The Apple Watch Series 7 will have a new design, report says

Some big features, like a blood sugar sensor, are at least a year away, though. Enlarge / The Apple Watch Series 6, which the new model discussed here would probably replace. (credit: Corey Gaskin) Like clockwork, Apple has released a new Appl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaJun 14th, 2021

Check out the new look for Paint and Photos in Windows 11

The pictures quietly appeared on the Unsplash Windows page (via Windows Latest), revealing the updated looks for Paint and Photos. Both match Windows 11's implementation of the Fluent Design language, which gives them a much more modern appearance......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News37 min. ago

Square To Buy "Buy Now, Pay Later" Giant Afterpay in $29 Billion Deal

In a blockbuster deal that rocks the fintech world, Square announced today that it is acquiring Australian buy now, pay later giant Afterpay in a $29 billion all-stock deal. From a report: The purchase price is based on the closing price of Square co.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 5 min. ago

Apple dominates as tablet shipments grow 4.2%, but sales are predicted to slow

According to analyst firm IDC, Apple shipped 12.9 million tablets in the second quarter of 2021, up 3.5% year-over-year. That lines up with CEO Tim Cook’s recent announcement that the iPad just experienced its most successful quarter in a decade......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

Industrial cybersecurity startup Nozomi Networks secures $100M in pre-IPO funding

Nozomi Networks, an industry cybersecurity startup that aims to shield critical infrastructure from cyberattacks, has raised $100 million in pre-IPO funding.  The Series D funding round was led by Triangle Peak Partners, and also includes investment.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

Finite State lands $30M Series B to help uncover security flaws in device firmware

Columbus, Ohio-based Finite State, a startup that provides supply chain security for connected devices and critical infrastructure, has raised $30M in Series B funding.  The funding lands amid increased focus on the less-secure elements in an organi.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

The latest Apple TV 4K just got a rare price cut at Amazon

Amazon is offering a rare discount on the second-generation Apple TV 4K. Here's your chance at savings when buying the latest version of Apple's streaming box......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 37 min. ago

Galaxy Watch 4 images leak, revealing the fruits of Samsung-Google collaboration

New live images of the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Classic has leaked, just a week out from launch, offering us our first glimpse of Samsung's OneUI watch interface......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 37 min. ago

Best cheap iPhone deals and sales for August 2021

Apple devices can get pricey, but don't despair: Here's an up-to-date list of the best iPhone deals available......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 37 min. ago

Taiwan DDI chip suppliers poised to enjoy strong 3Q21

Taiwan-based display driver IC (DDI) suppliers including Fitipower Integrated Technology, FocalTech Systems, Himax Technologies, Novatek Microelectronics, Raydium Semiconductor and Sitronix Technology are all poised to report brisk sales and profit r.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News6 hr. 37 min. ago

TSMC, Amkor to process IPD chips for new Apple devices

Apple is expected to significantly increase the adoption of IPD (integrated passive devices) for new iPhones and other iOS products, providing robust business opportunities for manufacturing partners TSMC and Amkor, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News6 hr. 37 min. ago

Highlights of the day: Apple to adopt more IPD chips

Apple is expected to adopt more integrated passive devices for its new products, boosting businesses at its manufacturing partners TSMC and Amkor. Macronix, reportedly a supplier for Nintendo's upcoming Switch console series, is stepping up shipments.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News6 hr. 37 min. ago

YMTC starts shipping 128-layer 3D NAND flash for China homegrown SSD

Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC) has kicked off mass production of 128-layer 3D NAND flash memory for a home-grown SSD series, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News10 hr. 5 min. ago

YouTube Bans Sky News Australia for One Week Over Misinformation

"YouTube has barred Sky News Australia from uploading new content for a week, saying it had breached rules on spreading Covid-19 misinformation," writes the BBC. Long-time Slashdot reader Hope Thelps shares their report: YouTube issued a "strike" u.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News20 hr. 5 min. ago

How to watch this month’s spectacular Perseid meteor shower

The Perseid meteor shower peaks in August, offering a potentially spectacular light show for skywatchers. Here's how to watch......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News21 hr. 5 min. ago

Watch NASA lift the Starliner spacecraft onto a rocket ahead of launch

Watch NASA lift Boeing's Starliner spacecraft onto a ULA rocket at Cape Canaveral ahead of Tuesday's highly anticipated test flight......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 37 min. ago

Big tech companies are at war with employees over remote work

CEOs want workers back at their desks. Employees and the virus have other plans. Enlarge / Apple offices in northern California. (credit: Apple) All across the United States, the leaders at large tech companies like Apple, Google, and Facebook.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Best cheap Garmin watch deals for August 2021

Garmin makes some of the best fitness wearables, and we can help you find the right one at the right price with this roundup of the best Garmin watch deals......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

UK Pharmaceutical Firm Fined For Hiking Drug Price 6,000%

Slashdot reader Bruce66423 shares a report from the Guardian: The UK's competition watchdog has imposed fines of more than £100m on the pharmaceutical company Advanz and its former private equity owners after it was found to have inflated the p.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

How to watch Boeing’s Starliner test flight to ISS on Tuesday

NASA is gearing up for a crucial test flight of Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft. Here's how to watch the launch on Tuesday, August 3......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Best cheap Samsung Galaxy Watch deals for August 2021

If you want the best smart wearable that's not an Apple Watch, check out the best Samsung Galaxy Watch deals......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021