Help solving these two issues

I have been having two issues with my computer lately.
My first issue is that my web browser is putting me a day ahead despite my calendar saying otherwise. I've tried tinkering the settings but to no avail.

The next problem is that sometimes after a soft reboot, whenever I open something, the screen becomes black and gray with glitched icons appearing right aside it. I'm unsure if this is a graphics card issue or an issue with the OS and would like to know.


My specs

ial: <superuser required> UEFI: American Megatrends v: N.1.06
date: 04/09/2020
Battery:
ID-1: BAT0 charge: 14.5 Wh (32.9%) condition: 44.1/62.3 Wh (70.7%)
volts: 14.0 min: 15.2 model: standard type: Li-ion serial: <filter>
status: Discharging
CPU:
Info: model: Intel Core i7-10875H bits: 64 type: MT MCP arch: Comet Lake
family: 6 model-id: 0xA5 (165) stepping: 2 microcode: 0xEA
Topology: cpus: 1x cores: 8 tpc: 2 threads: 16 smt: enabled cache:
L1: 512 KiB desc: d-8x32 KiB; i-8x32 KiB L2: 2 MiB desc: 8x256 KiB
L3: 16 MiB desc: 1x16 MiB
Speed (MHz): avg: 3370 high: 3849 min/max: 800/5100 scaling:
driver: intel_pstate governor: performance cores: 1: 3467 2: 3220 3: 3401
4: 3403 5: 3401 6: 3400 7: 2601 8: 3284 9: 3541 10: 3849 11: 3044
12: 3494 13: 3201 14: 3719 15: 3530 16: 3370 bogomips: 73625
Flags: avx avx2 ht lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3 vmx
Vulnerabilities:
Type: itlb_multihit status: KVM: VMX disabled
Type: l1tf status: Not affected
Type: mds status: Not affected
Type: meltdown status: Not affected
Type: spec_store_bypass
mitigation: Speculative Store Bypass disabled via prctl and seccomp
Type: spectre_v1
mitigation: usercopy/swapgs barriers and __user pointer sanitization
Type: spectre_v2
mitigation: Enhanced IBRS, IBPB: conditional, RSB filling
Type: srbds status: Not affected
Type: tsx_async_abort status: Not affected
Graphics:
Device-1: NVIDIA TU104M [GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER Mobile / Max-Q]
vendor: Tongfang Hongkong Limited driver: nvidia v: 495.46
alternate: nouveau,nvidia_drm bus-ID: 01:00.0 chip-ID: 10de:1e91
class-ID: 0300
Device-2: Chicony HD Webcam type: USB driver: uvcvideo bus-ID: 1-13:6
chip-ID: 04f2:b68b class-ID: 0e02 serial: <filter>
Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.21.1.2 compositor: kwin_x11 driver:
loaded: nvidia display-ID: :0 screens: 1
Screen-1: 0 s-res: 3839x1080 s-dpi: 144 s-size: 678x191mm (26.7x7.5")
s-diag: 704mm (27.7")
Monitor-1: HDMI-0 res: 1920x1080 dpi: 82 size: 598x336mm (23.5x13.2")
diag: 686mm (27")
Monitor-2: DP-4 res: 1920x1080 hz: 60 dpi: 142
size: 344x194mm (13.5x7.6") diag: 395mm (15.5")
OpenGL: renderer: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super/PCIe/SSE2
v: 4.6.0 NVIDIA 495.46 direct render: Yes
Audio:
Device-1: Intel Comet Lake PCH cAVS vendor: Tongfang Hongkong Limited
driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel
alternate: snd_soc_skl,snd_sof_pci_intel_cnl bus-ID: 00:1f.3
chip-ID: 8086:06c8 class-ID: 0403
Device-2: NVIDIA TU104 HD Audio vendor: Tongfang Hongkong Limited
driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel bus-ID: 01:00.1 chip-ID: 10de:10f8
class-ID: 0403
Sound Server-1: ALSA v: k5.15.10-hardened1-1-hardened running: yes
