Technology

German Navy frigates are ditching old-fashioned floppy disks

The German Navy is undergoing a major refurbishment to modernise its fleet of Brandenburg-class F123 frigates. The frigates entered service in the 1990s and have since been powered by old-fashioned 8-inch floppy disks. This outdated technology controls critical functions on the ships, from airflow systems …

Spotify begins offering two-factor authentication

Two-factor authentication has been a staple of many online services for years. The technology secures accounts by requiring not just passwords but also a one-time authentication code. Spotify has been slow to introduce the service, but posts on Reddit suggest the company is taking action. …

Honor’s new foldable phone Magic V3 introduced

Honor Magic V3 has officially been revealed after a while of leaks and sharing. The Magic V3 takes over the flag from the Magic V3, which was introduced last year and attracted attention with its thickness of only 9.9 mm. According to the information provided …

Microsoft Copilot can now read handwriting

Microsoft is preparing to enable Copilot AI in OneNote to read and analyze handwritten notes. The feature, which entered beta testing late last month, will allow OneNote users to write handwritten notes using a stylus, then summarize them, ask questions, and even create to-do lists …