The Spectre and Meltdown CPU vulnerabilities are a wake up call for the tech industry, affecting most of the processors made over the past twenty years. "Our current testing indicates that the Safari mitigations have no measurable impact on the Speedometer and ARES-6 tests and an impact of less than 2.5% on the JetStream benchmark", the announcement indicated regarding the Spectre protections.
Apple also suggested that customers be careful to only download software and apps from trusted sources (like the App Store). The security flaws were recently discovered after security vulnerabilities were found on computer chips used in several of the world's most prominent smartphones, tablets, and PCs.
Samsung Galaxy S9 will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor in the U.S., while in India and other worldwide markets, it will come with the company's own Exynos 9810 processor. In the camera department, the Galaxy S9 is expected to come with a single rear camera, whereas the S9 Plus is expected to come with a dual-camera setup with Live Focus for DSLR-like bokeh effects.
And it's an IPS LCD display, not an AMOLED display like other Samsung smartphones available in the same price range. The Android-based smartphone features a 5.5-inch full HD (1080x1920 pixels) display with the same old 16:9 aspect ratio.
Just a few years ago, Facebook was bullish on the prospect that it would be the most important arena in which to fight out US elections, and the evidence suggests the plan came to fruition in 2016. Pacific Center for Financial Services boosted its position in Facebook by 10.7% in the first quarter. Meanwhile, it is not inconceivable that Facebook may choose to sidestep the flak for distributing fake news by simply choosing to downgrade news - all news - in its algorithm or remove news from the ...
The researchers revealed in a blog post that the campaign has targeted organisations involved with the Pyeongchang Olympics scheduled to take place between February 9 and February 25. "Organised by Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and Pyeongchang Winter Olympics". The latest malicious attachment is a Word document written in Korean that asks users to enable content.
The letter refers to the mental health issues that are believed to stem from the excessive use of smartphones amongst children and teenagers. Two major Apple investors have called on the iPhone maker to help counter the growing smartphone addiction among children, highlighting growing concern about the effects of gadgets and social media on youngsters.
Trump's plan, presented by the Department of the Interior in a draft proposal on Thursday, would offer offshore blocks to oil and gas drillers in practically the entire US outer continental shelf , opening the door to drilling in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.
This year's fridge gets the full capabilities of Samsung's rival to Alexa, Google Assistant, and Siri. The new TVs will also feature SmartThings , Samsung's IoT platform hub, which promises "a simpler way to control the television and sync with other devices".
He said the company's Oculus Go headset, targeted at $200, will use the Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 chip set. Oculus is partnering with Xiaomi for Oculus Go while helping the Chinese company launch a cousin to the low cost standalone headset that doesn't have the Oculus Store or Oculus Home.
As the Christmas trimmings are put back in the loft for another year and all the festive cards are taken down, South Holland residents may be pondering what to do with their real Christmas tree. Trees must be undecorated. Residents are asked to remove all tree stands, nails and ornaments from the trees. Come now, people! We aren't mulching plastic trees here.
Amazon has announced a new Alexa Mobile Accessory Kit, for bringing Alexa to portable devices such as hearables, headphones, smartwatches or fitness devices. This is expected to happen sometime in 2019. Amazon's digital assistant is branching out. But what if you could not only hear that forecast from Alexa, but also see the weather prediction being depicted in a very realistic way across the inside of your new smart glasses? But as Slate noted , the wearables and headphones push is ...
Revenue likely rose 14.8 percent to 17 trillion won, compared to the 16.3 trillion won SmartEstimate. "The first-quarter operating profit is expected to stand at around 15 trillion won", Lee said in a report before Samsung's announcement.
Companies have been expanding their reach through the wearable tech as well, adding features that you can directly control through your wrist. And, like nearly every other company at CES, Whirlpool is announcing integration with Google Assistant to be able to control connected appliances through voice command.
However, it should be here that Monster Hunter: World gets its context in terms of why your characters are hunting monsters and what the overall point of it all is. Considering how vast the game is, and just how gorgeous it looks, this is a considerably small size. Capcom has confirmed that it will be releasing Monster Hunter: World in the fall of 2018.
Speaking with TV Guide , Nevins confirmed that he's already had a gander at the show's scripts, despite the fact Joe Public has seen next to nothing on the much-anticipated project since its initial reveal. It's interesting that Nevins states that they've " seen " anything at all in regards to this project, so hopefully further details are coming soon (a writer/director/concept art/anything really).
Unlike the original Nokia 6 model that was launched back in January past year with a front-facing fingerprint scanner, the Nokia 6 (2018 ) features a fingerprint scanner on the back. The new model still has a 16-megapixel (with f/2.0) sensor living on the back and an 8-megapixel (with f/2.0) front camera (with added 84-degree wide-angle capture for the new model).
The chips in the second-generation Ryzen , Ryzen Pro, and Threadripper lines to be released later this year will probably be priced comparably to the models they're replacing, but we don't have numbers yet. Will the prices of any other desktop Ryzen chips be affected? However, we may see a few new custom-cooled variants of Vega throughout the year. AMD's second-generation 12-nanometer Ryzen desktop CPU will debut in April.
The company is confirming USA releases for a couple of phones that look to be pretty impressive for the price . From what GizmoChina has reported , it is anticipated that Honor View 10 in the U.S. Huawei's EMUI Android skin could prove a major drawback for the View 10, as is seen with the Honor 7X . The new Honor View 10 will compete against the likes of One Plus 5T and Nokia 8, among others.
Apple has released today security updates to mitigate the effects of the Spectre vulnerability that affects processors deployed with Apple devices such as smartphones, tablets, and desktop computers. "We recommend downloading software only from trusted sources such as the App Store", the company said . Users with eligible devices should find the update in their phone's settings under General, then Software Update.