Day: March 16, 2021

Micron Abandons 3D XPoint Memory Technology

2021-03-16 By admin

In a sudden but perhaps not too surprising announcement, Micron has stated that they are ceasing all R&D of 3D XPoint memory technology. Intel and Micron co-developed 3D XPoint memory, revealed in 2015 as a non-volatile memory technology with higher performance and endurance than NAND flash memory. Intel has been responsible for almost all of […]

Add, remove text from PDFs with the free and offline PicoPDF tool

2021-03-16 By admin

Have a PDF that you need to edit? Most PDF readers don’t give you the option to modify the contents. And the ones that do, often tend to be online tools or commercial products. PicoPDF is an easy to use, offline PDF editor that lets you edit text and add images to your documents. The […]

Dutch Political Candidate Puts up ‘Bitcoin Is the Future’ Billboards With Laser Eyes

2021-03-16 By admin

Billboards saying “Bitcoin is the future,” featuring laser eyes, can now be seen in the Netherlands. They are part of an election campaign for Robert Valentine, the chairman of the Dutch Libertarian Party and candidate for the upcoming parliamentary election. Dutch Pro-Bitcoin Parliamentary Candidate With Laser Eyes on Billboards The Dutch Libertarian Party candidate for […]

Qualcomm Completes Acquisition of NUVIA: Immediate focus on Laptops (Updated)

2021-03-16 By admin

Today Qualcomm is announcing that the company has completed the acquisition of NUVIA, a start-up company consisting of industry veterans who were behind the creation of Apple’s high-performance CPU cores, and who were aiming to disrupt the server market with a new high-performance core called “Phoenix”. The acquisition had been announced only several weeks ago […]

Intel Launches Rocket Lake 11th Gen Core i9, Core i7, and Core i5

2021-03-16 By admin

In the myriad of news and early reviews, Intel is today officially launching its 11th Generation Core family of desktop processors, also known as Rocket Lake, built on Intel’s most advanced 14nm process node technology. This new product family will form the basis of Intel’s premium desktop portfolio for most of 2021, if not longer, […]

BTC’s ‘Hands of Steel’- 37% of Bitcoin’s Supply Hasn’t Moved Since 2017, 55% Sat Idle After 2018’s Bottom

2021-03-16 By admin

Just recently, the onchain data and research company Glassnode published a report that introduces variations of Bitcoin’s Spent Output Profit Ratio (SOPR) and Market Value to Realized Value (MVRV) Ratio. Glassnode analyst, Rafael Schultze-Kraft, explains the difference between long-term holders and short-term holders in order to analyze the behaviors of these types of investors. Assessing […]

Turkish Police Dismantle Massive Chinese Crypto Scam That Held 101 Hostages

2021-03-16 By admin

A massive police operation took place in Istambul, Turkey, against a Chinese gang’s crypto scam. Authorities found that criminals kidnapped 101 people and forced them to run scam operations. Scammers Tricked Hostages by Promising Them Work in a Legit ‘Crypto Investment Consultancy’ According to Demirören Haber Ajansı, Istambul police cracked down a fake “crypto investment […]

Gaming Startup Lepricon Seeks to Drive Mass Adoption of Blockchain Technology

2021-03-16 By admin

The token economy is exploding, as is decentralized finance. But no matter how brilliant these new ways of controlling and building wealth may be, they are not penetrating the mainstream market the way that they should. Joshua Galloway, Founder, and CEO at Lepricon.io, a community-driven hyper-casual games platform, believes he knows why. Attacking the Mainstream […]