$66 billion deal for Nvidia to purchase Arm collapses

Dec 2, 2022

No deal — Arm owner SoftBank will instead spin the business off via an IPO. Richard Waters, Arash Massoudi, and James Fontanella-Khan, FT - 2/8/2022, 12:58 AM SoftBank’s $66 billion sale of UK-based chip business Arm to Nvidia collapsed on Monday after regulators in the US, UK, and EU raised serious concerns about its effects on competition in the global semiconductor industry, according to three people with direct knowledge of the transaction. The deal, the largest ever in ...read more

Pakistan mob lynches man over blasphemy allegation: Police

Dec 2, 2022

Police arrest dozens in connection with lynching as PM Imran Khan says zero tolerance will be shown to perpetrators. Published On 13 Feb 2022 13 Feb 2022 A mob has lynched a man in a remote region of Pakistan’s Punjab province after he was accused of burning pages of the Quran, the Muslim holy book, the police and officials said. Dozens of people have been detained and arrested over the lynching, which happened on Saturday evening in Khanewal district of Punjab province, according ...read more

Acer Predator X28 review: True G-Sync for under $1,000

Dec 2, 2022

Acer Predator X28 MSRP $850.00 “The Acer Predator X28 is packed with features and comes with excellent color out of the box, but focused gamers can save a bit with FreeSync alternatives.” Pros Excellent color accuracy and coverage Nvidia Reflex and G-Sync 4K at 120Hz over HDMI Superb gaming performance Four USB ports, including two on the side Cons OSD is a bit technical G-Sync adds a small premium No HDMI 2.1 ports The Acer Predator X28 is one o ...read more

U.S. Battles Putin by Disclosing His Next Possible Moves

Dec 2, 2022

Declassified information is part of a campaign to complicate what officials say are Russia’s plans to invade Ukraine. The United States hopes that disclosing the plans of President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia regarding Ukraine will disrupt them, perhaps delaying an invasion and buying more time for diplomacy. Credit... Pool photo by Thibault Camus Feb. 12, 2022 WASHINGTON — After decades of getting schooled in information wa ...read more

Vietnam to end COVID curbs on international flights

Dec 2, 2022

Southeast Asian country says it will lift curbs on flights with all markets starting February 15 Published On 14 Feb 2022 14 Feb 2022 Vietnam will remove its COVID-19 restrictions on international passenger flights with all markets starting February 15, with no limitation on the number of flights, the state-run Tuoi Tre newspaper reported on Sunday. The Southeast Asian country imposed tight border controls at the start of the pandemic to keep out COVID-19, with some initial success, ...read more

Microsoft will block downloaded macros in Office versions going back to 2013

Dec 2, 2022

macrosoft office — Enabling macros for these files will be possible but more difficult than before. Andrew Cunningham - 2/7/2022, 8:54 PM In the interest of combating ransomware and other malware, Microsoft is planning a major change in how its Office software handles macros: when files that use macros are downloaded from the Internet, those macros will now be disabled entirely by default. Current versions of the software offer an alert banner on these kinds of files that can ...read more

Infinity Ward discusses ‘Warzone Chapter 2’ and confirms Modern Warfare sequel

Dec 2, 2022

Activision has revealed the future of Warzone, including a new client, during a conversation with Call of Duty influencers. According to content creators such as ProReborn and Jackfrags, during a call with the co-studio head of Infinity Ward Patrick Kelly, the team discussed its hopes for the next instalment of Warzone. The call also revealed that this year’s Call of Duty title would launch with a ‘Sandbox mode’ although no details about this mode were given. Also revealed was that futu ...read more

Passenger Goes Berserk on American Airlines Flight, Forcing Emergency Landing

Dec 2, 2022

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Android 13 Preview 1 is out, with themed icons, privacy changes

Dec 2, 2022

Google On February 9, Google released the Android 12L Developer Preview #3, which is due for a final version in March. On February 10, Google is also releasing the Android 13 Developer Preview #1, which will hit devices sometime in the second half of the year. We now have Android developer previews for the next version of Android—and the version after that. So what's new in Android 13? A few leaks have already detailed more Material You color options, a new notification opt-in system ...read more

It looks like Snoop Dogg is coming to Call of Duty Warzone

Dec 2, 2022

An Operator skin modelled after the rapper Snoop Dogg is seemingly coming to Call of Duty Warzone. According to @ZestyCodLeaks, a leaker who has previously correctly unearthed the Attack On Titan crossover, as well as posted several images of Vanguard’s Season 2 of Warzone early, the skin will feature Snoop Dogg wearing a large burgundy jacket, trilby, and sunglasses. @ZestyLeaks, which is an archive account of @ZestyCodLeaks due to the later account being regularly banned from Twitter, post ...read more