Day: February 12, 2021

Google, Microsoft and Qualcomm want regulators to halt Nvidia’s Arm deal, report says – CNET

The companies are reportedly worried the acquisition will harm competition. …read more Source:: CNet

Get the Motorola One 5G Ace for just $20 when you sign up for service at Metro – CNET

Holy bonkers phone-deal, Batman! Wait, there must be a catch… …read more Source:: CNet

Stonehenge likely made from pieces of another ancient monument, study says – CNET

Bluestones may have been moved by builders of Stonehenge as communities migrated, according to researchers. …read more Source:: CNet

Those WandaVision retro commercials hint at dark things to come – CNET

The fake products, including a Hydra-labeled watch, suggest a dark side beneath the suburban sunshine for Marvel’s Wanda and Vision. …read more Source:: CNet

mHealth Apps Expose Millions to Cyberattacks

Researcher testing of 30 mobile health apps for clinicians found that all of them had vulnerable APIs. …read more Source:: Threatpost

The price of silence is $224: Get a great deal on Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 – CNET

One of CNET’s all-time favorite sets of headphones, these are refurbs but backed with a two-year warranty. …read more Source:: CNet

Microsoft’s Big Win in Quantum Computing Was an ‘Error’ After All

In a 2018 paper, researchers said they found evidence of an elusive theorized particle. A closer look now suggests otherwise. From a report: In March 2018, Dutch physicist and Microsoft employee Leo Kouwenhoven published headline-grabbing new evidence that he had observed an elusive particle called a Majorana fermion. Microsoft hoped to harness Majorana particles to…

Huawei invokes 140-year-old law at England’s High Court in latest bid to thwart CFO’s US-Canada extradition

Lawyers say they need HSBC UK Powerpoint slides to undo Uncle Sam’s case against Meng Wanzhou Huawei today turned to the British courts in its fight to keep CFO Meng Wanzhou out of American prosecutors’ hands.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Snyder Cut teases new Justice League trailer with menacing Darksied close-up – CNET

Apokolips Sunday is almost here. …read more Source:: CNet

New Jersey blames Microsoft for weeks of outages, glitches plaguing coronavirus vaccine sign-up website

Promised software may never work as specified, it is feared New Jersey’s Microsoft-powered coronavirus vaccine-registration system has not worked properly for the past five weeks, according to officials, and may never work as specified.… …read more Source:: TheRegister