Meta is saving millions of dollars thanks to this clever memory hack

Transparent memory offloading (TMO) saves up to almost a third of memory per server......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagJun 23rd, 2022

Technoblade, Minecraft YouTuber watched by millions, dead at 23

Minecraft YouTuber Technoblade has died at the age of 23 following a year-long battle with cancer, his family announced Friday......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Best home internet deals for July 2022: AT&T, Spectrum, Optimum and more

Spend a little time to nail down the right internet service provider for you. These internet deals and bundles from top ISPs will have you enjoying faster network speeds (and saving some money) in no time......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Meta slashes hiring plans, girds for "fierce" headwinds

Facebook-owner Meta Platforms Inc (META) has cut plans to hire engineers by at least 30% this year, CEO Mark Zuckerberg told employees on Thursday, as he warned them to brace for a deep economic downturn......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

The Secrets of Covid ‘Brain Fog’ Are Starting to Lift

Scientists are getting closer to understanding the neurology behind the memory problems and cognitive fuzziness that an infection can trigger......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Horseshoe crabs: "Living fossils" vital for vaccine safety

On a bright moonlit night, a team of scientists and volunteers head out to a protected beach along the Delaware Bay to survey horseshoe crabs that spawn in their millions along the US East Coast from late spring to early summer......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Micron warns of demand weakness

End demand weakness in consumer markets, including PC and smartphones, has dragged down significantly the global memory industry bit demand, according to Sanjay Mehrotra, CEO of Micron Technology. And despite the still-strong datacenter end demand, M.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Microsoft Exchange servers worldwide hit by stealthy new backdoor

SessionManager scours memory for passwords, does recon, and installs new tools. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Researchers have identified stealthy new malware that threat actors have been using for the past 15 months to backd.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Smart earbud will measure how astronauts sleep

Sleep is important for our health and well-being, and bad sleep can negatively impact our attention span, memory, decision-making skills, creativity and judgment......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

The art of getting DNA out of decades-old pickled snakes

Two levels underground, Chicago's Field Museum has a secret bunker. The sub-basement Collections Resource Center houses millions of biological specimens for scientists around the world to use in their research, including countless bottles and jars co.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Memory chip price drops widen

Spot market prices for DRAM and NAND flash memory chips have started falling rapidly since late June, as downstream module and device companies offload their excess inventories, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Meta sparks anger by charging for VR apps

Facebook parent faces backlash from developers, accusations of "hypocrisy" over VR store terms. Enlarge (credit: Justin Sullivan | Getty Images) Meta is facing a growing backlash for the charges imposed on apps created for it.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 29th, 2022

Facebook’s redesign of Groups borrows from a popular, younger rival

Meta is testing a few new UI changes to Facebook Groups and adding a new 'channels' feature as well......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 29th, 2022

VR apps: Developers compare Meta to Apple, accuse it of hypocrisy

Developers working on VR apps for Meta’s headsets have accused the Facebook owner of hypocrisy over commissions. They say company founder Mark Zuckerberg described Apple’s 15-30% commissions as “monopoly rents,” yet Meta will take the exact.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJun 29th, 2022

Meta pushing Facebook Groups with new organization and discovery features

In an update today, Meta is introducing new ways to organize and quickly access Facebook Groups. These features help admins and members stay on top of their community engagements. more… The post Meta pushing Facebook Groups with new organization.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJun 28th, 2022

Natural gas used in homes contains hazardous air pollutants, shows Boston-area study

Every day, millions of Americans rely on natural gas to power appliances such as kitchen stoves, furnaces, and water heaters, but until now very little data existed on the chemical makeup of the gas once it reaches consumers. .....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 28th, 2022

Hate sites are using the wider abortion argument to spread racism and extremism

White supremacists are using the debate around women's reproductive rights to promote racist and extremist agendas, finds a new study released today, following news on Friday that millions of women in the US will lose the constitutional right to abor.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 28th, 2022

In non-volatile memory technologies, 2D materials may drive a major leap forward

Non-volatile memories—which are able to retain information even when power is removed—are largely employed in computers, tablets, pen drives and many other electronic devices. Among the various existing technologies, magnetoresistive random-acces.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 27th, 2022

Korean backend tools vendors land big orders from Samsung

Samsung Electronics is investing big in the production of new-generation memory products such as DDR5 and PCIe 5.0 SSDs, benefiting Korea-based backend process equipment suppliers including Exicon and DI, according to Theelec......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 27th, 2022

Facebook Agrees To Massive Settlement For Data Privacy Class Action Lawsuit

Here's an announcement from lawfirm DiCello Levitt Gutzler. This week a U.S. District court "granted preliminary approval of a $90 million settlement" with Facebook's parent company, Meta Platforms, "to resolve a long-running class action accusing Fa.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 27th, 2022

Meta wants the virtual landscape to sound like real life

Meta is working alongside researchers to bring realistic audio to the metaverse......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJun 25th, 2022