June 19, 2018

BlackBerry admits massive outage in Europe and Africa

The maker of the BlackBerry smartphone said that email services had been restored to users in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, but some might still have messaging and browsing problems. Canada-based Research in Motion earlier confirmed widespread service outages for its users this those areas, … [Read more...]

Tui says ‘Yeah Right’ billboard not aimed at Steve Jobs

A Tui billboard that apparently pokes fun at the death of Apple founder Steve Jobs is an unfortunate coincidence, the brewery says - but it won't be coming down until Monday. One of the offending billboards - which reads "Job's done. Yeah Right." - is visible to thousands of commuters on … [Read more...]

Apple co-founder Steve Jobs dies

Apple has announced that co-founder Steve Jobs has passed away. His family thanked those who have supported them through the years during his battle with cancer. "Steve died peacefully today surrounded by his family,'' his relatives said in a statement. "In his public life, Steve was known as … [Read more...]

India launches $35 touch screen tablet

India has launched what it says is the world's cheapest touch-screen tablet computer, priced at just $35. Costing a fraction of Apple's iPad, the subsidised Aakash is aimed at students. It supports web browsing and video conferencing, has a three-hour battery life and two USB ports, but there … [Read more...]

Steve Jobs launches Apple iCloud

Apple has shown the new Apple iCloud service at its annual developers' conference. Apple boss Steve Jobs took a break from medical leave to show the features of the new web-based service. He explained that iCloud was a necessary step because the personal computer was no longer the digital … [Read more...]

Steve Jobs unveils Apple iPad 2

Steve Jobs the Apple Chief Executive who is supposed to be on sick leave has made a surprise appearance to unveil the iPad 2, to the world. Jobs is receiving treatment for pancreatic cancer and has had a liver transplant. Jobs says the new iPad which hits the shelves in the United States of … [Read more...]