Is Ampere Computing Building The Apple Compute Of The Cloud Datacenter?

I started my tech career in 1990 selling NCR’s UNIX and X86-based Intel servers to large financial institutions. Back then, mini-computers were all the rage and Intel-based servers were not even considered industrial strength enough for the data center but good enough for print servers. My how things have changed- X86-based servers now dominate the … Read more

Kindle Scribe, Halo Rise, new Echos, Fire TV

Amazon unveils new smart TV, the Fire TV Omni QLED Series starting at $799.99 Amazon Fire TV Omni Series in QLED Amazon Amazon just announced a new TV: The Amazon Fire TV Omni Series in QLED. Aside from its QLED display, the TV has Dolby Vision IQ and HDR10+ Adaptive for the first time. Support … Read more

Squeak! Squeak! You can track Colorado’s climate-threatened pikas with a new app

Hikers in the Rocky Mountain West have a new tool to help scientists monitor pikas, animals known for looking a bit like stuffed animals and squeaking loudly whenever someone invades their alpine homes. Pika Patrol, a mobile phone app designed by Colorado researchers and conservation groups, gives citizen scientists a portal to observe and track … Read more

China’s new electric cars cost more to insure than fuel-powered cars

In China, new energy vehicles typically receive green license plates – which is often easier for residents to apply for versus the blue license plate of a traditional fuel-powered car. Vcg | Visual China Group | Getty Images BEIJING — While Chinese companies churn out new electric cars, local insurance firms think they’re more expensive … Read more

This Deluxe Steam Deck Kickstand Makes A Huge Difference

Photo: : Kotaku While the Steam Deck, Valve’s souped-up mini PC, offers a wealth of gaming experiences in a portable format, the lack of a kickstand has been a sore spot. Enter the Deck mate: A simple, plastic bracket that lets you attach not just a very handy kickstand, but also several other specialized mounting … Read more

KAUST selects HPE to build the Middle East’s most powerful supercomputer

RIYADH — Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced that King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) has selected HPE to build its next-generation supercomputer, Shaheen III, to deliver state-of-the-art supercomputing and artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities for advancing research in fields such as food, water, energy and the environment. Supercomputing capacity has become increasingly vital to … Read more

How India is trying to turn itself into a semiconductor powerhouse

The government of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has looked to boost the country’s chipmaking prowess. Money Sharma | AFP | Getty Images India could have a large role to play in the semiconductor industry, analysts say, as the world’s fifth-largest economy looks to boost its domestic chip sector. Along with other countries like the … Read more

Alphabet CEO Pichai Continues to Sound Alarm About the Economy

Alphabet (GOOGLE) the parent company of Google, wants to avoid unpleasant surprises. The firm is convinced that a sharp slowdown in growth will have an impact on advertising revenues, its main source of income. For a few months now, the group has therefore been trying to prepare for a dark scenario as the Federal Reserve … Read more

Perils and promises of quantum computing are approaching

The stark warning came from one of the tech world’s most prominent CEOs. Sitting before an audience at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, three years ago, Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai said quantum computing has the power to transform humanity’s understanding of the natural world, enabling scientists to create new drugs and better batteries, … Read more

These 20 stocks in the S&P skidded as much as 21.5% during another brutal week for the market

Another difficult week for US stocks ended with shares of oil producers sliding and Ford Motor Co. tumbling further are concerns over supply shortages. The S&P 500 SPX fell 1.7% on Friday for a one-week decline of 4.6%, as investors continued to fret about the Federal Reserve’s interest-rate increases to temper inflation. Among components of … Read more