What Has Technology Done To Soccer?

Dec 3, 2022

Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading! What Has Technology Done To Soccer? Posted by msmash on Wednesday November 23, 2022 @11:01AM from the closer-look dept. Perfect referees are a soccer fan's nightmare, it is increasingly appearing. From a report: The past four years have smoothed out some of those early kinks. Offside calls are now hyper-accurate and semiautomated. And VAR really has done some go ...read more

Tesla China recalls over 435,000 Model 3 and Model Y vehicles due to taillamp problem

Dec 3, 2022

Tesla has issued a recall covering more than 435,000 locally-made vehicles in China because of a software bug that could cause tail lights to fail to illuminate, according to a filing made public Thursday by the country’s top market watchdog. The recall covers certain 2020 to 2022 Model 3 sedans and 2021 to 2022 Model Y crossovers. The US automaker said it is issuing an online software update to solve the problem. It comes in a week when the company also launched a recall involving more tha ...read more

Hands-on review: Dyson Gen5 Detect

Dec 3, 2022

A quality vacuum can make your weekly clean a whole lot easier, and the leaders at Dyson have created a device that seriously stands out. The new Dyson Gen5 Detect is Dyson's most powerful HEPA cordless vacuum. Specifications and additional features Great for all types of cleaning, the Dyson Gen5 Detect has a height of 127.6 cm and a head width of 25 cm. In addition, it only weighs 3.5 kg, making transport and working conditions a breeze. The new vacuum also uses 14-cylinder technology and ha ...read more

Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 157 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Dec 2, 2022

Monday November 7, 2022 12:54 pm PST by Juli Clover Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced in March 2016. Apple designed the ‌Safari Technology Preview‌ to test features that may be introduced into future release versions of Safari. ‌Safari Technology Preview‌ release 157 includes bug fixes and performance improvements for Web Inspector, CSS, Rendering, JavaScript, WebCodecs, Web API, Media, Web Animati ...read more

Chinese EV makers see falling sales in November as demand slows

Dec 2, 2022

A Li Auto showroom in Beijing. Credit: TechNode/David Cohen Chinese electric vehicle makers reported slower growth in deliveries in November and some even saw decreases as the market continues to be hit by a macroeconomic downturn. Nio and Li Auto posted record deliveries, but Xpeng continued its delivery slump. For other automakers, Aion, Hozon, and Huawei-backed Aito reported a monthly decline in vehicle deliveries in the month while Zeekr and Leapmotor started to show signs of slowi ...read more

TSMC to introduce 4nm and 3nm tech to US plants in Arizona

Dec 2, 2022

Top chip contractor TSMC will introduce 4nm tech to the upcoming plant in the US state of Arizona due to pressure from clients like Apple, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg. The new 4nm tech is an upgrade from the firm’s initial target of 5nm announced in 2020. The plant is expected to be operational in 2024 with a production capacity of 20,000 wafers per month, according to TSMC. The chip maker also plans to build a second plant in Arizona to produce 3nm chips, sources told ...read more

Lilith, HoYoverse, and Tencent-affiliated games awarded by Google

Dec 2, 2022

Google revealed the winners of Google Play’s best apps and games of 2022 on Wednesday, including three titles developed by Chinese firms and listed for the US region. Dislyte, a new title by Lilith that was released in May, won the Best Multiplayer award this year. HoYoverse’s hugely successful game Genshin Impact won the Best Ongoing award, a new category introduced this year, while Apex Legends Mobile, co-developed by Tencent LightSpeed Studios and EA, was awarded Best Game of the Year. ...read more

Tencent launches enterprise version of its online document app

Dec 2, 2022

Chinese tech giant Tencent introduced an enterprise version of its file-collaboration tool Tencent Docs at the Tencent Digital Ecosystem Summit, held on Monday. The new version of the online document platform provides users with four integrated solutions, allowing business owners to use Tencent Docs’ integrated features directly or build their own system for specific needs. The Shenzhen-based company launched version 4.0 of the enterprise platform of WeChat earlier this year, a corporate ...read more

Top 10 Super Top-up Health Insurance Plans

Dec 2, 2022

Do you want to purchase the best super top-up health insurance policy in India to complement your primary health coverage? Well, with tons of super top-up plans available in the market, finding a perfect policy that meets your needs is easier said than done. It may take you hours and days to even go through the details of a portion of the available policies. Well, time waits for no one. So, to save you time, we have done the grinding and created a list of the top 10 super top-up health insur ...read more


Tim Hortons to continue China expansion as Q3 net loss widens 72%

Dec 2, 2022

Tencent-backed Tims China saw its revenue increase 67.9% to RMB 182.1 million in Q3. Credit: 123RF Tencent-backed Tims China, the Chinese venture from coffee giant Tim Hortons, saw its revenue increase 67.9% to RMB 182.1 million ($25.5 million) for the third quarter of 2022, while its net loss widened by 72.4% from last year to RMB 195 million, according to the firm’s first financial report since listing on the Nasdaq following a SPAC merger in September.  Why it matters: The near ...read more