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Netflix is testing video ads that play between episodes

Netflix is testing video ads that play between episodes

Your next Netflix binge-watching session might be interrupted with a video advert for one of Netflix’s own shows, as the video streaming platform has confirmed it’s testing the idea with a limited number of users. Reports on Reddit explain how it works. As you finish one episode and wait for the next one to bufferRead more about Netflix is testing video ads that play between episodes[…]

IBC: Densitron adds mechanical touch alongside displays

IBC: Densitron adds mechanical touch alongside displays

Intended to bring phone-like quality to rack displays, there are options with up to 212ppi resolution and IPS technology for wide viewing angles. With versions for 1U and 2U racks, they are “designed to meet the challenging wear and tear of the industry, delivering exceptional resolution for the form factors involved, as well as highRead more about IBC: Densitron adds mechanical touch alongside displays[…]

OnePlus may partner with T-Mobile to launch the OnePlus 6T

OnePlus may partner with T-Mobile to launch the OnePlus 6T

OnePlus’s half-way upgrade from the OnePlus 6 has yet to be officially announced, and though we’ve come across plenty of rumors about the OnePlus 6T, perhaps the biggest news for the phone is that T-Mobile will sell it directly through a partnership with OnePlus.  The partnership, which was explained to CNET by people familiar withRead more about OnePlus may partner with T-Mobile to launch the OnePlus 6T[…]

EW BrightSparks 2019 begins its search for electronics excellence

EW BrightSparks 2019 begins its search for electronics excellence

In partnership with RS Components, we will be looking for the young engineers who are already making a difference in the first years of their working life, or who are still studying but are showing the promise to become the people behind big future innovations in electronics. Enter for EW BrightSparks 2019 » The searchRead more about EW BrightSparks 2019 begins its search for electronics excellence[…]

Intel Coffee Lake Refresh leak reveals new S-series performance processors

Intel Coffee Lake Refresh leak reveals new S-series performance processors

We pretty much have the full picture of the upcoming Intel Coffee Lake Refresh, thanks to slides from leaked presentation. The 9th generation Intel Coffee Lake Refresh processors will purportedly launch in October with three models, including the Core i9-9900K, Core i7-9700K and Core i5-9600K, according to documents submitted anonymously to Videocardz. What’s more, weRead more about Intel Coffee Lake Refresh leak reveals new S-series performance processors[…]

Apple to launch car in 2023-5, says analyst

Apple to launch car in 2023-5, says analyst

“We expect that Apple Car, which will likely be launched in 2023–2025, will be the next star product,” says Kuo, “the reasons for this are as follows:  Potentially huge replacement demands are emerging in the auto sector because it is being redefined by new technologies. The case is the same as the smartphone sector 10Read more about Apple to launch car in 2023-5, says analyst[…]

Hack-happy Aussie teen cracks Apple’s vault, steals 90GB of confidential files

Hack-happy Aussie teen cracks Apple’s vault, steals 90GB of confidential files

An Australian private schoolboy from Melbourne has pleaded guilty to charges of repeatedly hacking into Apple’s main computer network, The Age has reported. Over the span of a year, the then 16-year-old was able to download 90GB of sensitive files before he was caught. The young hacker, who can’t be named for legal reasons, managedRead more about Hack-happy Aussie teen cracks Apple’s vault, steals 90GB of confidential files[…]

Most wear-resistant metal ever, for relay contacts perhaps

Most wear-resistant metal ever, for relay contacts perhaps

The particular platinum-gold alloy is said to be 100x more durable than high-strength steel, making it the first alloy, or combination of metals, in the same class as diamond and sapphire, nature’s most wear-resistant materials, according to the lab. “We showed there’s a fundamental change you can make to some alloys that will impart thisRead more about Most wear-resistant metal ever, for relay contacts perhaps[…]