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08  novembre     20h08
Facebook Considering Retail Stores as it Looks to Build its Metaverse
Josh Norem    Facebooks’ extermination of the Unfollow Everything extension isn’t the first off-putting thing they’ve done as of late . . . or the second, or the third. (Photo: Greg Bulla Unsplash) (Photo: Greg Bulla Unsplash)By now we’ve all heard that Facebook is rebranding to Meta, with the...
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NASA Still Working to Repair Hubble After Latest Error
Ryan Whitwam    Hubble reported an error on October 23rd due to a loss of data synchronization messages. Two days later, another batch of messages were lost, causing the instrument to enter safe mode. Again. The post NASA Still Working to Repair Hubble After Latest Error appeared first on ExtremeTech.
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Intel Pays VIA 125M For Centaur Technology’s x86 Design Team
Joel Hruska    The Robert N. Boyce Building in Santa Clara, California, is the world headquarters for Intel Corporation. This photo is from Jan. 23, 2019. (Credit: Walden Kirsch Intel Corporation) VIA and Intel have signed a 125 million deal, reportedly for Via’s Austin engineering team. The...
05  novembre     18h33
Australia Aims to Launch Water-Hunting Lunar Rover in 2024
Ryan Whitwam    The robot, designed in cooperation with the University of Technology Sydney, will search for signs of water on the lunar surface, which could help support future exploration efforts. The post Australia Aims to Launch Water-Hunting Lunar Rover in 2024 appeared first on ExtremeTech.
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Verizon, AT&T Delay 5G C-Band Launch Over Aircraft Interference Concerns
Ryan Whitwam    A 5G millimeter wave cell site on a light pole in Minneapolis. The C-band rollout was previously set for December 5th, but the Wall Street Journal now reports it will be January 5th at the earliest. At issue is the potential interference with the safety systems of some aircraft. ...
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Robbers Make Off With a Truckload of RTX 30-Series GPUs
Josh Norem    Gamers hoping to score an RTX 30-Series GPU have so far had to battle with bots, miners, and scalpers in their quest to buy a new GPU, and now we can add one more enemy to the list: highway robbers. The post Robbers Make Off With a Truckload of RTX 30-Series GPUs appeared first on ExtremeTech.
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Overwatch 2, Diablo IV Delayed Indefinitely
Adrianna Nine    This is the second time the titles have been pushed out without a definitive release date. The post Overwatch 2, Diablo IV Delayed Indefinitely appeared first on ExtremeTech.
04  novembre     18h00
Nintendo Will Produce 20% Fewer Switch Consoles Due to Chip Shortages
Adrianna Nine    This means 6 million fewer Switch units will be on the market than originally expected. The post Nintendo Will Produce 20% Fewer Switch Consoles Due to Chip Shortages appeared first on ExtremeTech.
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Modder Open Sources iPhone USB-C Mod
Ryan Whitwam    If you were hoping it was as simple as drilling a hole and soldering a few wires, you’re in for disappointment. The post Modder Open Sources iPhone USB-C Mod appeared first on ExtremeTech.
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Astronomers Now Have a Better Idea Where Planet 9 Isn’t
Ryan Whitwam    Nobody has found Planet Nine yet, but at least we’ve almost figured out where to look. Image: NASA Efforts to find the alleged planet are still in the early phases, but Brown and Batygin just finished a major survey with the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) telescope. They didn’t...