AMD Replaces Ryzen CPUs for Users Affected By Rare Linux Bug

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A rare bug has been causing stability issues for Ryzen 7 under certain heavy compiler workloads while running Linux. AMD is replacing the CPUs of affected customers.

The post AMD Replaces Ryzen CPUs for Users Affected By Rare Linux Bug appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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Elon Musk makes a bold bet with Australia

Elon Musk may be just one of several entrepreneurs to claim he can solve power shortages causing blackouts in south Australia, but he’s definitely the most confident.

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New Apple MacBook Pro banned from bar exams in multiple states thanks to Touch Bar

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Apple’s new Touch Bar is causing problems for MacBook Pro users who intended to use their new hardware to sit for bar exams. Multiple states have banned the new systems or restricted their use due to concerns about cheating.

The post New Apple MacBook Pro banned from bar exams in multiple states thanks to Touch Bar appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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Consumers Worry That Sprint, T-Mobile May Revive Merger Talks

Renewed speculation about a possible merger between Sprint and T-Mobile is causing worry among mobile phone customers and consumer advocates, though some industry observers say it may be the only…

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/12/08/consumers-worry-that-sprint-t-mobile-may-revive-merger-talks.html

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Innocent lives exposed in WikiLeaks' crusade against big government

WikiLeaks’ global crusade to expose government secrets is causing collateral damage to the privacy of hundreds of innocent people, including survivors of sexual abuse, sick children and the mentally ill, The Associated Press has found.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/08/23/innocent-lives-exposed-in-wikileaks-crusade-against-big-government.html

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Web link causes Safari crashes, device reboots on iOS and Mac [u]

Article Image A website in circulation as a prank on Safari users is causing the Mac edition of the browser to crash, and iPhones and iPads to reboot, reports said on Monday.

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False bomb threat at Apple's Ireland facilities leads to evacuation of 4,800 staff

Article Image A fake bomb threat was issued for Apple’s operations in Ireland on Monday, causing officials to evacuate 4,800 employees before giving the all-clear.

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iOS 9.2 update should fix iPad Pro blackouts, Apple says

Article Image Installing the iOS 9.2 update should solve a problem with the iPad Pro causing the tablet to suddenly go black and fail to respond to touch or button input, Apple said in an updated support document.

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Windows 10’s broken fall update removes user-installed applications without asking first

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Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 update is causing problems for at least some users, and uninstalling programs without the user’s consent or evidence of a problem.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/218570-windows-10s-broken-fall-update-removes-user-installed-applications-without-asking-first

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Police take to social media to warn about 'faux gun' cell phone case

Why has a cell phone case been causing a stir on social media, lately? According to some law enforcement officials, a case that looks like a gun is a dangerous product. On Tuesday, New Jersey State Police posted images of the “faux gun cell phone case” to their Instagram and Facebook accounts.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/07/01/police-take-to-social-media-to-warn-about-faux-gun-cell-phone-case/

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Steam users flood to take advantage of new refund policy, leave game developers in the lurch

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Steam’s new refund policy is causing waves of consternation with developers, many of whom are facing huge returns with no idea why their games are being rejected.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/207845-game-over-users-flood-to-take-advantage-of-steams-refund-policy-leave-developers-in-the-lurch

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Skype fixes instant-crash messaging bug, Fantastical comes to Apple Watch

Skype on Wednesday fixed a bug causing its apps to crash with a single message, while Flexibits released a new version of Fantastical 2 for the iPhone, adding an Apple Watch app.



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Third-party chargers, Lightning cables reportedly damage iPhone power management IC

An iOS device repair company in the UK reports third-party charging accessories are causing damage to a critical power management component in Apple’s iPhone 5, unable to properly charge its battery.



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