History of the Modern Graphics Processor, Part 5

In our last installment of the history of the modern graphics processor, we had reached a point where the market consisted of just three competitors: AMD, Intel, and Nvidia. However, in the following years, graphics processors became one of the large.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotFeb 23rd, 2021

Programmer Got a Minecraft Server Running On His Canon DSLR

linuxwrangler shares a report from PetaPixel: A programmer who goes by the name Turtius has managed to install and run a Minecraft server on a Canon SL2 DSLR camera. Turtius was working on reverse-engineering Canon's network processor when he decided.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 min. ago

5 Best Practices for Ensuring Good Data Hygiene

To gain success from a data-driven culture, the data you’re working with must be clean, making data hygiene an important part of gaining actionable insights. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News3 hr. 12 min. ago

Retracing the history of the mutation that gave rise to cancer decades later

Researchers reconstructed the evolutionary history of cancer cells in two patients, tracing the timeline of the mutation that causes the disease to a cell of origin. In a 63-year-old patient, it occurred at around age 19; in a 34-year-old patient, at.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News3 hr. 44 min. ago

Analyst: buying a high-end graphics card for mining would be "very foolish"

In JPR’s latest report on the PC market, it notes that “the pandemic has distorted all models and predictions as has the gold-rush in Ethereum.”.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News3 hr. 44 min. ago

Samsung"s ISOCELL 2.0 pushes mobile camera technology forward

ISOCELL 2.0 is a new approach that consists of two parts. First, Samsung replaced the metallic grid between color filters with a new material. Phase two, which is happening now, involves replacing the lower part of the new color filter barriers with.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News3 hr. 44 min. ago

High strength through hierarchy: Researchers develop new process for building ultralight materials

As light as possible and as strong as possible at the same time: These are the requirements for modern lightweight materials, such as those used in aircraft construction and the automotive industry. A research team from Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht (.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News4 hr. 12 min. ago

OnePlus rumored to be teaming up with MediaTek on the Nord 2 phone

OnePlus is rumored to follow up on the Nord with the Nord 2 this year, and a new report says the sequel will use a flagship-class Mediatek processor......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 44 min. ago

New Moto smartwatches will end the wait for more Snapdragon Wear 4100 models

A product-focused investor road map has surfaced, showing at least one new Moto smartwatch should launch soon with the Snapdragon Wear 4100 processor inside......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 44 min. ago

10 podcasts to listen to during Black History Month and beyond

Take a deep dive into racial disparity, adversity, empowerment, and Black history and culture with our pick of podcasts to listen to for Black History Month......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 44 min. ago

Cutting off stealthy interlopers: a framework for secure cyber-physical systems

Cyber-physical systems (CPS), which combine modern networking with physical actuators, can be vulnerable against hackers. Recently, researchers developed a new framework for CPSs that is resilient to a sophisticated kind of cyberattack. Unlike existi.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  sciencedailyRelated News8 hr. 12 min. ago

Square To Buy Jay-Z"s Music Service Tidal

Square has agreed to buy a majority stake in Tidal, the streaming music service led by rapper Jay-Z, as part of an effort to expand the company's suite of financial tools to musicians and emerging artists. From a report: Square will pay $297 million.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News11 hr. 12 min. ago

FedEx plans all-electric fleet by 2040

The move is part of an effort to become carbon neutral that same year, with the company planning to plow $2 billion into the global effort......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News12 hr. 12 min. ago

Nvidia RTX 3070 Laptop vs Desktop GPU Review

The graphics processors inside the two products shown below have the same name: RTX 3070. One is destined for desktop PCs, and the other is a gaming laptop. But they don't even get close to delivering the same performance. What's going on here? Is th.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News14 hr. 12 min. ago

Payfazz invests $30M in Xfers as the two Southeast Asian fintechs form Fazz Financial Group

Payfazz and Xfers, two startups that want to increase financial inclusion in Southeast Asia, announced today they have joined forces to create a new holding entity called Fazz Financial Group. As part of the deal, Payfazz, an agent-based financial se.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News16 hr. 44 min. ago

Indian state government website exposed COVID-19 lab test results

A security flaw in a website run by the government of West Bengal in India exposed the lab results of at least hundreds of thousands of residents, though likely millions, who took a COVID-19 test. The website is part of the West Bengal governmentR.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News18 hr. 12 min. ago

Someone put Apple"s M1 chip inside of an iMac

Luke Miani initially took apart his Intel-powered iMac to upgrade it to more modern parts, but he ended up bricking it instead. After lamenting about the lack of an M1-powered iMac, he decided to try to build it himself. The project itself is impress.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News22 hr. 12 min. ago

AMD Unveils New Radeon RX 6700 XT Midrange GPU To Take On GeForce RTX 3060 Ti

MojoKid writes: AMD announced a new member of its Radeon RX 6000 series graphics card line-up today, dubbed Radeon RX 6700 XT. Based on AMD's RDNA 2 GPU architecture, the Radeon RX 6700 XT targets high frame rate 1440p gaming at max image quality wit.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMar 4th, 2021

Halo: MCC fans free nameplate for Women’s History Month

Halo: The Master Chief Collection is adding a new nameplate for Women's History Month as part of Microsoft's wider celebration......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Watch AMD unveil the Radeon RX 6700 XT

After revealing the Zen 3-powered Ryzen 5000 processors at the first Where Gaming Begins event in October, AMD lifted the lid on the Radeon RX 6000 series graphics cards during a second presentation a few weeks later. Part three, announced last week,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Google promises to stop selling your browsing history to advertisers

Google announced on Wednesday that it would stop selling targeted ads based on your browsing history. The search giant has relied on data mainly gathered through third-party cookies to provide users with ads relevant to their tastes and interests. Ho.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021