Microsoft’s Calling It Quits on Creepy Emotion Recognition Tech:

Photo:: John MacDougall: (Getty Images:) Microsoft’s turning its back on its: scientifically suspect: and ethically dubious: emotion recognition technology:. For now, at least. In a major win for privacy advocates sounding the alarm on under-tested and invasive biometric technology, Microsoft announced it’s planning to retire its so-called “emotion recognition” detection systems from its Azure Face … Read more

How to use Apple’s Contacts app hidden power to improve your iPhone:

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple’s Contacts app does not sound like the most vital part of iOS, but behind the scenes it powers a huge amount of what makes iPhones … Read more

How to use Apple’s Contacts app hidden power to improve your iPhone:

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple’s Contacts app does not sound like the most vital part of iOS, but behind the scenes it powers a huge amount of what makes iPhones … Read more

Lightning versus USB-C: Pros and cons for the iPhone:

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. The rumor mill is hard at work trying to convince people that a USB-C iPhone is coming. A recent decision from the European Union may force … Read more

Lightning versus USB-C: Pros and cons for the iPhone:

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. The rumor mill is hard at work trying to convince people that a USB-C iPhone is coming. A recent decision from the European Union may force … Read more

Compared: M2 vs M1, M1 Pro, M1 Max, and M1 Ultra:

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple’s new M2 is the start of a new Apple Silicon generation. Here’s how the M2 fares when compared against the already-released M1 family of chips. … Read more

Compared: M2 vs M1, M1 Pro, M1 Max, and M1 Ultra:

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple’s new M2 is the start of a new Apple Silicon generation. Here’s how the M2 fares when compared against the already-released M1 family of chips. … Read more

Razer’s New Kishi V2 Is a Better Way to Game on Your Smartphone:

Photo:: Andrew Liszewski – Gizmodo: From day one, smartphones had the potential to be excellent handheld gaming devices, were it not for the limitations of touchscreens. Joysticks and buttons are still the best way to play, and while wireless controllers now easily connect to mobile devices, clamp-on gamepads are a better solution, and one of … Read more

Razer’s New Kishi V2 Is a Better Way to Game on Your Smartphone:

Photo:: Andrew Liszewski – Gizmodo: From day one, smartphones had the potential to be excellent handheld gaming devices, were it not for the limitations of touchscreens. Joysticks and buttons are still the best way to play, and while wireless controllers now easily connect to mobile devices, clamp-on gamepads are a better solution, and one of … Read more

Yet another zero-day (sort of) in Windows “search URL” handling – Naked Security:

Just as the dust started to settle on the weirdly-named Follina vulnerability… And along came another zero-day Windows security hole. Sort of. We’re not convinced that this one is quite as dramatic or as dangerous as some of the headlines seem to suggest (which is why we carefully added the words “sort of” above), but … Read more