Microsoft’s Mixed Reality Headset Prices Drop Dramatically; New K-12 Laptops Debut

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Microsoft’s new Mixed Reality headsets are available at prices far below their introduction targets, while the company is highlighting new low-cost laptops meant to aid in its fight against Google’s Chromebooks.

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If humans live in space, will we lose our skeletons?

Astronaut Scott Parazynski stopped by PCMag’s offices to talk about his new memoir The Sky Below, including the (possibly insane) future of human space exploration.

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New advances in directed self-assembly could push silicon below 10nm more efficiently than EUV

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A new paper claims that directed self-assembly could be key to patterning lines below 10nm, but line-edge roughness and manufacturing challenges still present substantial barriers.

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Windows drops below 90% market share for the first time in years; Windows 7 falls below 50%

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Microsoft’s total share of the operating system market has dropped below 90% for the first time in at least a decade. Windows 7 dipped below 50% as well last month, but it’s still the most popular Microsoft OS by a long shot.

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DJI launches Phantom 3 4K, bringing ultra high res video to $999 model

Article Image DJI on Monday launched the Phantom 3 4K, its first drone below the Phantom 3 Professional to support shooting at 4K resolution.

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Intel forges ahead to 7nm – without the use of EUV lasers

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Intel’s Mark Bohr has discussed options for taking the company to 10nm and below without adopting new, troubled lithography technology — but will extreme ultraviolet manufacturing ever be ready for prime time?

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Canaccord raises Apple target to $660, finds iPhone 5s top seller at all major US carriers

With its price target at risk of falling below the company’s actual trading share price, Canaccord Genuity on Thursday updated its forecast for Apple stock to $660, and revealed the results of a new survey that found the iPhone 5s is the most popular handset at all four major U.S. carriers.



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