Wireless, Telecom and Pay TV: The Future Is Coming Into Focus


Wireless, telecom and pay TV — including cable, satellite and Internet services — are all on a growth trajectory, but each company is taking a different path. That means comparing them will be more difficult going forward. In the past, the companies in these sectors in many respects looked the same and offered nearly the same basic services. Looking forward however, things appear very different. The future is all about the cloud, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, cognitive computing and much more.

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Hands on with the AI-boosted Adobe Photoshop and Premiere Elements 15

Photoshop Elements 15 screen shot showing editor and organizer
Once the poor step-siblings of their Pro versions, each year Adobe’s Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements become more capable. They are now the better choice for just about anyone who doesn’t already know Photoshop or Premiere, and doesn’t need to edit photos and videos for a living.

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Federal Agencies Told to Share Their Software


U.S. government agencies have been directed to share with each other software code that has been developed on a customized basis. Much of the code involves commercial vendor offerings. In addition to interagency sharing, government units are required to share portions of their customized code with the general public, a move characterized as promoting an open source approach. The OMB, along with federal CIO Tony Scott and CAO Anne Rung, earlier this month issued a final federal policy incorporating the sharing initiative.

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How to buy DIY home alarm and security systems

Home Security Systems
With over 2 million home robberies each year in the US alone, a security system is a worthwhile addition for many people. Professionally-installed systems can be expensive; instead we examine some of the growing number of low cost “DIY” alternatives.

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South Africa's national parks consider banning wildlife sighting apps

People using apps to alert each other about animal sightings in South Africa’s national parks are causing problems like speeding, road rage, and even road kills, a problem that concerns the country’s national park organization.

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These are the worst passwords in the world – do you use any of them?

Each year, security solutions provider SplashData releases a list of what it has determined to be the most commonly used passwords on the Internet. In other words, these passwords are the worst possible options you can choose to safeguard your accounts, because they’re all ridiculously common and are likely among the first options people with any know-how will try when attempting to gain access to your online accounts.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/19/these-are-worst-passwords-in-world-do-use-any-them.html

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Adobe Lightroom, Facebook Messenger update with 3D Touch & other improvements

Article Image Adobe and Facebook each released major iOS app updates on Wednesday, upgrading Lightroom and Messenger, respectively, with 3D Touch plus a number of other features.

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Fitbit, Garmin, Apple Watch lead fitness tracker, smartwatch holiday gift list

Smartwatches and fitness trackers get more popular each year. And this year there’s a lot to choose from. Here’s a sampling of some of the best choices for gift giving.

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Microsoft and Apple Share a Peaceful Moment


Can you imagine Microsoft and Apple actually liking each other? Who’da thunk such a thing was even possible? However, the holiday spirit is alive and well at Microsoft. The company flew a bunch of workers from around the country into New York City for something very special. Microsoft workers and a local NYC children’s youth choir met at Microsoft’s new Fifth Avenue store to spread some special holiday cheer. Their goal was to share a message of peace and harmony with Microsoft’s neighbor down the street… Apple.

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Xbox One vs. PlayStation 4: Which game console is best?

Xbox One vs. PS4
How do the PS4 and Xbox One compare with each other? If you’re thinking about buying one of these two consoles — or just want ammunition for bragging rights — here’s what you need to know.

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Samsung & TSMC begin volume production of Apple's next-gen 'A9' CPU for 'iPhone 6s' – report

The two principal manufacturers of Apple processors, Samsung and TSMC, have each begun volume production of the next-generation “A9″ CPU for use in the upcoming iPhones, according to a new report.

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Roommates stab each other with beer bottles in iPhone vs. Android dispute

Two men in Tulsa, Okla. were hospitalized on Friday after stabbing each other in a fight over the superiority of iPhones versus Android devices, according to a local ABC TV affiliate.



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Xbox One vs. PS4: How the hardware specs compare (updated for 2015)

Xbox One vs. PS4
How do the PS4 and Xbox One compare with each other in 2015? If you’re thinking about buying one of these two consoles–or just want ammunition for bragging rights–here’s what you need to know.

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About 20 Watch app developers visiting Apple labs each day under tight scrutiny

Roughly 20 developers are coming to Apple’s labs in Sunnyvale, Calif., each day in order to test their apps on the Apple Watch, doing so under intense supervision ahead of the device’s launch, according to a new report.



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UK Parliament approves $1.5M plan to supply members with new iPad Air 2s, laptops

The UK’s House of Commons has decided to give each member of parliament a copy of Apple’s latest iPad Air 2, as well as a laptop, as part of a project that will cost taxpayers almost $1.49 million.



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