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Spectre and Meltdown: Linux creator Linus Torvalds criticises Intel's 'garbage' patches

Updated: 'We are actively engaging with the Linux community, including Linus,' says Intel.<p>Linus Torvalds is not happy about the patches that Intel …

Linux

3 Robotics Stocks to Consider Buying in 2018

These robot stocks are poised to profit from the trends of increasing factory automation and growing consumer adoption of bots to perform household …

Investing

Intel tells customers to stop using its faulty Spectre patch

Intel has <i>another</i> Spectre patch in the works, after users reported that its last fix led to random rebooting issues. Consequently, the company is now recommending that its customers stop deploying that original patch, and instead start testing out the new and improved version. Navin Shenoy, …

I trained an AI to copy my voice and it scared me silly

Over the past year, I wrote about a bunch of companies working on voice synthesis technology. They were very much in the early stages of development, and only had some pre-made samples to show off. Now, researchers hailing from the Montreal Institute for Learning Algorithms at the Universite de …

Kim Dotcom sues New Zealand government for up to $6.8B

Dotcom, founder of file-sharing site MegaUpload, is suing for damages over the destruction of his business and damage to his reputation.<p>Kim Dotcom is suing the government of New Zealand for billions of dollars in damages over his arrest in 2012.<p>The founder of file-sharing site MegaUpload is asking …

Internet

Hacker jailed for DDoS attacks against Skype and Google

The 21-year-old has been jailed for running a botnet and selling malware in the Dark Web.<p>A 21-year-old has been jailed for two years after being …

Cybersecurity

MIT Scientists Design Artificial Synapse to Power Brain-Like Computer Chips

For once, analog is more powerful than digital.<p>A new era of computing just got closer, as researchers have created the design and run the first ever …

KGI: Apple to Discontinue iPhone X Rather Than Sell at Lower Price When Second-Generation Model Launches

Apple will discontinue the first-generation iPhone X when the second-generation model launches later this year, rather than bump the device down its smartphone lineup for lower than $999, according to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who clarified his earlier prediction with a follow-up …