technology

Australian competition regulator seeks Facebook and Google algorithms

A new truism seems to be emerging in the modern world: wherever a major tech company operates, a regulatory...

Jul 28 · 10 sec read >

UserBenchmark offers explanation for changes to CPU score weights

This past week a portion of the enthusiast community was lit aflame with controversy over UserBenchmark’s decision to adjust...

Jul 28 · 10 sec read >

China’s Alibaba is making a 16-core, 2.5 GHz RISC-V processor

The Xuantie, or XT for short, is said to be the most powerful RISC-V processor yet. Based on a...

Jul 28 · 10 sec read >

Intel accidentally confirms four Xe discrete GPUs, hints at more upcoming products

As happens every so often, Intel accidentally published a developer version of their 26.20.16.9999 graphics driver with the codenames...

Jul 27 · 8 sec read >

‘MoscowMitch’ hashtag trends after election security bills blocked

Former Special Counsel to the US Department of Justice, Robert Mueller, testified this week on the two volumes of...

Jul 27 · 10 sec read >

Death Stranding trailer introduces Heartman, a character whose heart stops every 21 minutes

Renowned developer Hideo Kojima at last week’s San Diego Comic-Con unveiled a new trailer for Death Stranding, the mysterious...

Jul 27 · 7 sec read >

WannaCry hero Marcus Hutchins avoids prison in banking malware case

The British security researcher who is known for being the “accidental hero” that stopped the WannaCry ransomware hack in...

Jul 27 · 7 sec read >

Apple QC workers often hear bits of private conversations in Siri recordings

Apple has continually taken a hard stance on user privacy. Whether it is fighting law enforcement over encrypted data...

Jul 26 · 8 sec read >

Classic Doom trilogy gets modern console re-release

id Software during its QuakeCon 2019 keynote today announced it is bringing Doom (1993), Doom II (1994) and Doom...

Jul 26 · 4 sec read >

Trump says Apple won’t get tax waivers or cuts for new Mac Pro parts made in China

Earlier this morning, President Trump didn’t resist the temptation to tweet yet another loud message aimed at big tech,...

Jul 26 · 10 sec read >