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Lending Hands: Big Tech Pulls Strings as US Pushes Mass COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

Lending Hands: Big Tech Pulls Strings as US Pushes Mass COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the US has experienced a multitude of setbacks that range from a stunted economy, struggling public health infrastructure, and a problematic vaccine delivery system. To date, the US has documented over 24.5 million COVID-19 cases as the deadly virus has claimed the lives of more than 400,000 Americans. At present, the US Food ...

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Elon Musk, the founder of Tesla and SpaceX, has promised to pay $100 million to the creators of the best technology to capture and store carbon dioxide

Elon Musk, the founder of Tesla and SpaceX, has promised to pay $100 million to the creators of the best technology to capture and store carbon dioxide

Elon Musk, the founder of Tesla and SpaceX, promised to pay $100 million to the creators of the best technology for capturing and storing carbon dioxide. He announced the contest on his Twitter page. “I will donate $100 million as a prize for the best carbon capture technology,” Musk wrote. He also promised to reveal details of the proposal next ...

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U.S. Internet giants regain power over the web

U.S. Internet giants regain power over the web

The administration of Joe Biden, the new U.S. president, is beginning to undo all the changes that took place under Donald Trump. Unfortunately, corporations will now have even more power. Donald Trump and his team repealed net neutrality in 2017. While at first glance it may seem like they have made an assault on the freedom of the global web, ...

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Apple has come up with a solution to the Face ID problem in iPhones

Apple has come up with a solution to the Face ID problem in iPhones

Apple has come up with a solution to the problem of Face ID in the iPhone. This is reported by PatentlyApple. The publication, which monitors patents registered by the U.S. company, drew attention to another invention of Apple. Published on January 19 by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) application referred to the creation of a next-generation biometric sensor. ...

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Twitter blocked the account of the Chinese embassy in the U.S.

Twitter blocked the account of the Chinese embassy in the U.S.

The reason for the blocking was a tweet that said Uighur women in Xinjiang were not “baby-making machines.” Twitter blocked the account of the Chinese embassy in the United States over a tweet defending China’s policy in Xinjiang. According to the U.S. social network, the tweet violated its policy on “dehumanization.” The Chinese embassy posted a message on its @ChineseEmbinUS ...

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The era of algorithmic warfare has begun, Will Roper, assistant secretary of acquisition for the U.S. Air Force, announced in Popular Mechanics.

The era of algorithmic warfare has begun, Will Roper, assistant secretary of acquisition for the U.S. Air Force, announced in Popular Mechanics.

The era of algorithmic warfare has begun, Will Roper, assistant secretary of acquisition for the U.S. Air Force, announced in Popular Mechanics. “And as scary as it sounds, this is happening on a much larger battlefield, with commercial technology and startups as the weapons,” the specialist said. The procurement aide recalled that the U.S. Air Force currently uses an artificial ...

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Danger! A simple link kills Windows 10!

The Windows 10 operating system is becoming increasingly popular. The developers are positioning it not only as a more convenient but also as a more secure system, urging to switch to its use, abandoning other operating systems. However, and ordinary users, and, even more so computer experts, can give many proven examples when you can confidently prove otherwise. And here ...

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Laptop with a very unusual screen is patented

Laptop with a very unusual screen is patented

Laptops have become one of the most popular devices. They combine mobility with most of the features of a full-fledged PC. They are comfortable to use and provide more comfort when working compared to smartphones and tablets. But soon they can become even more comfortable. Microsoft has figured out how to improve the display of laptops and has already received ...

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AI managed to fool experts by writing comments on the state portal

AI managed to fool experts by writing comments on the state portal

Artificial intelligence is approaching the capabilities of ordinary humans. This is evident in its increasing ability to create fakes. For example, it has recently been found that AI is capable of writing comments in a way that living people would be able to do. Not only ordinary users but also experts cannot recognize fake “comments”. Everything from the style of ...

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Qualcomm revealed the new Snapdragon 870 mobile processor

Qualcomm revealed the new Snapdragon 870 mobile processor

Qualcomm has announced a new chipset for smartphones in the upper price segment, which was named Snapdragon 870. The chip is officially presented by the manufacturer. The Snapdragon 870 processor will occupy an intermediate position between the model’s Snapdragon 865+ and Snapdragon 888. If the first is already obsolete, the second will remain too expensive for sub flags, for which ...

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