Apple VR focuses on gaming, but can it compete with the Quest 2?

Apple VR focuses on gaming, but can it compete with the Quest 2? 1

The Apple VR headset has been in development for years. It is currently believed to be launched in 2022, with plenty of rumors about specs and target audience. Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman shares his hopes for “the mighty features of Apple’s mixed reality headset” in this week’s Power On newsletter (the full version is available to … Read more

European Commission clears acquisition of Nuance by Microsoft

European Commission clears acquisition of Nuance by Microsoft 2

The European Commission (EC) gives green light to Microsoft’s acquisition of Nuance. The takeover would have little impact on mutual competition in the European Union. With the approval by the EC, an obstacle in the takeover process will disappear. In April of this year, Microsoft announced its intention to acquire Nuance, but it recently became … Read more

Sage acquires Brightpearl, adds ERP and CRM to portfolio

Sage acquires Brightpearl, adds ERP and CRM to portfolio 3

Sage takes over Brightpearl. Brightpearl develops a retail management software platform. This includes ERP and CRM solutions for retailers. With the acquisition, Sage hopes to strengthen its financial software offering. Sage will pay 299 million dollars (265 million euros) for the acquisition. Sage acquires Brightpearl to broaden and strengthen the deployability of its software for … Read more

NotLegit Vulnerability Azure App Service Makes Source Code Public

NotLegit Vulnerability Azure App Service Makes Source Code Public 4

Security specialist Wiz warns of a vulnerability in Microsoft’s Azure App Service. The vulnerability exposes hundreds of source code repositories. Microsoft has since patched the leak. Wiz discovered the so-called NotLegit vulnerability in Azure App Service. The service, also known as Azure Web Apps, is a platform for hosting websites and web-based applications. Source code … Read more

Intel introduces new oneAPI 2022 toolkits

Intel introduces new oneAPI 2022 toolkits 5

Intel has introduced its oneAPI 2022 toolkits. These new toolkits help developers find Intel CPU and GPU hardware for the best application performance. The oneAPI 2022 toolkits have new functionality for this. Intel’s oneAPI toolkits, which consist of various cross-architecture and open-source components, allow developers to experiment with different types of CPUs and GPUs to … Read more

SUSE Rancher Integrates Harvester, Centralizes Clusters and VMs

SUSE Rancher Integrates Harvester, Centralizes Clusters and VMs 6

SUSE integrates Harvester into SUSE Rancher. Rancher includes a platform for provisioning, deploying and managing Kubernetes clusters. Harvester’s integration enables organizations to manage virtual machines in the same environment as Kubernetes clusters. Harvester belongs to a new generation of hyperconverged infrastructure solutions. If we spoke of such an infrastructure fifteen years ago, virtualization was the … Read more

New MacBook Pros have problems with SD card reader

New MacBook Pros have problems with SD card reader 9

The new MacBook Pro 14-inch (2021) and MacBook Pro 16-inch (2021) reportedly have problems reading SD cards. This is reported by MacRumors readers on the website’s forum. Not all SD cards are affected by the issues. In addition, the complications are different. Some memory cards are not read at all, others suffer from slow transfer … Read more

Canonical wants to focus more on gaming with Ubuntu

Canonical wants to focus more on gaming with Ubuntu 10

Canonical has internally created the Desktop Gaming Product Manager position and is looking for a candidate for it. The feature is part of Canonical’s commitment to making Ubuntu ‘the best Linux desktop for gaming’ in what it claims to be. The Desktop Gaming Product Manager Canonical is looking for should set up the product strategy … Read more