Neowin News Feed for: All Neowin News Feed for: All en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Twitter updates its policy under new CEO, bans nonconsensual media of private individuals <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Twitter has updated its private information policy to now include banning photos and videos that depict individuals who have not consented to share the media on the microblogging platform. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Karthik Mudaliar) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 18:18:02 +0000 Promo Code: Get a Lifetime Subscription to SelectTV for just $60 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>All of your favorite entertainment in one place! Get 150+ live channels and access to an extensive entertainment library through this app. For a limited time, save an additional $40 off this deal. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Neowin Deals) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 18:02:01 +0000 Samsung launches persistent AR with Dreamground at two locations in the U.S. <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Samsung has launched a new augmented reality app called Dreamground. It&#039;s available for Android and iOS at two locations; Hollywood Park in California and Samsung 837 in New York City. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 17:18:01 +0000 Your HP printer may need a firmware update to save it from a "Critical" buffer overflow bug <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>HP has issued a list of its printers that are vulnerable to a new &quot;Critical&quot; buffer overflow bug that can lead to exploitation. Fortunately, patched firmware for these models has also been released. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sayan Sen) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 16:12:01 +0000 UK's CMA says Facebook has too much influence in social media and must sell Giphy <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The UK&#039;s Competition and Markets Authority has ordered Facebook to sell Giphy to an approved buyer. It said the sale could see access by other social media platforms to Giphy GIFs restricted. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 15:48:01 +0000 Nearly twice the people have already embraced Windows 11 compared to just a month ago <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>AdDuplex has released its 2021 Windows adoption report for the month of November. The data shows that the Windows 11 user count has increased significantly, nearly doubling compared to last month. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sayan Sen) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 15:32:01 +0000 Baldur's Gate and Crysis receive major discounts in this week's Deals with Gold <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Xbox Black Friday Sale is still going on, but there are also new Deals with Gold this week. You can pick up a number of titles from the Baldur&#039;s Gate and Crysis franchises for substantially less. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Asher Madan) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 15:16:01 +0000 Microsoft Word Course — Last chance to download for free <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Learn by doing--not watching--with interactive simulations to learn how to create polished, professional documents, align paragraphs, work with tabs, adjust margins and insert page breaks. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sponsored) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 15:00:02 +0000 Sony granted patent for mobile phone controller that looks like a PlayStation 4 DualShock <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A patent by Sony Interactive Entertainment reveals what appears to be a slightly visually modified in appearance PlayStation 4 DualShock controller designed for usage in mobile gaming. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Moshe Jacobs) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 13:04:01 +0000 BBC iPlayer finally launches on PS5 and it's just in time for Christmas <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The BBC has launched its iPlayer app for the PlayStation 5 a year on from the console&#039;s launch. By comparison, the BBC launched iPlayer on the Xbox Series X|S back in December 2020. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 12:10:02 +0000 Germany's new coalition government backs the Public Money, Public Code initiative <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The coalition set to lead Germany next month has said it&#039;s committed to the concept of Public Money, Public Code. This means that software funded by taxpayers will be released under a FOSS license. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 11:36:02 +0000 Ericsson says mobile data has increased 300-fold since 2011 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Ericsson has released its latest Mobility Report and it reveals that mobile data traffic has increased 300-fold since 2011. It said that data usage increased faster as 5G came online. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 09:34:01 +0000 Apple has begun testing Swift Playgrounds 4 with developers, details leak <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple has invited some developers to a private preview of Swift Playgrounds 4. However, details have started to leak regarding the update, which now allows direct publication of apps to the App Store. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 07:56:01 +0000 Samsung unveils new chips for vehicles that deliver 5G and improved performance <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Samsung has unveiled several new products for use in vehicles. They include the Exynos Auto T5123 which brings 5G, the Exynos Auto V7 to power infotainment systems, and the S2VPS01 PMIC. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 07:16:02 +0000 Xbox Cloud Gaming gets Clarity Boost, but it is exclusive to Edge Canary for now <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has rolled out a new optimization called Clarity Boost for Xbox Cloud Gaming on Edge Canary. It results in better image quality and will roll out to all Edge users by next year. