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September 6, 2022

US Wants To Give Global Chipmakers a 25% Tax Credit On New Fabs

Leading foundry operators stand to benefit from a 25 percent investment tax credit (ITC) on domestic fab projects, according to a document published by the US […]
September 6, 2022

Mike Fahey, ‘The Soul of Kotaku’, Dies At 49

Mike Fahey, longtime senior reporter of Kotaku, has passed away at age 49 after years of health complications. In a post published today, current and former […]
September 6, 2022

Big Tech’s $95 Million Spending Spree Leaves Antitrust Bill On Brink of Defeat

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bloomberg: A high-profile push by Congress to rein in the nation’s biggest internet companies is at risk of failing […]
September 6, 2022

China Accuses US of ‘Tens of Thousands’ of Cyberattacks

Beijing this week accused the United States of launching “tens of thousands” of cyberattacks on China and pilfering troves of sensitive data, including from a public […]
September 6, 2022

How China Has Added To Its Influence Over the iPhone

This fall, Apple will make some of its flagship iPhones outside China for the first time, a small but significant change for a company that has […]
September 6, 2022

FCC Has Obtained Detailed Broadband Maps From ISPs for the First Time Ever

The Federal Communications Commission has collected precise broadband availability information from Internet service providers for the first time and aims to release a first draft of […]
September 6, 2022

Research shows spear phishing continues to grow

The 2021 FBI Internet Crime Report reveals that spear phishing scams snagged more victims than any other type of internet scam last year. Phishing and related tactics […]
September 6, 2022

Scientists Have Made a Human Microbiome From Scratch

To better understand how microbes affect our health, researchers combined 119 species of bacteria naturally found in the human body. From a report: Our bodies are […]
September 6, 2022

How to use the Shell command in Windows 11 to access the AppsFolder

Power users of Windows 11 may want to access their applications quicker by bypassing the Start Menu. The Shell command and some insider knowledge makes that […]