The Brave web browser “claims to have delivered a ’69x average improvement’ in its ad-blocking technology using Rust in place of C++” reports ZDNet. They cite a blog post by Brave performance researcher Dr. Andrius Aucinas and Brave’s chief scientist Dr. Ben Livshits: The improvements can be experienced in its experimental developer and nightly channel […]
The Q7 is moving much closer in look and feel to the flagship Q8 SUV, but with the availability of a third row of seats.
At Cisco Live, one of the things that impressed me was how many amazing things the company has been doing that have nothing to do with products, services or revenue. Most companies have a philanthropic budget and donate, but they don’t really seem to care if the money makes a difference. For most, philanthropy is […]
It’s Doom, only streamed more efficiently to your phone thanks to Orion. LOS ANGELES—Bethesda Softworks announced Sunday that it is getting involved in the increasingly competitive field of cloud gaming. But rather than announcing a service to compete with the likes of Google Stadia or Microsoft’s Project Xcloud, Bethesda’s Orion system is focused on improving […]
Unraveling the “Secrets of Sand Hill Road” and the VC thought process, with Andreessen Horowitz’s Scott Kupor Our Silicon Valley editor Connie Loizos hosted an Extra Crunch live conference call with Andreessen Horowitz GP Scott Kupor, who manages all ops for the firm and was formerly head of the National Venture Capital Association. He just […]
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: Researchers from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Oklahoma State University this week released a new study again tying better broadband to lower unemployment. The study tracked broadband availability and unemployment rates across 95 counties in Tennessee from 2011 to 2016, and found that counties with […]
Lenovo combines a Google Assistant smart speaker with a highly customizable alarm to ease you into your morning.
Two years ago, Ultimate Ears' launched a beefy speaker that offered 360-degree sound in the body the size of a soda can. Now, the company is updating the Wonderboom with design flourishes cribbed from the Boom 3, bigger sound and a longer battery lif…
The Supra is back, and while the haters would have you believe this is a poseur to the throne, the truth requires a little more nuance.