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Apple’s fix for the Apple Watch Series 9 and Ultra 2 sales ban is disabling a useless feature

Apple is readying a more permanent fix for the ITC ruling that ended up temporarily blocking sales of its Apple Watch Ultra 2 and Series 9 models in the U.S. (which are both now back on sale — though again, potentially temporarily). The proposed solution, discovered in a brief legal filing (via 9to5Mac) by the lawyers representing Apple’s opposition Masimo in the dispute, involves disabling via software entirely the pulse oximetry features on models of the devices going forward — a change which should honestly have…

Google has started disabling third-party cookies for Chrome users

Google has just disabled third-party cookies for one percent of Chrome users, years after it first introduced its Privacy Sandbox project. The company announced late last year that it will kick things off by disabling cookies for a random one percent of Chrome users globally on January 4. Chrome owns more than half of the worldwide browser market share, and according to Gizmodo, that means Google has killed cookies for 30 million users.People included in this rollout will see a notification when they launch their browser…

‘Modern Warfare 3’ is disabling its controversial Gaia skin

A skin that has caused a large amount of controversy in Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is being pulled, following complaints from fans. Sledgehammer Games, the developer of the title, has stated that it is planning on removing the skin following complaints from fans who felt the skin was unfair due to how it blends into the background of several maps. Announcing the news in a Reddit AMA, Sledgehammer Games said that “adjustments to Gaia and Gaia Blackcell operator Skins are in the pipeline”, and that it plans on…

CoD: Modern Warfare 3 Is Disabling “Evil Groot” Skin Until Visibility Issues Resolved

Sledgehammer Games has announced plans for the temporary removal of one of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's most problematic operator skins, as the skin's visibility issues need to be addressed.The Call of Duty developer hosted a Reddit AMA for Modern Warfare 3, and one popular question from players involved the ongoing visibility issues of the Gaia "Evil Groot" operator skin that transferred over from Modern Warfare 2. You need a javascript enabled browser to watch…

Robotaxi haters in San Francisco are disabling the AVs with traffic cones

A decentralized group of safe streets activists in San Francisco realized they can disable Cruise and Waymo robotaxis by placing a traffic cone on a vehicle’s hood, and they’re encouraging others to do it, too. The “Week of Cone,” as the group is calling the now-viral prank on Twitter and TikTok, is a form of protest against the spread of robotaxi services in the city, and it appears to be gaining traction with residents who are sick of the vehicles malfunctioning and blocking traffic. The protest comes in the lead…

Chemical Imbalances in The Brain May Be The Foundation of a Disabling Condition : ScienceAlert

People often jokingly say they've "got a bit of OCD" (obsessive-compulsive disorder) if they are overly organized or tidy. But OCD is actually a severe and disabling disorder characterized by obsessions – recurrent intrusive thoughts, impulses, or images that are unwanted and anxiety provoking. This is often coupled with compulsions, which are ritualistic mental or physical actions.Some people with OCD are engaged in rituals for much of their waking life and cannot even leave their homes. As the condition is difficult to…

Disabling ‘Protect Battery’ will add to the Galaxy S23 Ultra battery life

Samsung‘s Galaxy smartphones come with a feature called “Protect battery” that helps extend the lifespan of the battery by limiting the maximum charge to 85%. When enabled, your phone will never charge to 100%. It’s a great feature to preserve battery health in the long run. However, you might get a significantly longer battery life if you disable this feature on the Galaxy S23 Ultra.It’s no rocket science that a 100% charged battery will run longer than an 85% charged battery of the same capacity. If you disable the…

Feds reviewing Musk tweet about disabling driver monitoring

A tweet from Elon Musk indicating that Tesla might allow some owners who are testing a “Full Self-Driving” system to disable an alert that reminds them to keep their hands on the steering wheel has drawn attention from U.S. safety regulators. A tweet from Elon Musk indicating that Tesla might allow some owners who are testing a “Full Self-Driving” system to disable an alert that reminds them to keep their hands on the steering wheel has drawn attention from U.S. safety regulators. The National Highway Traffic Safety

Marvel’s Midnight Suns Performance Can Get Boosted By Disabling The 2K Launcher

Marvel's Midnight Suns has some performance issues, and if you're playing on Steam, turning off the 2K launcher could be the antidote.Rock Paper Shotgun and players over on Midnight Suns Reddit first noticed Midnight Sun's stuttering issues and also found the potential solution: Yeeting 2K's launcher into the stratosphere--or in other words, simply disabling it from launching alongside Midnight Suns. You need a javascript enabled browser to watch videos.Size:640 × 360480 ×…