Microsoft sues DOJ for right to tell customers about data searches

Article Image On Thursday Microsoft opened a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Justice, arguing that the government can’t prevent it from telling customers when federal agencies have searched through their data — or at least, not as frequently.

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Apple nixes iOS version of popular brightness management tool f.lux

Article Image Apple has shut down the iOS version of f.lux, reportedly arguing that the brightness management app violated terms of the Developer Program agreement.

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Buyers opting for higher capacity iPhones, likely boosting Apple profits, RBC survey finds

RBC Capital Markets has raised its Apple revenue forecasts for 2015 and 2016, arguing that iPhone demand could beat expectations for some time into the future, and that people are skewing towards buying more expensive, higher capacity iPhone models.

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DirectX 12, LiquidVR may breathe fresh life into AMD GPUs thanks to asynchronous shading

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With DirectX 12 and Vulkan both coming to games and Windows in the near future, AMD is arguing that features it baked into GCN as far back 2012 will finally prove useful now — thanks to DirectX 12’s ability to juggle multiple threads.

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Verizon caught throttling Netflix traffic even after its pays for more bandwidth

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Verizon and Netflix have been arguing over whose fault it is that Netflix’s performance is so terrible — and the evidence is all pointing in the same direction.

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