Smartphone shipments are on the rise, buoyed by 5G, iOS devices: IDC - Mobile phone sales are rising, showing improvement in fourth quarter shipments despite... - https://www.computerworld.com/article/3711379/smartphone-shipments-are-on-the-rise-buoyed-by-5g-ios-devices-idc.html#tk.rss_all #smallandmediumbusiness #technologyindustry #smartphones #mobile #5g
On DTNS for Friday December 1, 2023 - Tristan from AI Named This Show runs down the OpenAI chatbots developers are making. Where can you find them and are they any good? Plus, Microsoft wants to make a third-party mobile game store and why remote work is here to stay.
Listen here: https://shows.acast.com/dtns/episodes/remotely-possible-dtns-4656
Amazon unleashes Q, an AI assistant for the workplace
Aimed at the office, Amazon Q can summarize docs and assist with programming tasks.
That time a JPL engineer almost killed a Mars Rover before it left Earth - Forget Martian dust devils, it's the peril of the blue smoke you have to worry about Engi... - https://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.com/2023/11/29/jpl_engineer_spirit_mars_rover/
Every Bitcoin payment 'uses a swimming pool of water'
As billions face water shortages, a new study warns of the cryptocurrency's thirst for water. #press
'Perfect solar system' found in search for alien life
Astronomers hope to learn how its six planets formed and whether any of them are home to life #press
Report: Apple and Goldman Sachs are breaking up over money-losing Apple Card
Goldman Sachs has lost billions of dollars on its consumer-focused businesses.
How Musk’s Anti-Union Stance Is Tested by Sweden Tesla Strike
Elon Musk’s Tesla Inc. is at loggerheads with a Swedish labor union demanding the right to negotiate pay deals on behalf of its local employees. While the dispute centers on an estimated 120 to 130 staff in Tesla repair shops, it’s affecting the wider business as workers in other sectors strike... #press
Google DeepMind's New AI Tool Helped Create Over 700 New Materials https://tech.slashdot.org/story/23/11/29/1631202/google-deepminds-new-ai-tool-helped-create-over-700-new-materials?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon
Chatbot Boom Has Cyber Experts Racing to Counter AI Hacking #press
Meta pulls the Quest 3's Elite battery Strap accessory from stores amidst reports that the accessory may fail to charge the VR headset. https://www.pcmag.com/news/meta-puts-quest-3-elite-battery-strap-sales-on-hold
The Hong Kong Judge Who Puts Fear Into China’s Deadbeat Builders
China’s real-estate bust is on full display in Linda Chan’s courtroom. #press
After 151 Years, Popular Science Will No Longer Offer a Magazine - After 151 years, Popular Science will no longer be available to purchase as a maga... - https://news.slashdot.org/story/23/11/27/2214203/after-151-years-popular-science-will-no-longer-offer-a-magazine?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed #books
After sudden shaking, there is a rush of visitors using the LastQuake app & the EMSC websites, as well as tweets on Twitter, which alerts the EMSC that a seismic event has probably occurred.👇
Rust in Linux: Where we are and where we're going next https://www.zdnet.com/article/rust-in-linux-where-we-are-and-where-were-going-next/ by @sjvn
Testing Various Properties Of LEGO-Compatible Axles - If you ever wondered what’d happen if you were to use LEGO Technic parts, but they... - https://hackaday.com/2023/11/14/testing-various-properties-of-lego-compatible-axles/ #materialtesting #toyhacks #lego