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August 18, 2022

Nvidia GeForce Now on Chrome is Getting a Big Upgrade To 1440p and 120fps

Nvidia is upgrading its GeForce Now game streaming service to support 1440p resolution at 120fps in a Chrome or Edge browser. GeForce Now members on the […]
August 18, 2022

Quebec’s Caisse Writes Off Celsius, Saying Bet Was ‘Too Soon’

Quebec’s $303 billion pension manager has written off its stake in bankrupt cryptocurrency lender Celsius Network, with its chief executive officer conceding the fund invested “too […]
August 18, 2022

Japan Wants Young People To Drink More Alcohol

The Japanese government has been hit in the pocket by an unusual problem — its young people aren’t drinking enough. From a report: Since the pandemic […]
August 18, 2022

The Upcoming Pixel Tablet Could Ship With a 64-Bit Only Version of Android 13

An anonymous reader quotes a report from XDA Developers: While Apple switched to 64-bit-only support with iOS 11 in 2017, Android still supports legacy 32-bit applications. […]
August 18, 2022

Hidden ‘Hunger Stones’ Reveal Drought Warnings From the Past

atcclears shares a report from ScienceAlert: An intense drought is shrinking rivers across Europe, revealing stones carved centuries ago to give future generations a warning of […]
August 18, 2022

Rocket Lab Will Self-Fund a Mission To Search For Life In the Clouds of Venus

FallOutBoyTonto shares a report from Ars Technica: Never let it be said that Rocket Lab founder Peter Beck lacks a flamboyant streak. […] On Tuesday evening […]
August 17, 2022

FDA Approves First Cell-Based Gene Therapy, Becomes Most Expensive Drug In US

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Reuters: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved bluebird bio’s gene therapy for patients with a rare […]
August 17, 2022

Impact Crater May Be Dinosaur Killer’s Baby Cousin

Researchers have discovered a second impact crater on the other side of the Atlantic that could have finished off what was left of the dinosaurs, after […]
August 17, 2022

Top Seven Everyday IT Tasks You Should be Automating

IT professionals have a tough but vital job. The rapid proliferation of different device types combined with the complexities of managing hybrid and in-office IT ecosystems […]