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Nvidia v Adobe: Fixing Your Pictures

To restore old or spoiled photos, it often takes a lot of time and effort, and each lost fragment often requires meticulous restoration manually at a per-pixel level. But, for more than a year, the development of an automated system has been in the works to end this painstaking process. Recently a team of NVIDIA engineers [...]

By | 2018-05-01T14:44:15+00:00 May 1st, 2018|IT news and stories|Comments Off on Nvidia v Adobe: Fixing Your Pictures

Intel: Some processors will no longer be protected.

If you have kept up with any IT news in the past year you may have seen that the beginning of this year, some Intel processors where found to have severe vulnerabilities that allowed attackers to steal user data that is processed thru the processor. Immediately representatives of Intel said that they will work on "patches", [...]

By | 2018-04-25T10:13:07+00:00 April 25th, 2018|IT news and stories, IT Security|Comments Off on Intel: Some processors will no longer be protected.

Moving on from SMS.

There are many alternative applications for text messaging. And yet, SMS is still the standard for text messages in Google's Android operating system. However, a new standard of text communication is being developed by the search engine giant and may appear on your device within a few months.    SMS to RCS The "Messages" application from Google, [...]

By | 2018-04-24T17:45:49+00:00 April 24th, 2018|IT news and stories|Comments Off on Moving on from SMS.

VPN’s and your Privacy

Free Wi-Fi, the sign we look for in hotels, McDonald's and every airport across the globe. It's wonderful to have Wi-Fi on demand especially with the high cost of data plans and other paid Wi-Fi services. However, these free portals to the Internet are potentially dangerous and could have major repercussions if you are not [...]

By | 2018-02-28T10:41:46+00:00 February 28th, 2018|IT news and stories|Comments Off on VPN’s and your Privacy

Samsung Annoucnes S9 & S9+

After several months of leaks and wild speculation, Samsung Electronics introduced their flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S9. The two-piece novelty became the embodiment of the best ideas of the manufacturer, which successfully proved themselves in last year's model, as well as a number of new developments, which had not been seen before in the production [...]

By | 2018-02-26T10:57:32+00:00 February 26th, 2018|Cell Phones, Hardware News, IT news and stories|Comments Off on Samsung Annoucnes S9 & S9+

Intel’s newest drivers learn to optimize graphics.

Intel has released a driver update for its processors with integrated graphics systems, through which they can automatically optimize the quality of graphics in video games for the capabilities of a particular computer. This new feature is similar in many respects to the NVIDIA GeForce Experience application, which was designed to maximize the performance of [...]

By | 2018-02-19T12:40:42+00:00 February 19th, 2018|IT news and stories|Comments Off on Intel’s newest drivers learn to optimize graphics.

A brief overview of all the security bugs that surfaced last week.

Cybercriminals do not sit idly by and continue to organize malicious campaigns that pursue different goals. Last week, it became known at once about several such operations, including campaigns to distribute a powerful rootkit for Android the malware Zyklon. After the New Year's calm.  Obth these and many more vulnerabilities were discovered this week, leading [...]

By | 2018-01-22T16:05:02+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|IT news and stories|Comments Off on A brief overview of all the security bugs that surfaced last week.

Tesla to Overhaul GPS System

Elon Musk, the head SpaceX and Tesla  actively uses social media to not only to publish news, but also to communicate with subscribers. Often from such conversations users can learn something new. For example, the other day Tesla announced a major software refresh that will establish a new navigation system in their cars. One of the subscribers [...]

By | 2018-01-22T10:40:38+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|IT news and stories|Comments Off on Tesla to Overhaul GPS System

Windows and Linux Servers Vulnerable to Virus-Mining

Specialists in cybersecurity from the IT Check Point companies, Ixia and Certego found that more than 700 servers on Windows and Linux are infected with the malicious software RubyMiner, used for the latent mining of cryptocurrency. The first attacks were noticed last week, but the epidemic took on a new face only a few days ago. Cybersecurity [...]

By | 2018-01-18T11:10:29+00:00 January 18th, 2018|IT news and stories, IT Security|Comments Off on Windows and Linux Servers Vulnerable to Virus-Mining