US Army eyes new lightweight hot weather uniform, jungle boots

The U.S. Army is developing a lightweight hot weather alternative to the current Army Combat Uniform (ACU) and new jungle boots.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/27/us-army-eyes-new-lightweight-hot-weather-uniform-jungle-boots.html

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Intel’s Upcoming Coffee Lake Z370 Motherboards Aren’t Backwards Compatible

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Intel’s new Coffee Lake CPUs are on their way, but you won’t be able to use them with current Kaby Lake or Skylake CPUs.

The post Intel’s Upcoming Coffee Lake Z370 Motherboards Aren’t Backwards Compatible appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/256562-intels-upcoming-coffee-lake-z370-motherboards-arent-backwards-compatible?source=Computing

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Google may face lawsuit alleging gender discrimination

More than 60 women who are current or former employees of Google say they may take legal action against the tech giant over alleged sexism and pay disparities with their male colleagues. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/09/google-may-face-lawsuit-alleging-gender-discrimination.html

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E-Commerce Gets the Einstein Treatment


E-commerce brings together several themes that relate to our current fascination with artificial intelligence, machine learning, bots, mobile technology and the like. It’s actually more than that, because it represents an underserved part of CRM. Until fairly recently, there were few tools that retailers could use to reach online customers for marketing and sales. There were development tools for building websites, but that’s not the same. The standing conception of e-commerce is that it’s technology we access to make online purchases.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84539.html?rss=1

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Tech Q&A: Local weather forecasts, unsend emails, print from your phone and more

The weather app shows me general conditions. I would like to know the current and predicted weather where I am located.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/14/tech-q-local-weather-forecasts-unsend-emails-print-from-your-phone-and-more.html

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Rumor: Intel Will Launch Coffee Lake, Basin Falls Earlier Than Expected

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Intel may be considering pulling in its upcoming HEDT and desktop refreshes. Current rumors suggest next-generation high-end desktop chips will be demoed at Computex, with Coffee Lake launching six months earlier than previously expected.

The post Rumor: Intel Will Launch Coffee Lake, Basin Falls Earlier Than Expected appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/248079-rumor-intel-will-launch-coffee-lake-refresh-new-high-end-desktop-parts-earlier-expected?source=Computing

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Sony unveils SD cards so fast, they’ve bumped up against interface speed limits

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Sony has launched a new lineup of SD cards that push the envelope on what current microSD standards can offer, as far as performance. But be advised — buying a fast SD card doesn’t matter if you don’t have a camera that can push it.

The post Sony unveils SD cards so fast, they’ve bumped up against interface speed limits appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/electronics/244931-sony-unveils-sd-cards-fast-theyve-bumped-interface-speed-limits?source=Computing

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Analyst: Apple will offer Kaby Lake MacBook Pros with 32GB RAM this year, but battery life could take a hit

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Apple could be prepping a significant MacBook Pro upgrade for 2017, with double the RAM of current models. The impact on battery life, however, is uncertain. Much depends on which RAM technologies Apple uses and what improvements it makes elsewhere in the system.

The post Analyst: Apple will offer Kaby Lake MacBook Pros with 32GB RAM this year, but battery life could take a hit appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/242837-analyst-predicts-apple-will-offer-kaby-lake-macbook-pros-32gb-ram-year-battery-life-take-hit?source=Computing

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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?

The post Microsoft’s latest Windows update breaks multi-monitor gaming appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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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Why 1 Billion iPhones Sold Matters


Sales of the iPhone for the current quarter may be down, but sales for the decade are up, way up. Apple last week announced that it had sold its billionth iPhone, a historic feat for a consumer electronics product from a single vendor. “We never set out to make the most, but we’ve always set out to make the best products that make a difference,” said Apple CEO Tim Cook. “iPhone has become one of the most important, world-changing and successful products in history. It’s become more than a constant companion.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83756.html?rss=1

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Seagate revives Barracuda name, launches multiple 10TB hard drives for consumer, professional product lines

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Seagate unveiled its new lineup of 10TB hard drives today — a 25% boost over current 8TB products and with multiple consumer and professional products.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/231972-seagate-revives-barracuda-name-launches-multiple-10tb-hard-drives-for-consumer-professional-product-lines

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Adobe Spark will unleash your inner graphic designer

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Adobe’s new Spark offering is more than an upgrade of its current Post app. With Spark you can create high-quality graphic designs from the browser as well as iOS.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/228200-adobe-spark-embargo-until-may-19-9am-et-adobe-spark-will-unleash-your-inner-graphic-designer

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Killer Deals: Apple's current 15" MacBook Pro for $1,749, 12.9" 128GB iPad Pro in Gold for $849, Mac mini for $429

Article Image For the next 6 days only, grab Apple’s current 15″ MacBook Pro for $1,749 (Mid-2015), 128GB Gold 12.9″ WiFi iPad Pro (Late 2015) for $849, and Mac mini (Late 2014) for $429. Plus there’s 1 day left for a $749 11″ MacBook Air and $869 13″ MacBook Pro. All with no tax outside NY.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4ede2e67/sc/15/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C160C0A40C110Ckiller0Edeals0Eapples0Ecurrent0E150Emacbook0Epro0Efor0E17490E1290E128gb0Eipad0Epro0Ein0Egold0Efor0E8490Emac0Emini0Efor0E429/story01.htm

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Three-fifths of Apple Watch owners plan to upgrade to next model sight unseen

Article Image A little over three-fifths of current Apple Watch owners are planning to upgrade to the next model, even though any features it might have are still nebulous, according to survey data published on Friday.

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Why you’re better off waiting a few more months to upgrade your GPU

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If you’re considering a new GPU in the near future you may want to hold off that purchase. Current cards offer solid performance, but the next generation of 14/16nm cards is looking exceptional.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/226115-why-youre-better-off-waiting-a-few-more-months-to-upgrade-your-gpu

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MacBook stocks dwindle as rumor pegs new 13" & 15" models for second quarter 2016 launch

Article Image Low stocks of some current MacBooks models may indicate that Apple is preparing to refresh its laptops, and may also support a rumor that new 13- and 15-inch systems will ship by the end of the second quarter.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4e7116ca/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C160C0A30C220Cmacbook0Estocks0Edwindle0Eas0Erumor0Epegs0Enew0E130E150Emodels0Efor0Eq20Elaunch/story01.htm

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Faced with FCC regulations on router capabilities, TP-Link blocks open-source updates

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TP-Link has just declared that it won’t allow its routers to be updated by current third-party tools, thanks to FCC rules that mandate new restrictions starting in June 2016. This is the outcome enthusiasts were afraid of — but is TP-Link a canary in a coal mine or an outlier?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/224611-faced-with-fcc-regulations-on-router-capabilities-tp-link-blocks-open-source-updates

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Alphabet Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt spotted snapping pics with an Apple iPhone

Article Image Former Google CEO and current Alphabet Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt was in South Korea for a press event this week, where he was spotted taking pictures of the event using an Apple iPhone instead of a Google Android handset.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4e2b6b0b/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C160C0A30C10A0Calphabet0Eexecutive0Echairman0Eeric0Eschmidt0Espotted0Esnapping0Epics0Ewith0Ean0Eapple0Eiphone/story01.htm

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