HW News – AMD Zen Vulnerability, No More Blower, & Human Malware vs. PC Industry

Hardware news this week includes on-the-ground reporting on the human malware conditions in Taiwan (and the US), AMD Zen vulnerabilities, and more.
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– AMD gets its own side-channel vulnerabilities and joins Intel
– NVIDIA apparently using TSMC's new CoWoS for Ampere GPUs
– AMD shifting away from blowers and toward dual-axial coolers
– Intel is still sore about that antitrust fine
– ISPs remove data caps during human malware pandemic
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Editorial: Eric Hamilton
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