Day: October 10, 2021

Timothée Chalamet reveals first look at himself as a young Willy Wonka – CNET

What do you get when you gobble down sweets? …read more Source:: CNet

Best Apple Watch deals: Save $30 on the Apple Watch SE, $50 on Series 6 – CNET

The new Series 7 ships soon, but there’s a nice discount on earlier models right now. …read more Source:: CNet

Surface Pro 8 vs. Surface Pro 7: Microsoft’s latest 2-in-1 is bigger, better than before – CNET

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 8 houses a larger display, new processor and more. But depending on your needs, the older model may still be best for you. …read more Source:: CNet

What Really Motivated the Breaches of Twitch and Epik?

The Washington Post explores recent breaches at Twitch and Epik — and asks whether they really signal an upsurge in “hacktivism”: The perpetrators of these hacks are distancing themselves from financially driven cybercriminals and ransomware gangs by portraying their attacks as moral crusades against what they said were the companies’ sins. In celebratory notes released…

Apple’s iPhone 13 is missing 5 useful features you can get on Android phones – CNET

The iPhone 13 offers plenty of upgrades, but Samsung, Google, Xiaomi and other Android phone-makers are still ahead in some ways. …read more Source:: CNet

With Luos Rapid Embedded Deployment Is Simplified

Those of us tasked with developing firmware for embedded systems have a quite a few hurdles to jump through compared to those writing for the desktop or mobile platforms. Solved problems such as code reuse or portability are simply harder. It was with considerable interest that we learnt of another approach to hardware abstraction, called…

iPhone 14 rumors: Release date, price, camera specs and notchless display buzz – CNET

Apple’s 2022 flagship lineup is probably about a year away, but that hasn’t stopped the gossip about the next iPhone. …read more Source:: CNet

All Linux and Mac Computers Get Their Time Zones From the Same Database

“All Linux and Mac-based computers pull their time zones from a massively important database — the time zone database,” explains Medium’s tech site OneZero. And this vastly crucial project is ultimately overseen by one man who Medium calls “The Time Zone King.” The process of defining time zones is centralized. This is actually quite a…

See Homer and Marge Simpson walk the runway as Paris Fashion Week models – CNET

Luxury brand Balenciaga taps the residents of Springfield to show off its spring/summer collection for next year. …read more Source:: CNet

Our iPhone SE 3 wishlist: 6 upgrades we’re hoping to see in Apple’s next affordable iPhone – CNET

We want to see 5G support, longer battery life, a newer processor and more in Apple’s next iPhone SE. …read more Source:: CNet