Microsoft Edge "Performance Mode" Takes the Load Off Your CPU and RAM, Saves Battery

An anonymous reader quotes a report from 9to5Google: The latest addition coming to Microsoft Edge is "performance mode." Rolling out first to the Canary channel, "performance mode" in Microsoft Edge is designed to improve how the browser uses the res.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotApr 19th, 2021

Winning gene combination takes all

Researchers have traced the remaining last steps of the biological pathway that gives oats resistance to the deadly crop disease take-all......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 16 min. ago

Microsoft scraps its next-gen Windows 10X OS to focus on Windows 10 in 2021

Microsoft's lightweight Windows 10X operating system is not coming in 2021, as the company reportedly wants to focus on regular Windows 10 instead......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 17 min. ago

Microsoft Shelves Windows 10X, It is not Shipping in 2021

In late 2019, Microsoft announced Windows 10X, a new flavor of Windows 10 designed for dual-screen PCs. Windows 10X, Microsoft said at the time, will power dual-screen PCs from Asus, Dell, HP, Lenovo, and of course Microsoft. But it appears Microsoft.....»»

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

Microsoft is finally updating its 26-year-old icons from Windows 95

Microsoft is giving Windows 10 a fresh coat of paint. But it's not just getting a touch-up — Microsoft is doing all the fine details, getting under the switch plates and sanding the molding......»»

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

Radeon drivers improve Resident Evil Village 4K performance

AMD's latest Radeon Adrenalin graphics driver 21.5.1 improves Resident Evil Village performance and fixes issues in a number of titles including Disco Elysium, Moonlight Blade and more......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News20 hr. 16 min. ago

Microsoft Is Finally Ditching Its Windows 95-Era Icons

Microsoft is now planning to refresh the Windows 95-era icons you still sometimes come across in Windows 10. The Verge reports: Windows Latest has spotted new icons for the hibernation mode, networking, memory, floppy drives, and much more as part of.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Microsoft Bing opens Content Submission API as beta

This now only helps expedite indexing but also bypassing crawling, reducing server resources necessary for being indexed by Microsoft Bing. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article......»»

Category: internetSource:  searchenginelandRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Achronix to Participate in Oppenheimer Emerging Growth Conference on May 12, 2021

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Achronix Semiconductor Corporation, a leader in high-performance field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) and embedded FPGA (eFPGA) IP, today announced that President and CEO, Robert Blake, and CFO, Mark.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

With new fonts and icons, Windows 10 will soon finally fresh design

On the same day that new system icons Windows 10 were spotted Microsoft detailed a new font that it is now planning to roll out......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

800 new emoji coming to Microsoft Teams, including a skin tone picker

Microsoft is giving you more ways to express yourself in Microsoft Teams with a new expanded emoji picker that's in public preview......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

How the USPS uses Nvidia GPUs and A.I. to track missing mail

You've got mail! But where is it? The USPS is leaning on A.I. at the edge and GPU-accelerated computing to help track and locate missing mail and packages......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

World’s first 2nm chip could quadruple battery life with a quarter of the energy

IBM unveiled the world's first 2nm chip, marking a breakthrough in the semiconductor industry. The new design will deliver more power with less energy......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

IBM Introduces the World’s First 2-nm Node Chip

New chip milestone offers greater efficiency and performance IBM has become the first in the world to introduce a 2-nanometer (nm) node chip. IBM claims this new chip will improve performance by 45 percent using the same amount of power, o.....»»

Category: Source:  ieeeRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

IBM"s new 2nm design can pack over 50 billion transistors onto a chip the size of a fingernail

IBM predicts that smartphones based on the new chip technology could have up to four times more battery life compared to 7nm-based handsets. Laptops with 2nm chips could better perform tasks like language translation while self-driving vehicles could.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

IBM 2nm chip breakthrough claims more power with less energy

Next-gen processor tech gives more performance with less energy use, IBM claims......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Juniper takes SASE security control to the cloud

Juniper Networks has laid a key part of its Secure Access Services Edge (SASE) foundation with a cloud-based security-control service that provides a central way to control and protect on-premises or cloud-based enterprise resources.Called Securit.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Why Application Performance Monitoring Matters to Small Businesses

Application performance monitoring tools can identify and alert your IT staff to app slowdowns that affect user experience......»»

Category: itSource:  smallbusinesscomputingRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Microsoft exec confirms Xbox consoles have never been profitable

Epic's lawyer Wes Earnhardt questioned Wright about the Xbox ecosystem and whether it made a profit through hardware sales. "How much margin does Microsoft earn on the sale on the Xbox consoles?" he asked. "We don't. We sell the consoles at a loss,".....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

This month"s cumulative update for Windows 10 is a must if you"re seeing random high CPU usage

Windows 10 is now installed on over 1.3 billion devices, after adding 300 million monthly active users over the last 12 months. As with any operating system that's so widely used, Microsoft is constantly working to add more functionality and improve.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Windows 10"s Sun Valley update revamps icons used since Windows 95

Windows Latest spotted the revamp in the latest preview builds of Sun Valley, which is set to land in October or November. In addition to adding new icons for File Explorer and other apps, Microsoft is updating the icons inside the Shell32.DLL......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021