Gigabyte patches 270 motherboard models
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Hidden code in updater program

Gigabyte has patched more than 270 motherboard models for a security flaw that allowed threat actors to push malware through the device’s firmware.

Apple announces new 15-inch MacBook Air
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New screen size and M2 SoC

Apple has now officially, and finally, announced the MacBook Air in 15-inch size. In addition to the new Retina screen, the 15-inch MacBook Air also got the M2 chip, the same one from the 13-inch model.

MSI shows Intel Meteor Lake laptop at Computex 2023
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A 16-core/22-thread configuration with Movidius VPU onboard

The Computex 2023 is a big show so it does not come as a surprise that members of the press can stumble upon products that are not officially announced, as it happened with MSI's Prestige 16 Studio laptop that was actually running Intel's upcoming 14th gen Meteor Lake processor.

Cooler Master shows a lot of products at Computex 2023 
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New AiO coolers, cases, PSUs, and peripherals

Cooler Master took the Computex 2023 by storm, bringing several new and, more importantly, cool-looking and innovative products, including the new MasterLiquid AiO coolers, new PC cases, X Silent PSUs, and a wide range of peripherals like the new keyboards, mice, and gaming chairs.

Rapidus teams up with IBM on 2nm tech
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Turning around Japan's semiconductor industry

Japanese company Rapidus has teamed up with IBM as part of its cunning plan to turn around Japan’s semiconductor industry by developing  2nm semiconductor technology.