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 07:02:01 +0000 Reliance Jio is leveraging WhatsApp's humongous user base for its retail industry <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Reliance&#039;s JioMart has partnered up with Meta&#039;s WhatsApp to offer Indians a new way to shop for groceries. Users can &quot;tap and chat&quot; using WhatsApp and get free delivery with no minimum order. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Karthik Mudaliar) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 06:46:01 +0000 Tab search has been switched on by default in the latest Edge Canary build <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has added the Search tabs option to Edge Canary. Similarly to Google Chrome, users can invoke Search tabs by simply pressing Ctrl + Shift + A or they can go to the Tab actions menu. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 05:02:01 +0000 Fedora 33 reaches end-of-life meaning no more security patches will be delivered <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Fedora Project has announced the retirement of Fedora 33 just 13 months after its official release. It introduced some fairly big changes with the inclusion of GNOME 3.38 and BTRFS. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 03:26:01 +0000 TrendForce says industrial metaverse revenue will hit $540 billion by 2025 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The analyst firm TrendForce has stated that industrial metaverse revenue will reach $540 billion by 2025 as companies begin to incorporate technologies such as digital twins into their processes. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 30 Nov 2021 03:04:01 +0000 Cyber Monday: Windows 11 Lenovo AIOs packing Intel 11th Gen and AMD Ryzen 5000 are $150 off <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Lenovo has a couple of its IdeaCentre AIOs, both from AMD and Intel, selling at great prices today, on the occasion of Cyber Monday 2021 sales. These come with Windows 11 out of the box. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sayan Sen) Mon, 29 Nov 2021 22:20:02 +0000 Company of Heroes 3 pre-alpha returns with another week of free access <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Relic Entertainment is continuing its Company of Heroes 3 &#039;COH-Development&#039; program with another pre-alpha session. This one is also running for a week and pre-loads are available now. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Mon, 29 Nov 2021 18:46:02 +0000 Cyber Monday: Get the Mastering Linux Development Bundle for just $6 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Linux command line, bash shell, secure shell, Ubuntu and Kali — this is your 34-hour guide to mastering one of the top business operating systems on earth, for a limited time get for just $6. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Neowin Deals) Mon, 29 Nov 2021 18:00:01 +0000 European tel firms want big tech platforms to bear some of the costs for 5G and fiber rollout <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>European telecommunications firms have put out a joint statement calling out big tech platforms to contribute to network investments and planning such as fiber and 5G rollout across the continent. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Karthik Mudaliar) Mon, 29 Nov 2021 17:40:02 +0000 IDC: Classical computing set to ‘run out of steam' in the next decade <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>IDC says spending on quantum computing will rise from $412 million in 2020 to $8.6 billion in 2027. Peter Rutten from IDC even went as far as to say that classical computing will run out of steam. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 29 Nov 2021 16:48:02 +0000 Sea of Thieves is gaining custom treasure maps, fireworks, rats, and more in Season 5 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Rare is packing a lot of mechanics and quality of life features into the next seasonal update to Sea of Thieves. Cannon-equipped boats, creating custom treasure quests, and much more are incoming. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Mon, 29 Nov 2021 16:12:01 +0000 Jack Dorsey is reportedly stepping down from his position as Twitter CEO [Update] <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey will be stepping down from his executive position from Twitter and continuing his position as CEO of digital payments company Square according to a report. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Karthik Mudaliar) Mon, 29 Nov 2021 15:22:01 +0000 Free download: The Leadership Habit: Transforming Behaviors to Drive Results ($17 value) <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>As a leader, your organization and team&#039;s performance are direct reflections of you. Discover how to become a catalyst for driving performance and results by transforming your actions every day. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sponsored) Mon, 29 Nov 2021 15:00:01 +0000 Beats Solo3 wireless on-ear headphones get 50% discount for Cyber Monday <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Featuring Apple&#039;s W1 chip, these hold a maximum of 40 hours play time, or charge them for just five minutes for three hours of playback. Today only, you can get these at half price on Amazon. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Neowin Deals) Mon, 29 Nov 2021 14:00:01 +0000 Razer Cyber Monday deals at Amazon are up to 50% off on gaming gear <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The last but not least Cyber Monday deals has kicked off with a bunch of deals from Razer which lets you save up to 50% off Anzu Smart Glasses and other gaming-related accessories at Amazon. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Mon, 29 Nov 2021 08:00:01 +0000 ThisIsWin11 adds support for Windows 11 build 22000.348, System Restore, and more <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The latest release of ThisIsWin11, version 0.93.0, is out now. The new update brings support for the recent Windows 11 build 22000.348, adds the option for creating system restore points, and more. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sayan Sen) Mon, 29 Nov 2021 07:12:01 +0000 AMC Theatres will offer 86,000 Spider-Man NFTs to customers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>AMC and Sony will be giving 86,000 NFTs away to select customers who come and see Spider-Man: No Way Home on December 16. The event is going to be notable because AMC is the first cinema to do this. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 29 Nov 2021 02:42:01 +0000 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