Neowin News Feed for: All Neowin News Feed for: All en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Microsoft should include more information about patches in Windows Update <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Windows users are required to manually check webpages to find out what an update fixes on their PC before they install it. Microsoft should integrate this information directly in Windows Update. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Sun, 28 Nov 2021 18:16:01 +0000 5-in-1 MagSafe Charging Station now just $43.96 with BFSAVE20 Promo Code <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With three wireless charging spots, a usb-a port, mag safe compatible phone and Apple Watch stand, this station powers up your devices all four at the same time — doubles as a bedside lamp too! <a href="">Read more...</a> (Neowin Deals) Sun, 28 Nov 2021 18:00:01 +0000 Fancy a 1TB PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSD with DRAM and heatsink selling at half price? Check this out <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks to the ongoing Cyber Monday and Black Friday sales, NVMe SSDs from Corsair, Gigabyte, and Samsung are all selling for excellent prices. We have made a compilation of the best deals. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sayan Sen) Sun, 28 Nov 2021 10:54:01 +0000 AMD, Intel, Nvidia seeing eye to eye on when the global chip shortage could finally end <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>AMD&#039;s Mark Papermaster. in a recent interview, stated that he believes the semiconductor market will be back to normalcy in 2023 starting in 2H 2022. Intel and Nvidia also agree with the timeframe. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sayan Sen) Sun, 28 Nov 2021 06:54:01 +0000 TWIRL 41: Galileo satellites set to be orbited by ‘Europeanised' Soyuz 2.1b variant <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In the upcoming week, we&#039;ll be getting several satellite launches. Among them will be the launch of two new Galileo satellites and 53 Starlink satellites. There are no manned missions this week. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sun, 28 Nov 2021 04:00:01 +0000 Xiaomi plans electric vehicle factory to produce 300,000 cars per year <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Xiaomi is going to build a car factory in Beijing. It will output 300,000 electric vehicles per year when running at capacity and should begin operations in 2024, based on previous comments. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sun, 28 Nov 2021 00:14:01 +0000 Patch out for Alder Lake Linux bug that reminds of the Windows 11 Ryzen CPPC issue <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Last week, an Alder Lake bug on Linux was found in Intel Turbo Boost Max, related to CPPC. This bug is very similar to a recent Ryzen bug on Windows 11. Patch for the issue has been committed. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sayan Sen) Sat, 27 Nov 2021 18:46:01 +0000 Don't OC but want an upgrade? Core i9-12900, i7-12700, and more, are coming soon to save you <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The specifications of Alder Lake-S locked (non-K) models have leaked out today via a couple of leaks. Alongside those, pictures of the physical CPU SKUs themselves have also been leaked. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sayan Sen) Sat, 27 Nov 2021 18:30:01 +0000 Microsoft Weekly: Defender for the win, trouble with Nextcloud, and ARM exclusivity <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>It&#039;s been a relatively slow week due to the holidays in the U.S., but there are still notable news items you might want to catch up on including a complaint against Microsoft in the EU. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Sat, 27 Nov 2021 18:16:01 +0000 Get this Price Dropped Degoo Premium Lifetime 10TB Backup Plan for just $60 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Stay secure with 10TB of encrypted backup storage from Degoo and never worry about losing your files ever again. Secure storage and transfers of more data than any other service, via Neowin Deals. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Neowin Deals) Sat, 27 Nov 2021 18:00:01 +0000 Weekend PC Game Deals: Autumn sales and Black Friday specials combine <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>This weekend&#039;s PC game deals include a sandbox titles-filled bundle from Humble, a freebie from Epic for nature and hunting fans, a single free event for a Ubisoft game, and hordes of specials. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Sat, 27 Nov 2021 09:30:02 +0000 Nextcloud-led coalition complains to the EU about Microsoft stifling competition <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A coalition led by Nextcloud is taking on Microsoft in the European Union. It says that Microsoft is acting anti-competitively by bundling OneDrive, Teams, and other software in Windows 11. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sat, 27 Nov 2021 01:42:02 +0000 Google Cloud instances are being hacked to mine crypto <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has said as many as 86% of hacked Google Cloud instances are being used to mine for cryptocurrencies. It said users should use better passwords and keep third-party software updated. