JTT Tech News and Commentary – October 30, 2020

* *General Tech News** AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Posts Benchmark Result in Passmark; 10% above All Intel Processors* Researchers Extract Secret Key Used To Encrypt Intel CPU Code* Apple Developing Alternative to Google Search* Apple Planning Smaller AirPods Pro* Do Apple’s iPhone 12 phones Have a Secret Reverse Wireless Charging Feature?* Alphabet’s Loon Sets New Record for Longest Stratospheric Flight* DoorDash Partnering With California Restaurant to Build New Brick-and-Mortar Location* Central Bank of Bahamas Launches ‘Sand Dollar’ Digital Currency* ‘Robin Hood’ Hackers Donating Stolen Money* Trump’s Website Hacked* SpaceX Starlink Public Beta Begins, With Pricing* Samsung and Stratford to Make a 10,000 PPI Display Which Could Lead to Flawless VR* *Gaming News** Facebook Unveils Free-To-Play Cloud Gaming Service* Now You Can Build a Video Game Like a Lego Set With a New Unity Tool* Control and Hitman 3 Launching On The Nintendo Switch Via the Cloud* Cyberpunk 2077 Delayed Again, Now Coming December 10* Sony Giving Away PSVR Camera Adapters for PS5* Facebook Won’t Ban Players Who Use More Than One Headset, After Confusion About Accounts* Radeon RX 6900 XT, RX 6800 XT, and RX 6800 GPUs Announced by AMD* *Space and Science News** First ‘Murder Hornet’ Nest in US Found in Washington State* FDA Approves Remdesivir as COVID-19 Treatment* A Chili-shaped Device Can Rate Pepper Hotness* The World’s First Ocean Hybrid Platform Converts Tidal Waves Into Energy* A New ‘Super-White Paint’ Cools Down Buildings and Cars* MIT Testing Autonomous ‘Roboats’ Which Carry Up To Two Passengers* A Bird Which Went Extinct EEvolved Into Existence Again* Brain Implant Bypasses Eyes to Help Blind People See* NASA Discovers a Rare Metal Asteroid Worth $10,000 Quadrillion* NASA Confirms There’s Water On the MoonSupport this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/joeys-totally-tech/exclusive-content