Eavesdropping Bugs in MediaTek Chips Affect 37% of All Smartphones and IoT Globally – Tempemail

Multiple security weaknesses have been disclosed in MediaTek system-on-chips (SoCs) that could have enabled a threat actor to elevate privileges and execute arbitrary code in the firmware of the audio processor, effectively allowing the attackers to carry out a “massive eavesdrop campaign” without the users’ knowledge. The discovery of the Continue Reading

Gordon Ramsay criticised for £31.50 fish and chips at new restaurant- Tempemail

Gordon Ramsay has been criticised on social media after it was revealed that the TV chef’s latest culinary venture is charging £31.50 for fish and chips. The River Restaurant at London’s Savoy Hotel is set to open on 11 October and is described on its website as a “beautifully classic, Continue Reading

Grimes and Lil Uzi Vert make plans to get ‘brain chips’ together following Elon Musk’s Neuralink announcement- Tempemail

Grimes and Lil Uzi Vert have announced plans on social media to get “brain chips” implanted together.  The strange interaction occurred on Sunday (8 February) after Lil Uzi tweeted “NEURALINK” in reference to Elon Musk’s plans to develop a computer interface that can be implanted in the human brain. Responding Continue Reading

Intel Adds Hardware-Enabled Ransomware Detection to 11th Gen vPro Chips – Tempemail

Intel and Cybereason have partnered to build anti-ransomware defenses into the chipmaker’s newly announced 11th generation Core vPro business-class processors. The hardware-based security enhancements are baked into Intel’s vPro platform via its Hardware Shield and Threat Detection Technology (TDT), enabling profiling and detection of ransomware and other threats that have Continue Reading

Apple Mac mini, MacBook Air and Pro with iPhone-like chips launch | Technology

Apple has announced the first in its series of ARM-powered Mac computers with the new MacBook Air, MacBook Pro and Mac mini, as it begins the transition from traditional Intel processors to those that run in the iPhone. The new machines mark the first stage of Apple’s huge effort to Continue Reading

Microsoft Surface Book 3 review: faster chips, same unique design | Microsoft

Microsoft’s unique power-laptop with detachable tablet screen is back for its third iteration, and other than new chips nothing has changed. Costing from £1,599, this isn’t your average laptop or tablet. The Surface Book 3 is Microsoft’s workhorse for those who need oodles of power, available in a 13.5in version Continue Reading

TSMC says it could fill order gap if unable to sell chips to Huawei – Hardware- Tempemail

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) could quickly fill the order gap created by the inability to sell to Huawei’s HiSilicon chip division due to US restrictions, the company’s chairman said on Tuesday. TSMC is caught between escalating trade tension between China and the United States, where the world’s biggest contract Continue Reading

Beats By Dre, Terra Chips, Samsung, Old Navy: Tempemail Marketing Awards USA 2020 winners- Tempemail

Daughters of the Evolution, Beats By Dre, Terra Chips, Samsung and Old Navy are among the brands who have won at Tempemail Marketing Awards USA 2020. Designed to honour the agencies, publishers, brands and platforms showing excellence and innovation, these awards bring together some of the biggest names in modern Continue Reading

Apple plans to sell Macs with its own chips from 2021 – Bloomberg – Hardware- Tempemail

Apple Inc plans to sell Mac computers with its own main processors by next year based on the chip designs currently used in its iPhones and iPads, Bloomberg reported on Thursday. The iPhone maker is working on three Mac processors based on the A14 processor in its next iPhone, suggesting Continue Reading