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7 new security features Apple quietly announced at WWDC

Apple went big on privacy during its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) keynote this week, showcasing features from on-device Siri audio processing to a new privacy dashboard for iOS that makes it easier than ever to see which apps are collecting your data and when. While typically vocal about security during the Memoji-filled, two-hour-long(!) keynote, the company also quietly introduced several new security and privacy-focused features during its WWDC developer sessions. We’ve rounded up so...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Google, Android, Security, Microsoft, Privacy, Siri, Tech, Ipads, Encryption, Software, Computing, Keychain, Monterey

65% is my keyboard layout endgame, but manufacturers won’t deliver the goods

I've come to realize that the 65% keyboard layout is the best layout, but there's a key player that isn't making one.
Tags: Trends, Keyboard, Computing, Logitech, Gaming Keyboard, TKL, G915, G915 65

Electronic Arts Hackers Say Slack Was Their Secret Weapon: Report

After reports broke yesterday about a whopping 780GB of data being swiped from the gaming giant Electronic Arts (EA), we already know how the heist was pulled off, at least according to the hackers’ telling. Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Computing, Hackers, Science and Technology, Slack, Electron, Electronic Arts, Project Management Software, Electronic Arts EA, Groupware, Collaborative Software, Task Management Software, Technology Internet, Hacker Culture, Hackers Heroes Of The Computer Revolution

A zero-day Google Chrome security flaw requires you to update now

Browsers like Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Opera, Brave, and Vivaldi that rely on Chromium will need to be updated immediately to stop hackers.
Tags: Chrome, Google, News, Trends, Computing, Browser, Security Flaw, Vivaldi, Chromium, Security Vulnerability, Google Chrome Microsoft, Internet Browser

MacOS Monterey quietly brings a critical gaming feature to the Mac

Apple has confirmed that its new operating system, MacOS Monterey, will support Adaptive Sync. It will improve screen refresh rates and gaming performance.
Tags: Apple, News, Trends, Computing, Monterey

Now You Can Turn the Commodore 64 Into a Delightfully Chunky Game Boy

For many of us, the Atari or the NES wasn’t our first gaming console. Instead, it was the Commodore 64, which was marketed as an incredibly affordable home computer, but was also a solid gaming machine. It was very much worthy of a second life as a Game Boy-sized portable, which anyone can now hack together with the…Read more...
Tags: Science, Companies, Computing, Atari, Commodore, Commodore 64, Home Computers, Handheld Game Console, Technology Internet, Commodore International, Demosceners, Commodore 64 Music

Razer’s $99 Opus X wireless headset aims to cover all of your audio needs

Razer announces the Opus X, a wireless headset for all your entertainment needs.
Tags: News, Trends, Computing, Home Theater, Razer, Low Latency, Active Noise Cancellation, Razer Opus, Bluetooth Wireless Headset

Surface Duo 2: Everything we know about Microsoft’s next dual-screen phone

Microsoft’s Surface Duo 2 could be coming this fall. From design to specs to features, we have you covered with everything we know.
Tags: Mobile, Microsoft, Trends, Computing, Surface, Surface Duo, Surface Duo 2

The GPU shortage is so bad that MSI is rereleasing the seven-year old GT 730

MSI is rereleasing the GT 730 in response to the GPU shortage. It's a seven-year-old GPU that can't play very many games.
Tags: News, Trends, Computing, Nvidia, MSI, Gpu, GPU shortage, Gt 730

The price of DRAM continues to rise, and it’s prolonging the GPU shortage

DRAM prices are projected to rise through the next quarter, compounding the GPU shortage.
Tags: News, Trends, Computing, Gpu, DRAM, GPU shortage, Dram Chips

Amazon Prime Day Is a Bad Garage Sale You Should Skip

Everyone likes a good deal—what’s not to like about getting more for less? But according to Finder’s Amazon Prime Day shopping report, 26% of American adults, or 67.7 million people, are planning to throw their money at the internet’s worst garage sale on June 21-22. This is far too many of you, and we need to talk…Read more...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Science, Newegg, Amazon Prime, Companies, Computing, Target, Prime Now, Apple Inc, Bestbuy, Industry Economics, Counterfeit Consumer Goods

