Day: September 3, 2021

Fake Banksy NFT sells for nearly $340K after hacker reportedly taps into artist’s site – CNET

An online auction was linked to from Banksy’s official website. …read more Source:: CNet

HBO Max: Movies, shows, prices and everything else to know – CNET

It’s the last weekend to stream The Suicide Squad before it disappears. Here’s what to know about HBO movies, shows, prices and more. …read more Source:: CNet

Marvel’s Shang-Chi isn’t streaming on Disney Plus, sorry – CNET

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings hit theaters — and only theaters — Friday. When it does end up on Disney Plus, it’ll be weeks from now. …read more Source:: CNet

Alpha adds to tally of exploding rockets, takes out space sail prototype with it

Firefly Aerospace rounds out a wobbly week for rocket fanciers Video The sudden and explosive end of Firefly Aerospace’s first test flight of its Alpha rocket rounded out a hat-trick of woe for rocket fans this week.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Apple stalls CSAM auto-scan on devices after ‘feedback’ from everyone on Earth

Critics celebrate reconsideration of ‘spyPhone’ regime Apple on Friday said it intends to delay the introduction of its plan to commandeer customers’ own devices to scan their iCloud-bound photos for illegal child exploitation imagery, a concession to the broad backlash that followed from the initiative.… …read more Source:: Register

Take-Two Sues Enthusiasts Behind GTA Fan Projects Re3, ReVC

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TorrentFreak: Take-Two Interactive has sued several programmers and enthusiasts said to be behind the popular re3 and reVC Grand Theft Auto fan projects. The lawsuit says that after the company filed a DMCA takedown notice to remove the projects from Github, the defendants filed a bad faith counter…

Apple employees demand change in open letter to Tim Cook – CNET

Among the requests in the letter are fair compensation and re-investigation of reports of discrimination and harassment. …read more Source:: CNet

Best Buy Labor Day sale live now: SSDs, TVs, indoor herb kits and more – CNET

The Best Buy Labor Day sale has kicked off — here are the best deals available so far. …read more Source:: CNet

Apple Shows Interest in RISC-V Chips, a Competitor To iPhones’ Arm Tech

Apple wants to hire a programmer who knows about RISC-V, a processor technology that competes with the Arm designs that power iPhones, iPads and newer Macs. The company’s interest emerged in a job posting for a “RISC-V high performance programmer” that Apple published Thursday. From a report: It’s not clear exactly what Apple’s plans are…

Hulu: The 39 best TV shows to watch this weekend – CNET

Time to vamp with the third season of What We Do in the Shadows. …read more Source:: CNet