AMC Theaters warns of ‘substantial doubt’ about future

AMC Theaters warns of ‘substantial doubt’ about future

AMC Theaters is warning investors about its incredibly uncertain future as financial fallout from the pandemic continues, blatantly stating that “substantial doubt exists about our ability to continue as a going concern for a reasonable period of time.” A new 8-K filing arrived ahead of AMC Theaters’ upcoming earnings call next week, and it wasted … Read more

LightOn researchers explain how they trained an AI model on an optical co-processor

LightOn researchers explain how they trained an AI model on an optical co-processor

In a technical paper published on the preprint server Arxiv.org, scientists at LightOn, a startup developing optical computing hardware for AI applications, detail what they claim is one of the first optical co-processors able to accelerate AI model training. In experiments on the popular MNIST data set of handwritten digits, their co-processor — the Optical … Read more

Destiny 2 Year 4 reveal coming June 9

Destiny 2 Year 4 reveal coming June 9

Bungie tweeted a new teaser from Destiny’s Twitter account, featuring The Drifter and officially announcing the reveal date of Destiny 2’s next expansion as June 9 at noon EDT. This event is only an hour before Bungie will release Destiny 2’s unannounced season 11. It’s currently unclear if Bungie will announce the expansion in its … Read more

Google makes it easier to use security keys on iOS devices

Google makes it easier to use security keys on iOS devices

Google is making it easier to use security keys and its Advanced Protection Program to secure Google Accounts on iOS devices. Thanks to changes rolling out today, anyone with an Apple device (iOS 13.3 and above) will be able to use Google’s Titan Security Keys to secure both work and personal Google Accounts. Because both … Read more

Germany bans digital doppelganger passport photos

Germany bans digital doppelganger passport photos

FILE PHOTO: A specimen of the new German electronic passport is pictured under an ultraviolet light during its presentation to the media in Berlin, Germany, February 23, 2017. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/File Photo BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany will outlaw the ‘morphing’ of passport photos, in which pictures of two people are digitally combined, making it possible to … Read more

Apple’s 2021 iPad Pros could have 5G

Apple’s 2021 iPad Pros could have 5G

Apple’s 2021 iPad Pros could have 5G, thanks to Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X55 5G modem, according to Apple leaker L0vetodream on Twitter. If Apple does use that modem, the new iPad Pros could take advantage of both sub-6GHz 5G and the faster mmWave 5G. The new iPad Pros could also have Mini-LED displays, says L0vetodream. This … Read more

Global smartphone shipments to fall 12% this year on virus woes: IDC

Global smartphone shipments to fall 12% this year on virus woes: IDC

People wearing face masks following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak are seen at an Apple store as the new iPhone SE goes on sale, in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China April 24, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. CHINA OUT. (Reuters) – Global smartphone shipments will … Read more

PlayStation’s Days of Play sale games and accessories

PlayStation’s Days of Play sale games and accessories

PlayStation’s annual Days of Play sale is back with deals on everything from new games, to PS4 classics, to controllers and headsets. The sale even includes a few deals on PlayStation Plus subscriptions as well as PlayStation Now. The Days of Play sale’s game selection is pretty impressive with up to 50% off on certain … Read more

Snapchat stops promoting Trump’s account due to his tweets

Snapchat stops promoting Trump's account due to his tweets

A Snap spokesperson said the company made the decision over the weekend in response to tweets from the president that threatened protestors with “the most vicious dogs and ominous weapons, I have ever seen.” The Trump campaign is quite active on Snapchat and spends a significant amount on advertising in the app. Ads will be … Read more