Category: Technology

Samsung’s A-die memory surfaces at retailer

Samsung’s A-die memory has surfaced at UK-based retailer, MemoryCow, and signals that Samsung is looking to offer 32GB DIMMs for consumers in the near term. While the initial spec for A-die memory isn’t exactly exciting, they aren’t surprising either. Samsung will have its hands full if the company is to groom the A-dies to replace […]

Apple accuses Google’s Project Zero of creating unfounded fears around recently disclosed iPhone vulnerability

The two tech giants had a public back and forth this week about an embarrassing and now patched iOS vulnerability discovered by Google researchers. Apple takes issue with the way it was disclosed, and sought to “clarify” things in typical Cupertino fashion. Google stands firmly on its research, but Apple argues it was used to […]

Apple’s iPhone 11 keynote will be livestreamed on YouTube for the first time

In the Steve Jobs Theatre at Apple headquarters in Cupertino, California, Apple employees are busily preparing for the launch of this year’s iPhones, which rumors indicate will be called the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11R. As the most significant update since the iPhone X itself, Apple has finally relented and will be […]

DNS-over-HTTPS is the next default protection coming to Firefox

Mozilla has been testing and experimenting with DNS-over-HTTPS for some time, working with CDNs such as Cloudflare and Akamai. Having gained confidence in the performance and security benefits of encrypted DNS traffic, Mozilla seems ready to enable the feature by default. In Mozilla’s continued cadence of adding privacy protections, Mozilla will soon be adding DNS-over-HTTPS […]

Nvidia rumored to be prepping a GTX 1660 Super

The sub-$300 graphics card market could get more crowded, as fresh rumors indicate that in an attempt to get in before AMD’s lower-end Navi cards, Nvidia may be planning a Super refresh for the GTX 1660. There’s also talk of a GTX 1650 Ti, which would give Nvidia another weapon in which to battle AMD’s […]

Google bans ads for unproven medical treatments

Google on Friday announced a new health care and medicines policy that bans advertising for “unproven or experimental medical techniques,” which it says contains most stem cell, cellular and gene therapies. A blog post from Google policy adviser Adrienne Biddings said the company will prohibit ads selling treatments “that have no established biomedical or scientific […]

Apple says Uighurs targeted in iPhone attack but disputes Google’s findings

Apple on Friday confirmed that China’s Uighurs, a mostly Muslim minority group considered a security threat by Beijing, had been the target of attacks due to iPhone security flaws, but disputed rival Alphabet’s description of the effort to track users of the smartphone in real time. Google Project Zero researchers said last week that five […]