November, 2014

Yahoo and Microsoft Compete to Become Apple’s Default Search Engine

As Google Search’s contract with Apple nears its end, Yahoo and Microsoft are both vying to replace it as Safari’s default search engine. Yahoo have already stepped into ...

November 26, 2014 at 1:51 am by

Super Smash Bros. For Wii U Sells Nearly 500,000 Copies in Three Days

After a shaky first year, the growth of Nintendo’s Wii U – in the wake of impressive sales of Mario Kart 8, which doubled sales of the console – continues with the ...

November 26, 2014 at 1:30 am by

The Oculus Rift Killer is Here: 3DHead

This is “kinda like Oculus, it’s totally immersive” the video opens, showing off 3DHead. I don’t even know what to say, but you really need to just ...

November 26, 2014 at 12:23 am by

Amazon to Drop Off at UK Local Post Offices

Royal Mail and Amazon have joined forces to allow Amazon customers to pick-up parcels from UK Post Offices. This will bring the number of Amazon’s drop-off points to ...

November 25, 2014 at 11:59 pm by

Amazon Offers Handyman Services through its ‘Amazon Local Services’

Amazon has started offering local handyman services with its ‘Amazon Local Services’. A number of visitors to Amazon.com have started noticing listings for local ...

November 25, 2014 at 11:40 pm by

Expendables 3 Piracy Suspects Arrested

Two men from the UK have been arrested following the leak of The Expendables 3 before its scheduled release date. The copy of the movie was viewed hundreds of thousands of ...

November 25, 2014 at 11:20 pm by

Sony Slashes TV and Smartphone Lines

Reuters reports that Sony is to cut its losses and slim down its product line. Sony has been losing money in the last few years, largely due to the decline of its TV and ...

November 25, 2014 at 10:55 pm by

BlackBerry Offering $550 for Your Old iPhone

In an example of apparent desperation, BlackBerry has started to offer up to $550 towards a new BlackBerry Passport when you trade in an iPhone. They’ll give you $240 ...

November 25, 2014 at 10:42 pm by

Insomnia 53 – Cooler Master Booth

At the weekend we were at Multiplays Insomnia 53, the UKs biggest gaming festival. The winter one is usually quieter than usual, but you wouldn’t have guessed it from ...

November 25, 2014 at 8:27 pm by

Twitter Executive Fails at Twitter

Twitter’s new Chief Financial Officer, Anthony Noto, has failed miserably in using Twitter itself. He posted the Tweet: “I still think we should buy them. He is ...

November 25, 2014 at 5:58 pm by

Synology Unveils DiskStation DS215j 2-Bay NAS

Following the launch of the DS115j that we recently reviewed, Synology has launched their DiskStation DS215j today. A 2-bay NAS server designed for home and personal users to ...

November 25, 2014 at 4:58 pm by

Watch Makers Hitting Back at ‘Pirated’ Faces for Smartwatches

Watch makers including Omega, Fossil, Armani, Michael Kors, Tissot and Panerai are pursuing people online who have been producing ‘pirated’ versions of their ...

November 25, 2014 at 4:03 pm by

Schenker Is Betting on Desktop CPUs in Their XMG Laptops

Where most manufacturers tend to go ever smaller and compact when it comes to portable devices, one company is daring to go in the other direction. The german newspaper ...

November 25, 2014 at 4:02 pm by

UK and US Said to be Behind ‘Regin’ Malware

Yesterday we reported on Regin, a new piece of malware, said to be one of “the most sophisticated” pieces of malicious software ever seen. Well today, experts ...

November 25, 2014 at 4:00 pm by

Universal Picks up Jobs Movie – Michael Fassbender to Play Jobs

As predicted, Universal Studios have picked up the Steve Jobs biopic that Sony Pictures dropped just days ago. Sony apparently dropped the movie due to a schedule clash, with ...

November 25, 2014 at 3:58 pm by


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