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 26 Nov 2021 23:56:01 +0000 As early as 2025, we can already have Intel's 4th Gen ARC Druid discrete GPUs available <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In 2025, Intel plans to launch its fourth-gen ARC discrete graphics cards dubbed &quot;Druid&quot; according to an Intel ARC official. This means a launch cadence period of just one year for Intel&#039;s ARC GPUs. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sayan Sen) Fri, 26 Nov 2021 20:50:01 +0000 ICYMI: Razer Black Friday deals at Amazon are up to 56% off on gaming equipment <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Black Friday and Cyber Monday week has kicked off with a bunch of deals from Razer which lets you save up to 56% off keyboards, mouse, headphones, Razer laptops and more at Amazon. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Fri, 26 Nov 2021 19:00:02 +0000 Guide: What is Super Duper Secure Mode in Microsoft Edge and how to enable it <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has quietly introduced Super Duper Secure Mode in version 96 of its Edge browser. But what does it actually do and how do you enable it? Find out in our handy and concise guide today! <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Fri, 26 Nov 2021 18:16:02 +0000 Get this 2021 CompTIA Security Infrastructure Expert Bundle for just $9 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Mitigate digital attacks and vulnerabilities as a cybersecurity expert with 4 courses and 111 hours of prep content on CompTIA CASP, PenTest, CySA, and Security and save hundreds off the cost. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Fri, 26 Nov 2021 18:00:01 +0000 Apple resumes sales in Turkey, increases prices by 25% <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple sales have resumed in Turkey after the Cupertino company halted them due to a currency crash. Unfortunately, due to the devaluation of the Turkish lira a sizeable price hike has been introduced. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Moshe Jacobs) Fri, 26 Nov 2021 16:22:01 +0000 Adult content found on the UK's Department for Transport (DfT) website before being deleted <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Charts section of the UK&#039;s Department for Transport (DfT) website was found serving NSFW pornographic content yesterday. The problem has since been fixed by deleting the address. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sayan Sen) Fri, 26 Nov 2021 16:06:01 +0000 Uber stops offering its taxi service in the ‘EU capital' <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Uber has stopped offering its taxi service in Brussels following a court&#039;s ban earlier this week. Uber said it was disappointed with the decision and yesterday drivers held city-wide protests. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 26 Nov 2021 15:52:01 +0000 UNESCO member states sign document for the healthy development of AI <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The member states of UNESCO have signed off on a document that outlines the proper ways in which artificial intelligence should be used so that it does not act as an impediment to people. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 26 Nov 2021 15:36:01 +0000 World's first 3D-printed prosthetic eye given to a Moorfields patient <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A Moorsfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust patient in the UK has become the world&#039;s first person to use a 3D-printed prosthetic eye, offering significant improvements over traditional acrylics. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Moshe Jacobs) Fri, 26 Nov 2021 15:22:01 +0000 Amazon is discounting the Fire HD 8 and 11th gen Fire HD 10 by 50% today <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Amazon is no stranger to deals, you can pick up a deal any day of the year, but Black Friday only comes around once a year and at times like this you can get current gen Amazon gear at 50% off. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 22:00:01 +0000 The UK's new bill targets security lapses in phones, smart TVs, and IoT devices <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The new law disallows default passwords in devices, mandates manufacturers to investigate security issues, and applies regulatory oversight to identify and apply penalties for non-conformance. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Kaarthic Vydya) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 19:06:02 +0000 Black Friday Deals: These Samsung gaming monitors are selling at really tempting prices <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>As part of the Black Friday sales, Samsung is selling some of its best gaming monitors on Amazon at great prices. In this article, we have chosen two such models that really caught our eye. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sayan Sen) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 18:16:01 +0000 Get this Price Dropped Sticky Password Premium Lifetime Subscription for just $18 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With today&#039;s deal, save $181 off a lifetime subscription to Sticky Password Premium. Never forget another password with this award-winning password manager. Get it today via Neowin Deals. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Neowin Deals) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 18:00:01 +0000 WD 12TB Elements Desktop Hard Drive gets 36% discount for Black Friday <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Amazon is selling a WD 12TB Elements Desktop Hard Drive with a massive $112 discount. If you want it, though, you&#039;ll have to hurry as the offer expires in just 15 hours time, on Black Friday. