Intel CEO: Chip supply chains will shape geopolitics more than oil over the next 50 years

Global politics will be dominated by the availability, trade and investment in microchips for the next several decades, Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger told CNN Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnJan 17th, 2023

Study uses thermodynamics to describe expansion of the universe

The idea that the universe is expanding dates from almost a century ago. It was first put forward by Belgian cosmologist Georges Lemaître (1894–1966) in 1927 and confirmed observationally by American astronomer Edwin Hubble (1889-1953) two years l.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News3 hr. 44 min. ago

One of Lenovo’s best-selling ThinkPad laptops is 45% off today

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 11, a powerful laptop with the 13th-generation Intel Core i7 processor, is down to $1,825 from Lenovo after a 45% discount......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 44 min. ago

The brightest gamma ray burst ever seen came from a collapsing star

After a journey lasting about two billion years, photons from an extremely energetic gamma-ray burst (GRB) struck the sensors on the Neil Gehrels Swift Observatory and the Fermi Gamma-Ray Space Telescope on October 9th, 2022. The GRB lasted seven min.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News6 hr. 16 min. ago

Apple already has its next big chip, but you may never see it

The M3 Ultra could be the best chip Apple has ever released -- but there are rumors the company might not even launch it. Here’s why that’s a possibility......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 16 min. ago

Volvo, ZF take steps to overcome bumpy software transitions

Volvo has had to delay 2 models while a top ZF exec says software ‘was not our key strength' in recent years......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News7 hr. 44 min. ago

Meta Quest 4: Here’s what we want from the next big VR headset

Meta's Quest 4 VR headset could bring an even bigger leap in quality than the popular Quest 3 thanks to generative AI, sharper displays, and a faster chip......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 16 min. ago

Apple Vietnam operations being expanded, as diversification from China continues

Apple CEO Tim Cook is in Vietnam, and said today that the company is “committed to continuing to strengthen connections” in the country as it seeks to reduce dependence on China. In addition to investing more in the Vietnamese supply chain, Ap.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News8 hr. 44 min. ago

Deals: Apple"s M2 Mac mini (16GB RAM, 512GB SSD) plunges to $899

The lowest price of 2024 is in effect now on a top-selling Mac mini configuration, with bonus savings available on three years of AppleCare with promo code.Get a well-equipped Mac mini for $899.The current Mac mini is $100 off in the latest price war.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News8 hr. 44 min. ago

A magnetic nanographene butterfly poised to advance quantum technologies

Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have developed a new design concept for creating next-generation carbon-based quantum materials, in the form of a tiny magnetic nanographene with a unique butterfly-shape hosting highly corr.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News9 hr. 16 min. ago

Evolution"s recipe book: How "copy paste" errors led to insect flight, octopus camouflage and human cognition

Seven hundred million years ago, a remarkable creature emerged for the first time. Though it may not have been much to look at by today's standards, the animal had a front and a back, a top and a bottom. This was a groundbreaking adaptation at the ti.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News11 hr. 44 min. ago

There"s a library on the moon now. It might last billions of years.

NASA's Odysseus Lunar Lander may have tipped over, but it still delivered an important payload of art, music, books ... and Bitcoin. Until 2024, our lunar neighbor didn't offer much in the way of reading material. Just four sentences were.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News12 hr. 16 min. ago

Tim Cook visits Vietnam as Apple looks to boost supply chain relationships

Apple CEO Tim Cook is in Hanoi, Vietnam for a two-day trip in which he is due to meet suppliers, app developers and students.Tim Cook (left) with musicians My Linh and My Anh in HanoiVietnam is one of the countries, along with India, that are benefit.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

Digging up new species of Australia and New Guinea"s giant fossil kangaroos

Paleontologists from Flinders University have described three unusual new species of giant fossil kangaroo from Australia and New Guinea, finding them more diverse in shape, range and hopping method than previously thought......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News22 hr. 44 min. ago

Meta Quest 4: Here’s we want from the next big VR headset

Meta's Quest 4 VR headset could bring an even bigger leap in quality than the popular Quest 3 thanks to generative AI, sharper displays, and a faster chip......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 14th, 2024

Aboriginal people made pottery, sailed to distant islands thousands of years before Europeans arrived

Pottery was largely unknown in Australia before the recent past, despite well-known pottery traditions in nearby Papua New Guinea and the islands of the western Pacific. The absence of ancient Indigenous pottery in Australia has long puzzled research.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 14th, 2024

This is how the world ends: swallowed or shredded by a dying sun

Researchers recently studied the status of dead stars called white dwarfs, giving a glimpse at what our own solar system will look like in 5 billion years......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 14th, 2024

A machine learning-based approach to discover nanocomposite films for biodegradable plastic alternatives

The accumulation of plastic waste in natural environments is of utmost concern, as it is contributing to the destruction of ecosystems and is causing harm to aquatic life. In recent years, material scientists have thus been trying to identify all-nat.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 13th, 2024

US drug shortages reach record high with 323 meds now in short supply

The shortages affect everything from generic cancer drugs to ADHD medication. Enlarge / Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Adderall XR brand medication arranged at a pharmacy in Provo, Utah, in November 2023. (credit: Getty | George Frey).....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 12th, 2024

iOS 18 Siri: Three clues about what it may be able to do

People have been complaining about Siri for years now, arguing that it’s fallen behind the likes of Alexa and Google Assistant. With clear evidence that 2024 is going to see dramatic improvements in Apple’s AI features, will iOS 18 Siri finally t.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsApr 12th, 2024

iOS features that get progressively more useful [Video]

The iPhone and iOS have continuously evolved over the last 17 years. When the original iPhone was released, the feature sets and tools included in PhoneOS 1 were very limited. Apple wanted users to focus on basic interactions such as using the new to.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsApr 12th, 2024