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This tech gear flew off the shelves on Cyber Monday

Data suggests online shoppers in the U.S. drained their bank accounts to the tune of $10.7 billion on Cyber Monday. So, what tech gear did buyers go for?.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsDec 1st, 2021

Microsoft to acquire Activision Blizzard in $68.7 billion deal

Microsoft on Tuesday announced plans to acquire Activision Blizzard in a blockbuster deal worth nearly $70 billion. It's one of the biggest acquisitions in the tech industry in recent years, one that will boost Microsoft's standing in the growing gam.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News18 hr. 53 min. ago

Pfizer CEO: Virus will be here for years but this may be last wave with restrictions

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla speaks during a ceremony in Thessaloniki, Greece, on October 12, 2021. (AP Photo/Giannis Papanikos, File)Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla said on Monday that while the "most likely scenario" is that the coronavirus will circulate for.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Winter storm whipping northeast US with snow, thunderstorms

A dangerous winter storm brought significant snowfall, strong thunderstorms and blustery winds to the northeastern U.S. on a holiday Monday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Shock waves, landslides may have caused "rare" volcano tsunami: experts

A rare volcano-triggered tsunami sparked by the eruption of Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai in Tonga could have been caused by shock waves or shifting underwater land, experts said Monday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Shifting ocean closures best way to protect animals from accidental catch

Accidentally trapping sharks, seabirds, marine mammals, sea turtles and other animals in fishing gear is one of the biggest barriers to making fisheries more sustainable around the world. Marine protected areas—sections of the ocean set aside to co.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Peru beaches suffer oil spill blamed on waves from Tonga volcanic eruption

Peruvian authorities sealed off three beaches Monday after they were hit by an oil spill blamed on freak waves caused by the volcanic eruption in Tonga......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Fourth Pfizer Dose Is Insufficient to Ward Off Omicron, Israeli Trial Suggests

A fourth dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine was insufficient to prevent infection with the omicron variant of Covid-19, according to preliminary data from a trial in Israel released Monday. Bloomberg reports: Two weeks after the start of the trial o.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

How to use wireless charging on your Samsung device

Many newer Samsung devices support wireless charging, including Phones, watches, and earbuds. Here's how to use wireless charging and Samsung's PowerShare tech......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

Parents of worker killed in tornado that hit Amazon facility are suing the company for wrongful death

The parents of Austin McEwen, one of the six victims killed after a tornado pummeled an Amazon warehouse in Edwardsville, Illinois, last month, said Monday during a press conference that they are suing Amazon over the alleged wrongful death of their.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

Google, Amazon, Meta and Microsoft Weave a Fiber-Optic Web of Power

To say that Big Tech controls the internet might seem like an exaggeration. Increasingly, in at least one sense, it's literally true. From a report: The internet can seem intangible, a post-physical environment where things like viral posts, virtual.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

Spain Moves To Rein in Crypto-asset Advertising

Spain moved on Monday to regulate rampant advertising of crypto assets, including by social media influencers, tasking the stock market supervisor with authorising mass campaigns and making sure investors are aware of risks. From a report: The rapid.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

Amazon drops plan to ban Visa credit cards in UK

Amazon said on Monday it would not stop accepting UK-issued Visa Inc credit cards on its British website later this month as it had proposed, adding that it was working with Visa to resolve a dispute over payment fees......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

5G’s big players make bold, exciting predictions for 2022

Digital Trends asked many of the big players in 5G tech to predict how it will change and influence our lives during 2022, and the responses are exciting......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

South prepares for weekend threat of debilitating snow, ice

Weather forecasters' predictions of debilitating snow and ice as far south as Georgia sent parts of the region into a tizzy Friday with shoppers scouring store shelves for storm supplies and road crews trying to prevent a repeat of past wintertime de.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

Nvidia"s AI-Powered Scaling Makes Old Games Look Better Without a Huge Performance Hit

Nvidia's latest game-ready driver includes a tool that could let you improve the image quality of games that your graphics card can easily run, alongside optimizations for the new God of War PC port. The Verge reports: The tech is called Deep Learnin.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

Powerful volcanic blast not the cause for 2018 Indonesian island collapse

The dramatic collapse of Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano in December 2018 resulted from long-term destabilising processes, and was not triggered by any distinct changes in the magmatic system that could have been detected by current monitoring tech.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

Ukraine says government websites hit by “massive cyber attack”

Kyiv has yet to assign blame for disruption to at least 70 sites. Enlarge / A Ukrainian Military Forces serviceman watches through a spyglass in a trench on the frontline with Russia-backed separatists near Avdiivka, southeastern Ukrai.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Startup successfully deploys compact and fuel-efficient satellite engine into space

Aliena, a tech spin-off from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore), has today deployed into space a nanosatellite fitted with a fuel-efficient engine it has developed. The nanosatellite was sent from the SpaceX Falcon 9's Transp.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Teen hacker gains remote control of over 20 Teslas

Nineteen-year-old IT security specialist David Columbo reported in a Twitter thread Monday and Tuesday that he gained complete control of over 25 Teslas in 13 countries without their owners knowing. He doesn’t want to disclose exactly how he did it.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Massive cyberattack hits Ukrainian government websites as West warns on Russia conflict

Image Credit: REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko/IllustrationA massive cyber attack warning Ukrainians to "be afraid and expect the worst" hit government websites  on Thursday night, leaving some websites inaccessible on Friday morning and prompting Kyiv.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022