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Following expert advice, FDA authorizes boosters for people 65+, high risk

Advisors for the CDC will meet Thursday to set guidance on use of boosters. Enlarge / The Food and Drug Administration headquarters in White Oak, Maryland. (credit: Getty | Congressional Quarterly) The US Food and Drug Administration late Wedn.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaSep 23rd, 2021

ISPs Want More Money Because So Many People Are Streaming Squid Game

ISPs around the world claim the unprecedented bandwidth demands Netflix's Squid Game is placing on their broadband networks means they should be getting more money. From a report: But experts say that's not how telecom networks work, suggesting that.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News6 hr. 49 min. ago

Bitcoin"s Price Crashed 87% On Binance.US Thanks To a Bug

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: Bitcoin is on a tear, reaching an all time high price of $67,000 for 1 BTC on Wednesday, buoyed by a series of approvals for Bitcoin futures funds on the stock market. But on one major U.S. exchan.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News6 hr. 49 min. ago

The new 16-inch MacBook Pro maximizes performance under heavy workloads

Apple confirmed that the 16-inch MacBook Pro with the new M1 Max chip will be able to run High Power Mode. This optimizes performance during intense workloads......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News9 hr. 50 min. ago

Discovery of ancient Peruvian burial tombs sheds new light on Wari culture

A team of archeologists in northern Peru discovered the remains of 29 people, including three children, that could help experts rewrite the history of the pre-Incan Wari civilization, the lead researcher said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News12 hr. 17 min. ago

The climate project that changed how we understand extreme weather

When a handful of scientists tried to publish rapid research into the role of climate change in record rainfall that lashed Britain in 2015, they were told their high-speed approach was "not science"......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News12 hr. 17 min. ago

Business composability: Mastering the risk of accelerating change and creating new business value

Enterprises must embrace business composability to thrive through disruption in 2022 and beyond, according to Gartner’s survey of CIOs and technology executives. Business composability is the mindset, technologies, and set of operating capabilities.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News12 hr. 49 min. ago

New infosec products of the week: October 22, 2021

Here’s a look at the most interesting product releases from the past week, featuring releases from SecLytics, SecurID, Splunk, ThreatConnect and ZeroFox. ThreatConnect launches Risk Quantifier 6.0 to bring cyber risk quantification for businesses T.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News12 hr. 49 min. ago

"High Power Mode" coming to 16-inch MacBook Pro with M1 Max, Apple confirms

Apple has confirmed that 16-inch MacBook Pro models equipped with an M1 Max chip will feature a "High Power Mode" that is expected to temporarily increase performance.Credit: AppleRumors of a "High Power Mode" first surfaced in late September, when c.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News12 hr. 49 min. ago

REvil ransomware group that targeted Apple supplier gets hacked, taken offline

REvil, the ransomware group responsible for a string of high-profile hacks including that of Apple supplier Quanta, was this week hacked by a cohort of government actors in an operation that hobbled the entity's online presence.Citing sources familia.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News12 hr. 49 min. ago

Apple"s iPod was one of the biggest risks the company ever took

Tony Fadell says that the iconic iPod was a giant risk for Apple to take, but Steve Jobs had promised that Apple would "go the distance" on the product's lineup and future.Credit: AppleAhead of the 20th anniversary of the iPod's unveiling by Jobs on.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News12 hr. 49 min. ago

Experiences in prison reduce perceptions of corrections officers" fairness, regardless of time served

Numerous studies have examined the coercive nature of prisons, but few have considered the role of in-prison experiences (e.g., confinement in restrictive housing) and time served in prison in incarcerated people's perceptions of corrections officers.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News13 hr. 17 min. ago

More than 100,000 people have had their eyes scanned for free cryptocurrency

Worldcoin reveals "orb" scanner, aims to distribute cryptocurrency to 1 billion people. Enlarge / People in Chile with Worldcoin's "Orb" iris scanner. (credit: Worldcoin) More than 100,000 people have had their eyes scanned in.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News14 hr. 50 min. ago

Apple"s Safari Browser Runs the Risk of Becoming the New Internet Explorer -- Holding the Web Back for everyone

Scott Gilbertson, writing for The Register: The legacy of Internet Explorer 6 haunts web developer nightmares to this day. Microsoft's browser of yore made their lives miserable and it's only slightly hyperbolic to say it very nearly destroyed the en.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News16 hr. 49 min. ago

New 16-Inch MacBook Pro With M1 Max to Feature "High Power Mode" for Intensive Workloads

The new 16-inch MacBook Pro with the M1 Max Apple Silicon chip will feature a new High Power Mode for intensive, sustained workloads, according to Apple. MacRumors reports: This new setting is the opposite of "Low Power Mode," which aims to decrease.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 17 min. ago

Scientists uncover the genetic pathway that colors bumble bee stripes

While most people in the U.S. may think of bumble bees as the standard yellow and black variety, there are an estimated 260 bee species that sport about 400 different color patterns. One reason many people associate bumble bees with distinct colors i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 49 min. ago

Apple may extend miniLED backlighting to MacBook Air in 2022

Apple is showing its preference for miniLED backlighting for high-end notebooks and tablets, and Apple is likely to adopt such backlighting for 13.3-inch MacBook Air to be launched in 2022, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

A comprehensive rental platform that greatly reduces operating costs of rental management companies

Southeast Asia, which has been experiencing rapid economic growth in recent years, has become a popular real estate investment target for foreign investors. With the high housing prices of today and changes to personal finance concepts, the number of.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

You can now download AMD"s fix for Windows 11 performance, Microsoft"s fix is also available

Windows 11 is off to a rocky start, but Microsoft and its hardware partners have been quick to work on solving the biggest problems with the launch build. For people with AMD-based systems, that included a set of bugs that led to a performance regres.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

You can now download AMD"s fix for Windows 11 performance, Microsoft"s fix is also coming

Windows 11 is off to a rocky start, but Microsoft and its hardware partners have been quick to work on solving the biggest problems with the launch build. For people with AMD-based systems, that included a set of bugs that led to a performance regres.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

You can now download AMD"s fix for Windows 11 performance bugs; Microsoft fix also incoming

Windows 11 is off to a rocky start, but Microsoft and its hardware partners have been quick to work on solving the biggest problems with the launch build. For people with AMD-based systems, that included a set of bugs that led to a performance regres.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021