Nvidia fixes code execution vulnerability in GeForce Experience
on 9 Luglio 2020 at 2:42
Security updates have also been released for the JetPack software development kit.
Conti ransomware uses 32 simultaneous CPU threads for blazing-fast encryption
on 9 Luglio 2020 at 2:42
The Conti ransomware also abuses the Windows Restart Manager component to unlock apps and free up their data (for encryption).
Hands-on with 50+ new iOS 14 beta 2 changes and features [Video]
by Jeff Benjamin on 9 Luglio 2020 at 2:07
Yesterday’s release of iOS 14 beta 2 isn’t as packed with features as past beta 2 follow-ups to major iOS releases, but it is filled to the brim with subtle improvements and changes. Watch our hands-on video walkthrough as we step through over 50 […]
iOS 14 features real-time headphone audio level measurement, here’s how to enable it
by Filipe Espósito on 9 Luglio 2020 at 1:39
Apple added a hearing feature on iOS 13 last year to prevent users from being exposed to high levels of sound with headphones for extended periods of time. The company is now expanding this feature with real-time audio level measurement on iOS 14 and iPadOS […]
Singapore's ADBC and Tencent to jointly develop cloud-based banking solutions
on 9 Luglio 2020 at 1:28
In a bid to provide personalised experiences for ADBC's SME customers.
Trump's Plague Rally 'More Than Likely' Boosted Coronavirus Surge, Top Tulsa Health Official Says
by Tom McKay on 9 Luglio 2020 at 1:20
That Donald Trump rally inside Tulsa’s BOK Center on June 20 has now resulted in precisely what the president and his re-election campaign were repeatedly warned about, according to Tulsa County’s top health official: a coronavirus spike in the […]
An Audit Slams Facebook as a Home for Misinformation and Hate
by Sidney Fussell on 9 Luglio 2020 at 0:12
In a meeting and an unusual report, activist groups that instigated an ad boycott of the social media company say it has not responded adequately to criticism.
How to set up an Amazon Prime Video user profile
by Rachel Kaser on 8 Luglio 2020 at 23:49
Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Amazon recently revealed it’s rolling out user profiles worldwide, finally bringing a feature to Prime Video […]
Microsoft's new KDP tech blocks malware by making parts of the Windows kernel read-only
on 8 Luglio 2020 at 23:09
New KDP security feature is currently being tested with Windows 10 Insider builds.
Law Enforcement Is Buying Its Way Into Our Breaches
by Shoshana Wodinsky on 8 Luglio 2020 at 22:50
Right now, there’s a good chance your digital life is multitudes bigger than it was just a few months ago. Over time, the global coronavirus pandemic has turned a lot of us—or at least everyone I know—into the type of person who dates […]
Apple confirms Apple Silicon Macs will support Thunderbolt connection
by Filipe Espósito on 8 Luglio 2020 at 22:28
Apple announced last month the transition from Intel processors to its own ARM chips, which the company calls “Apple Silicon.” Today Apple has confirmed another important aspect of this transition regarding the future of the Thunderbolt […]
Intel Reveals What We Can Expect From Thunderbolt 4 Later This Year
by Sam Rutherford on 8 Luglio 2020 at 22:25
Intel’s Thunderbolt connector is pretty much the gold standard when it comes to ports, with Thunderbolt 3 found on a wide variety of high-end computers and peripherals. But Intel is looking to improve and refine its connection standard, and now we have […]
Samsung reportedly plans to abandon free phone chargers next year
by Napier Lopez on 8 Luglio 2020 at 22:21
Over the years, many manufacturers have stopped including accessories like earbuds or headphone dongles with their latest phones, but rumors now suggest companies are thinking of even omitting a phone charger in the box too. We first heard rumblings Apple […]
Hong Kong's Security Law Puts Big Tech at a Crossroads
by Louise Matsakis on 8 Luglio 2020 at 22:11
As China exerts more power over the city, companies like Facebook and Google have stopped handing over data—for now.
