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Tinder dates can soon be secured with a backgound check

Wednesday  00:15,   17 march 2021

The parent company of the largest dating platforms wants to work with a non-profit organization for this purpose. © Pixel-Shot / Shutterstock.com Women in particular should be protected by the new service. The Match Group, the group behind dating... >>>

iPhone 12 Mini: Apple massively overestimated interest in small model

Friday  13:05,   12 march 2021

Apple massively overestimated interest in its smallest iPhone 12 model. According to reports from supplier circles, the company is reducing production of the iPhone 12 Mini by 70 percent. © Apple iPhone 12 Mini. With the iPhone 12 Mini (test) ,... >>>

Alibaba could get a record fine in China

Friday  10:50,   12 march 2021

© Sopa Images / Getty Images Alibaba could get a record fine in China In the sights of Chinese authorities, billionaire Jack Ma's group could be fined more than $ 975 million, the sum paid by Qualcomm in 2015. For Jack Ma and his e-commerce group,... >>>

Nvidia and Harvard revolutionize genome analysis with KI

Tuesday  15:56,   09 march 2021

What a conventional system with 32 cores previously needed about 15 hours for, should now be possible in 30 minutes. © PopTika / Shutterstock A new method combined with Nvidia technology helps with genome identification. Atacworks is the name of... >>>

Snapdragon Sound: Qualcomm wants to offer the finest sound without cables

Thursday  20:55,   04 march 2021

Qualcomm has introduced an audio system called "Snapdragon Sound" that consists of coordinated hardware and software modules. The goal: optimal sound without cables. © Source: Qualcomm Qualcomm introduces Snapdragon Sound. With the new Snapdragon... >>>

SpaceX: a billionaire will offer 8 tickets to come with him in space

Wednesday  09:12,   03 march 2021

© spacex.com SpaceX: a billionaire will offer 8 tickets to come with him in space The Japanese Yusaku Maezawa was the first customer to book a trip with SpaceX, Elon Musk's company. Who will be the lucky ones? Yusaku Maezawa, an eccentric Japanese... >>>

Google Stadia: AAA games, ports and internal turmoil - everything goes wrong

Monday  14:35,   01 march 2021

Google's cloud gaming platform Stadia is not really getting started. Has the internet giant chosen the wrong strategy? © Shutterstock Google Stadia. Ever heard of AAA games? In the video game industry, AAA games are called games that have certain... >>>

EDITORIAL. “Perseverance” on Mars and… on Earth

Sunday  09:15,   28 february 2021

© Nasa, PL-Caltech, AFP The “Perseverance” robot, on Mars, February 21. Humanity has always gone above and beyond to know the Earth and understand the universe, respond to the call of the unknown and expand the horizon. A new step has been taken... >>>

Big Sur: New macOS update protects against damage from USB-C hubs

Friday  13:56,   26 february 2021

Newer models of Macbook Pro and Macbook Air can be damaged by third-party USB-C hubs. An operating system update is now supposed to help. © t3n Macbook Pro. Apple has released version 11.2.2 of macOS Big Sur . The update protects some newer Macbook >>>

Google: Second senior researcher for ethical AI loses her job

Monday  15:31,   22 february 2021

With Margaret Mitchell's resignation, Google has now laid off both former heads of the AI ​​ethics team. Mitchell had previously commented negatively about the termination of her colleague Timnit Gebru. © Asif Islam / Shutterstock.com Google has... >>>

A second ethics researcher fired from Google

Saturday  07:30,   20 february 2021

Margaret Mitchell, who accuses Google of discrimination against a colleague sacked in December 2020, has, according to the company, “exfiltrated documents” © PATTIER MATHIEU / SIPA The Google logo (drawing). SILICON VALLEY - Margaret Mitchell, who... >>>

Facebook would have purposely inflated its advertising audiences

Friday  15:35,   19 february 2021

© AP - Jeff Chiu All of Facebook's platforms should reach 96.6 billion net advertising revenue in 2021, or 24.4% of the global market. Mark Zuckerberg's firm knew its user numbers were unreliable and artificially high, but ignored the issue in... >>>

Pewdiepie video deleted: Youtube fears cyberbullying by its fans

Friday  15:31,   19 february 2021

Youtube has deleted a video from Pewdiepie in which the 31-year-old attacked a popular channel for nursery rhymes. According to the Google subsidiary, the video could incite Youtuber's fans to cyberbullying. © dpa The Youtuber Felix “Pewdiepie”... >>>

Tilray share goes up: Tilray balance sheet well above expectations

Thursday  19:14,   18 february 2021

Tilray's first balance sheet after the announcement of the merger with competitor Aphria was eagerly awaited. © Provided by Finance.net Peter Bischoff / Getty Images Cannabis group Tilray posted a loss of $ 0.02 per share in its fourth fiscal... >>>

Leak shows Galaxy Book Go with Windows on ARM and possibly new Snapdragon CPU

Thursday  12:00,   18 february 2021

© Provided by Dr. Windows Samsung Galaxy Book S Currently, some leaks are making the rounds about new Galaxy laptops from Samsung. I find one of them exciting enough to take up at this point. It's about the “Galaxy Book Go”, which will succeed the... >>>