Xiaomi chip program prepares for "long-term battle" following Oppo"s failure

Xiaomi, which started developing its own chips in 2014, has been low-key since 2018. In comparison to Oppo's recent official closure of its chip design business, Xiaomi's progress in self-developed chips offers a glimmer of hope for the industry as l.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekMay 26th, 2023

Roadblocks and speed limits: Geoscientists study Alaska"s Denali fault

The 1,200-mile-long Denali Fault stretches in an upward arc from southwestern Alaska and the Bering Sea eastward to western Canada's Yukon Territory and British Columbia. The long-lived and active strike-slip fault system, which slices through Denali.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 45 min. ago

It wasn"t a mistake -- Apple betas are now free

Apple has quietly updated its developer program with a free tier that includes access to developer betas, but we still can't recommend installing beta software.Developers only need a free Apple ID to access betasAnyone interested in testing beta rele.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

Apple announces new Mac Pro powered by M2 Ultra: PCI expansion, $6999 starting price

Apple today announced the new Mac Pro with Apple Silicon, powered by the brand new M2 Ultra chip. The chassis design of the machine appears to be the same as the 2019 Intel Mac Pro. The Mac Pro features eight Thunderbolt ports and six PCI slots for.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News2 hr. 44 min. ago

Study suggests long-lived tree species play greater role in generating genetic diversity

A study of the relationship between the growth rate of tropical trees and the frequency of genetic mutations they accumulate suggests that older, long-lived trees play a greater role in generating and maintaining genetic diversity than short-lived tr.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News3 hr. 12 min. ago

Not your average space explosion: Very long baseline array finds classical novae are anything but simple

While studying classical novae using the National Radio Astronomy Observatory's Very Long Baseline Array (VLBA), a graduate researcher uncovered evidence showing that the objects may have been erroneously typecast as simple. The new observations, whi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News3 hr. 12 min. ago

Precision nuclear physics in Indium-115 beta decay spectrum using cryogenic detectors

Certain isotopes such as Indium-115 (In-115) are extremely long lived, taking over 100 trillion years for half of the Indium atoms to decay away. These isotopes allow scientists to probe the precise internal processes that govern other extremely long.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News4 hr. 12 min. ago

Young children"s words predict reading ability—5 ways parents and caregivers can help grow them

Becoming a proficient reader holds endless possibilities for a child. These opportunties include long-term academic achievement and educational opportunities, daily life and eventual workplace success—and the magic of being transported to the world.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News5 hr. 12 min. ago

Climate change has a dramatic impact on the global water cycle, say researchers

For Christoph Schär, ETH Zurich's Professor of Climate and Water Cycle, "global warming" is not quite accurate when it comes to describing the driver of climate change. "A better term would be 'climate humidification,'" he explains. "Most of the sol.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News5 hr. 12 min. ago

Climate: Battle lines harden over how to slash CO2

Banish fossil fuels, capture their emissions, pull CO2 from thin air—diplomats in Bonn for UN-led climate talks agree there's too much planet-warming carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, but remain at loggerheads on the best way to reduce it......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News5 hr. 12 min. ago

How to horse in Diablo 4

It will take a long time before you can actually mount up after finding the first stable. Here's everything you need to do in order to get a mount in Diablo 4......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 13 min. ago

Gene therapy produces long-term contraception in female domestic cats

Currently there are no contraceptives capable of producing permanent sterilization in companion animals. Spaying, the surgical removal of the ovaries and uterus, is the most widely used strategy to control unwanted reproduction in female cats......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News8 hr. 13 min. ago

Where to watch Avatar: The Way of Water

James Cameron's Avatar: The Way of Water, the long-awaited sequel to 2009's Avatar, is now available to stream. Find out where to watch it......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 45 min. ago

LED chipmaker Ennostar remains cautious despite new orders for automotive applications

LED chip maker Ennostar remains cautious about its business prospects for 2023, despite increases in revenue from its automotive product line......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 13 min. ago

Apple enters the MR market by unveiling Vision Pro

During the annual WWDC, Apple unveiled the long-awaited MR headset Vision Pro, as well as the Mac series powered by Apple Silicon. The MR device marks a new venture for Apple's foray into a new sphere since the launch of the Apple Watch......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News20 hr. 45 min. ago

First developer betas for iOS 17, iPadOS 17, tvOS 17, watchOS 10, macOS Sonoma are out

Shortly after unveiling macOS Sonoma and various other updates, Apple wasted no time making its operating system's initial beta versions available to users.Apple releases new betasDevelopers enrolled in the program can access the latest builds by eit.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

Apple M2 Ultra: everything you need to know about Apple’s most powerful chip

The M2 Ultra is the most powerful iteration of Apple silicon. Here is everything you need to know about it......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

iPads, Apple Watch & Macs are all on sale for up to $250 off this week on Amazon

As Apple prepares for its WWDC 2023 rollout, Amazon is busy slashing prices on the gear you love. Shoppers can take home the Apple Watch Ultra at a nearly $100 discount or save $250 on an M2 MacBook Pro.Excellent deals are available on AmazonAddition.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

Apple Silicon Mac Pro debut finally ends transition away from Intel processors

At WWDC, Apple finally unveiled the long-anticipated Mac Pro, which marks the culmination of Apple Silicon integration in its lineup of Mac computers.While Apple has transitioned the rest of its product range to Apple Silicon, details about the New M.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

Apple Vision Pro headset will get its own App Store featuring apps for visionOS

Apple's Vision Pro headset will launch with its own App Store featuring apps created for the new visionOS platform.Just as with the iPad when it launched, Apple is including a dedicated App Store. That's much sooner than how long it took the Apple Wa.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

Maxed-out Apple Silicon Mac Pro costs 1/4 what a maxed Intel one did

Time has a way of humbling our demands for technological advances, and in 2019, a maxed-out Mac Pro would set you back $53,000. Today, Apple announced a long-awaited update to the pro-level desktop computer, with more impressive specs and a much more.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023