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 16:46:01 +0000 Spotify is testing a new style of music listening that resembles TikTok <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Spotify is currently testing a new feed called &quot;Discover&quot; which shows short clips of music videos in a style that is similar to what we see on TikTok. Users can swipe up the feed and like the songs. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Karthik Mudaliar) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 16:30:01 +0000 theHunter: Call of the Wild is free on the Epic Games Store this week <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Guild of Dungeoneering, KID A MNESIA EXHIBITION, and Never Alone are replaced by theHunter: Call of the Wild for this week&#039;s giveaway. Dead by Daylight and while True(): learn will be free next week. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vishal Laul) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 16:04:01 +0000 Vodafone building eco-towers to meet net zero goals and connect remote areas <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Vodafone UK has developed a mobile mast that uses a wind turbine, solar panels, and batteries to stay powered. This enables the tower to supply connectivity in the UK&#039;s remotest areas. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 15:46:01 +0000 Apple warns Thai activists they are targets of ‘state-sponsored attackers' <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple is sending warnings to Thai activists about a possibility of state-sponsored attacks which can allow them to remote access sensitive data or get access to communications, camera and microphone. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Karthik Mudaliar) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 15:24:01 +0000 AV-TEST confirms Windows Defender is amongst the very finest antiviruses you get in 2021 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>German security research institute AV-TEST has released its October 2021 Windows 10 report for anti-virus assessment. Among the programs tested here, Microsoft&#039;s Windows Defender has done very well. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sayan Sen) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 14:36:01 +0000 The United States government adds more Chinese firms to its trade blacklist <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The US Department of Commerce has added eight more Chinese tech firms to its Entity List that bars these firms from conduction of any trade with the US without an approval from the government. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Karthik Mudaliar) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 14:14:01 +0000 Developers can now download a Windows 11 Enterprise virtual machine from Microsoft <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has made available a virtual machine running Windows 11 Enterprise for development and evaluation use-cases. Four options are available depending upon which virtualization software you use. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 11:24:01 +0000 LG Electronics appoints new CEO and outlines plan to boost customer satisfaction <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>LG has selected a new CEO, William Cho, who will take over the firm on December 1. Under his leadership, LG wants to address customer pain points and ultimately boost customer satisfaction. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 09:54:01 +0000 India may not impose an outright ban on crypto according to crypto exchange co-CEO <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>India may not ban cryptocurrencies outright after all, according to Zebpay co-CEO Avinash Shekhar. Based on meetings with the finance committee he believes high taxes on crypto will be levied instead. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 08:24:01 +0000 Samsung sold a million units of The Frame this year <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Samsung has announced that it has sold a million units of The Frame this year, spurred on by high demand in North America and Europe. It said it has almost sold two million units since 2017. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 06:52:01 +0000 Collins Dictionary chooses NFT as its Word of the Year for 2021 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Collins Dictionary has released its shortlist for Word of the Year. Topping the list was NFT which is short for non-fungible token. Other words on the list were Crypto and Metaverse. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 05:42:02 +0000 AT&T and Verizon to lower 5G signals to reduce potential interference with aircraft <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Though AT&amp;T and Verizon argue there is no evidence of 5G signals interference with aircraft devices, they have taken steps to minimize the potential impact even as FAA conducts risk assessment. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Kaarthic Vydya) Thu, 25 Nov 2021 05:26:01 +0000 Steam Autumn Sale kicks off alongside 2021 Steam Awards nominations <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Steam Autumn Sale of 2021 is now open, delivering major discounts to a massive chunk of PC games and DLC available on the store. The Steam Award nominations have returned as well. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Wed, 24 Nov 2021 18:18:01 +0000