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Google Maps will now "Vibe Check" the neighborhood of your destination

Google Maps will now “Vibe Check” the neighborhood of your destination

Google Maps hopes you’ll use it to get an idea of ​​where you’re going. Image: Google While Amazon held its massive device showcase today Google announced several new search features, including security updates. You can read how Google will help you remove sensitive information from its search engine here. But if you’re curious about some …

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The perils and promises of quantum computing are approaching.  Here are ways to invest

The perils and promises of quantum computing are approaching. Here are ways to invest

The stern warning came from one of the tech world’s most prominent CEOs. Sitting before an audience at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland three years ago, Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai said quantum computing had the power to transform humanity’s understanding of the natural world. , allowing scientists to create new drugs and better …

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These 20 S&P stocks slipped as much as 21.5% in another brutal week for the market

These 20 S&P stocks slipped as much as 21.5% in another brutal week for the market

Another tough week for US equities ended with oil producer stocks falling and Ford Motor Co. falling on concerns about supply shortages. The S&P 500 SPX fell 1.7% on Friday for a 4.6% drop over the week as investors continued to worry about interest rate hikes from the Federal Reserve to temper inflation. Among the …

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Backed by Epic Games, distributed computing startup Hadean raises $30 million to power the metaverse

Backed by Epic Games, distributed computing startup Hadean raises $30 million to power the metaverse

Hadean, a UK-based distributed spatial computing startup that sets out to build the infrastructure for the burgeoning metaverse, has closed a $30 million Series A funding round from a group of investors leading companies, including Epic Games and Tencent. Founded in London in 2015, Hadean began with a broad mission to make “supercomputer levels of …

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Logitech is finally getting serious about Sim Racing with a $1,000 direct-drive wheel

Logitech is finally getting serious about Sim Racing with a $1,000 direct-drive wheel

Image: Logitech Early last year, I reviewed Logitech G923, an entry-level racing sim steering wheel and crankset. It was good, but not very innovative; Logitech has been producing the same flimsy gear and pedal force feedback systems for generations, dating back to the G25 wheel released in the mid-20s. The peripheral giant slowly watched companies …

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YouTuber confesses to being a secret gaming industry leaker after getting caught

YouTuber confesses to being a secret gaming industry leaker after getting caught

Image: Ubisoft / Dan Allen Gaming / Kotaku It turns out that a Twitter account called TheRealInsider, the latest in a series of leaks impersonating gaming industry insiders, was actually run by YouTuber Dan Allen Gaming. The story had convinced many in the scene that it was the real deal after accurately teasing what New …

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Elden Ring Twitch Streamer's Drawing Tablet Gets Ridiculous

Elden Ring Twitch Streamer’s Drawing Tablet Gets Ridiculous

Another day, another Ring of Elden challenge race. Ever since FromSoftware’s hugely popular Soulslike released on February 25th, Tarnished around the world have been taking the game in absolutely crazy ways. But at the same time beat it with one hand and play it with a harp are awesome, Twitch streamer Luality has taken it …

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Meet the 30-something about to sell his company to Adobe for $20 billion

Meet the 30-something about to sell his company to Adobe for $20 billion

Almost overnight, this 30-year-old has become the tech world’s newest titan – and is on his way to becoming one of the world’s youngest billionaires. Dylan Field, co-founder and CEO of San Francisco-based Figma, is set to enjoy an epic bargain after Adobe ADBE, -3.12% announced plans to acquire his company for $20 billion this …

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