Metroid Dread is a brand-new 2D Metroid coming this year

Metroid Dread was announced today during the Nintendo Direct presentation at E3, bringing the game back to its sidescrolling roots......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsJun 15th, 2021

How to watch the men’s and women’s Olympic basketball finals

The men's and women's basketball finals are approaching, and the competition is at an all-time high. Here is our guide to catch the finals this year......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 16 min. ago

Intel executive accidentally reveals that Thunderbolt 5 will achieve 80 Gbps thanks to new PAM-3 encoding

Thunderbolt 4 was made official last year with the debut of Intel's 11th-gen Core Tiger Lake CPUs, bringing a number of improvements in terms of security and display support, while keeping the same 40 Gbps bandwidth as Thunderbolt 3. However, a recen.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News7 hr. 43 min. ago

Apple"s new Magic Keyboard with Touch ID is now available for all (who own an M1 Mac)

When the M1 iMacs debuted earlier this year, I was less excited about the computer and more excited that it came with a Magic Keyboard equipped with a fingerprint scanner. I typically work with my MacBook Pro attached to a 40-inch monitor. I am unabl.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News7 hr. 43 min. ago

Lyft reaches adjusted profitability milestone despite continuing net losses

Today after the bell, U.S. ride-hailing company Lyft reported its second quarter financial performance. In aggregate the company’s performance was a rebound from the year-ago second quarter, which was heavily impacted by the onset of the COVID-.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 43 min. ago

Embodied AI, superintelligence and the master algorithm

In the next year and a half, we’re going to see increasing adoption of technologies, which will trigger a broader industry shift, much as Tesla triggered the transition to EVs. Chris Nicholson Contributor.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 43 min. ago

India’s BharatPe valued at $2.85 billion in Tiger Global-led $370 million funding

Indian fintech startup BharatPe has raised $370 million in a new round of financing as it looks to aggressively scale its business in the next two years. It’s the nineteenth Indian startup to become a unicorn this year (up from 11 last year) as.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 43 min. ago

Anonymous Snapchat-connected app Sendit surges with 3.5M installs after Snap suspends YOLO and LMK

In May of this year, Snap suspended two Snapchat-integrated apps that allowed users to send anonymous messages, Yolo and LMK, following a lawsuit filed on behalf of a mother whose son died by suicide after being bullied through messages on the apps f.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 43 min. ago

Edtech startup bina raises $1.4M to teach 4- to 12-year-olds, launch School-as-a-Service

With the pandemic wreaking havoc amongst early years education amid school lockdowns, it’s no wonder edtech startups have piled into the space. But it has also served to highlight the abysmal nature of early years teaching: Some 40 million teachers.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 43 min. ago

A docuseries on SpaceX’s first all-civilian rocket launch is coming to Netflix

Inspiration4 is getting its own documentary. Netflix said Tuesday it would be releasing a five-part series on the mission, its first documentary to cover an event “in near real-time,” in five parts in September. “Countdown: Inspiration4 Mis.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 43 min. ago

YouTube’s $100 million Shorts Fund to challenge TikTok goes live

YouTube earlier this year announced its plans to significantly invest in original creator content for its TikTok competitor, YouTube Shorts, with the introduction of a $100 million YouTube Shorts Fund. The fund will reward creators for their most en.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 43 min. ago

FandangoNOW and Vudu merge into a new streaming service with titles to rent, buy or stream free

Last year, movie ticketing and discovery business Fandango, a division of NBCUniversal, bought the on-demand video streaming service Vudu from Walmart, after the retailer had failed to capitalize on the service it had first acquired in 2010 for $100.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 43 min. ago

A Magnetic Helmet Shrunk a Deadly Tumor In World-First Test

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Engadget: As part of the latest neurological breakthrough, researchers used a helmet that generates a magnetic field to shrink a deadly tumor by a third. The 53-year-old patient who underwent the treatment ult.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 15 min. ago

Rust is the Most Loved Language For the 6th Year in a Row in Stack Overflow Study

RoccamOccam writes: For the sixth-year, Rust is the most loved language, while Python is the most wanted language for its fifth-year in Stack Overflow's 2021 survey of 80,000 developers. Read more of this story at Slashdot......»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 15 min. ago

After a COVID-free year, delta arrives in Wuhan, China

Delta is thought to have arrived in the country on a flight from Russia. Enlarge / Residents line up for nucleic acid testing of COVID-19 on August 3, 2021, in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. (credit: Getty ) After going a full year without any.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 16 min. ago

What the Google Pixel 6 and 6 Pro Tensor processor means for the 5a and Fold

Google's new Tensor processor is coming to the Pixel 6 and 6 Pro. There's plenty of reason to believe it'll come to the rumored Pixel 5a and Fold as well......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 44 min. ago

This mini graphics card by Colorful might be the most stylish GPU ever

The Chinese brand Colorful has released a new mini ITX graphics card, the iGame Mini RTX 3060. The card has one of the sleekest GPU designs ever made......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 44 min. ago

Experimental model of ovarian cancer shows effect of healthy cell arrangement in metastasis

Ovarian cancer devastates more than 20,000 women in the U.S. every year, due in part to its tendency to evade detection and present after metastatic spread. A key element to slowing metastasis is understanding the mechanisms of how tumor cells invade.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News12 hr. 15 min. ago

Genesis GV70 first drive: New money

Hyundai's luxury brand launches a fashion-forward small SUV......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 16 min. ago

Blizzard president ends 16-year tenure amid lawsuit fallout

Two recent Blizzard execs will serve as co-leads for the studio. Enlarge / Brack promoting World of Warcraft onstage at Blizzcon 2017. (credit: Blizzard) Blizzard President J. Allen Brack, who was recently named in a California state discrimin.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News14 hr. 44 min. ago

Trusted platform module security defeated in 30 minutes, no soldering required

Sometimes, locking down a laptop with the latest defenses isn't enough. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Let’s say you’re a large company that has just shipped an employee a brand-new replacement laptop. And let’s say it comes preconfigure.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News15 hr. 16 min. ago