TikTok ban: 18 states back Montana, as company cites 1st Amendment

While we’re still waiting to hear whether a federal TikTok ban will be imposed, some 18 state attorneys general are backing Montana’s state-level ban on the short video app. The ban is due to take effect on January 1, 2024. TikTok is seeking t.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagSep 19th, 2023

SwitchBot Curtain 3 review: An expensive way to make your curtains HomeKit-compatible

The SwitchBot Curtain 3 allows you to control your curtains with HomeKit via Matter integration — as long as you own its required hub.SwitchBot Curtain 3 review: SwitchBot Curtain 3SwitchBot, a company most famously known for creating the Smart Swi.....»»

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Tesla says California implicitly approved the "Autopilot" name

The EV company run by Elon Musk was accused by California's Department of Motor Vehicles of falsely advertising its Autopilot and Full Self-Driving features as providing autonomous vehicle control......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News20 hr. 55 min. ago

Apple exec departure leads to major iPhone, Apple Watch reshuffle

Tang Tan is leaving the company, and multiple people will shift to take his place. Enlarge / The iPhone 15 Pro. (credit: Samuel Axon) According to a report in Bloomberg, Tang Tan, vice president of Product Design, is lea.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

A superconducting junction made from a single 2D material promises to harness strange new physics

Physicists at RIKEN have developed an electronic device that hosts unusual states of matter, which could one day be useful for quantum computation......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

The Corsair M75 Air is a simple and lightweight gaming mouse with just one problem

The Corsair M75 Air is the lightest gaming mouse from the company and is designed with esports and competitive gamers in mind......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

Apple’s chief iPhone and Apple Watch designer leaving the company

Apple’s head of iPhone and Apple Watch product design is departing the company, according to a new report from Bloomberg. Tang Tan, who currently holds the title of VP of product design at Apple, will leave the company in February, the report s.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

Apple"s vice president of product design leaving in February

Tang Tan, Apple's vice president of product design, is leaving the company in February, marking another high-level departure in recent history. Apple's vice president of product design leaving in February Sources in the company say that the departure.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

Musk appeals dispute over "funding secured" consent decree to Supreme Court

Tesla's CEO asked the justices to hear his appeal of a lower court's decision that upheld the decree, which arose from his August 2018 post on Twitter that he had 'funding secured' to take his company private......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

Spotify says it has no plans to support App Store in-app purchases again on iOS

To avoid paying Apple a cut of its revenue, Spotify removed in-app purchases from the Spotify for iOS app several years ago. A report on Thursday claimed that Spotify was working to reverse that decision, but the company has now confirmed that it.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

Q3, Q4 dealership sales include Ken Ganley, David Rosenberg

Ken Ganley and David Rosenberg were among buyers closing deals across four states......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

U.S. self-driving industry seeks federal support, cites China risk

The Transportation Department needs to support autonomous vehicle development, a coalition of groups representing the industry said, warning it risks losing out to competitors like China.  .....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

Satechi launches new 2.5Gb Ethernet adapter alongside pair of 8K HDMI 2.1 accessories

Satechi is launching a new series of USB-C accessories today for Mac. Wrapping three different cables and adapters in a premium braided nylon design, the company is out with a refreshed 2.5Gb Ethernet adapter as well as a pair of 8K HDMI solutions. E.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

Are FineWoven Apple Watch bands really better than leather ones?

Even before Apple announced the Apple Watch Series 9, there were rumors that the company wanted to replace its leather accessories with something else. I was a bit skeptical about this since I’ve always been a fan of Apple Watch leather bands. In S.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

Jobs signed Apple check to RadioShack up for auction with this fascinating connection [U: $46K final price]

We’ve seen a couple of rare Apple Computer Company checks from the 70s go up for sale this year. Now an interesting one is up for grabs – a Steve Jobs-signed check to then electronics leader RadioShack. Fascinatingly, this check has a connection.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

Meta introduces default end-to-end encryption for Messenger and Facebook

Meta is introducing default end-to-end encryption (E2EE) for chats and calls across Messenger and Facebook, the company revealed on Wednesday. Rolling out E2EE for Messenger and Facebook E2EE ensures that messages content is only visible to the perso.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

Stellantis plans layoffs at assembly plants in Mich., Ohio

Plants that build the Jeep Wrangler, Gladiator and Grand Cherokee will move from three shifts of workers to two because the company says it needs to limit sales of those vehicles to meet California emissions rules......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 8th, 2023

Tesla’s Dojo supercomputer head exits in blow to efforts

Tesla Inc.’s Dojo supercomputer project lead Ganesh Venkataramanan has left the company, according to people familiar with the matter, a setback to the automaker’s self-driving technology efforts......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

American Express doesn"t seem that interested in an Apple Card partnership

American Express may be in the minds of analysts as an Apple Card lender replacement, but the company's CEO doesn't seem that excited about the prospect.Apple CardThe dance pairing Goldman Sachs with Apple for Apple Card started well, but as 2023 has.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

Biases behind transgender athlete bans are deeply rooted

In 2023, 24 states had laws or regulations in place prohibiting transgender students from participating on public school athletic teams consistent with their gender identity. These bans mean that a person whose sex assigned at birth was male but who.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

Physicists "entangle" individual molecules for the first time, hastening possibilities for quantum computing

For the first time, a team of Princeton physicists have been able to link together individual molecules into special states that are quantum mechanically "entangled." In these bizarre states, the molecules remain correlated with each other—and can.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023