Technology

Asteroid 2009 JF1 is not a danger to Earth: NASA has not reported any “next impact”

NASA has not calculated any date for the supposed impact of the asteroid ‘2009 JF1’, nor is it the fifth most destructive for Earth . Media news is circulating on social networks reporting that an asteroid will collide with Earth , they even point to a NASA statement with the date and time of impact. The asteroid in question is ‘2009 JF1’ , which does exist and has been detected by Sentry , …

What is PCIe 6.0 and what will be its improvements and specifications for PC

With this new regulation, SSD memories will be able to reach up to 28 GBps of information exchange. After months of work, the PCI Special Interest Group (PCI-SIG), the body responsible for the computer standard, has announced the official specifications of PCIe 6.0 , a standard that promises great data reading on SSD  and RAM memories.  for computers. The PCIe or Peripheral Component Interconnect Express bus or ports are inside …

The iPhone 14 could be more expensive with the goodbye of the Mini model

The iPhone 14 would start at $ 799 with the farewell to the small model. It is January, but we already anticipate the next iPhone  to be presented in the second half of the year. The iPhone 14s could potentially be more expensive, according to a leak in iDropNews . This could happen if Apple finally decides to say goodbye to the iPhone mini models , which start Apple’s line …

PayPal plans to launch its own cryptocurrency for transactions

The cryptocurrency be the stablecoin type, so they will not be volatile. PayPal has indicated that it is interested in getting fully into the world of cryptocurrencies , with the option of launching one of its own. This was confirmed by José Fernández da Ponte, PayPal’s Senior Vice President of Cryptocurrencies and Digital Currencies , in a statement to Bloomberg News . “We are exploring a stablecoin. If we decide to move …

Founder of WhatsApp goes to the competition: he is the new CEO of Signal

Brian Acton, original co-founder of WhatsApp will temporarily lead Signal . Signal , the messaging service recommended for its security and privacy, will have Brian Acton, original co-founder of WhatsApp , as acting CEO . The application, which had a rebound in users in 2021 after the controversial conditions added in WhatsApp , will have Acton as temporary CEO, while it finds a permanent replacement for Moxie Marlinspike, who is leaving the company …

WhatsApp will show the profile photos of the contacts in the iPhone notifications

The first updates of the year seem to be focused on iPhone users . WhatsApp is working on a new update through which it will be possible to view the notifications of automatic messages with the profile images of the contacts and that will be available soon on iOS devices (iPhone) . As indicated by WABetaInfo , this new function is compatible with the first …

Scientists observe the explosion of a red supergiant star for the first time

The red supergiant became, after months, a supernova  and astronomers witnessed the event. For the first time, astronomers have seen the end of a red supergiant in real time , observing the rapid destruction of the massive star before collapsing into a  Type II supernova . Using two telescopes in Hawaii, the University of Hawaii’s Pan-STARRS Astronomy Institute and the WM Keck Observatory, a …