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Chinese Authorities Warn About ‘Sophisticated’ Digital Yuan Scam- Promotes Access to a ‘$186M Secret’ Government Fund

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>As China keeps paving the way to adopt its central bank digital currency (CBDC), scammers are also actively emerging on the scene. The police in a Chinese province are now warning about a “sophisticated” CBDC-themed scam.</strong> Bogus Platform Is Set to Be Launched in March, Say Scammers According to a post from …

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Stadia version of Terraria is back in production after developer reconciles with Google

Earlier this month, Terraria co-creator Andrew Spinks announced that his studio Re-Logic would cancel a Google Stadia port. However, the developer announced today that the Stadia port is now back in development. ”As you may have noticed, we had a ton of issues to kick off the year stemming from the locking-down of Redigit’s entire …

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FDA panel gives Johnson & Johnson one-shot COVID-19 vaccine green light – CNET

The third coronavirus vaccine has been recommended unanimously by an FDA panel. Sarah Tew/CNET An advisory panel for the US Food and Drug Administration has recommended Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose COVID-19 vaccine be given the green light by the FDA. The vote came Friday afternoon from the FDA Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee …

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This TikTok Tom Cruise impersonator is using deepfake tech to impressive ends

What’s better than an ultra-high-tech, Mission: Impossible-style mask? The deepfake technology this TikToker is using to impersonate Tom Cruise, apparently (via The Daily Beast). The deeptomcruise account appears to feature someone who’s pretending to be the famous actor, and the impression isn’t just jaw-dropping because of how well the person replicates Cruise’s famous laugh. How …

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VRCover Introduces New Quest 2 Headstrap Replacement And More Facial Interfaces

VRCover is introducing another new accessory to its lineup of add-ons and replacement parts with the Oculus Quest 2 Headstrap Replacement. You can buy one right now for $24 plus shipping on the VRCover US Store (ships to US, Canada, or Mexico), EU Store, or International Store. [When you purchase items through links on our …

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Facebook Launches “Hey Facebook” Wake Word For Voice Commands On Oculus Quest 2

The Oculus Quest 2 goes “hands-free” with this week’s latest update. It looks like the Oculus Quest 2 is in the middle of a growth spurt. Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen a slew of new features arrive on Facebook’s standalone VR headsets, multi-user support, app sharing, and, just recently, Couch mode. And it …

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Guardians Is A New VR Shooter RTS Hybrid, Out Now On SideQuest And PC VR

Guardians is a unique hybrid VR game that melds shooter and RTS mechanics into one experience, complete with PvE and PvE modes. It’s out now on PC VR and Quest via SideQuest (App Lab submission pending) for $15, including crossplay. [embedded content] We originally covered Guardians back in November and it already had a lot …

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Oculus Quest Pro? Facebook’s Bosworth Winks At The Potential

In another one of his increasingly-frequent Instagram AMAs, Facebook’s Vice President of Augmented and Virtual Reality Andrew ‘Boz’ Bosworth hinted at the potential of a new Quest Pro model and discussed other upcoming features. One user posed a question to Bosworth that read “Why can’t Oculus make a 600$ headset and put the best specs …

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Galaxy Digital co-president explains two things deterring institutional crypto buying

In recent months, companies such as MicroStrategy and Tesla have picked up sizable positions in Bitcoin. This trend has not yet become the norm for most companies, however. Damien Vanderwilt, co-president of Galaxy Digital, believes security and taxes may be acting as deterrents for crypto investing.  “When we think about the conversations we have with …

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