Pelosi dined with Taiwan computer chip executives during her brief visit

Nov 26, 2022

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) had lunch with two top executives from Taiwan’s biggest semiconductor manufacturer during her whistle-stop tour of the island, underscoring how vital computer chips have become to U.S. national security. In a Facebook post on Wednesday, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen said that Pelosi and she attended a lunch with Morris Chang, the founder of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, and its chairman, Mark Liu, as well as Cheng Jianzhong, vice chairma ...read more

Blizzard reportedly cans World of Warcraft mobile game over financial dispute

Nov 26, 2022

Activision Blizzard and NetEase have canceled a joint World of Warcraft mobile game following a dispute over financial terms. The unannounced project, code-named Neptune, was developed in secrecy for three years before being scuttled, according to a report from Bloomberg. Neptune was intended as a spinoff of Blizzard’s World of Warcraft, the massively multiplayer role-playing game series that has been one of the company’s flagship franchises since the original “World of Warcraft” relea ...read more

WonderShare Dr.Fone Review: Everything You Need to Know

Nov 26, 2022

Here’s the complete and honest Dr.Fone review explaining everything from features to pros and cons, pricing, and much more about the Windows and Mac data recovery and management software for your smartphones. Data is one of the most crucial and sensitive parts of any smartphone. Data is the dearest of our subjects. Your smartphone may get broken, stolen, or damaged in any other way, our main concern remains about the security of our data. One of the main reasons we brought and are maintai ...read more

XLD Finance Introduces Omnix Solution For Cryptocurrency Disbursements

Nov 26, 2022

Newest cryptocurrency solution enables token disbursements in a few clicks   With the migration toward digital payments and the  accelerated rise of cryptocurrency, XLD Finance introduces OmniX, a new service enabling its  users to experience a web-based multi-tool for cryptocurrency disbursements.  Built on the same XLD Finance ecosystem as xSpend (an off-ramping tool that enables users to  buy prepaid mobile credits, and pay bills using crypto), OmniX aims to relieve users and  comp ...read more

Microsoft 'fixes' language bar problems caused by KB5014666 update

Nov 26, 2022

It has not gone unnoticed that Microsoft's quality control for updates for Windows has been found somewhat wanting of late, particularly when it comes to Windows 11. We have reported numerous times about problems caused by updates, and then the subsequent fixes -- and, sometimes, additional issues they cause -- that Microsoft releases. Windows 10 users are also affected by problematic updates, and the recently released KB5014666 update caused issues with printing. But this was not the onl ...read more

Electronics are built with death dates. Let’s not keep them a secret.

Nov 26, 2022

(Daniel Diosdado For The Washington Post) Our analysis of 14 popular consumer devices found most could stop working in 3 to 4 years because of irreplaceable batteries. Here’s how we get the tech industry to design products that last longer — and do less damage to the environment. Updated August 2, 2022 at 11:36 a.m. EDT |Published August 2, 2022 at 7:16 a.m. EDT If you’ve got a pair of Apple AirPods, they’re going to die — likely sooner rather than later. ...read more

Enterprise integration is key to business but few have a strategy

Nov 26, 2022

Most business leaders (57 percent) believe an enterprise integration strategy is critical to their organization, while 61 percent of CIOs and more than half of system architects and developers said a standardized, enterprise integration strategy is a top priority. However, only seven percent of respondents have succeeded in implementing an enterprise integration strategy, according to a new study from Digibee, while 93 percent of decision-makers admit they have no formal integration strat ...read more

Evil Geniuses doubles down on ‘Valorant’ with women’s roster

Nov 26, 2022

Esports organization Evil Geniuses announced its acquisition of a women’s “Valorant” team Thursday, making it the first competitive, all-women team in Evil Geniuses’ history. The new team, which was previously Dignitas’s “Valorant” squad, will formally debut as an Evil Geniuses squad on Aug. 6 at the 2022 Astral Clash Finals in Los Angeles. “We are lucky to have an authentic position in the women’s esports space,” Evil Geniuses CEO Nicole LaPointe Jameson said in an interv ...read more

Small businesses often left hanging by ransomware scourge

Nov 26, 2022

Ransomware is hitting small businesses hard. But most of the legislation, regulations, and headlines focus on large businesses. The math is simple -- large businesses impact many end-users, and they have lots of money to pay lobbyists, so they wind up stealing the show when it comes to ransomware. But what about the local print shop, deli, or accounting office? Even though small businesses are suffering from ransomware 70 percent more often than large businesses (according to the Cyber Ed ...read more

Musk’s countersuit contains aggressive new claims. Twitter is rebutting them.

Nov 26, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO — Elon Musk’s countersuit to Twitter contains aggressive new claims about the social media site’s methods for tallying bot and spam accounts — as well as which accounts generate ad revenue — cementing the strategy the billionaire is using to attempt to back out of the deal. In his countersuit against the social media site, obtained by The Washington Post, Musk accuses Twitter of misleading his team, and by extension Wall Street, about its true advertising base, constitu ...read more

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