Nvidia Looks to Boost Its Smart Car Tech With Acquisition of DeepMaps

In another effort to boost its tech portfolio for self-driving cars, Nvidia recently announced a deal to acquire startup DeepMaps.Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Computing, Nvidia, Amd, Tegra, Video Cards, Boost, Business Finance, Computer Architecture, GPGPU, DeepMap, Ampere, Nvidia Drive, Graphics Hardware, Graphics Processing Units

Asus VivoBook Flip 14 (2021) review: A fast, cheap laptop

Buy the Asus VivoBook Flip 14 for its performance and price, just don't pay too much attention to the display.
Tags: Asus, Trends, Computing, Laptops, 2-in-1s, VivoBook, VivoBook Flip 14

Save Big on Dell XPS 13, Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 Today

Save a ton of cash on these great Dell XPS 13 and Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 deals available right now
Tags: Deals, Microsoft, Trends, Computing, Dell, Laptop, Dell XPS 13, Laptop Deals, Microsoft Surface Laptop 3, Dell 2021, Amazon 2021

Save up to $1,100 off Dell workstation laptops with these fantastic deals

If you need a new laptop that's powerful and reliable, you can enjoy savings of up to $1,100 if you buy the Dell Precision 3560 mobile workstation from Dell.
Tags: Deals, Trends, Computing, Dell, Dell Laptop Deals, Computing Deals, Dell Precision 3560, Dell Q2. Dell 2021

10 Tips to Get the Most Out of Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay has changed (and improved) a lot since it made its debut in 2014, and it’s more widely supported in vehicles than ever before. Part of CarPlay’s appeal is its simplicity and ease-of-use, but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t some lesser-known tricks and tips that can help you make more of the platform.Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Science, Siri, Software, Computing, Settings, Dashboard, Apple Maps, Carplay, Operating Systems, Apple Carplay, Web Mapping, Here WeGo, Route Planning Software

The super-cheap Samsung Galaxy Book Go is now available, starting at just $350

Samsung recently unveiled two new models: The Galaxy Book Go and Galaxy Book Go 5G. The cost just $350.
Tags: News, Samsung, Trends, Computing, Microsoft Windows 10, Qualcomm Snapdragon, Galaxy Book, Dolby Atmos Speakers, Galaxy Book Go

Apple announces its 2021 Apple Design Award winners

Apple incorporated the announcement of this year’s Apple Design Award winners into its virtual Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) online event, instead of waiting until the event had wrapped, like last year. Ahead of WWDC, Apple previewed the finalists, whose apps and games showcased a combination of technical achievement, design and ingenuity. This evening, Apple announced the winners across six new award categories. In each category, Apple selected one app and one game as the winner. In the...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Google, Gaming, Apps, Games, India, Awards, Tech, Companies, United States, Computing, Belgium, Belarus, Denmark, Apple Watch

Nvidia’s new RTX 3070 Ti graphics card hit stores today and sold out in minutes

A new graphics card from Nvidia, the GeForce RTX 3070 Ti, went on sale Thursday, June 10. The card sold out immediately after the release.
Tags: News, Trends, Computing, Nvidia, RTX 3080 Ti, RTX 3070 Ti, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti, Nvidia graphics cards

AirPlay will work between multiple Macs for wireless screen sharing

MacOS Monterey now allows the mirroring of content from Apple devices, including iPhones, iPads or Macs, to other Macs.
Tags: Apple, News, Trends, Computing, Monterey, Airplay, macOS, macOS Monterey

This is the cheapest Surface Pro 7 deal we’ve seen in a long time

Best Buy just dropped the price of the Microsoft Surface Pro 7 to an all-time low. Seriously, this thing is super cheap and you don't want to miss it!
Tags: Deals, Microsoft, Trends, Computing, Tablets, Laptops, 2-in-1 Computer, Best Buy Deals, Microsoft Surface Pro 7, Microsoft Surface Pro Deals

These MacOS Monterey features are exclusive to the newer M1 Macs

Apple’s incoming macOS Monterey update has some unique features in Facetime and Apple Maps, which those with Intel-based Macs won’t be able to enjoy.
Tags: Apple, News, Trends, Intel, Macbook, Computing, Monterey, Facetime, macOS, Apple M1, macOS Monterey

Right to repair: it should be easier for Australians to get phones and devices fixed, review says

