Getting Drivers for Old Hardware Is Harder Than Ever

At least one major provider of hardware-level BIOS drivers is actively deleting old stuff it no longer supports, while old FTP sites where vintage drivers are often found are soon going to be harder to reach. Ernie Smith, writing for Motherboard: You’ve never lived until you’ve had to download a driver from an archived forum…

2020 Nissan Kicks keeps on keeping on – Roadshow

Not much changes for 2020, but active safety equipment is now standard. …read more Source:: CNet

An electric Ferrari? Not until late next decade, CEO says – Roadshow

The expectation is for an electric Ferrari to come after 2025, but that’s not a concrete plan. …read more Source:: CNet

Here’s what the Volkswagen ID 3 electric car sounds like – Roadshow

It’s far from what we’re used to hearing, but it sounds cool in its own right. …read more Source:: CNet

The best Xbox deals right now: Get the Xbox One S plus three games for $160 at Walmart – CNET

Th retailer currently has the best price on the Xbox One S, Xbox One X and the All-Digital edition. …read more Source:: CNet

Intel says manufacturing is sexy again

A whopping 700 pages of research from Intel reveals the missing skills for Industry 4.0. Intel researcher Dr. Irene Petrick tells us her insights from the report. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Data privacy: Germans dish out one of the biggest GDPR fines yet over lax call centers

Telecom company 1&1 is fined €9.55m for failing to protect customers’ personal information in call centers. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Iran Banks Burned, Then Customer Accounts Were Exposed Online

The details of millions of Iranian bank cards were published online after antigovernment protests last month. Experts suspect a state-sponsored cyberattack. From a report: After demonstrators in Iran set fire to hundreds of bank branches last month in antigovernment protests, the authorities dealt with another less visible banking threat that is only now coming to…

Twitter relaxes photo limits so those detailed shots look better – CNET

The service now can preserve details it used to wipe out in an effort to shrink file sizes. …read more Source:: CNet

Daisy Ridley dodges Star Wars questions from Tina Fey, Anna Kendrick, Tom Holland and more – CNET

Talk about resistance. …read more Source:: CNet