TG Bamford

A veteran freelance journalist writing extensively on internet news and cybersecurity.

Troubled times ahead for Apple but they won’t tell

Apple cuts global iPhone production

On: Monday, 14 January, 2019
More bad news has emerged after The Nikkei Asian Review cited sources claiming Apple is to cut the global production of iPhones by 10% for the first quarter of the year. Sources told the paper that Apple had contacted its suppliers in late ...
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Samsung hails Bixby as the future

Samsung hails Bixby as the future of AI

On: Friday, 11 January, 2019
Samsung has announced plans to boost its digital assistant, Bixby, into all aspects of its technology as it earmarks $22 billion to spend on artificial intelligence by 2020. At the Las Vegas shindig CES 2019, Samsung said that Bixby will be...
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Goodbye to the humble phone number

Goodbye to the humble phone number?

On: Wednesday, 9 January, 2019
Following recent studies, the UK’s telecoms watchdog Ofcom has speculated whether we are seeing the end of the use of phone numbers. According to their figures the UK made a total of 103 billion minutes on the landline in 2012 but just si...
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Qualcomm takes on Apple and Intel

Qualcomm takes on Apple and Intel

On: Friday, 14 December, 2018
Qualcomm, the world’s largest mobile chipmaker has declared it is taking on Apple and Intel with its processors that will power 5G and 4G phones as well as laptops. Qualcomm made the declaration at its tech summit held in Hawaii last wee...
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Farewell to Android, hello Fushsia

Farewell to Android, hello Fuchsia

On: Thursday, 29 November, 2018
It may not have been that noticeable, but Google is weening us off Android and preparing the way for Fuchsia OS. A unified operating system, which Google says is the true future of the company and will eventually completely replace the Andr...
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