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Researchers study which parts of the brain are engaged when a person evaluates a computer program

Jan 6, 2023

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), which measures changes in blood flow throughout the brain, has been used over the past couple of decades for a variety of applications, including "functional anatomy"—a way of determining which brain areas are switched on when a person carries out a particular task. fMRI has been used to look at people's brains while they're doing all sorts of things—working out math problems, learning foreign language ...read more

Intel N95 Processor Rumored to Come to Low-Cost Laptops, Tablets: What to Expect?

Jan 6, 2023

Intel is planning to stop branding its Celeron and Pentium CPUs next year. With this announcement, the chipmaker wants to release a budget-friendly processor that can compete with the entry-level CPUs at present. According to a report by TechSpot, the company might soon be launching the upcoming N95 processor which posted a stellar performance in the latest Geekbench 5 test. Compared to the existing CPUs with Atom-based architectures, this processor is "significantly" faster thanks to its ad ...read more


Knives Out sequel Glass Onion: When can you watch it on Netflix?

Jan 6, 2023

(Pocket-lint) - Knives Out, the hit 2019 mystery film written and directed by Rian Johnson, has a sequel coming out imminently called Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery. Here is everything you need to know about the upcoming movie, including when you'll be able to watch it online through Netflix. Knives Out sequel Glass Onion: What you need to know When the original Knives Out released in cinemas a few months before the pandemic, it received critical acclaim and grossed $311.4 million worldwide ...read more

Best coffee maker deals for December 2022

Jan 6, 2023

Groggy mornings are best remedied with a delicious cup of coffee, but in order to make one, you need a great coffee maker or coffee machine. Are you shopping for a new coffee machine? You’re in luck. We found deeply-discounted coffee makers and espresso machines from Keurig, Ninja, Nespresso, Breville, Sboly, and more. Whether you’re looking for a single-serve coffee maker, a 4-cup coffee maker, or a combination coffee and espresso machine with all the bells and whistles, we scoured major me ...read more

Creative Sound Blaster X1 Review: A Swiss Army Knife DAC and Headphone Amp

Jan 6, 2023

Rating: 9/10 ? 1 - Does not work 2 - Barely functional 3 - Severely lacking in most areas 4 - Functions, but has numerous issues 5 - Fine yet leaves a lot to be desired 6 - Good enough to buy on sale 7 - Great and worth purchasing 8 - Fantastic, approaching best-in-class 9 - Best-in-class 10 - Borderline perfection Price: $69.99 Kris Wouk / How-To Geek Creative’s Sound Blaster line started in the 1990s as computer sound cards, but now that name applies to a range of products. ...read more

DaVinci Resolve Video Editing App Comes to the iPad

Jan 6, 2023

News @jdannychadwick Dec 22, 2022, 11:19 am EST | 1 min read Blackmagic Design Video editors that use DaVinci Resolve have a reason to be happy today. The popular and powerful video editor has finally made its mobile debut on the iPad. This is made possible by the processing power of the iPad Pro’s M1 and M2 chips. DaVinci Resolve is popular among both amateurs and professionals because it’s free, available on all desktop platforms (including Linux), and easy ...read more

France fines Microsoft 60 million euros over advertising cookies

Jan 6, 2023

The fine on Microsoft is the largest the French regulator has imposed in 2022. France's privacy watchdog said Thursday it has fined US tech giant Microsoft 60 million euros ($64 million) for foisting advertising cookies on users. In the largest fine imposed in 2022, the National Commission for Technology and Freedoms (CNIL) said Microsoft's search engine Bing had not set up a system allowing users to refuse cookies as simply as accepting them. The French regulator said that after inv ...read more

Huge Google Pixel Leak Spills Android Roadmap Secrets Through 2025

Jan 6, 2023

ymgerman/Shutterstock The past few years have witnessed Google adopting a rather strange strategy of leaking its products well in advance. The most recent example of such a calculated leak is the still-rumored Google Pixel Tablet. Despite being several months away from release, it has already appeared in Google's promotional materials. Earlier this year, Google also chose to share images of its Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro smartphones at the Google I/O conference in May 2022 a good f ...read more

Apple iPad (10th gen) vs iPad (9th gen): Which should you buy?

Jan 6, 2023

(Pocket-lint) - Apple announced the iPad (10th generation) in the middle of October, alongside the new models of the iPad Pro with the M2 chip.  The iPad (10th generation) sees an upgrade in design, an upgrade in processor and it makes a logical change to the front camera position too. With that comes a cost though, making it quite a bit more expensive than its predecessor, the iPad (9th generation).  With the iPad (9th generation) remaining in the portfolio as the entry-level model and the i ...read more

Best dash cam deals for December 2022: Vantrue, Garmin, Anker, and more

Jan 6, 2023

A dash cam is a wise investment if you spend a lot of time in your car, especially if you can find the best dash cam deals. Dash cameras can continuously record what’s happening in front of you while driving. Some models also record what’s happening behind you or inside your vehicle. A dash cam can be a godsend in the event of an accident, producing evidence for you and your insurance company in the event of an accident. Today’s best dash cam deals ARIFAYZ Dash Cam — $46, was $60 ...read more