Joel Thomas James

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Intel CEO takes on Apple A7, cites 'Moore's Law advantage'

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich touted the merits of Intel's manufacturing process compared with that of Apple's new 64-bit A7 chip today after the company's earnings report.<p>During Intel's third-quarter earnings conference call on Tuesday, an analyst questioned Intel about the advantages of going to a …

Now handling over £1M a day, Thiel-backed TransferWise inches further onto PayPal’s turf

London-based TransferWise is a pretty smart operation. Backed by PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel and led by former Skype director Taavet Hinrikus …

Panasonic T31 budget smartphone with 4-inch display, Android Jelly Bean launched for Rs 7,990

Earlier this year, Panasonic entered the Indian smartphone market with the P51 and then followed it up with the P11, T11 and the T21. Now the company …

Samsung Galaxy S5 to withstand the elements

Rumors out of Korea indicate that base version of the next iteration of Samsung's Galaxy S flagship line, the Galaxy S5, will come with dust and …

LG banner ads detect your Galaxy S 4 or iPhone in order to bash it

Ad agency M&C Saatchi has come up with a rather dubious but clever way of marketing LG's G2 smartphone. Its banner ads sense your own handset and will taunt its shortcomings while suggesting, naturally, an LG G2 instead. For instance, an HTC One-based ad suggests that you'll get 30 percent more …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

Google teases Android 4.4 KitKat’s arrival on October 18

Quite a few of us eagerly await the unveiling of the Android 4.4 KitKat and Nexus 5, which was believed to be coming at the end of this month. But if …

Akamai: Half Of All Internet Connections Now At 4Mbps+, Safari Remains Most Used Mobile Browser

The ITU has recently published figures noting 2.7 billion internet connections globally, and today Akamai has released some numbers pointing to how fast those connections actually are. The company, a specialist in traffic optimization, says that we have now reached a tipping point of sorts: half of …

Scratch Wireless offers 'free' mobile service that uses WiFi for calls and text

If you've ever struggled with a monthly cell phone bill, you've probably looked for cheaper alternatives like prepaid plans from big box stores or startup carriers like Zact and Ting. Well, what's cheaper than free? That's exactly what Scratch Wireless aims to offer with what it claims is the …

Stay fit on a budget with the Fitbug Orb (pictures)

Top jobs of the week in tech

Hold on to your seats: It’s Mobilize week! We’ll be providing up-to-the-minute coverage of the two-day show on GigaOM, kicking everything off on …