Spider-Man Comic Page Sells for Record $3.36M Bidding

A single page of artwork from a 1984 Spider-Man comic book sold at auction Thursday for a record $3.36 million. From a report: Mike Zeck's artwork for page 25 from Marvel Comics' "Secret Wars No. 8" brings the first appearance of Spidey's black suit......»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJan 14th, 2022

Bitcoin Extends Slide, Has Fallen More Than 50% From Record High

 Bitcoin, the largest digital asset, extended its decline Saturday, and has now shed more than 50% from its record high in November.Bitcoin’s decline since hitting the record has wiped out more than $600 billion in market value, and over $1 tr.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News9 hr. 26 min. ago

Annihilation Director Is Making a Movie About a Near Future American Civil War Starring Kirsten Dunst

Annihilation writer and director Alex Garland is teaming up with A24 to make Civil War, a film about a near future American civil war that stars The Power of Dog and Spider-Man's Kirsten Dunst.Annihilation writer and director Alex Garland is teaming.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News15 hr. 26 min. ago

Louie Anderson, Veteran Comic And Family Feud Host, Dies at 68

Comedian Louie Anderson, known for his roles in Baskets and Life With Louie, has died at the age of 68.Louie Anderson, a comedian, and three-time Emmy Award winner, has died from complications with cancer. He was 68.Deadline confirmed with his public.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News20 hr. 26 min. ago

Create your own manga or comic book with this discounted digital art bundle

TL;DR: The 2022 Premium School of Digital Art Bundle is on sale for £25.71, saving you 98% on list price.You don't have to monetise all of your hobbies, but if you can, it's even better. If you've always dreamed about a career in art, whether t.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 26 min. ago

IBM Sells Some Watson Health Assets for More Than $1 Billion

IBM agreed to sell part of its IBM Watson Health business to private equity firm Francisco Partners, scaling back the technology company's once-lofty ambitions in health care. From a report: The value of the assets being sold, which include extensive.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

How to record phone calls on your iPhone

Are you wondering how to record calls on your iPhone? It isn't as easy as you might think. Here are some great apps and services that can help get the job done......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Dinosaur food and Hiroshima bomb survivors: Maidenhair trees are "living fossils"

Most of us are captivated by the thought of a "living fossil," which is any organism that appeared millions of years ago in the fossil record and survives today, relatively unchanged......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Physicists have created “everlasting bubbles”

One gas bubble lasted for a whopping 465 days, a world record for this type of object. The shell of a water/glycerol gas marble (bubble) remains liquid and spherical even after 101 days, and it reacts as a liquid film when punctured. T.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Download OBS Studio to record, stream, and screencasting for free

OBS Studio provides real-time capture, encoding, and broadcasting for YouTube, Twitch, Instagram and more. It is free software available for Windows, macOS and Linux......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Sony responds to Microsoft"s acquisition of Activision Blizzard

In a statement to the Wall Street Journal, Sony said it expects Microsoft to ensure Activision games are multiplatform, as per contractual agreements. The record-breaking acquisition by Sony’s chief rival in the console space already lopped $20 bil.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Wistron 4Q21 net profit hits record

ODM Wistron has reported consolidated revenues of NT$263.452 billion (US$9.5 billion), gross margin of 5.87%, operating profit of NT$5.503 billion, net profit of NT$5.363 billion, and net EPS of NT$1.93 for the fourth quarter of 2021, with the net pr.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Red Cross Begs Hackers Not To Leak Data of "Highly Vulnerable People"

The Red Cross has disclosed that it was the victim of a cyber attack and has asked the hackers who broke into the IT network of one of its contractors not to leak the personal information of more than 515,000 of "highly vulnerable people." The Record.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Apple confirms it is ramping up efforts to get more iOS 14 users to update to iOS 15 [U]

Update: Apple reached out and pointed out a support page from September 2021 saying the company intended to offer “important security updates” for iOS and iPadOS 14 users for “a period of time.” Last week, 9to5Mac reported th.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Apple says it never intended iOS 14 security updates to last forever [Updated]

Op-ed: Once again, Apple's lack of transparency causes security headaches. Enlarge / Apple has stopped providing security updates to iOS 14. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) Update, 3:30pm: Apple has pointed us a support page, pu.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Blindfolded Sekiro speedrunner has Elden Ring in his sights

For his next feat, speedrunner Mitchriz is planning on becoming the world record holder in Elden Ring......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

2021 was one of the seven warmest years on record

2021 was one of the seven warmest years on record, according to six leading international datasets consolidated by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), despite average global temperatures being temporarily cooled by successive La Niña events.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

TSMC bold capex challenging Samsung foundry biz

TSMC has outlined plans to spend a record US$40-44 billion in capital expenditure for 2022, which could further strengthen its lead as the world's largest logic IC foundry, according to Korea's local media......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Research produces record levels of strain in single-crystal silicon

University of Surrey researchers have developed a single-step procedure to put single-crystal silicon under more strain than has been achieved before. The discovery, which has a patent pending, could be crucial to the future development of silicon ph.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

ExxonMobil targets "net zero" emissions at operations by 2050

ExxonMobil pledged Tuesday to reach "net zero" greenhouse gas emissions in its operations by 2050, but stopped short of extending the promise to products it sells throughout the global economy......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Microsoft set to purchase Activision Blizzard in $68.7 billion deal [Updated]

Industry-shaking purchase could grow Xbox's sizable slate of exclusive franchises. Enlarge Microsoft announced plans on Tuesday morning to purchase gaming mega-publisher Activision Blizzard for a record-setting $68.7 billio.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022