AI can tell if you are suffering from heart disease
Published in AI


Look into my eyes, not around the eyes... and you are out

AI, when not trying to bring down humanity, can scan the eyes and accurately predict a person’s risk of heart disease.

Apple forced to use USB-C
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 05 October 2022 10:44

Apple forced to use USB-C


EU closes down another Apple money spinner 

Anyone would think that the EU does not want Apple to make a ton of cash at the expense of its users -- it has now past a law that Jobs's Mob must use the same charger as everyone else and bring convience and cheaper prices to Apple fanboys. 

AI Bill of Rights shows Big Tech’s teeth
Published in AI
Wednesday, 05 October 2022 10:28

AI Bill of Rights shows Big Tech’s teeth


White House powerless to stop it

Attempts by the White House to bring in a bill of rights for the age of algorithms has shown how weak elected governments are over the money and power of Big Tech.

Zen 5 spotted
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 04 October 2022 12:23

Zen 5 spotted


Even if Ryzen 7000 only been out a week

AMD’s Zen 5 processors have already been seen by a lucky few developers even if ithe company's Ryzen 7000 CPUs have only been in the shops for a week.

US Supreme Court tells Apple to go away again
Published in News


You did not really invent it, deal with it  

The US Supreme Court declined to hear Apple's bid to revive an effort to cancel three Qualcomm smartphone patents.

US and UK enact data agreement
Published in Cloud
Tuesday, 04 October 2022 11:50

US and UK enact data agreement


All your data can be fondled by cops on both sides of the big water

The Data Access Agreement (DAA), by which the US and UK have agreed how one country can respond to lawful data demands from police and investigators in the other is now up and running.

Kim Kardashian paid $1.26 million for promoting illegal crypto
Published in News


Forgot to tell followers that EthereumMax paid her $250,000 to promote them

Kim [All about the Bass] Kardashian has paid $1.26 million after being charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) with unlawfully promoting a crypto investment scheme on Instagram.

AI can improve batteries which will never see the light of day
Published in AI


Is there nothing AI can't do?

After decades of humans inventing new battery tech which for some reason never gets to market, it appears that the boffins have come up with a way of making AI do the job for them.

USB C branding becomes simplier
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 04 October 2022 11:19

USB C branding becomes simplier


Data transfer speeds on show

The USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF), the industry body managing the USB standard, has come up with much simpler branding for USB-C cables and connectors.

Gamers shunning high priced GPUs
Published in Gaming
Tuesday, 04 October 2022 11:08

Gamers shunning high priced GPUs


Long term difficulties for Nvidia 

While the GPU maker named after a Roman vengence daemon, Nvidia is dominating the GPU market, there is some bad news for the outfit from the Steam hardware survey.