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RCS is the future of Android Texting, so tell your friends

The story of RCS is a long, multi-year story that helps Google is filled with early, unrealized promises, promises of hope smashed by cell phone providers, the strangest moves by the same providers, and a possible power game setting up the future of text messaging on Android. I don't really want to go back to everything since the story has …

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Westpac Bank, Australia, announces support for Apple Pay

Westpac, the second largest bank in Australia, has announced plans to implement Apple Pay support across brands in 2020. The Sydney Morning Herald . "Apple Pay" is now available for the St. George, BankSA and Bank of Melbourne brands. Customers of these banks with a valid Visa debit or credit card can now use Apple Pay for contactless payments and …

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Demo: RAM upgrade in 2019 Mac Pro after purchase

Apple designed the Mac Pro to be modular and upgradeable. Components such as SSD and RAM can also be updated. We bought a basic "Mac Pro" model with the intent to update memory after using hardware from OWC, and in our latest YouTube video we replaced memory, which is an easy process, but still required is done carefully. <iframe width …

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Creditors try to exhume the body of a dead crypto manager

At the end of January, the wife of a cryptocurrency exchange founder testified that her husband had accidentally buried at least $ 137 million in client assets when he died without giving anyone the password for his encrypted laptop. Now indignant investors want to exhume the founder's body to ensure that he is really dead. ARS TECHNICA This story originally …

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The Pentagon's AI chief prepares for the fight

Bezos' public approval of the Pentagon comes from Amazon questioning Microsoft's award of a $ 10 billion cloud computing contract (JEDI or Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure) to Microsoft. This system will be the key to Shanahan's AI ambitions, giving it the computing power and common infrastructure to shred large amounts of data and unify different systems. When he was leading …

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