Gamers Greet Microsoft’s Activision Deal With Guarded Optimism

Gamers Greet Microsoft’s Activision Deal With Guarded Optimism

Activision’s track record with some of his games also became spotty. In November, it delayed new versions of Diablo and Overwatch. That same month, the newly released Call of Duty: Vanguard was widely hailed as boring and frustrating. Paris Lilly, co-host of Video Game Streamer and Gamertag Radio, said Microsoft’s deal to buy Activision would…

There Are So Many Details From Marvel’s ‘Eternals’ You Probably Missed

Photo credit: Marvel Studios Marvel’s Eternals is a very different animal than many other MCU movies; Directed by author Chloe Zhao, is a slow-moving, meditative story that explores the emotional toll of immortality on a group of people who have lived on the edge of human society for thousands of years. This departure from the…

Samsung unveils Exynos 2200 with Xclipse GPU, based on AMD RDNA2 architecture

Samsung today unveiled the Exynos 2200, its latest flagship chipset that will power the Galaxy S22 smartphone in certain regions. The new platform is based on 4nm EUV process technology and comes with a custom GPU called Xclipse. It is based on the AMD RDNA2 architecture and, like the “single hybrid graphics processor” that offers…

Tonga’s volcano blast cut it off from the world. Here’s what it will take to get it reconnected.

Tonga’s volcano blast cut it off from the world. Here’s what it will take to get it reconnected.

“The priority is on which cable to fix first,” says Medori. “Countries pay a small premium to be fixed first.” Once one of these ships arrives at the scene, which can take days on its own, it leaves a hook to strip the cable running along the ocean floor. The hooked cable, which is as…

Apple confirms that the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Pro do not support noise cancellation during phone calls

Photo credit: Gadgets Now Apple has confirmed that iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Pro, iPhone 13 mini and iPhone 13 Pro Max do not cancel out voice calls. Apple has included this feature in the iPhone 12 series and earlier models to improve the quality of calls in the voice environment. No reason has been…

Building Apps Help Make the Office Return a Touch-Free Experience

Building Apps Help Make the Office Return a Touch-Free Experience

The app is “an important part of technology that helps people feel safe in the office,” said Mirna Coronado-Brookover, senior vice president of asset services at the commercial real estate company, Transvestern, who helped oversee the launch of the app. In the building Building apps also provide the ability to monitor the use of conference…

Permiso gets $10M for identity-based public cloud security

Permiso gets $10M for identity-based public cloud security

Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Visit our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. Permiso, which provides an identity-based search and response platform for the public cloud, announced today that it has stepped out of stealth with બીજ 10 million in seed funding. The Palo Alto, California-based startup…

Lab-grown hair cells to treat baldness could be on the way

Lab-grown hair cells to treat baldness could be on the way

A major breakthrough came in the early 2000’s, when Japanese researchers hit a simple formula to turn any type of fetal tissue into powerful stem cells. The fantasies ran wild. Scientists realized that they could potentially produce an unlimited supply for almost any type of cell – the nerves or the heart muscle. In practice,…

Can Anyone Satisfy Amazon’s Craving for Electric Vans?

Can Anyone Satisfy Amazon’s Craving for Electric Vans?

That number is growing rapidly. Amazon has been under huge pressure for many years – and billions of dollars – to deliver packages, far from relying on big carriers like UPS. To begin the expansion, Amazon ordered 20,000 diesel sprinter vans from Mercedes-Benz. Through its network of contractors, Amazon now distributes more than half of…