Day: October 7, 2020

ARM pledges to erect ‘firewalls’ against Nvidia meddling

Reuters reports that an ARM executive promised measures will be taken to make sure Nvidia ownership doesn’t compromise AMR’s relationship with customers. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Facebook to remove posts that aim to intimidate voters ahead of the US elections – CNET

The social network said it will pull down content that uses militarized language to encourage people to engage in poll watching. …read more Source:: CNet

Prep for winter with this wall-mounted electric fireplace for $190 – CNET

Time to get cozy around a faux fireplace with realistic flames that pumps out heat as well. …read more Source:: CNet

New ‘HEH’ Botnet Targets Exposed Telnet Services

Latest threat is one in a growing list of malware developed in the Go programming language. …read more Source:: DarkReading

After ten years, the Google vs Oracle API copyright mega-battle finally hit the Supreme Court – and we listened in

Don’t worry, it’s only the future of software development at stake Special report The decade-long mega-battle between two of the world’s largest corporations, which will decide the future of software development, began its final showdown this morning.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Open Source Threat Intelligence Searches for Sustainable Communities

As long as a community is strong, so will be the intelligence it shares on open source feeds. But if that community breaks down … …read more Source:: DarkReading

Rare Firmware Rootkit Discovered Targeting Diplomats, NGOs

Second-ever sighting of a firmware exploit in the wild is a grim reminder of the dangers of these mostly invisible attacks. …read more Source:: DarkReading

An Earlier Universe Existed Before the Big Bang, and Can Still Be Observed today, Says Nobel Winner

An earlier universe existed before the Big Bang and can still be observed today, Sir Roger Penrose has said, as he received the Nobel Prize for Physics. From a report: Sir Roger, 89, who won the honour for his seminal work proving that black holes exist, said he had found six ‘warm’ points in the…

Cole Haan’s new Slack shoes could really mess with your work-life balance – CNET

Now you can see the Slack logo on your desktop, your phone and your feet. …read more Source:: CNet

This 2K webcam is your $18 social distancing antidote – CNET

Save 40% on a budget QHD webcam with dual microphones, exposure correction and noise reduction. …read more Source:: CNet