Ryan Gosling's Wolfman Movie Lands Invisible Man Director
by Germain Lussier on io9, shared by Tom McKay to Gizmodo on 8 Luglio 2020 at 22:10
If you’re going to make a Universal Monsters movie, why not get a director who’s already a proven success in the genre? According to Deadline, that’s exactly what’s about to happen. Read more...
Twitter Is Working on Some Kind of Mysterious Subscription Feature
by Tom McKay on 8 Luglio 2020 at 22:10
Twitter may be finally working on a way for you to monetize your shitty tweets without starting a podcast or putting a Cash.me link in your bio—that, or it’s launching a new tier of premium or ad-free accounts. As reported by VentureBeat on […]
Taskheat is a powerful task manager for iOS and macOS with advanced flowcharts
by Filipe Espósito on 8 Luglio 2020 at 21:38
You probably know plenty of to-do list apps, and we’ve already highlighted some great options here on 9to5Mac. This time, I’m writing about Taskheat, a powerful task manager that allows you to create reminders and turn them into an advanced […]
A Lab Accident Likely Led to a Woman's Death From Brain-Destroying Prions 9 Years Later
by Ed Cara on 8 Luglio 2020 at 21:30
A lab accident in 2010 likely led to a woman’s untimely death nearly a decade later, according to doctors in France. In a recent case study, they describe how a woman in her early 30s developed a universally fatal brain disorder years after she had […]
Is It Game Streaming's Turn for a Labor Revolution?
by Cecilia D'Anastasio on 8 Luglio 2020 at 21:04
After the demise of Mixer, livestreamers are taking a closer look at what their platform partnerships should look like.
Climate Change Could Make Arctic Waves Two Stories Higher
by Dharna Noor on Earther, shared by Brian Kahn to Gizmodo on 8 Luglio 2020 at 20:35
Climate change may cause huge waves to swell in the Arctic, which could have a devastating impact on coastal communities.Read more...
E-bike or electric scooter: Which is right for you?
by Napier Lopez on 8 Luglio 2020 at 20:33
As personal electric vehicles become more powerful and affordable, e-bikes and standing electric scooters have become increasingly practical alternatives to traditional transportation methods for many people, especially those in crowded cities. But when it […]
Digimon Adventure Teased Its Big Bad by Establishing a Wild New Canon
by Charles Pulliam-Moore on io9, shared by Tom McKay to Gizmodo on 8 Luglio 2020 at 20:30
For all of the Digimon Adventure reboot’s narrative similarities to the original anime that it’s based on, the new series has been carefully introducing unique elements to its telling of the story about human children partnering with Digimon to […]
[Update: Launching around the world] Apple 2020 Back to School promo: Free AirPods with Mac and iPad purchases
by Michael Potuck on 8 Luglio 2020 at 20:25
Apple has launched its Back to School promotion for 2020. In a change from previous years where Apple has included a free pair of Beats headphones, this time around the deal sees the massively popular AirPods included with Mac and iPad education purchases at […]
NASA Calls a Time Out as InSight’s Heat Probe Hits Another Snag on Mars
by George Dvorsky on 8 Luglio 2020 at 20:20
After some mild progress, the Mars InSight heat probe, known as “the mole,” is no longer descending into the Red Planet. NASA is pressing pause on this part of the mission for now, freeing InSight’s robotic arm for other important jobs.Read […]
Facebook takes down fake accounts operated by 'Roger Stone and his associates'
on 8 Luglio 2020 at 20:00
Facebook took down today 54 accounts, 50 pages, and 4 Instagram accounts that were part of a network posting in support of Roger Stone.
Report: 12.9-inch iPad Pro with mini LED in Q1 2021, followed by 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro
by Chance Miller on 8 Luglio 2020 at 19:59
A pair of new reports from research firm TrendForce today offer additional details on Apple’s transition to Apple Silicon, as well as the iPad Pro and Mac transition to mini LED display technology. According to TrendForce, Apple is likely to introduce a […]
America’s Great Racial Reckoning Comes To The Auto Industry As Some Ford Employees Call For End Of Cop Car Manufacturing
by Aaron Foley on Jalopnik, shared by Kaitlyn Jakola to Gizmodo on 8 Luglio 2020 at 19:15
Some American corporations have been forced to come to Jesus in the past few weeks with acknowledgements of racial insensitivity, failures in workplace diversity, and other contributions to institutional racism — but for the most part this reckoning has […]
Google open sources trademarks with the Open Usage Commons
on 8 Luglio 2020 at 19:09
In a somewhat confusing move, Google is placing three of its open-source projects' trademarks under its new Open Usage Commons.
