Top interesting announcements
NortonLifeLock notified thousands of users that hackers breached Password Manager accounts
Gen Digital, owner of the LifeLock brand, notified some customers that the attackers were able to access names, phone numbers, and mailing addresses. The company said it has reset Norton passwords on impacted accounts to prevent attackers from gaining access to them again in the future and also implemented additional measures to counter the malicious attempts.
Microsoft will stop selling Windows 10
After January 31, Microsoft will only sell Windows 11 licenses on its website. The company will support Windows 10 for a few more years, but users you won’t be able to buy a Windows 10 licence except through third-party retailers.
Google has unveiled a new text-to-image model called Muse
Google Muse AI is an allegedly improved version of earlier text-to-image transformer models like Imagen and DALL-E 2. Google AI team has trained a series of Muse models with varying sizes, ranging from 632 million to 3 billion parameters.
A Tesla video promoting self-driving was allegedly staged
The video that Tesla used to promote its self-driving technology was staged to show capabilities like stopping at a red light and accelerating at a green light that the system did not have, according to to Ashok Elluswamy, Tesla’s director of Autopilot software.
MailChimp disclosed its systems got hacked
For the second time in recent months, email marketing company MailChimp found itself to be the target of a cyberattack. One of the customers affected by this breach is the WooCommerce eCommerce plugin for WordPress. WooCommerce has emailed customers warning them that the MailChimp breach exposed their names, store URLs, addresses, and email addresses.
Top new products
Moto G73 will have a 6.5-inch display, MediaTek Dimensity 930 processor, 6 or 8GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage. It will come with a 5,000 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy S23
Galaxy S23 will have a 6.11-inch AMOLED Infinity-O display, Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor, 8GB of RAM and 128/256GB of storage. It will come with a 3,900mAh battery.
Honor Magic 5
Honor Magic 5 will have 6.8-inch OLED screen,Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor and LPDDR5x RAM. It will come with a 5,000mAh battery.