahead with its bigger ambition be at the heart of all connected devices: today the company announced that [...]
Posted by LeonorBalter560 on July 24, 2013 ·
Bill Gates is not coming back to Microsoft as its CEO. He’s not. He’s said so again and again. And yet, today, some unsourced rumors began to circulate that the man was coming back to manage the company he helped found.
It’s not happening. That should go without saying, but at this point I’ve surrendered to reading the same bullshit at least twice a year. Not only has Gates himself been [...]
Posted by BabichYukiko458 on July 1, 2013 ·
Google is grappling with an ongoing antitrust case in Europe over its online search business, and if its rivals have anything to do with it, that might extend into Google’s power in the mobile sphere, too. Figures out today from Kantar Worldpanel may not help Google’s case very much. The analysts say that in the last three months, Google-powered smartphones, running Android, accounted [...]
on June 21, 2013 ·
If you’re using your iPhone as your personal Wi-Fi hotspot in a public place, you may want to skip Apple’s offer of creating a makeshift password for you. ZDNet reports that “researchers at the University of Erlangen in Germany have found a flaw in the automatically generated pre-shared keys used in Apple’s iOS hotspots that could make them susceptible to attack in under a minute.” [...]
Posted by OzakiAlles283 on May 20, 2013 ·
Apple may or may not end up selling a low-cost iPhone some day. But in the meantime, it’s continuing to make the current devices it sells more affordable, particularly in new markets for smartphones. In India, Apple is fine-tuning its pricing to make the iPhone more affordable — and stand out against competing Android devices from Samsung, ZTE and others.
Apple has started introducing [...]