Category: Technology

Security researcher details how mom helped break into prison computer network

Strand usually conducts these tests on his own but as he shared during last week’s RSA Conference in San Francisco, for a 2014 job, he enlisted the help of an accomplice that the target never saw coming: his mother. A South Dakota correctional facility enlisted Strand’s help to test its digital security but he threw […]

Honeywell to launch the world’s most powerful quantum computer by mid 2020

Not simply a measure of qubits, quantum volume additionally considers the connectivity and low error rate of qubits. Honeywell said it has a team of more than 100 engineers, scientists and software developers working on its quantum computer. It anticipates increasing its quantum volume by an order of magnitude each year for at least the […]

Goodyear’s newest smart-tire concept ‘prints’ tread on the fly

Tire manufacturers come up with a lot of creative ideas for moving your car down the road, even if most never see the light of day. Five years ago, Goodyear had a concept for a tire that would charge electric vehicles as they moved. Last year it came up with the Aero, a unibody tire-wheel […]

Analogue brings back its premium NES clone for one last run

Dubbed the Nt mini v2, the new console features an updated and “perfected” NES cartridge slot as well as a refreshed user interface. Buyers also get updated branding, new packaging and a new 8BitDo 2.4g controller bundled in. Aesthetically, you’re looking at an aluminum anodized chassis with a gun metal finish, gold-plated I/O ports and […]

Dell video reveals 10th-gen Comet Lake desktop CPUs are on their way

In a clip for Dell’s XPS Tower and XPS Tower Special Edition, it’s stated that they feature “10th Gen Intel Core Processors,” marking the first time we’ve seen the non-mobile version of these chips. Sadly, the video has just been set to private, but you can view a screen grab of the reveal above. There […]

Control and Death Stranding dominate Bafta Awards with 11 nominations each

Eleven nominations is a record for the Bafta games awards, but Death Stranding isn’t competing for the Best Game award. In addition to Control, Luigi’s Mansion 3, Disco Elysium, Outer Wilds, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, and Untitled Goose Game are all up for the most coveted prize of the night. Picking the Best Game won’t […]

Amazon launches pilot program to speed up same-day shipping

On Monday, Amazon announced that it had built “mini-fulfillment centers” in Dallas, Orlando, Philadelphia, and Phoenix that will allow it to deliver packages in a matter of hours in those cities. The pilot program’s new delivery schedule can be seen below. “Up to 3 million items across dozens of categories that are marked ‘Today by’ can now […]