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Microsoft offers $250,000 to identify Meltdown, Spectre-like chip bugs

Microsoft is offering a $250,000 reward users who find chip vulnerabilities like the Meltdown and Spectre flaws that went public in January.

US cyber security officials unaware of Intel chip flaws before public disclosure

New inputs show that Intel notified US government officials of the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities after it was publicly announced, six months after Google's Project Zero first spotted the flaws.

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AMD's earnings top estimates as graphics chip demand rises

AMD has registered better-than-expected profits in Q4 2017, as the company rose from graphics chips sales.

Microsoft releases new security update against Spectre

Microsoft has released a security patch against the Spectre vulenerability, as it was found that Intel's chips have a microcode that increases rebooting, and creates data corruption.

Spectre, Meltdown patches causing problems in newer chips, admits Intel

Intel has said that the security patches to the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities were causing the company's newer chips to reboot more often than usual.

Intel says security patches can cause reboot problems in old chips

Intel has reported that the security patches released for its chips could make older processors reboot more often than usual.

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Microsoft stops Spectre, Meltdown fixes on AMD chip-run PCs

Microsoft has stopped rolling out fixes to Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities for AMD-run devices, as it has found some of them to be inoperable.

AMD chips exposed to both variants of Spectre security flaw

Advanced Micro Devices Inc said on Thursday its microprocessors are susceptible to both variants of the Spectre security flaw, days after saying its risk for one of them was "near zero".

Nvidia releases software patches for Spectre flaw

Nvidia has released a security patch in response to the Spectre microchip vulnerability that affects its chips.

Intel security flaws force cloud companies to consider other chipmakers

Cloud centres running on Intel-based systems are looking to other chipmakers to build new infrastructure, following the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities.

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Bollywood, Hollywood reviews of November, December 2015

Bollywood movies Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, Tamasha, Hate Story 3 and Hollywood biggie Spectre released in the month of November and December 2015. The movies had a good run at the box office but here is what our India Express critics Shubhra Gupta and Shalini Langer had to say about these films in their reviews.

Priyanka, Deepika, Katrina: Bollywood actresses who can feature as Bond girls

The James Bond movie 'Spectre' starring Daniel Craig and Monica Bellucci has finally hit screens today. From Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone to Katrina Kaif, here is a look at the Bollywood actresses who would do justice to the role of Bond girls in the film.

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'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo', 'Dilwale', 'Bajirao Mastani': Big releases that will wrap up 2015

After Salman Khan's 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' creating new records all over the globe with its box office collections and Telugu movie 'Baahubali' being another superhit in the first half of 2015, there are films like 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo', 'Dilwale', 'Bajirao Mastani' which are all set to wrap up 2015 in style.

Royals Kate Middleton, Prince William, Prince Harry and 007 cast add sparkle to 'Spectre' world premiere

Daniel Craig starrer 'Spectre' got a royal seal of approval at its world premiere on Monday (October 26) night as it was attended by the royal couple Prince William and Duchess of Cambridge Kate.

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