Day: November 11, 2021

Old Microsoft is back: If the latest Windows 11 really wants to use Edge, it will use Edge no matter what

The days of redirecting microsoft-edge: links to a non-Redmond browser are, for now, over Microsoft Windows 11 build 22494, released last week, appears to prevent links associated with the Microsoft Edge browser from being handled by third-party applications, a change one developer argues is anticompetitive.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

AI Skin Cancer Diagnoses Risk Being Less Accurate For Dark Skin

AI systems being developed to diagnose skin cancer run the risk of being less accurate for people with dark skin, research suggests. From a report: The potential of AI has led to developments in healthcare, with some studies suggesting image recognition technology based on machine learning algorithms can classify skin cancers as successfully as human…

Foxconn to buy Lordstown Motors’ plant, may help build Endurance pickup – Roadshow

Though it may be a long time before the Endurance is actually ready for production, if the two sides agree to something. …read more Source:: CNet

Red (Taylor’s Version): Release date, tracklist, why Taylor Swift is rerecording her albums – CNET

A short film for the song All Too Well will also debut on Friday. Here’s where and when to watch it. …read more Source:: CNet

TVs we love: The screens that ZDNet writers binge-watch on

TVs come in all shapes and sizes but which ones reside in the living rooms of ZDNet’s writers and editors? Read on to learn about our love-hate relationships with our TVs, and what we’re eyeing for our next upgrades. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Google Caught Hackers Using a Mac Zero-Day Against Hong Kong Users

Google researchers caught hackers targeting users in Hong Kong exploiting what were at the time unknown vulnerabilities in Apple’s Mac operating system. According to the researchers, the attacks have the hallmarks of government-backed hackers. From a report: On Thursday, Google’s Threat Analysis Group (TAG), the company’s elite team of hacker hunters, published a report detailing…

Invest in These 3 Key Security Technologies to Fight Ransomware

Ransomware volumes are up 1000%. Aamir Lakhani, cybersecurity researcher and practitioner at FortiGuard Labs , discusses secure email, network segmentation and sandboxing for defense. …read more Source:: Threatpost

Get up to $25 off Nintendo Switch games right now – CNET

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild​, Mario Kart 8 and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate are on sale before Black Friday. …read more Source:: CNet

The Chevy Corvette Z06 GT3 R aims to bring the race car to everyone – Roadshow

Any private team will be able to buy a turn-key race car kitted out for a variety of GT3 championships. …read more Source:: CNet

Cybersecurity education company touts 3-6 month program for unemployed veterans

Cybint is trying to address veteran unemployment through its 3-6 month program that trains novices in all things security. …read more Source:: ZDNet