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NASA’s InSight Mars lander will soon succumb to dust
"NASA says it's Mars lander known as insight will likely be out of power sometime in July flight controllers say that's because of dust collecting on the lander's solar panels until then the space agency says it will continue to use insights seismometer to record what it calls marsquakes NASA says insight has detected more than 1300 such quakes on Mars since the lander arrived in November of 2018 I'm Dave Mattingly in Washington Support for NPR comes from NPR stations Other contributors include Capital One offering their premium travel card venture X Capital One What's in your wallet Details at Capital One dot com And the Annie E Casey foundation You're listening to double the NYC good morning happy Wednesday increasing clouds in the daytime today I have about 72 this afternoon Reign it tonight but probably after midnight we'll have a little of about 57° and then tomorrow rain at pretty good chance of that through the day the high hitting about 73 tomorrow mostly clear skies tomorrow night low 59 and then Friday it's gonna be mostly sunny and it's gonna get hotter we'll have a high on Friday of about 81°
The Morning After: Apple may be testing USB-C iPhones - Engadget
"Tuesday was accessibility awareness day and Apple marked it with a press release announcing a lot of upcoming accessibility improvements. Using advancements across hardware, software and machine learning, apple's press release said people who are blind or low vision can use their iPhone or iPad to navigate the last few feet to their destination with door detection, users with physical and motor disabilities who may rely on assistive features like voice control and switch control can fully control Apple watch from their iPhone with Apple watch mirroring. And the deaf and hard of hearing community
CISA: Don't install Windows Patch Tuesday updates for May on Domain Controllers - Neowin
"Sisa warns not to install may windows updates on domain controllers. In fact, cisa so much doesn't want maze updates installed that they went so far as to temporarily remove the listing of one of their must patch mandates, security flaws from their own catalog of known exploited vulnerabilities because they really can't have it listed there while they're also warning all users of Active Directory not to install those updates to fix the problem, which is in their catalog because it's known to be exploited. It's a mess. The headline on ceases published notice reads, sees it temporarily removes CVE 2022, 26 9 25 from known, exploited vulnerabilities catalog. And they wrote sisa is temporarily removing CV 2022, 26 9 25 from its known vulnerability known exploited vulnerability catalog due to a risk of authentication failures when the May 10th, 2022 Microsoft roll up update is applied to domain controllers. After installing May 10, 2022 roll up update on domain controllers, organizations might experience authentication failures on the server or client for services such as network policy server, routing and remote access service, radius, extensible authentication protocol, and protected extensive extensible authentication protocol. Microsoft notified of this issue, which is related to how the mapping of credentials to machine accounts is being handled by the domain controller. So as we know, once upon a time, it was possible to individually install security patches so that a troublesome patch could be manually avoided.
Apple Delays and Modifies Its Return to Office Plans
"Highest total quarterly revenue on record and return to a profit Just went back to the office was returning to normal apple is the latest big company to yet again delay plans apple's return to the office three days a week will not start next week masks will be required when it does happen in common areas Apple does have corporate office in downtown D.C. Philadelphia's hip city veg is opening its third D.C. location It's a navy yard Its many was 100% plant based It will also run a plant based hot dog cart outside of the ballpark on game days other hip city veg restaurants are in DuPont circle in pen quarter Jeff claypool WTO news Money news sponsored by mass in the all new mass and app Hey Nats fans don't miss any of the action as the nationals battle the fish in Miami Nationals Marlins the series continues tonight at 6 p.m. Catch every play on mass and two President Biden calls last Saturday's race field killings a straightforward case of domestic terrorism a special report coming at you after traffic and weather it's four 27
Steam Deck vs. Nintendo Switch
"Going to be massive with, again, how many Nintendo Switch players have been waiting to play this. Being able to play this on the go on your handheld is going to be massive. I can tell you just from playing it just from playing it on the steam deck. There's a little bit of work you have to do on the steam deck to kind of get it working because it's not fully compatible with epic anti cheap. But once you get it working and you're playing four guys like in your hand, it's such a cool experience. I'm going to get my daughter super excited about that. I think this is really, as a big four guys fan, I'm super, super hyped because I think this is going to make four guys. I think it's going to put it back in the zeitgeist and make it cool again as all these as the new platforms open up, free to play, just there's a whole new audience that's going to discover the game. And I
Researchers devise iPhone malware that runs even when device is turned off - Ars Technica
"Specific features, release, or pricing. And finally, security researchers at Germany's technical university of darmstadt demoed a way to run malware on an iPhone's Bluetooth chip, which remains active in low power mode, even when the device is powered off. The researchers found that the Bluetooth chip on the phone has no mechanism for digitally signing or encrypting firmware, opening the door for exploits. The demo did require a jailbroken iPhone. The researchers sent their paper to Apple for review before publishing, but received no feedback.
Paramount shares jump 15% after Buffett's Berkshire reveals new stake
"A 1% gain What is Warren Buffett buying and selling these days Citigroup has jumped 6% on news Berkshire Hathaway took a $3 billion stake in the bank during the first quarter paramount is up 10% on his Berkshire Hathaway's stake was increased Verizon stock is lower Berkshire Hathaway sold almost all of its $8 billion stake in Verizon But who had supported Disney+ will be cheaper And I won't have that many commercials Disney+ with ads launches later this year at 5 bucks a month Disney will limit ads to four minutes per hour Flying dog brewery wins a court fight in North Carolina over its beer labels It
Apple Releases Studio Display Firmware 15.5 With Webcam Update - MacRumors
"To Monterey, another piece from Mac rumors as Apple on Monday released macOS 12.4, its release marks a sort of graduation day for a couple of features. First, the Monterey update adds support for Apple studio displays 15.5 firmware that should mark the last time that those two have to walk hand in hand, Apple indicated last week that with the release of macOS 12.4, studio display firmware 15.5 would be available as its own update. A separate piece from mock rumors on the studio display update specifically has apple indicating that the firmware refines camera tuning, offering improved noise reduction, contrast and framing. Testing during the beta phase showed marked improvement from the display's initial release, according to the report. Also seeing a graduation of sorts, the Mac rumors piece as with the arrival of macOS 12.4 and iPadOS 15.5, universal control is no longer in beta. It is now an official feature that Apple has deemed issue free and the beta labeling has
Fall Guys is going free to play ahead of Switch, Xbox launch
"To the MPD groups, player pulse, nearly half of fall guys ultimate knockouts player base is between the ages of 13 and 24. And the three games fall guys players, most often play when not playing fall guys, our Minecraft among us and GTA 5. And I think for that kind of player base, fall guys going free to play, I think, makes a lot of sense, right? Get it into more players hands, focus more on a battle pass system, do that stuff and make that money there. Andy, thoughts. Well, not only that, I also saw apparently they're doing a level editor, which seems really exciting. And
How to watch tonight’s lunar eclipse, online or in person
"You know John and tonight I want to remind everybody if you're out there in the real world and you have a clear sky the total eclipse of the moon is going to be happening tonight and for us all over the United States east coast West Coast the basic times that this starts and I'll just give them in West Coast times for now The maximum of the eclipse is 9 11 p.m. Pacific time so that means this eclipse happens later in the night for people on the east coast into Monday morning but don't miss it because it's so incredible the moon moves into the earth's shadow They refer to this one as the deep blood red moon and John it may be even darker because dust on the edges of the earth from the Tonga Tonga volcanic explosion they also populate the upper air and make this eclipse one to remember So tonight with clear skies we got a ringside seat for mother nature's beautiful thing called a total lunar eclipse Doctor Skye Steve Kate I'll be looking up at the sky in 9 11 tonight