Meta ordered to sell Giphy by UK antitrust authorities

Meta has been ordered to unwind its recent acquisition of Giphy by regulators worried about the deal's impact on competitors......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnNov 30th, 2021

Intel Wins Historic Court Fight Over EU Antitrust Fine

Intel won a historic victory in its court fight over a record 1.06 billion-euro ($1.2 billion) competition fine, in a landmark ruling that upends one of the European Union's most important antitrust cases. From a report: The EU General Court ruled on.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 32 min. ago

Meta"s Ill-Fated Cryptocurrency May Be Close To Dissolving

Diem, Meta's ill-fated cryptocurrency previously known as Libra, may never actually materialize. According to Bloomberg, the Diem Association is reportedly "weighing a sale of its assets as a way to return capital to its investor members." Engadget r.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News15 hr. 32 min. ago

Disney+ officially orders a new Percy Jackson series

After two years of development, a new adaptation of Percy Jackson and the Olympians has been ordered by Disney+, with production slated to begin this summer......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 26th, 2022

China Gives "Fight Club" New Ending Where Authorities Win

The first rule of Fight Club in China? Don't mention the original ending. The second rule of Fight Club in China? Change it so the police win. From a report: China has some of the world's most restrictive censorship rules with authorities only approv.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 25th, 2022

Meta’s new AI supercomputer will create the backbone for the metaverse

Meta has announced it’s building the ‘world’s fastest AI supercomputer’......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 25th, 2022

Meta is building a massive AI supercomputer for the metaverse

As it sits today, the system is comprised of 760 Nvidia DGX A100 systems (6,080 GPUs) linked using Nvidia Quantum 1600 Gb/s InfiniBand two-level Clos fabric that has no oversubscription......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 25th, 2022

New Meta and Nvidia supercomputer has terrifying potential

Meta (previously Facebook) has just announced that it's working on a supercomputer designed for AI research. The computer will learn from trillions of examples......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 25th, 2022

Meta poaches engineering manager from Apple Car project

Apple’s former Lead Engineering Program Manager for Autonomous Systems has left the company for a job at Meta......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 25th, 2022

Meta Unveils New AI Supercomputer

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Wall Street Journal: Meta said Monday that its research team built a new artificial intelligence supercomputer that the company maintains will soon be the fastest in the world. The supercomputer, the AI Re.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 24th, 2022

Apple Fined $5.6M After Dutch Dating App Antitrust Order

The Netherlands' competition authority has fined Apple $5.6 million for failing to comply with conditions in an order requiring it to allow local dating apps to make user of third party payment technology in their apps. From a report: The tech giant.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 24th, 2022

Meta is building an AI supercomputer

Facebook has long bet that artificial intelligence can help it with the difficult task of moderating posts from its billions of users. Now its parent company is taking a step that could move it closer to that elusive goal: building its first supercom.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsJan 24th, 2022

$130 Billion Wiped Off Crypto Markets in 24 Hours

The cryptocurrency market had around $130 billion wiped off its value over the last 24 hours as major digital coins continued their multi-day sell-off. From a report: Bitcoin was last down around 4% at $33,755.57, according to Coin Metrics, while Eth.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 24th, 2022

Catalyst turns three monomer mixtures into diblock dialternating terpolymers in a single step

A catalyst developed at KAUST could be the key to structural diversity in polymer materials and industrial-scale polymerizations involving multiple monomers. The catalyst transforms a mixture of three monomers into well-defined, ordered diblock terpo.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 24th, 2022

A French surgeon tried to sell Bataclan victim"s X-ray as an NFT

Orthopedic surgeon Emmanuel Masmejean, who works at Paris’ Georges Pompidou public hospital, was reportedly selling the X-ray in NFT form without the patient’s consent on OpenSea, writes the Mediapart website......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 24th, 2022

Bitcoin drops to six-month low as investors dump speculative assets

Cryptocurrencies tumble in wake of global stock sell-off, proposed Russian crypto ban. Enlarge (credit: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Bitcoin dropped to a six-month low on Saturday, extending a steep fall recorde.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 24th, 2022

The Legend of Zelda: Majora"s Mask is coming to Nintendo Switch Online in February

Majora’s Mask arrived in 2000 as the sixth game in the mainline Zelda series. It was the second title to utilize 3D graphics following The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, a brilliant game that managed to sell 2.5 million copies in the final 39 da.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2022

WhatsApp plans transfer of data between Android, iOS devices

 WhatsApp chat could now be transferred between Android and iOS devices after the Meta-owned messaging app  plans to roll out a new update. This was revealed by the found source code  of WhatsApp 22.74 Beta for iOS. However, the m.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2022

Antitrust bills targeting Apple gain traction in Senate as Ted Cruz reveals 40-minute phone call with Tim Cook

Today could mark a turning point for antitrust legislation in the United States, and Apple CEO Tim Cook is in full force lobbying against the legislation. As reported by CNBC, the Senate Judiciary Committee deliberated on the American Innovation and.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Apple TV+ orders Godzilla and Titans original live-action series

Apple’s streaming platform has ordered a new live-action series from the popular MonsterVerse franchise. The idea is to bring an original Godzilla and Titans show produced by Legendary Television to Apple TV+. more… The post Apple TV+ o.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

9to5Mac Happy Hour 365: Apple Headset news heats up, iPad Pro redesign details

Benjamin and Zac follow up with even more Apple headset rumors, discuss whether ProMotion will trickle down the iPhone lineup, new details about the 2022 iPad Pro redesign, and the App Store has a date with the Dutch authorities. Sponsored by New Re.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022