Intel befriends AMD, monitors get massive, and more – The big PC trends from CES

The trends we saw from the show floor at CES 2018 have us both curious and excited about the future of computing. Some will undoubtedly end up in dead ends — and others will probably become the new status quo in just a few years.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/15/intel-befriends-amd-monitors-get-massive-and-more-big-pc-trends-from-ces.html

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Despite having the same A9X & M9 chips, only the 9.7" iPad Pro has always-on 'Hey Siri'

Article Image In a continuing curious omission, every device that runs Apple’s M9 motion coprocessor features support for always-listening “Hey Siri” — except for the 12.9-inch iPad Pro.

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Demon calling goes viral with the #CharlieCharlieChallenge

If you’ve been curious about the #CharlieCharlieChallenge hashtag popping up on Twitter over the past few days, here’s a warning that this is nothing like last year’s Ice Bucket Challenge—though participants may scream just as loud.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/05/27/demon-calling-goes-viral-with-charliecharliechallenge/

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The best SSDs of 2014: A buyers guide

Silver SSD in hand
Curious about buying an SSD? Already own one, but looking to upgrade? Our buyer’s guide has you covered, with the various aspects of modern drives — and our recommendations on top products.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/191934-the-best-ssds-of-2014-a-buyers-guide

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iOS 8 tells you what app is draining your iPhone's battery

Users curious about what’s draining their iPhone or iPad battery can now see exactly where that precious electricity is being consumed, thanks to a new battery usage feature found in iOS 8.



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How L1 and L2 CPU caches work, and why they’re an essential part of modern chips

The beautiful Pentium M die, with lots and lots of cache
Ever been curious how L1 and L2 cache work? We’re glad you asked. Here, we deep dive into the structure and nature of one of computing’s most fundamental designs and innovations.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/188776-how-l1-and-l2-cpu-caches-work-and-why-theyre-an-essential-part-of-modern-chips

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Analytics for all: Twitter’s just opened its stats dashboard to all users

If you’re keen or simply curious to learn how your tweets perform after they land on your followers’ timelines, you’ll be pleased to know the social media site has just opened up its analytics tool to one and all.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/08/28/analytics-for-all-twitters-just-opened-its-stats-dashboard-to-all-users/

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