Say goodbye to humans behind the wheel. Self-driving cars are coming faster than you think, and the changes they bring will reach far beyond our roads. Meet the companies building our driverless future and find out what to expect when machines take the wheel.

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Why Modern Computers Struggle to Match the Input Latency of an Apple IIe

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A modern PC, regardless of OS, is vastly faster than any 30-40 year-old equipment — so why is an Apple IIe beating all comers in input lag tests?

The post Why Modern Computers Struggle to Match the Input Latency of an Apple IIe appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/261148-modern-computers-struggle-match-input-latency-apple-iie?source=Computing

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Artificial intelligence could help us see farther into space than ever before

New AI algorithm is 10 million times faster at analyzing images of so-called “gravitational lenses” in space. That means that analysis which previously took months can now be carried out in a fraction a second.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/05/artificial-intelligence-could-help-us-see-farther-into-space-than-ever-before.html

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macOS 10.13 High Sierra Focuses on Performance, Launches Fall 2017

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HEVC video support, enhanced privacy controls, faster web rendering, and better text-to-speech are excellent improvements, but we’re obsessed with two features in particular: The new file system and VR support.

The post macOS 10.13 High Sierra Focuses on Performance, Launches Fall 2017 appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/250370-macos-10-13-high-sierra-focuses-performance-launches-fall-2017?source=Computing

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Nvidia debuts new Titan Xp top-end GPU, now with Mac support

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Nvidia just launched a new, top-end GPU to replace the six-month old Titan X. The new Titan Xp is faster, bigger, and meaner than its predecessor.

The post Nvidia debuts new Titan Xp top-end GPU, now with Mac support appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/gaming/247296-nvidia-debuts-new-titan-xp-top-end-gpu-now-mac-support?source=Computing

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What Apple needs to do to win with iPhone 8

2017 marks the 10th anniversary of iPhone, which means anticipation is ramping up faster than usual for the next Apple phone. FoxNews.com asked analysts what they think Apple needs to do to stay on top.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/01/12/what-apple-needs-to-do-to-win-with-iphone-8.html

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New MacBooks may finally be inbound, with faster GPUs, USB-C, and Thunderbolt 3

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Apple is reported to be prepping its MacBook Pro refresh for later this month — say hello to faster chips and OLED touch screens and goodbye to USB connectors, if the rumors are right.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/237846-new-macbooks-may-finally-be-inbound-with-faster-gpus-usb-c-and-thunderbolt-3?source=Computing

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How to boost your Wi-Fi speed by choosing the right channel

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Some channels in Wi-Fi routers are indeed much faster — but that doesn’t mean you should go ahead and change them. Read on to find out more about interference and the massive difference between 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/179344-how-to-boost-your-wifi-speed-by-choosing-the-right-channel

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Samsung announces UFS cards, the super-fast successor to microSD

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Sluggish microSD card got you down? Samsung has some new UFS cards that are much faster. Too bad nothing in the world supports them yet.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/231337-samsung-announces-ufs-cards-the-super-fast-successor-to-microsd

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Faster USB 3 charging & file transfers are exclusive to Apple's 12.9" iPad Pro

Article Image Apple’s new USB 3 Lightning accessories offer faster file transfers and battery recharging abilities, but the only Apple device with a USB 3 Lightning port supporting those featuers remains the jumbo-sized 12.9-inch iPad Pro.

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Lockheed is developing a fighter jet that will fly at six times the speed of sound

Lockheed Martin says it’s developing a Mach 6 aircraft that would be faster than any other fighter jet.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/03/18/lockheed-is-developing-fighter-jet-that-will-fly-at-six-times-speed-sound.html

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Oculus founder says no Mac support coming until Apple builds 'good' system with better graphics

Article Image Oculus is waiting on Apple to release a “good” Mac with a faster video card before it considers supporting the Rift VR headset on OS X, according to Oculus founder Palmer Luckey.

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Cheap flights: Best day to book, top sites and insider secrets

There are plenty of ideas out there to make long-range travel cheaper and faster, such as Elon Musk’s Hyperloop and supersonic airliners. But until they actually arrive, we’re stuck with regular air travel, which can take all day and put a serious dent in your bank account.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/02/06/cheap-flights-best-day-to-book-top-sites-and-insider-secrets.html

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Leaked screenshots show glimpse of Apple troubleshooting app for iOS

Article Image Apple is working on an iOS app intended to funnel people through the support process faster, as well as address a lot of questions without phone calls or looking it up on the company’s website, it was revealed on Friday.

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Sprint rolls out LTE Plus network with peak speeds topping 100Mbps

Article Image Sprint on Wednesday activated a new, faster 4G network under the “LTE Plus” moniker, in some cases doubling peak connection speeds to 100 megabits per second or faster.

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