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Posted on Tuesday July 23, 2024
If you want the highest refresh rate gaming monitor on the market right now, then the e-sports-focused Asus ROG Swift Pro PG248QP with its 540Hz TN (or Esports TN) panel is one choice. The other is the Zowie XL2586X, also capable of 540Hz.Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Tuesday July 23, 2024
Microsoft has provided additional information regarding the scale of last week's global CrowdStrike meltdown and how IT professionals can repair the damage. However, the company's options to prevent similar incidents are somewhat limited.Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday July 22, 2024
The US military is installing modular state-of-the-art satellite jammers capable of disrupting Russian or Chinese communications, should the need arise. Even though the hardware is ground-based, the US Space Force will oversee installation and operation. The technology is already past prototyping. The military tested the system at two different locations...Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday July 22, 2024
Security company CrowdStrike has caused disruptions to millions of Windows systems over the past few days, just months after similar issues affected Linux-based machines. The latest global IT outage led to significant disruptions across industries, particularly for businesses that rely heavily on digital and cashless payment systems.Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday July 22, 2024
According to a report from the Sydney-based Climate Energy Finance (CEF) think tank, China will meet its aggressive 1,200 gigawatt renewable target for 2030 by the end of this month – a staggering 6.5 years ahead of schedule.Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday July 22, 2024
In May 2024, Earth was hit by the largest geomagnetic storm recorded in over 20 years. This space phenomenon, usually triggered by massive eruptions of highly energetic electromagnetic radiation from the Sun's atmosphere, caused unprecedented auroras visible around the world. According to a recent paper, it also forced LEO satellites...Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday July 22, 2024
Professor Andrew Sweetman, lead author on the study, was part of a team sampling the seabed of the Clarion-Clipperton Zone in the Pacific Ocean to determine what sort of impact deep-sea mining would have on the region. Sensor data revealed unexpected oxygen readings, prompting the team to recalibrate their equipment...Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday July 22, 2024
The new ROG Ally X uses the same AMD SoC as before, but manages to offer improved battery life, ergonomics, and more RAM. Windows 11 is still a pain in a handheld though, and the device is steeply priced at $899.Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday July 22, 2024
The Phone Link app allows you to receive phone calls, SMS, manage apps, and view photos on your PC by linking your Android device or iPhone. This latest version also lets you choose whether audio plays on your PC or phone.Read Entire Article Continue Reading »
Posted on Monday July 22, 2024
The urgency stems from the disclosure of a critical vulnerability (CVE-2024-32896) in June that affected Google's Pixel devices, which was serious enough for the US government to order federal employees to update their Pixels by July 4. Initially believed to be a Pixel-exclusive issue, Google later acknowledged that the flaw...Read Entire Article Continue Reading »