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Samsung starts mass producing of smallest 2nd-Gen 8GB RAM

Samsung starts mass producing of smallest 2nd-Gen 8GB RAM

The 8Gb DDR4 RAM is claimed to have a 30 percent productivity gain over its predecessor, while boosting performance and efficiency levels by 10 and 15 percent respectively. It is now manufacturing 10-nanometer parts, but will soon move to an 8-nanometer process using roughly the same tech. For achieving this Samsung says it has used a "high-sensitivity cell data sensing system and a progressive "air spacer" scheme".


German researchers beat Windows 10 face recognition using a photo

German researchers beat Windows 10 face recognition using a photo

Microsoft developed Hello to add an extra layer of biometric protection to the Windows 10 operating system. This feature is only available for the members using Netflix's premium plan and also those who have a compatible device. It's available both through the website in Microsoft Edge and the Windows 10 app . "With paper printouts of this type, it is possible to successfully bypass Windows Hello Face Authentication in different versions of Windows 10 with different hardware and ...


Facebook Facial Recognition Wants to Manage Your Identity

Facebook Facial Recognition Wants to Manage Your Identity

Lack of control over the use of facial recognition algorithms on user images prompted a lawsuit against Facebook in 2015. "Our technology analyzes the pixels in photos you're already tagged in and generates a string of numbers we call a template".


Amazon Fire TV gets Firefox and Silk web browsers support

Amazon Fire TV gets Firefox and Silk web browsers support

Mozilla on Wednesday announces the expand Firefox support to Amazon Fire TV . Mozilla has just announced that the Firefox web browser is now available on Amazon's Fire TV platform and, yes, it can play web videos, including YouTube. This will load the Firefox details page, after which you need to select the "Get" button to install. It's yet to arrive on the third-gen Fire TV probably due to a new version of Amazon Fire OS.


LG unveils new Nano IPS HDR600 monitors

LG unveils new Nano IPS HDR600 monitors

LG has announced three new high-end monitors , ahead of CES 2018 , all of which feature LG's Nano IPS technology. Furthermore, LG also plans to launch the 34WK95U model, another HDR 600 monitor, with a flat 34-inch 5K (5,120×2,160).


PUBG Leaves Early Access, NVIDIA Releases new Game Ready Driver for it

PUBG Leaves Early Access, NVIDIA Releases new Game Ready Driver for it

Over on Twitter , PUBG developer Bluehole tells us its plans for the release of version 1.0. In anticipation of PUBG leaving Early Access, our leaderboards will be reset on Dec 19 6PM PST / Dec 20 3AM CET / Dec 20 11AM KST. Playerunknown's Battlegrounds is set to have a full release on Windows PC today. Patch notes will accompany the launch, but it's expected to include vaulting and climbing, full 3D replays and the new Miramar desert map .