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Posted on Monday April 22, 2024
Fallout's instant success also renewed interest in the Bethesda games, mainly Fallout 4. In recent weeks, I have caught several of my gaming friends playing the nine-year-old shooter. Of course, renewed interest in the game also means a resurgence of mod downloads, especially for Bethesda games which all need "fix-it"...Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday April 22, 2024
Most expect Apple to replace the physical buttons on both sides of the iPhone with solid capacitive versions and use the additional Taptic Engines for haptic feedback to simulate button presses. This was used to great effect in earlier iPhones where the physical home button was replaced with a touch...Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday April 22, 2024
Researchers recently demonstrated the ability to manipulate (LLMs) and chatbot technology for highly malicious purposes, such as propagating a self-replicating computer worm. A new study now sheds light on how GPT-4, the most advanced chatbot currently available on the market, can exploit extremely dangerous security vulnerabilities simply by examining the...Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday April 22, 2024
TSMC's CEO recently stated that microchips produced outside of Taiwan, including those in the US, will incur higher manufacturing costs. The Taiwanese foundry is currently expanding its production capacity globally, but this move will necessitate a revised pricing strategy to align with shareholder interests.Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday April 22, 2024
Nelson recently got his hands on a Note Air 3 from Boox, which uses the same E-Ink Kaleido 3 display technology that was found in Kobo's new Clara Colour and Libra Colour e-readers. Before subjecting it the usual battery of durability tests, he inspected the display using a 230x digital...Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday April 22, 2024
Back when it introduced FineWoven in September last year, Apple said the material was designed with the Earth in mind. It's made from 68% post-consumer recycled content and significantly reduces carbon emissions compared to leather.Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday April 22, 2024
The incident happened in mid-2023 when customers of The Star casino were able to withdraw boatloads of cash from four "ticket in, cash out" (TICO) machines affected by a software glitch. Beneficiaries included scammers, gambling addicts and even some homeless people who realized that they could milk the malfunctioning machines...Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday April 22, 2024
Embracer said each of the three new entities will be a separate, publicly listed company, enabling a better focus on their respective core strategies.Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday April 22, 2024
Arif Dikici, Google's manager responsible for video and image codecs on Android, recently confirmed that the mobile operating system is getting an official, software-based AV1 decoder. Mountain View's platform will integrate dav1d, the AV1 decoder written in assembly by VideoLAN for the VLC media player. According to Dikici, dav1d is...Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday April 22, 2024
When Huawei unveiled the 5G-capable Mate 60 Pro last August, many saw it as an affront to the US sanctions that have been placed on China and some of its businesses. The Kirin 9000s chip powering the phone is made on what appears to be SMIC's 7nm (N+2) process, created...Read Entire Article Continue Reading »