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AMD Zen 5 CPUs tipped to enter mass production in Q3 2024

AMD Zen 5 CPUs tipped to enter mass production in Q3 2024

Serving the tech enthusiast community for over 25 years. TechSpot means tech analysis and advice you can trust. Read our ethics statement. What just happened? AMD’s Zen 4 and 4c designs are showing their age, and the company is actively developing their successor, which is rumored to debut later this year. A recent leak now suggests that...

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A satellite designed to inspect space junk just made it to orbit

A satellite designed to inspect space junk just made it to orbit

Astroscale’s ADRAS-J spacecraft, a demonstration satellite that could inform future space junk cleanup efforts, is now in orbit after a successful launch from New Zealand on Sunday. The satellite was sent to space atop an Electron rocket from Rocket Lab. Its mission, which was selected by Japan’s space agency (JAXA) for Phase I of the...

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My Notes on Gitlab’s Postgres Schema Design (2022)

My Notes on Gitlab’s Postgres Schema Design (2022)

I spent some time going over the Postgres schema of Gitlab. GitLab is an alternative to Github. You can self host GitLab since it is an open source DevOps platform. My motivation to understand the schema of a big project like Gitlab was to compare it against schemas I am designing and learn some best...

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Security-by-design push prompts new ISC2 accreditations

Security-by-design push prompts new ISC2 accreditations

PhotoGranary – stock.adobe.com Security-by-design has become a hot-button regulatory issue. ISC2 has decided now is the time to upskill cyber pros around these vital software and hardware development principles By Alex Scroxton, Security Editor Published: 15 Feb 2024 14:41 With security-by-design principles becoming more widely adopted and enforced around the world, professional security training and...

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What we’ve learned from 20 years of Facebook

What we’ve learned from 20 years of Facebook

Twenty years ago last Sunday, Mark Zuckerberg launched “TheFacebook,” an online directory designed to let his fellow Harvard students search for each other by interest, house, or class. It was modeled after Friendster, a now-defunct social networking site that, well, was a lot like Facebook. Zuckerberg touted TheFacebook’s robust privacy options in an interview with...

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ChatGPT is getting a digital memory to recall your past conversations

ChatGPT is getting a digital memory to recall your past conversations

One of the big drawbacks of talking to an AI chatbot is that everything resets once the conversation is done. It won’t remember who you are or what you previously queried. This is by design, for privacy reasons, but it really hampers the tech from growing into a true digital assistant that knows you well...

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An experimental 3D printer will melt steel to create new objects… in space

An experimental 3D printer will melt steel to create new objects… in space

Serving the tech enthusiast community for over 25 years. TechSpot means tech analysis and advice you can trust. Read our ethics statement. Space Science: The recently launched Cygnus NG-20 robotic spacecraft is currently docked with the International Space Station (ISS). The resupply mission is packed with supplies for the ISS crew as well as science experiments, including...

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Get Adobe Photoshop Elements for 30% off and unleash your creative side

Get Adobe Photoshop Elements for 30% off and unleash your creative side

Image: Adobe If you’re looking to awaken your inner artist, you’ve come to the right place. You’ll find Adobe Photoshop Elements 2024 for just $69.99 on PCWorld’s software store today. That’s a humongous savings of $30 (or 30 percent) off the usual price! This specific software is designed with beginners in mind, so it’s super...

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Survey: 95 percent of developer studios are planning live service games

Survey: 95 percent of developer studios are planning live service games

95 percent of developer studios are planning live service games (source: Game Development Report 2023) Games as a service is a successful concept that has long been commonplace in mobile gaming. According to a recent survey, there will also be significantly more games with a live service for PC and consoles in the future. Live...

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Fujifilm X100VI leak suggests new features won’t ruin its stunning retro design

Fujifilm X100VI leak suggests new features won’t ruin its stunning retro design

The current Fujifilm X100V (above) could soon have a successor with a familiar design, according to some new leaked images (below). (Image credit: Fujifilm) The Fujifilm X100VI appears to be getting close to its official launch – and the first leaked images of the premium compact camera suggest it won’t compromise on its classic retro design....