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Tesla rival Rivian’s market value jumps by over .7B after it unveils R2 and halts B factory—cutting costs ‘massively’ as Elon Musk suggested

Tesla rival Rivian’s market value jumps by over $1.7B after it unveils R2 and halts $5B factory—cutting costs ‘massively’ as Elon Musk suggested

Tesla rival Rivian faced a make-or-break moment this week as it unveiled its latest model, the R2 SUV. Judging by its soaring shares, things went well. Since the Thursday event, the market value of the Amazon-backed electric-vehicle maker has jumped by more than $1.7 billion. Whether it sinks again as investors reconsider remains to seen, ...

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Apple’s M3 MacBook Air Features Two NAND Flash Chips, Resulting In Faster SSD Speeds Compared To The Single Chip Used On The M2 Version

Apple’s M3 MacBook Air Features Two NAND Flash Chips, Resulting In Faster SSD Speeds Compared To The Single Chip Used On The M2 Version

Apple likely annoyed a large percentage of the technology community when it was found out that the M2 MacBook Air featured just a single NAND flash chip, resulting in slower SSD speeds. Thankfully, the company has addressed this issue with the latest M3 MacBook Air models, as both 13-inch and 15-inch versions sport two NAND ...

Jack Dorsey tells Block employees Tuesday is a ‘no meeting day.’ Here’s why that lifts the spirits of ‘makers’

Jack Dorsey tells Block employees Tuesday is a ‘no meeting day.’ Here’s why that lifts the spirits of ‘makers’

At some point, meetings are counterproductive—and employees must be given a block of time without them to get work done. That sentiment has led some companies to implement a “no-meeting day” policy. Last year, for instance, Shopify made Wednesday such a day, part of a “calendar purge” to give employees more time to focus. Soon ...

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Chip Startup Efficient Computers Receive Massive Funding, Unveil Architecture 100x Efficient Than Modern Offerings

Chip Startup Efficient Computers Receive Massive Funding, Unveil Architecture 100x Efficient Than Modern Offerings

The chip startup Efficient Computers has received $16 million in funding from the venture capital firm Eclipse as they work towards creating CPU architectures 100 times more efficient than modern ones. Efficient Computers “Fabric Architecture” Aims At Revolutionizing Low-Power Computing Segment Well, the CPU industry is progressing regarding generational leaps in performance and power efficiencies, ...

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PS5 Pro Shouldn’t Be Expected to Deliver Double FPS Over Base Model, Based on Specs Alone; New Upscaling Patent Suggests Evolution of Checkerboard Rendering

PS5 Pro Shouldn’t Be Expected to Deliver Double FPS Over Base Model, Based on Specs Alone; New Upscaling Patent Suggests Evolution of Checkerboard Rendering

The PS5 Pro performance shouldn’t be expected to be double the framerate in GPU-limited scenarios over the base model based on specs alone, according to a recent analysis. Speaking in a new video, Digital Foundry’s Richard Leadbetter, Alexander Battaglia, and John Linneman commented on the rumored hardware refresh from Sony and the level of performance ...

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Helldivers 2 Has Reportedly Sold ‘Way More’ Than 5 Million Units

Helldivers 2 Has Reportedly Sold ‘Way More’ Than 5 Million Units

The success of Helldivers 2 continues unabated. Even yesterday, the third-person cooperative sci-fi shooter game nearly reached its historical peak of 450K concurrent online users on Steam. The user reception on Valve’s store has meaningfully improved compared to launch, too, leaping from the original 67% ‘Mixed’ review rating to the current 81% ‘Very Positive’ review ...