Technology News Across the World

  • Samsung claims it has sold 1 million Galaxy Folds. http://bit.ly/34d9Xze
  • Google on Tuesday released an update to its Chrome browser with a slew of new features that are heavy on security. It offers improved password protection over earlier versions, real-time phishing protection, and predictive phishing tools. http://bit.ly/2PH1lM1
  • Cisco says it wants to change the future of the Internet and has rolled out the new silicon, hardware and software it says will move toward that goal. http://bit.ly/2YOsMb4
  • WhatsApp Will Stop Working On Windows Phones, Some Androids And iPhones From Dec 31 Onwards. http://bit.ly/2EaU55R
  • Microsoft Teams is now available on Linux as a public preview, the first time an Office 365 application has been brought to the open source operating system. http://bit.ly/38Ap2OC
  • Google buys UK artificial intelligence start-up Deepmind for £400m. http://bit.ly/2EgLkHe
  • Intel Comet Lake leak gives us a taste of how the CPUs might compare to AMD Ryzen 3000. http://bit.ly/2RQzQ5d
  • Amazon wants to crush Intel Xeon and AMD Epyc with new Graviton2 chips. AWS Graviton2 7nm SoCs follow-on from the original Graviton models (obviously) and use Arm’s Neoverse N1 architecture as the previous speculation dictated. http://bit.ly/2spTSsE