Posted on November 21, 2023November 22, 2023Categories Tech   Leave a comment on Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao pleads guilty to money laundering violation, steps down

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao pleads guilty to money laundering violation, steps down

The world's largest crypto exchange will also pay a $4.3 billion fine. It looks like November hasn’t been such a great month for anyone who ran a large, global cryptocurrency exchange. Changpeng Zhao, better known to the cryptocurrency industry as “CZ,” is stepping down as the CEO of Binance, the largest crypto exchange in the world. Along with leaving Binance, CZ will also …

Posted on November 21, 2023November 22, 2023Categories Tech   Leave a comment on I blind-tested 20 iPhone users on which takes better pics: iPhone 15 Pro Max or Pixel 8 Pro

I blind-tested 20 iPhone users on which takes better pics: iPhone 15 Pro Max or Pixel 8 Pro

Do iPhone owners actually prefer photos from Apple? iPhone lovers swear up and down that their phone reigns supreme when it comes to photos, but if we were to blind-test them, would they actually choose an iPhone over Android? Seeking an answer to this question, I blind-tested 20 coworkers who own iPhones, presenting them with two pictures of the …

Posted on November 21, 2023November 22, 2023Categories Tech   Leave a comment on Is Sam Altman joining Microsoft or not? CEO Satya Nadella doesn't even seem to know.

Is Sam Altman joining Microsoft or not? CEO Satya Nadella doesn't even seem to know.

A bizarre TV interview shows just how confusing the OpenAI situation is. You’ve likely heard about all the drama going on with OpenAI over the past few days. Well, it’s somehow continuing to get weirder. Quick recap of OpenAI debacle On Friday evening, the OpenAI non-profit board of directors announced its ousting of CEO Sam Altman. The reason …

Posted on November 21, 2023November 22, 2023Categories Tech   Leave a comment on HP Victus 16 review: The RTX 4060 cheap gaming laptop Batman would get

HP Victus 16 review: The RTX 4060 cheap gaming laptop Batman would get

It runs 'Cyberpunk 2077' like a dream. An audible gasp escaped my lips when I unboxed the HP Victus. I don’t know how HP did it, but it somehow managed to elicit a lot of badass out of this machine. Despite having an all-black chassis, just like countless other laptops on the market, the Victus 16 looks like …

Posted on November 21, 2023November 22, 2023Categories Tech   Leave a comment on Google redesigned the Chrome Web Store and it actually looks pretty good

Google redesigned the Chrome Web Store and it actually looks pretty good

This is…surprisingly nice. When did you last visit the Chrome Web Store? Really visited the site, and browsed around, instead of merely downloading that extension you need? Well, now it might actually be worth it. Google kept the store looking curiously outdated for years, but now the company finally redesigned it to be in …