Microsoft’s latest Windows update breaks multi-monitor gaming

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Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 patch breaks multi-monitor gaming and the current workarounds are inadequate. How about using that telemetry data to flag users who shouldn’t install a given update, instead of making them all mandatory?

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/242537-microsofts-latest-windows-update-breaks-multi-monitor-gaming?source=Computing

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Spotify, Sony deal shows where the revenue flows — and how pinched the streaming services are

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A new report breaks down how Sony took Spotify to the cleaners over music rights, and the streaming service’s limited ability to earn income off its own product.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/206046-unveiled-deal-between-spotify-sony-shows-where-the-revenue-flows-and-how-pinched-the-streaming-services-are

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Nvidia GeForce GTX Titan X reviewed: Crushing the single-GPU market

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Nvidia’s latest Titan X has launched, and it’s a doozy. The new $1000 GPU breaks records for single-card 4K gaming.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/201346-nvidia-geforce-gtx-titan-x-reviewed-crushing-the-single-gpu-market

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Which mobile apps drain your battery the most?

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A new report from AVG Technologies breaks down exactly which Android applications chew through battery life, network data, and bog down phone performance. There are a number of applications that badly need a diet — including some created by major companies or the phone manufacturers themselves.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/200017-new-report-details-which-mobile-apps-are-the-biggest-battery-drainers-and-power-hogs

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New report slams Xbox One and PS4 power consumption: Inefficiencies still abound

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A new report from the National Resources Defense Council breaks down console power consumption across the new generation — and slams the Xbox One for its high usage in stand-by and while watching television.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/182829-new-report-slams-xbox-one-and-ps4-power-consumption-inefficiencies-still-abound

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