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The Mystery of the Radeon RX 6000 Mass Extinction Event May Have Been Solved

January 20, 2023

Category: Computing, Hardware

Earlier this month, there was a widely reported story regarding a large batch of AMD Radeon RX 6000-series graphics cards (all Navi 21 models) that had mysteriously but catastrophically died. These were some of the best graphics cards, up until […]


Ossia Unveils Next-Gen, 5.8-GHz Wireless Power (But Where’s the First Gen?)

January 5, 2023

All of the radio waves and signals bouncing around you can be boiled down to a single thing: energy. Sure, they may carry Wi-Fi or sound, they may connect our cell phones or bring us the latest Harry Styles tunes, […]


TikTok officially banned from US government smartphones

December 28, 2022

If you’re an employee of the US government and love creating and watching TikTok videos, we have some bad news for you. The Committee on House Administration (COA) has contacted staff saying they are no longer allowed to have the […]


Computing, Data Management

Testing shows AI-based image generation systems can sometimes generate copies of trainer data

February 2, 2023

Via: Tech Xplore

A team of computer scientists from Google, DeepMind, ETHZ, Princeton University and the University of California, Berkeley, has found that AI-based image generation systems can sometimes generate copies of images used to train them. The group has published a paper […]


Computing, Data Management

Getting started with Azure OpenAI

February 1, 2023

Via: Info World

Modern machine learning and AI research have moved rapidly from the lab to our IDEs, with tools like Azure’s Cognitive Services providing API-based access to pretrained models. There are many different approaches to delivering AI services, with one of the […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Red Hat Linux comes to Oracle Cloud

February 1, 2023

Via: Info World

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) now will run fully supported on the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) cloud platform. Although RHEL competes with Oracle Linux, Oracle says it is not stressed about what this could mean its own Linux platform. The […]


Computing, Software & Applications

How to use implicit and explicit operators in C#

February 1, 2023

Via: Info World

One of the lesser known features of C# is the ability to create implicit and explicit user-defined type conversions, meaning we have support for both implicit and explicit conversions of one type to another type. We also have explicit and […]


Mobile, Smartphones

Here is the Samsung Galaxy S23 series pricing breakdown

February 1, 2023

Via: GSMArena.com

You have probably heard the word “inflation” more often than you would have liked over the last few months. It has affected the prices of many things – and premium goodies like Samsung’s latest flagships are no exception. At least […]


Computing, Hardware

Intel Alder Lake CPU prices could fall by up to 20%

February 1, 2023

Via: TechSpot

Citing industry sources, the report from Taiwanese publication DigiTimes (via Tom’s Hardware) claims that Intel is in talks with specific PC vendors to cut Alder Lake prices by up to 20%, a move that comes after Intel increased the CPU […]


Computing, Software & Applications

C++ creator Bjarne Stroustrup defends its safety

January 31, 2023

Via: Info World

The creator of C++, Bjarne Stroustrup, is defending the venerable programming language after the US National Security Agency (NSA) recently recommended against using it. NSA advises organizations to use memory safe languages instead. Responding to the agency’s November 2022 bulletin […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Red Hat Enterprise Linux arrives in Oracle’s cloud

January 31, 2023

Via: Info World

Red Hat and Oracle announced jointly Tuesday that they have partnered to bring Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, broadening Oracle’s available public cloud options and creating a measure of détente between two long-standing competitors. The announcement […]


Computing, Hardware

Apple 14-Inch MacBook Pro M2 Teardown Reveals Big Changes Due to Substrate Pricing

January 30, 2023

Via: Tom's Hardware

Apple’s bean counters surely form one of the most powerful forces within the organization, despite much of the company’s high-profile success being tied to design. A case in point is provided by one of Apple’s leading new consumer products, the […]