Oracle brings its full lineup of cloud services to data centers
on 8 Luglio 2020 at 19:00
With Dedicated Region Cloud@Customer, organizations can access more than 50 cloud services, including Oracle's Autonomous Database and SaaS applications, on premise.
Star Wars' Rae Sloane: Everything You Need to Know About the Face of a Fallen Empire
by James Whitbrook on io9, shared by Kaitlyn Jakola to Gizmodo on 8 Luglio 2020 at 19:00
When EA’s Star Wars: Squadrons was announced, fans (rightfully) got very excited about glimpses of familiar faces among the cast of starfighter pilots: Wedge Antilles, flying for the New Republic! Rebel’s Hera Syndulla, now a general! But […]
Independent Civil Rights Audit Finds Facebook Is Making Everything Worse
by Joanna Nelius on 8 Luglio 2020 at 18:44
As noted in Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s post, today is the day the public is supposed to find out the results of its independent civil rights audit, a two-year review of Facebook’s “policies and practices led by noted civil liberties and […]
Best accounting software for businesses in 2020: QuickBooks, Sage, Zoho, and more
on 8 Luglio 2020 at 18:33
Our pick of the very best SMB accounting software.
Apple Stores now offer reservations to shop with a Specialist
by Michael Steeber on 8 Luglio 2020 at 18:25
Apple is introducing a new service to help customers browse their local Apple Store in a way that’s safe and convenient. Shop with a Specialist appointments will allow anyone to schedule a time online to visit an Apple Store and explore products with […]
The First Teaser for Halloween Kills Is Here, But the Movie Won't Be Until 2021
by Germain Lussier on io9, shared by Kaitlyn Jakola to Gizmodo on 8 Luglio 2020 at 18:20
It’s a good news/bad news situation if you’re a fan of the Halloween franchise.Read more...
This AI system locates drone pilots flying too close to airports
by Thomas Macaulay on 8 Luglio 2020 at 18:18
Scientists have built an AI tool that finds drone pilots flying dangerously close to airports or protected airspace. The system aims to reduce the risks drones pose to aircraft. Not only can they collide with planes, but they can also interfere with radio […]
Sling TV for Apple TV adds free local channels support with AirTV 2 network tuner
by Chance Miller on 8 Luglio 2020 at 18:18
If you’re a Sling TV user with an Apple TV, a new update to the service today brings deep integration with AirTV 2 network tuners and local channels. With this update, Apple TV users can now access local channels in the Sling TV channel guide. […]
These 5 Oil and Gas Pipelines Are the Next to Face Trouble
by Yessenia Funes on Earther, shared by Brian Kahn to Gizmodo on 8 Luglio 2020 at 18:11
The end of fossil fuels is nigh. This week alone, we’ve seen three major pipelines get smacked TF up. First, a judge ordered the Dakota Access Pipeline to be shut down and emptied of all crude oil in 30 days. Then, the Atlantic Coast Pipeline was […]
7 ways to become a better storyteller
on 8 Luglio 2020 at 18:08
Kare Anderson is an Emmy-winning journalist, now connective behavior and quotability speaker, and author of several books. Anderson shares advice on how to cultivate a relationship with the purpose of co-creating value that helps us accomplish more […]
Samsung Galaxy Note 20, Fold 2: Launch date, features, specs and everything else we know so far
on 8 Luglio 2020 at 18:04
Samsung's gearing up to announce some new phones, and we've rounded up everything we could find out about the Note 20 and Fold 2.
Microsoft to add new shared background, customizable views, chat bubbles and more to Teams
on 8 Luglio 2020 at 17:52
Microsoft is adding a bunch of new features to Teams in the coming weeks and months, some of which are catching up with what's in competitive services, while others are new and different.