UK Airports Briefly Snarled By Border Force Software Outage

A software outage temporarily affected the U.K. Border Force's automated entry gates, slowing arrivals at airports across the country. From a report: Hubs in London Heathrow and Manchester reported issues before the Home Office said the problem was r.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotSep 24th, 2021

Google’s 3-year update promise for the Pixel 6 is disappointing but predictable

The Pixel 6 might be coming with a new Tensor chip, but Google isn't extending the software upgrade timeline past the current three-year mark......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News27 min. ago

PS5 System Software Update 21.02-04.03.00 Released By Sony

Sony has pushed out PS5 system software update 21.02-04.03.00. Download the latest PS5 firmware now. The post PS5 System Software Update 21.02-04.03.00 Released By Sony appeared first on PlayStation Universe. Sony Interactive Entertainment is l.....»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated News4 hr. 53 min. ago

Zoox will start testing its autonomous vehicles in Seattle

To improve the capabilities of Zoox's L3 autonomous vehicles (standard cars equipped with software and hardware for autonomous driving), the company will run tests in Seattle. Compared to the other test locations, Seattle's infrastructure and driving.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News4 hr. 53 min. ago

New Universal Force Tested by Blasting Neutrons through Crystal

A recent experiment has placed the best-yet limits on the strength of a long-sought fifth fundamental force -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News4 hr. 53 min. ago

‘Impossible’ Particle Adds a Piece to the Strong Force Puzzle

The unexpected discovery of the double-charm tetraquark gives physicists fresh insight into the strongest of nature’s fundamental forces......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News4 hr. 53 min. ago

New FCC Rules Could Force Wireless Carriers To Block Spam Texts

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Engadget: Under Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel, the Federal Communications Commission is seeking to create new rules targeting spam text messages. Like another recent proposed rulemaking from the agency.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 26 min. ago

Nokia G50 review: Buy for the battery and software, not 5G

The Nokia G50 may have 5G, but it also has better, more useful features to get excited about......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 26 min. ago

Foxconn begins transformation into software-defined EV automaker

Foxconn Technology (Hon Hai Precision Industry) continues to actively promote industry sectors related to electric vehicles (EV) in order to help it achieve its goal of EV output value reaching NT$1 trillion (US$35.9 billion) in five years......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News11 hr. 26 min. ago

Software Freedom Conservancy Sues Vizio for GPL Violations

Jeremy Allison - Sam writes: Software Freedom Conservancy, a non-profit organization that promotes open-source software and defends the free software General Public License (GPL), announced today it has filed a lawsuit against Vizio for what it calls.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News22 hr. 54 min. ago

Android 12 is out now, and it"s coming to Pixel phones first

Android 12 has been released alongside the new Pixel 6, allowing older Pixel phones to update to the software......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

Foxconn to promote localized EV production for regional markets

Foxconn Technology (Hon Hai) is well prepared to leverage its software and semiconductor prowess to turn out more EVs with high performance and intelligence in 2022/2023, and will move to promote localized production in different regions to strengthe.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

Leaked Beats Fit Pro: Are they the new Powerbeats Pro?

An internal version of Apple's iPhone software appears to have revealed the Beats Fit Pro, an unannounced set of workout-friendly true wireless earbuds......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

Apple"s 3rd-Generation AirPods Arrives Next Week With a New Design, Spatial Audio

At its Fall Mac event today, Apple announced the new third-generation AirPods, featuring a slightly revamped design with shorter stems and touch-based "force sensor" and support for spatial audio. Ars Technica reports: The new AirPods retain their us.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 18th, 2021

Defending against the threat of software supply chain attacks

Businesses must embrace a risk-informed approach if they want to protect themselves from malicious cyber attacks......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsOct 18th, 2021

Foxconn unveils latest EV development achievements at HHTD21

Three new EV models, developed by Foxconn Technology under its MIH open platform over the past year, as well as related software and hardware solutions take center stage at the Hon Hai Tech Day 2021 (HHTD21) that opens today, highlighting the pivotal.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 18th, 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

Russian Spacecraft"s Thrusters Tilt the International Space Station - Again

"Unplanned thruster firings by a Russian spacecraft briefly knocked the International Space Station off-kilter Friday, the second such incident in less than three months," reports The spacecraft involved today was the Soyuz MS-18, which i.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 16th, 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

Passengers couldn’t fly after NHS vaccine passport went offline

Outage lasted approximately 4 hours, causing issues with health app. Enlarge (credit: VOO QQQ) England's COVID Pass system went offline for hours on Wednesday, causing British travelers to remain stranded at airports. Some pas.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021

WhatsApp messages are being deleted by UK officials. Should that be allowed?

The UK government is facing a legal challenge to it stop from using WhatsApp "disappearing messages" and force it to keep complete records of government discussions......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsOct 13th, 2021