Amazon might buy Target, but could Trump stand in the way?

By potentially bringing Target into its folds, Amazon’s store count would be approximately 2,300, less than 20 percent of Walmart’s global store count.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/02/amazon-might-buy-target-but-could-trump-stand-in-way.html

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LG Unveils Nano IPS HDR, 5K Ultrawide Monitors

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LG is bringing a brace of monitors to CES to show off new display technologies, HDR support, and a 5K Ultrawide 21:9 panel with 600 nits of brightness. Fun times.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/261046-lg-announces-new-monitors-nano-ips-panels-hdr-support-5k-ultrawide-display?source=Computing

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Amazon 'Digital Day' to offer deals on apps, games, comics

Mark your calendars, deal hunters: Amazon is bringing back a one-day, post-Christmas promotion it started last year offering steep discounts on all kinds of digital content.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/18/amazon-digital-day-to-offer-deals-on-apps-games-comics.html

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Intel Will Bring Additional Facilities Online to Improve Coffee Lake Shipments

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Intel is bringing new facilities online to improve Coffee Lake CPU production and bring prices down. While it’s nothing compared with GPUs, the 8th Gen chips are a bit overheated.

The post Intel Will Bring Additional Facilities Online to Improve Coffee Lake Shipments appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/259272-intel-will-bring-additional-facilities-online-improve-coffee-lake-shipments?source=Computing

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Intel May Deploy AVX-512 in Upcoming 10nm Cannon Lake CPUs

Intel is bringing its AVX-512 instruction set to desktop CPUs with its upcoming Cannon Lake CPUs, but AVX-512 is a good deal more complex than previous SIMD sets, and its capabilities are distributed across a wider range of products.

The post Intel May Deploy AVX-512 in Upcoming 10nm Cannon Lake CPUs appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/257730-intel-may-deploy-avx-512-upcoming-10nm-cannon-lake-cpus?source=Computing

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ASML Claims Major EUV Lithography Milestone

ASML took a significant step towards bringing EUV lithography to market this week, but the company hedged its bets in its announcement.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/252773-asml-claims-major-euv-lithography-milestone-introduction-dates-still-uncertain?source=Computing

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Microsoft Files Trademark Application for ‘DirectReality’ as E3 Approaches

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Microsoft isn’t bringing VR headsets to E3 to show off on Project Scorpio, but the company has applied for a new trademark on the word DirectReality. Could specialized API support be on its way?

The post Microsoft Files Trademark Application for ‘DirectReality’ as E3 Approaches appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/250636-microsoft-files-new-trademark-application-directreality-e3-approaches?source=Computing

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Microsoft: Windows 10 ARM Devices Will Run x86 Code at Near-Native Speed

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Microsoft is bringing ARM support to Windows 10–only this time, ARM devices will run x86 code at near-native speed, thanks to a clever emulation layer.

The post Microsoft: Windows 10 ARM Devices Will Run x86 Code at Near-Native Speed appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/249292-microsoft-declares-windows-10-arm-devices-will-run-x86-code-near-native-speed?source=Computing

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Facebook clamps down on sick videos, brings in 3,000 additional reviewers

Facebook is bringing in 3,000 workers to quickly identify and remove sickening videos posted on the social network.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/03/facebook-clamps-down-on-sick-videos-brings-in-3000-additional-reviewers.html

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Intel adds official support for Vulkan, but only for certain GPUs

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Intel has updated its graphics drivers with Vulkan support, bringing that API up to parity with DX12.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/gaming/244455-intel-adds-official-support-vulkan-certain-gpus?source=Computing

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See the world's first graphene dress

Two scientists first isolated graphene in 2004 and went on to win a Nobel prize for bringing to the world’s attention a “wonder material” that conducts electricity better than anything else and has the potential to revolutionize fields from computing to travel, recounts the Guardian.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/01/30/see-worlds-first-graphene-dress.html

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4K Netflix is finally coming to PCs, but you probably still can’t watch it

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Netflix is bringing 4K streaming to PCs, finally — but the restrictions are so onerous, you’re going to have a hard time taking practical advantage of it.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/239860-4k-netflix-finally-coming-pcs-still-probably-cant-watch?source=Computing

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'Decoding the Civil War': Tech unlocks Union telegrams

A new project is bringing thousands of telegrams that carried information between Union officers, Abraham Lincoln, and his cabinet into the digital age.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/28/decoding-civil-war-tech-unlocks-union-telegrams.html

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Facebook will soon let you post 360-degree photos to the News Feed

Hot on the heels of bringing 360-degree video to its social network, Facebook announced on Wednesday that it will also be giving users the ability to post 360-degree photos on the News Feed in the coming weeks.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/12/facebook-will-soon-let-post-360-degree-photos-to-news-feed.html

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