Web Inventor Berners-Lee To Auction Original Code as NFT

Sir Tim Berners-Lee is auctioning his original source code for the web in the form of a "non-fungible token," as digital collectibles continue to fetch millions of dollars despite the recent sell-off in cryptocurrencies. From a report: The auction at.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJun 15th, 2021

Upcoming AMD CPU with RDNA1 graphics may be coming, spotted in Linux code

The graphics driver patches as reported by Phoronix on Friday appear to be referring to a processor with graphics codenamed "Cyan Sailfish." The APU might be targeted for consumer or embedded applications, although the usage of the first-generation R.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News22 hr. 3 min. ago

Best cheap Samsung Galaxy Tab deals for August 2021

To save you time and cash, we've combed the web to bring you the best Samsung Galaxy Tab deals right now,.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Free Software Foundation Will Fund Papers on Issues Around Microsoft"s "GitHub Copilot"

GitHub's new "Copilot" tool (created by Microsoft and OpenAI) shares the autocompletion suggestions of an AI trained on code repositories. But can that violate the original coder's license? Now the Free Software Foundation (FSF) is calling for a clos.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Review: The Green Knight weaves a compelling coming-of-age fantasy quest

David Lowery's atmospheric film is as richly textured and layered as the original poem. Enlarge / Dev Patel stars as Gawain—nephew to King Arthur and an aspiring knight—in The Green Knight, filmmaker David Lowery's mesmerizing adaptation of.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Steve Jobs" 1973 application sold for $300,000 more in physical form than its NFT version

The single-page application for an unspecified position from the former Apple CEO went up for auction for the fourth time last week. It previously raised $18,750 in 2017, $174,757 in 2018, and $222,400 last March. On this occasion, both a physical an.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Before becoming the web"s video juggernaut, what was the plan for YouTube?

A P2P platform for video sharing, a dating service, or a web-based movie theater for indie films?.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

The best QR code scanning apps for Android or iOS

QR codes are links that can be scanned using various smartphone apps. You'll find the six best apps for scanning QR codes for Android and iOS listed here......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Weight Lifting, an Original Olympic Sport, May Be Dropped

Weight lifting was one of just nine sports at the first Olympics in 1896, but its days on the summer program may be numbered. From a report: After decades of rampant doping, bribery, vote-rigging and corruption at weight lifting's highest levels, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Horizon Blockchain Games raises $4.5M for its NFT trading card game and wallet

Horizon Blockchain Games is — as the name implies — a company building games on the blockchain, along with tools to help others do the same. The company announced today that it has raised another $4.5M, bringing its total raised to a little over.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Best cheap Microsoft Surface Pro deals for August 2021

We’ve scoured the web to bring you this list of the best Surface Pro deals and bundles available right here......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Steve Jobs’ 1973 job application auctions for record amount

In its fourth auction in four years, a job application filled out by the late Apple boss Steve Jobs has sold for a record amount......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Kotick apologizes for “tone deaf” response, promises action following lawsuit [Updated]

Activision Blizzard will remove "inappropriate" in-game content among other moves. Enlarge / Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick. (credit: Flickr / bobby-kotick) Original story 10:45 am EDT: Ahead of Wednesday's planned "Walkout for Equality".....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

What’s new on Peacock in August 2021

Here's what's new on Peacock in August 2021. You'll find the premiere of the original series Hart to Heart, as well as Olympics coverage and more......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

Are refurbished laptop deals worth the money?

Considering buying a refurbished laptop? You can save big with this Dell coupon code right now and we explain why the deal is so good......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

20 weird things you forgot about the original "Twin Peaks" - CNET

"Twin Peaks" returns for its decades-late third season in May, so it's time to look back at all the quirky happenings from the original television series......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  cnetRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

The Long-Term Impacts of Ongoing Technical Debt

Technical debt's repercussions can reverberate throughout a business, creating long-term issues. And let's be clear: we're not just talking about code here. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

Daily Crunch: No-code startup Bubble pops with $100 million Series A round

Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single package. To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

Replace a Web API Response with a Custom JSON

Language: .NET, Expertise: Advanced - Learn how to get the Web API to return custom JSON......»»

Category: dotnetSource:  devxRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

Everything we know so far about Ghostbusters: Afterlife

Ghostbusters: Afterlife continues the franchise that began in 1984, bringing back some members of the original cast, as well as the film's iconic car, Ecto-1......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 27th, 2021

Apple patches nasty vulnerability impacting iPhones, iPads and Macs

The updates – iOS 14.7.1, iPadOS 14.7.1 and macOS Big Sur 11.5.1 – all involve CVE-2021-30807, which can allow an application to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges. Apple said it is aware of a report that the exploit has been actively.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJul 27th, 2021