Day: March 9, 2020

Coronavirus updates: Italy shuts entire country down, 3 more US deaths confirmed – CNET

The latest developments in the COVID-19 outbreak. …read more Source:: CNet

iPhone 12 rumors: New release date, specs, colors, screen sizes, and 5G predictions – CNET

Here are the standout rumors about upcoming iPhones. …read more Source:: CNet

‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide To the Galaxy’ Turns 42

schweini shares a report: Every year the world celebrates the anniversaries of masterworks and maestros. In 2020, a host of events and publications commemorated the lives of Ludwig van Beethoven, Raphael, Charles Dickens, Anne Bronte and William Wordsworth. Such milestones usually come in neat multiples of 50. The 42nd anniversary of anything is rarely observed….

New 992-generation Porsche 911 Targa is sticking with the sweet retro roof – Roadshow

I know this because I just spotted one on the street in Stuttgart. …read more Source:: CNet

AMD, boffins clash over chip data-leak claims: Side-channel holes revealed in decade of processors

Maybe don’t be quite so smug, security researchers warn AMD processors sold between 2011 to 2019 are vulnerable to two side-channel attacks that can extract CPU kernel data and secrets, according to a new research paper.… …read more Source:: Register

Sea turtles may be drawn to deadly plastic because it smells like food – CNET

This could help explain why they get tangled in plastic so often, researchers say. …read more Source:: CNet

Telecom Operators in India Warn People of Coronavirus Outbreak, Share Tips

Telecom operators in India have started to warn users of Covid-19 spread after more than three dozen cases have been detected in the nation. From a report: Subscribers of Reliance Jio, Airtel, and state-run BSNL were greeted with a warning in Hindi and English when they attempted to make a phone call on Sunday. The…

Facebook sued by Australian privacy watchdog over Cambridge Analytica scandal – CNET

The social network allegedly violated the privacy of more than 311,100 Australian users. …read more Source:: CNet

2021 Ford Bronco and Bronco Sport photos leak online – Roadshow

The Bronco is expected to debut this month. …read more Source:: CNet

Twitter, Facebook flag edited Biden video shared by Trump – CNET

White House social media boss Dan Scavino shared a misleading clip of the Democratic presidential candidate. Twitter labeled it “manipulated media.” …read more Source:: CNet