China state media outlet calls Nvidia’s Arm purchase ‘disturbing’, urges regulatory caution

SHANGHAI – An op-ed in China’s state-backed Global Times on Wednesday said U.S. chipmaker Nvidia Corp’s planned acquisition of Arm Ltd from Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp was “disturbing”, urging global regulators to exercise caution as they evaluate it for approval. “Given the U.S.-China tensions and U.S. suppression on a range of Chinese technology enterprises, if […]

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BLURtooth vulnerability opens millions of Bluetooth devices to MITM attacks

Bluetooth security can sometimes be just a “blur” Why it matters: Most newer Bluetooth devices pair more easily thanks to the Just Works security model implemented in Bluetooth 4.0 and newer standards. However, that added convenience can be exploited by an attacker to compromise all of your Bluetooth devices.The Bluetooth Special Interest Group has confirmed […]

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Study reveals how cannabinoids may be useful to prevent colon cancer

Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are caused by unrestrained inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. Patients with IBD are at a higher risk of developing colorectal cancer. In a recent study published in iScience by authors from the University of South Carolina, it was shown that treatment with Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), […]

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Exclusive: Britain has moved to break fisheries deadlock in Brexit trade talks – EU sources

BRUSSELS – Britain offered tentative concessions on fisheries in trade talks with the European Union last week, two diplomatic sources told Reuters, just as London was publicly threatening to breach the terms of its divorce deal with the bloc. The sources, who did not attend last week’s talks between the sides’ chief negotiators but were […]

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