The Productivity Commission recommends changes including allowing consumers to make ‘super complaints’ to the watchdogIt should be easier for Australians to get their smartphones, tablets and other devices repaired or replaced, the Productivity Commission has found.The commission reviewed the so-called “right to repair” in Australia and received more than 300 submissions and comments. Many consumers complained that companies were making it harder and more expensive to get devices repaired by any...
Tags: Business, Technology, Australia, Australia news, Mobile Phones, Australian politics, Computing, Productivity Commission

Productivity startup Time is Ltd raises $5.6M to be the ‘Google Analytics for company time’

Productivity analytics startup Time is Ltd wants to be the Google Analytics for company time. Or perhaps a sort of “Apple Screen Time” for companies. Whatever the case, the founders reckon that if you can map how time is spent in a company enormous productivity gains can be unlocked and, money better spent. It’s now raised a $5.6 million late seed funding round led by Mike Chalfen, of London-based Chalfen Ventures, with participation from Illuminate Financial Management and existing investor Acc...
Tags: Apple, Google, TC, Europe, London, Microsoft, Articles, Tech, Ceo, Analytics, Google Analytics, Software, Computing, The Wall Street Journal, Leader, Business Intelligence

New Intel Raptor Lake leak shows 24-core CPU coming in 2022

A new Intel Raptor Lake leak shows that the company is working on a 24-core flagship that could compete with the best from AMD.
Tags: News, Trends, Intel, Computing, Alder Lake, Alder Lake-P, Raptor Lake, New Intel Raptor Lake, Intel Raptor Lake

This Dell 4K monitor deal just gave you the perfect excuse to upgrade

If you've invested in a new CPU, you also need to upgrade your display, such as with this deal from Dell that applies a $180 discount to a 27-inch 4K monitor.
Tags: Deals, Trends, Computing, Dell, Computing Deals, Dell S2721QS, Desktop Monitor Deals, Dell 2021, Dell Q2

Security flaws found in Samsung’s stock mobile apps

A mobile security startup has found seven security flaws in Samsung’s pre-installed mobile apps, which it says if abused could have allowed attackers broad access to a victim’s personal data. Oversecured said the vulnerabilities were found in several apps and components bundled with Samsung phones and tablets. Oversecured founder Sergey Toshin told TechCrunch that the vulnerabilities were verified on a Samsung Galaxy S10+ but that all Samsung devices could be potentially affected because the bak...
Tags: Android, Google Play, Security, Apps, Technology, Mobile Security, Russia, Samsung, Tech, Smartphones, Vulnerability, Mobile Phones, Computing, Knox, Security Software, Samsung Dex

Nintendo's First 3D Console Would Have Been a Hit if It Was More Like This Custom Virtual Boy Handheld

YouTuber ‘Shank Mods’ is a master at turning consoles into handheld portables by trimming down and miniaturizing their original electronics. They’ve gone as far as squeezing a functional Nintendo Wii into an Altoids tin, but their latest creation turns the clunky Nintendo Virtual Boy into a slick handheld that…Read more...
Tags: Science, Computing, Nintendo, Virtual Reality, Modding, Nintendo DS, Virtual Boy, Video Game Consoles, Shank Mods, Handheld Game Consoles, Handheld Game Console, Technology Internet, 3d Console

You can’t afford to miss this incredible Dell gaming laptop deal

This fantastic Dell G5 gaming laptop is over $300 off right now but be quick. Stock is strictly limited.
Tags: Deals, Trends, Computing, Deal, Dell, Laptop Deals, Gaming Laptop Deals, Computing Deals, Dell 2021, Dell G5 15 gaming laptop

Recorded Future launches its new $20M Intelligence Fund for early-stage startups

Threat intelligence company Recorded Future is launching a $20 million fund for early-stage startups developing novel data intelligence tools. The Intelligence Fund will provide seed and Series A funding to startups that already have venture capital funding, Recorded Future says, as well as equip them with resources to help with the development and integration of intelligence applications in order to accelerate their go-to-market strategy.   Recorded Future, which provides customers with inform...
Tags: Google, Security, Startups, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Tech, Information Technology, Computing, Machine Learning, Dark Web, Startup Company, Crunchbase, Prediction, Michael Triplett, Managing Partner, Christopher Ahlberg