pcmag.comThe list of strange innovations this year includes a poop-analyzing toilet, smart perfume, and a headless robotic pet. CES delivers some real winners each year, but it also has a rich history as a breeding ground for weird technologies. In years past, the show has yielded peculiarities such as cell phone radiation-blocking underwear, a...

pcmag.comThe smartphone maker is now classed as a 'Communist Chinese military company' by the Department of Defense. (Photo: Xiaomi) Chinese electronics company Xiaomi has been added to a blacklist by the US Department of Defense following its classification as a "Communist Chinese military company." As CNBC reports, Xiaomi is one of nine new companies added to the list "in accordance with the …...

chip.de Aktuelle PraxistippsDas Dschungelcamp 2021, das als Dschungelshow stattfindet, können Sie online im Livestream anschauen. Wir zeigen Ihnen in dieser Anleitung, wie das auf dem PC sowie unter Android und iOS funktioniert. … ... mehr...

chip.de Aktuelle PraxistippsDie Nostradamus-Vorhersagen für das kommende Jahr scheinen fast genauso zu Silvester zu gehören wie "Dinner for One", Jahresrückblicke und Bleigießen. Dabei wird jedoch meist nicht über die Texte selbst, sondern über deren Deutung geredet. … ... mehr...

pcmag.comThe iPhone 12 Pro, Pro Max, and 2020 iPad Pro come equipped with a LiDAR scanner that adds an intriguing level of augmented reality. Here are just a few of the apps that can take advantage of this new feature. The Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) scanner in the iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max, and the 2020 iPad Pro measures distances more accurately to map out three-dimensional spaces. That …...

pcmag.comArtists and promoters have tried socially distant workarounds, but COVID-19 lockdowns have pretty much devastated the live music scene. These companies' products aim to help musicians and their fans make it through the pandemic. (Image: Getty) Last year was devastating for musicians and the live music industry. Many artists used the time to focus on recording new music instead of live performances, but the lack of festivals and small club shows was felt by music fans of all stripes in 2020.Artists and promoters tried …...

pcmag.comEligible workers won't have to choose between earning income and getting vaccinated. (Photo via Instacart) As states begin phased rollouts of the COVID-19 vaccine, Instacart is offering employees a small financial incentive to get the jab.Available to shift leads, in-store shoppers, and full-service shoppers starting Feb. 1, Instacart's new COVID-19 Vaccine Support Stipend provides workers an additional $25 "to ensure that, when …...

pcmag.comIt's the 'biggest front-end upgrade to Battle.net in years.' (Photo: Blizzard Entertainment) Battle.net is Blizzard Entertainment's answer to providing online games, a social network, digital distribution, and digital rights management from a single app. It's been around since 1996, but today the service received a huge update and finally made it to version 2.0.A beta of...

pcmag.com@PresElectBiden will become @POTUS on Jan. 20. (Photo by Aytac Unal/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images) The incoming Commander in Chief on Thursday launched a new Twitter account to help transition into his new role ahead of Inauguration Day. @PresElectBiden will be "the account for my official duties as president," the first (and, as …...

pcmag.comMagSafe is also thought to be making a return to Apple's laptops alongside more ports. Apple managed to impress everyone last year with just how good the first ARM-powered Macs were, and it looks to be getting even better this year if the latest rumors turn out to be true.As MacRumors reports, well-respected Apple …...

Heise Top NewsDas war's mit der Home-Office-CES: Auch ohne Ausprobiermöglichkeiten konnte sich die heise-Redaktion einen Eindruck der Tech-Zukunft bilden. Das ist die Bilanz....

pcmag.comThe Notes app gets a few upgrades with iOS 14 and iPadOS 14, including a smoother interface, a better search tool, a home screen widget, and new Apple Pencil capabilities....

pcmag.comCould alternate social media services bring about the online privacy we desperately need—or are they just as (or even more) dangerous than their mainstream counterparts? It's hard to trust big tech and social media when they know everything about you and what you do online. But are the alt-tech startups that have popped up in recent years any better? Could they bring about the online privacy we desperately need, or …...

Heise Top News2020 war zusammen mit 2016 das wärmste Jahr der Geschichte, hat die NASA ermittelt. Ohne den Einfluss von El Niño wäre es wohl anders gekommen....

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Microsoft Aktuelles ITWie können Sie interne Veranstaltungen Ihres Unternehmens mit Microsoft Teams Liveevents erfolgreich digitalisieren? Welche Best Practices gibt es?...

Microsoft Aktuelles ITDas intelligente „Social Engineering“-Tool fürs Risikomanagement wird zusammen mit Terranova Security bereitgestellt und trainiert das Benutzerverhalten....

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pcmag.comNews of the massive spending increase comes as Intel considers outsourcing its processor production to TSMC. (Photo by STR/AFP via Getty Images) TSMC, the chip manufacturer for Apple and AMD, plans on spending a record amount to bolster processor production in 2021. The Taiwanese semiconductor provider expects to spend between $25 billion and $28 billion on capital expenditures this year, up from …...

pcmag.comThe classic beat 'em up returns Way back in 2010, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game debuted on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 to much acclaim. Conceived as a tie-in game for the then-recently released live-action film, the Ubisoft Chengdu-developed title served as a fun take on the Brian Lee O’Malley comic book and a …...

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