A recent case has shown how vulnerable the whole approach is to legal action from rivals.… Read the rest
Key software used by boffins researching phylogenetic trees from molecular sequences has been withdrawn because the eccentric writer is opposed to letting immigrants into Europe.
However it has caused some problems in the scientific world. This week an 11-year-old research paper had to be retracted.… Read the rest
The new software is part of AMD’s Radeon Software Crimson Edition which is supposed to be the next new thing in graphics drivers.
AMD’s Raho Koduri and Terry Makedon said that AMD has been delivering graphics drivers for the past 20+ years, and during this time the graphics driver evolved way beyond the graphics device driver.… Read the rest
Apple Music is starting to end its three-month free trials and the service is not considered that great.… Read the rest
One of the problems of Open Sauce software is that projects get dumped because they cannot find enough developers interested in maintaining them, or the money to keep them active.… Read the rest
Mesa currently uses swrast, LLVMpipe, and Softpipe drivers as software rasterisers that run OpenGL on the CPU rather than any dedicated GPU.… Read the rest
It appears that the company brought its own reality distortion field to court when it told a US judge that accessing data stored on a locked iPhone would be “impossible” with devices using its latest operating system.… Read the rest
Golden ages are normally brought to an end by a rebellion of giants, titans or plagues. Jim Zemlin, executive director of the Linux Foundation said that Linux will be killed off by giant, titanic plagues of security bugs.… Read the rest
Anand Chandrasekher, senior vice president of Qualcomm demoed its SDP and chatted about the company’s progress within the server market.… Read the rest
VW’s Michael Horn told the US Congress that the decision to install the emission cheating software was all the work of a couple of software engineers.… Read the rest