Prime Video: The Absolute Best Sci-Fi TV Shows to Watch

You're probably up to date with what sci-fi shows are on Prime Video if you've been watching the latest, weekly drops. The good news is, the Amazon streamer's back catalogue is way better.Counterpart is a...

[cnet.com] 2 weeks ago

China follows through on plan to ban deepfake tech

China's new rules banning the creation of AI deepfakes used to spread fake news and impersonate people without consent will take effect on Tuesday. Government policies enforced by the Cyberspace...

[theregister.com] 2 weeks ago

Meta to Stop Supporting Original Quest VR Headset

Meta plans to stop supporting its original Quest virtual reality headset after 2024, the company has revealed.The company will continue providing new features for the standalone Quest 1 headset through 2024,...

[cnet.com] 2 weeks ago

'Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania' Drops Time-Bending Trailer

We got another taste of Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania on Monday, as a fresh trailer for the Marvel Cinematic Universe movie landed. It's the third solo adventure for Paul Rudd's size-changing hero Scott...

[cnet.com] 2 weeks ago

Must-See CES Highlights: A Flying Car, a New Gaming Handheld and the Tesla of the Sea

The future is bright, the future is flying -- and may even fold too. A stunning shape-shifting screen from Samsung and a flying car that may soon actually hit the streets (skies?) were among our favorite...

[cnet.com] 2 weeks ago

Pakistan tells government agencies to avoid the dark web

Pakistan’s government has warned its agencies that the dark web exists, is home to all sorts of unpleasant people, and should be avoided. That revelatory information was delivered last week in a cabinet...

[theregister.com] 2 weeks ago

The Absolute Best Sci-Fi Movies on Prime Video

Where are all the good sci-fi movies at these days? The slam-dunk, mind-bending rollercoasters. The clever yet simple concepts explored through relatable characters. The free cosmic content that comes with...

[cnet.com] 2 weeks ago

DHS, CISA, plan AI-based cybersecurity analytics sandbox

Two of the US government's leading security agencies are building a machine learning-based analytics environment to defend against rapidly evolving threats and create more resilient infrastructures for both...

[theregister.com] 2 weeks ago

The first orbital launch attempt from the UK ends in failure

A load of tosh — This is likely to be a devastating launch failure for Virgin Orbit. Enlarge / A screen capture from Virgin Orbit's webcast showing the rocket's main engine firing nominally.Virgin...

[arstechnica.com] 2 weeks ago

Remember 'Carnival Row'? Amazon's Fantasy Has a Tense Season 2 Trailer

Season 1 of neo-noir fantasy Carnival Row hit Prime Video in the middle of 2019. Over three long years later, it's back.Why did it take so long to return? Why else? Production delays in a pandemic, as well as...

[cnet.com] 2 weeks ago

Feds Reportedly Probe Elon Musk Tweet About Tesla Disabling Monitoring Alerts

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is investigating Tesla CEO Elon Musk for a December tweet that indicated the electric automaker would disable driver monitoring alerts for some owners...

[cnet.com] 2 weeks ago

Pediatricians now recommend drugs and surgery for kids with obesity

Early start — Doctors step up fight against childhood obesity, say "watchful waiting" doesn't work. Children as young as 12 with obesity should now consider taking weight loss drugs, and those as...

[arstechnica.com] 2 weeks ago