Technology

The US sanctioned a cryptocurrency company for allowing money laundering to hackers

Tornado Cash was the channel through which the Lazarus group moved more than 7 billion dollars obtained from cyberattacks.  The United States on Monday imposed financial sanctions against the so-called ” cryptocurrency mixer ” Tornado Cash , accused of being used to launder more than $7 billion in virtual currency since 2019, including in relation to North Korea. “Treasury sanctions Tornado Cash, a virtual …

The length of Earth’s days has increased and scientists don’t know why

Atomic clocks, combined with precise astronomical measurements, have revealed that the length of the day on Earth is getting longer. which has critical implications not only for how we measure time, but also for GPS and other technologies that govern our lives. modern life. In recent decades, the Earth’s rotation around its axis, which determines the …

Facebook launches an artificial intelligence for its users to converse with it

The chatbot is called BlenderBot 3 and is Meta  ‘s newest artificial intelligence . Meta , the parent company of Facebook , has announced the launch of its  BlenderBot 3 artificial intelligence and wants users to chat with it to gather feedback on its capabilities. The bot answers general queries, but can also provide “recommendations for healthy meals and even services for children in the city.” (1/4) Meet …

Falling Cryptocurrencies Causes Drop in Profits for NVIDIA, Graphics Card Maker

As graphics cards drop in value, more gamers can get one on the market, but NVIDIA  lost money. The fall in the cryptocurrency market also caused a drop in the profits of NVIDIA , manufacturer of graphics cards used to mine these virtual currencies. In the announcement of preliminary results for the second quarter of this year, NVIDIA said it had generated 6.7 billion dollars, a …

Elon Musk challenges Twitter CEO to publicly discuss bots on the social network

Elon Musk has launched a provocation to Parag Agrawal in the middle of the lawsuit filed against him by  Twitter . Elon Musk has challenged Parag Agrawal, CEO of Twitter , to a public debate showing how many fake accounts exist on the platform. “I hereby challenge @paraga to a public debate on the percentage of Twitter bots . Prove to the public …

Curiosity celebrates ten years on Mars

Curiosity cruises the surface of Mars in search of signs of life. This August 6 marks the 10th anniversary of the arrival on Mars of the robotic vehicle ‘ Curiosity ‘, with the mission of testing past environments conducive to life on the surface of the red planet. ‘ Curiosity ‘ took off aboard an Atlas 5 rocket on November 26, 2011 and traveled …

NASA managed to solve the problems in Lucy, its probe that will study Trojan asteroids

Lucy ‘s solar panels could not be fully opened and may have doomed the NASA mission . NASA has announced that it has been able to solve the problems presented by the solar panels of Lucy , its spacecraft to study Trojan asteroids. When it was launched last year, one of its solar panels couldn’t open, and its operators on Earth have been …