Can you go to jail for using an emoji?

Nearly everyone is familiar with emoji, those popular icons that appear in text messages, emails and social media platforms. Emoji are often used as lighthearted adjuncts to text, or to soften the blow of a message.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/06/can-go-to-jail-for-using-emoji.html

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Microsoft, others spearheading a 'smart cities' initiative for everyone

Microsoft has teamed up with two organizations to make smart cities more accessible for everyone, including the disabled and elderly.

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Intertwining Artificial Intelligence With Blockchain


Most everyone knows about or at least has heard of bitcoin. However, not everyone understands the technology of bitcoin, which extends well beyond Internet-based currency. For the rock people, bitcoin is an Internet-based currency that allows for transparency with respect to each transfer of the currency. Each transaction is locked in a block, and blocks are connected to form a “blockchain.” Blockchain is an open source technology that facilitates creating each block, locking each block, and connecting the resulting string of blocks.

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'Mass Effect Andromeda' review: A game for the fans

Mass Effect has never been a game for everyone. The titles take patience and massive interest in the story to be able to maintain interest throughout the campaign. The game may play a little unsteady, but it is nothing that the fans will not be able to look past.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/12/mass-effect-andromeda-review-game-for-fans.html

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Why can’t Microsoft get Windows 10 updates right?

Windows 10 Update screen shots

Everyone agrees that getting Windows Update right is a hard problem, but it’s more than legacy hardware and software that have kept Microsoft from fixing it.

The post Why can’t Microsoft get Windows 10 updates right? appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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IBM’s new AI-friendly server adopts Nvidia’s NVLink for faster memory

Under the hood of the new IBM Power Systems S822LC for High Performance Computing
Everyone expects GPUs like Nvidia’s Tesla P100 in purpose-built AI servers, but optimizing memory access is also a major issue. IBM is using Nvidia’s NVLink to help with that bottleneck.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/235213-ibms-new-ai-friendly-server-adopts-nvidias-nvlink-for-faster-memory

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5 common computer problems solved

It happens to everyone at some point. You’re doing something on your computer, whether it’s an important project, some aimless browsing, or trying to beat your high score on Solitaire, and without warning something goes wrong. Your computer shuts down, or the screen flickers or freezes.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/20/5-common-computer-problems-solved.html

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What to do when your PC freezes or locks up

It happens to everyone at some point. Without any warning, whether you’re working on an important project, browsing aimlessly or trying to beat your high score on Solitaire, your computer suddenly freezes.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/04/02/what-to-do-when-your-pc-freezes-or-locks-up.html

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This VR t-shirt teaches anatomy by letting you virtually peer inside someone's body

Everyone loves a cool t-shirt, but what if your funky new skeleton t-shirt were actually a virtual reality-enabled anatomy lesson?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/03/02/this-vr-t-shirt-teaches-anatomy-by-letting-virtually-peer-inside-someones-body.html

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This week on AI: Apple vs. the FBI, Apple vs. Kanye West, Apple vs. the world

Article Image Seemingly everyone in the tech world was talking about Apple’s fight with the U.S. government over encryption and backdoor access to iOS. But the iPhone maker also found itself under fire from a variety of others as well, including hedge fund managers, and even rapper Kanye West. Catch up now on the busy week that was.

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