Sound Server-2: JACK v: 1.9.19 running: no
Sound Server-3: PulseAudio v: 15.0 running: yes
Sound Server-4: PipeWire v: 0.3.42 running: no
Network:
Device-1: Realtek RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet
vendor: Tongfang Hongkong Limited driver: r8169 v: kernel port: 3000
bus-ID: 3d:00.0 chip-ID: 10ec:8168 class-ID: 0200
IF: enp61s0 state: up speed: 100 Mbps duplex: full mac: <filter>
Device-2: Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX200 vendor: Rivet Networks Killer™
driver: iwlwifi v: kernel bus-ID: 3e:00.0 chip-ID: 8086:2723 class-ID: 0280
IF: wlp62s0 state: down mac: <filter>
IF-ID-1: anbox0 state: down mac: <filter>
Bluetooth:
Device-1: Intel AX200 Bluetooth type: USB driver: btusb v: 0.8
bus-ID: 1-14:7 chip-ID: 8087:0029 class-ID: e001
Report: bt-adapter ID: hci0 rfk-id: 0 state: up address: <filter>
Drives:
Local Storage: total: 931.51 GiB used: 166.69 GiB (17.9%)
SMART Message: Unable to run smartctl. Root privileges required.
ID-1: /dev/nvme0n1 maj-min: 259:0 vendor: Western Digital
model: WDS100T2B0C-00PXH0 size: 931.51 GiB block-size: physical: 512 B
logical: 512 B speed: 31.6 Gb/s lanes: 4 type: SSD serial: <filter>
rev: 211070WD temp: 32.9 C scheme: GPT
Partition:
ID-1: / raw-size: 931.26 GiB size: 931.26 GiB (100.00%)
used: 166.69 GiB (17.9%) fs: btrfs dev: /dev/nvme0n1p2 maj-min: 259:2
ID-2: /boot/efi raw-size: 260 MiB size: 256 MiB (98.46%)
used: 562 KiB (0.2%) fs: vfat dev: /dev/nvme0n1p1 maj-min: 259:1
ID-3: /home raw-size: 931.26 GiB size: 931.26 GiB (100.00%)
used: 166.69 GiB (17.9%) fs: btrfs dev: /dev/nvme0n1p2 maj-min: 259:2
ID-4: /var/log raw-size: 931.26 GiB size: 931.26 GiB (100.00%)
used: 166.69 GiB (17.9%) fs: btrfs dev: /dev/nvme0n1p2 maj-min: 259:2
ID-5: /var/tmp raw-size: 931.26 GiB size: 931.26 GiB (100.00%)
used: 166.69 GiB (17.9%) fs: btrfs dev: /dev/nvme0n1p2 maj-min: 259:2
Swap:
Kernel: swappiness: 133 (default 60) cache-pressure: 100 (default)
ID-1: swap-1 type: zram size: 15.54 GiB used: 0 KiB (0.0%) priority: 100
dev: /dev/zram0
Sensors:
System Temperatures: cpu: 52.0 C pch: 55.0 C mobo: N/A gpu: nvidia
temp: 49 C
Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A
Info:
Processes: 346 Uptime: 10m wakeups: 3 Memory: 15.54 GiB
used: 2.82 GiB (18.2%) Init: systemd v: 250 tool: systemctl Compilers:
gcc: 11.1.0 clang: 13.0.0 Packages: pacman: 1725 lib: 504 Shell: fish
v: 3.3.1 default: Bash v: 5.1.12 running-in: konsole inxi: 3.3.11
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Post full inxi.
Dual boot with M$?

Maybe try boot from last working snapshot.

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This is actually a security feature of Firedragon. It is meant to avoid fingerprinting. I don't remember the exact setting atm. But you can always switch to your favorite browser if you don't like default one.

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Actually it's a Firefox-based feature.
Issue is similar to this one:

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Black screen after resuming suspend is a known issue with xorg 1.21.1.2 and NVidia 495.46 apparently. See here on Nvidia Forum

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