Bitcoin miners set up private power plant, garners wrath of environmentalists as it threaten climate action- Technology News, Firstpost

Bitcoin miners set up private power plant, garners wrath of environmentalists as it threaten climate action- Technology News, Firstpost 1

2021-10-18 12:00:59 The Associated PressOct 18, 2021 15:30:59 IST An obstacle to large-scale bitcoin mining is finding enough cheap energy to run the huge, power-gobbling computer arrays that create and transact cryptocurrency. One mining operation in central New York came up with a novel solution that has alarmed environmentalists. It uses its own power plant. […]

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 second opinion: Big steps forward, small steps behind

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 second opinion: Big steps forward, small steps behind 2

2021-10-16 16:00:13 The emergence of the Samsung Galaxy Fold was a landmark moment for the smartphone industry, as it and the Huawei Mate X were the first two foldable phones from major manufacturers. Reality soon bit hard though, as it was discovered shortly before launch that the Galaxy Fold had major screen and durability issues. […]

Major FIFA 22 Title Update 1 patch is now live on PS4, PS5 and Xbox

Major FIFA 22 Title Update 1 patch is now live on PS4, PS5 and Xbox 3

2021-10-14 11:30:45 BREAKING: The first update for FIFA 22, named Title Update 1, is now available on all platforms including PC, Stadia, Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X, PlayStation 4 (PS4) and PlayStation 5 (PS5), bringing with it huge changes. Video Loading Video Unavailable The video will auto-play soon8Cancel Play now New HyperMotion feature comes to […]

Best Cheap Drone Deals for October 2021: DJI and Parrot | Digital Trends

Best Cheap Drone Deals for October 2021: DJI and Parrot | Digital Trends 6

2021-10-09 15:17:16 Drones are fun! And in the recent past, drones have become so popular and accessible, that drone prices are actually dropping. Affordable drones are now in reach of most people and no longer just a toy for people with loads of expendable income. Today, you can find good but cheap drones for less […]

How to Use a Light Meter App to Shoot Film

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2021-10-10 16:00:29 LightField Studios/Shutterstock.com Learning to use a 35mm film camera can be intimidating. There’s no screen to check, so you need some way to gauge exposure without burning through frames the way you would with a digital SLR. A light meter app can save the day. Why Do You Need a Light Meter? If […]

Tar balls, oiled birds, and months of cleanup on California’s beaches

Tar balls, oiled birds, and months of cleanup on California’s beaches 18

2021-10-08 16:00:26 Coastal communities are still reeling from a recent oil spill off Southern California that coated shorelines and marine life in black tar. Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency after a pipeline ruptured late last week, unleashing an oil slick spanning 8,320 acres on waters near some of California’s most iconic beaches. […]

Whistle-Blower Says Facebook ‘Chooses Profits Over Safety’

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2021-10-04 03:11:08 John Tye, the founder of Whistleblower Aid, a legal nonprofit that represents people seeking to expose potential lawbreaking, was contacted this spring through a mutual connection by a woman who claimed to have worked at Facebook. The woman told Mr. Tye and his team something intriguing: She had access to tens of thousands […]

13 Great Deals on AirPods Max, Earbuds, Speakers, and More

13 Great Deals on AirPods Max, Earbuds, Speakers, and More 20

2021-10-02 13:00:00 Happy October! After a burning hot summer, it’s high time to bust out the sweaters and settle in with a spooky movie (just ignore that it’s still 80+ degrees in much of the US.). If you’re in need of a new pair of headphones, this might be the weekend to spring for some, […]

Elder-friendly technology is a growing market

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2021-09-24 15:30:00 In the grim pits of 2020, ElliQ recited a poem to 81-year-old Deanna Dezern. Dezern doesn’t remember what the poem was called or who wrote it, but she says that thematically, it was about persistence and determination — qualities that resonate during a world-altering pandemic. Dezern needed reassurance; she’d spent the last year […]

We are sleepwalking into AI-augmented work

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2021-09-25 17:40:13 The Transform Technology Summits start October 13th with Low-Code/No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! A recent New York Times article concludes that new AI-powered automation tools such as Codex for software developers will not eliminate jobs but simply be a welcome aid to augment programmer productivity. This is consistent with the argument […]