Nvidia is building a walled garden with DLSS — and it’s working

Over the past two years, Nvidia changed games not with ray tracing, but with DLSS. It's now enough of a reason to go with Team Green, even if it shouldn't be......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsOct 13th, 2021

Micron is building a $7B DRAM plant in Japan, will spend up to $150B for R&D over the next decade

Memory maker Micron Technology has announced plans to build a new manufacturing plant that will be located in the Hiroshima prefecture in western Japan. The new chip fab will produce advanced DRAM for the data center, as the company is shifting focus.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News3 hr. 53 min. ago

NZXT is offering 10 percent off its custom and pre-built PCs for a limited time

From now through 11:59 p.m. Pacific on October 20, NZXT’s computer building service can be utilized with a 10 percent discount. The service allows shoppers to configure a custom PC using NZXT’s online configuration tool that’s tailored to your.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News4 hr. 21 min. ago

Highlights of the day: Foxconn making ambitious moves for EV

Foxconn has been aggressive in expanding its presence in the EV sector, and it is looking to promote localized EV production in various regions to tap respective markets. Robust orders for HPC chips from AMD and Nvidia are expected to drive sales gro.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News13 hr. 21 min. ago

Molecular interfaces as building blocks for innovative sensors and data storage devices

Molecular interfaces formed between metals and molecular compounds have enormous potential as building blocks for future opto-electronics and spin-electronics devices. Transition metal phthalocyanine and porphyrin complexes are promising components f.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News20 hr. 53 min. ago

AI is helping to quantify enzyme activity

Without enzymes, an organism would not be able to survive. It is these biocatalysts that facilitate a whole range of chemical reactions, producing the building blocks of the cells. Enzymes are also used widely in biotechnology and in our households,.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

Fisher-Price Launches a Working Chatter Telephone For Adults

For its 60th anniversary, Fisher-Price announced a special edition Chatter telephone that can make and receive real phone calls. Engadget reports: Before you start planning on where to display it at your home, know that it doesn't work as a landline.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

Wasteful steel-and-glass buildings fuel global climate injustice, says climate expert

Architects, contractors, planners and construction clients must consider building projects from a moral standpoint based on their lifetime carbon impact, a leading design and climate expert has suggested......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

HPC chips to drive TSMC 2022 revenue growth

In addition to orders from Apple and MediaTek, orders for HPC processors from AMD and Nvidia will be another major driver for TSMC's revenue growth in 2022, according to supply chain sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

Anti-vaccine school in Florida tells kids to stay home if they COVID shot

The school, which also barred vaccinated teachers, pushes vaccine falsehoods. Enlarge / Centner Academy private school building is seen in Miami's Design District in Miami on April 27, 2021. (credit: Getty | CHANDAN KHANNA).....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 18th, 2021

Security Threat Analyst Accuses Microsoft of Hosting Malware on Office365"s OneDrive

Slashdot reader juul_advocate quotes ITWire: A British tech researcher, who quit working as a security threat analyst with Microsoft a few months back, has called on his former employer to act speedily to remove links to ransomware on its Office365.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 17th, 2021

All-Remote GitLab Valued at $15B in NASDAQ"s First-Ever Livestreamed IPO Day

"Long before the pandemic, software business GitLab operated fully remotely, building its developer tools without any physical office..." remembers Forbes. "The company went public on Thursday on Nasdaq under the ticker 'GTLB.' Priced at $77, share.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 16th, 2021

State-sponsored attackers infiltrate Play Store with fake VPN app

Google's Threat Analysis Group is working behind the scenes to keep 'high risk' users safe from cyber threats......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 16th, 2021

Using quantum Parrondo"s random walks for encryption

Assistant Professor Kang Hao Cheong and his research team from the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) have set out to apply concepts from quantum Parrondo's paradox in search of a working protocol for semiclassical encryption. In a.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 15th, 2021

Working to make measurements of plasma disruption mitigation methods more accurate

A team of fusion researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory used datasets from measurements on the Joint European Torus, or JET, tokamak to model an improved method for quantifying the amount of plasma-radiated power duri.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 15th, 2021

Microsoft might be building its own version of the Apple M1 chip for Surface

A recent job posting suggests that Microsoft could be developing its own M1 competitor for next-gen Surface devices, but it's too soon to say for sure......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 15th, 2021

Back 4 Blood’s card system explained

Check out our Back 4 Blood card system guide to help you get a grip on how cards work and which ones you should be on the lookout for when building your deck......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 15th, 2021

Building a cross-border dark matter experiment deep underground, during a pandemic

In the search for dark matter particles, a tabletop experiment in the heart of a Canadian mine might do the trick. The SENSEI collaboration uses skipper charged-couple devices, or CCDs, which are the most sensitive sensors of their kind, dreamt up de.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsOct 15th, 2021

US sees battery shortages by 2025

South Korean battery suppliers are expected to be the main suppliers for the US electric vehicle market until at least 2025, indicated industry sources. The US has begun building capacities to produce EV batteries locally, but given the long precedin.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 15th, 2021

Robots can improve agriculture, but old laws stand in the way

Agricultural robots are capable of working around the clock to help farmers produce food. However, laws and regulations are outdated and may, at worst, be slowing the development of new technologies, according to a new study by the University of Cope.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021

Why some business leaders oppose empowering workers, and why they should do it anyway

The pandemic has led to a sharp increase in the number of people working remotely and an increase in competition for skilled labor. It would seem like a golden opportunity for business leaders to empower their workforce in order to keep good employee.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 13th, 2021