Google Makes Public Their Open-Source PSP Security Protocol

Hearing “open-source”, “PSP”, and “security” all together got me excited with my initial reaction thinking it was about AMD’s Platform Security Processor (PSP) albeit that’s not the case here. Google’s PSP announced today is the “PSP Security Protocol” and is designed for dealing with cryptographic hardware offloading at data center scale and used by Google already in production…

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Upgraded Linux-Friendly Framework Laptop Shifts To Intel 12th Gen “Alder Lake”

The Framework Laptop is a modular laptop design that launched a year ago and is designed to be upgrade-friendly and allows users for switching out lots of components from different ports to the motherboard itself. And the laptop is Linux-friendly — see my Framework Laptop review from last year. For new systems or those wishing to upgrade their laptop’s motherboard, Intel Core 12th Gen “Alder Lake” is now available…

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Sources: Apple executives previewed the upcoming MR headset to its board last week, as the company ramps up the development of its reality OS (Mark Gurman/Bloomberg)

Mark Gurman / Bloomberg: Sources: Apple executives previewed the upcoming MR headset to its board last week, as the company ramps up the development of its reality OS  —  Apple Inc. executives previewed its upcoming mixed-reality headset to the company’s board last week, indicating that development of the device …

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(PR) SK hynix Announces Availability of the PCIe 4.0 Platinum P41 SSD

SK hynix Inc. today announced availability of the “Platinum P41” PCIe Gen4 NVMe SSD that distills technical excellence driven by unmatched speeds and reliability. The Platinum series represents the company’s flagship retail lineup geared towards gamers and content creators looking to turbo-boost PC performance. Launched as SK hynix’s first PCIe 4.0 SSD built with advanced 176-layer NAND flash memory, the Platinum P41 is now available for purchase on Amazon in the U.S. in 500 GB, 1 TB and 2 TB …

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AMD to Announce Three Chipsets for AM5 at Computex

AMD should hopefully have an interesting keynote during Computex next week and it now looks like the company is getting ready to announce no less than three chipsets for its upcoming AM5 platform at the show. If the new chipsets will be part of the actual keynote or not, we’re not certain, but we’ve been told by industry sources that AMD will offer three different chipsets for the AM5 platform at launch. The three new chipsets will be X670E, X670 …

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Fastly acquires Glitch, the web coding service formerly called Fog Creek Software; Glitch CEO Anil Dash will join Fastly as its VP of developer experience (Jacob Kastrenakes/The Verge)

Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge: Fastly acquires Glitch, the web coding service formerly called Fog Creek Software; Glitch CEO Anil Dash will join Fastly as its VP of developer experience  —  The coding platform will continue under the new owner  —  Fastly, a major provider of cloud services, announced today that it’s acquiring Glitch …

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Foxconn Eyeing Malaysia for Semiconductor Fab

Foxconn’s ambitions as a semiconductor player are growing with yet another potential joint venture being announced, this time in Malaysia. Hang on, Foxconn doesn’t make semiconductors you might be thinking right now, but the company has actually owned semiconductor fabs since 2016, when it acquired Sharp and ended up with an 8-inch fab in Fukuyama in Japan. Foxconn has also tried to buy an 8-inch fab in Malaysia in 2020, as well as trying to take over Taiwanese non-volatile memory …

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Jakarta-based payments infrastructure startup Xendit raises a $300M Series D led by Coatue and Insight, after raising a $150M Series C in September 2021 (Gené Teare/Crunchbase News)

Gené Teare / Crunchbase News: Jakarta-based payments infrastructure startup Xendit raises a $300M Series D led by Coatue and Insight, after raising a $150M Series C in September 2021  —  Jakarta-based Xendit, a payments infrastructure company operating in Indonesia and the Philippines, has raised a $300 million Series D led …

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(PR) Sony Electronics Introduces Additional Model to LinkBuds Series, a New Frontier for Headphones – LinkBuds S

Sony Electronics Inc. today announced their newest addition to the LinkBuds series: LinkBuds S. The latest model empowers a new sound experience through Sony’s sensing technology and partner collaboration, while retaining a “Never Off” wearing experience perfect for staying connected to online and offline worlds due to their ultra-small and lightweight design with natural ambient sound. By leveraging sensor and spatial sound technology, they deliver new and immersive sound for AR games such as Niantic’s game Ingress. for consumers looking …

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(PR) Alphacool Announces NexXxos HPE ST-20mm Slim Radiator

Alphacool’s NexXxoS HPE radiator is now also available as ST20 variant. The compact slim radiator can be mounted very flexibly and space-saving even in the tightest cases due to its low height of only 20 mm. Technically and functionally, the NexXxos HPE ST20 is comparable to the HPE-30 and HPE-45 versions. All water-bearing parts and the cooling fins are still made of pure copper. The number of water channels and copper fins inside the radiator has been increased with the …

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