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Astronomers Spot Gargantuan ‘X-ray Chimneys’ in the Center of Our Galaxy

The monster black hole that anchors our galaxy is safely 28,000 light years away from Earth. That’s a good thing, too. The region around that back hole is overflowing...

Intel Details Faster Gen 11 Graphics Architecture

Intel has released a new design document detailing its Gen 11 GPUs and how they’ll differ from its previous family. Up until this point, we’ve gotten modest details...

MIT Develops Algorithm to Accelerate Neural Networks by 200x

Neural networks have been a hot topic of late, but evaluating the most efficient way to build one for processing a given stack of data is still an arduous affair....

Steam Prepares to Roll Out Revamped Library Page

Valve was on hand at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco this week to announce something big. No, it wasn’t Half-Life 3 (it’s never Half-Life 3)....

Volvo In-Car Camera Aims to Cut DUI Driving, Distraction in 2020s

Volvo will put a nanny camera in its next generation of cars to keep you and others alive if you’re drunk, distracted, fall asleep, or have an unexpected ailment...

Boeing Reportedly Delaying Crew Capsule Flight by Months

NASA is fast running out of seats on Russian Soyuz capsules, so the long-delayed Commercial Crew Program will soon be the only way to get astronauts to and from the...

A Solar Storm Will Send the Northern Lights Surging South Tonight

The Sun is a relatively quiet G-type star (G2V), but the key word is “relatively.” While it avoids the massive storms known to affect so-called flare stars, it...

Rogue Ads Are Draining Android Phone Batteries With Hidden Videos

Ads are a necessary component of modern technology, but they come with drawbacks even when they aren’t being used to scam people. Some ads in Android apps have been...

AT&T’s Fake ‘5G E’ Network Slower Than Verizon, T-Mobile LTE

When ATT rebranded its LTE service as “5G E” in certain markets in an attempt to mislead consumers, companies like Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint cried foul, as did...

ET Deals: Learn Spanish, Japanese, And More With Humble Bundle

Want to travel the world, and speak at least a bit of each local language? Right now, you can tackle eight languages with this week’s Humble Bundle. • Humble Learn a...