A Sales Tax Holiday Can Help You Save on Back-to-School Shopping

If you haven’t gotten around to going back-to-school shopping yet, you may want to get started this weekend, especially if you live in Georgia, Missouri, or Tennessee.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/27/sales-tax-holiday-can-help-save-on-back-to-school-shopping.html

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Brean Capital tells investors to ignore 'noisy' supply chain, focus on longterm iPhone success

Article Image Recent concerns stemming from Apple’s supply chain haven’t swayed Brean Capital, which believes iPhone sales will continue to grow another 5 to 10 percent in calendar 2016.

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Fastest, Lowest-Cost Holiday Shipping

If you still haven’t sent your gifts to friends and family around the country, don’t worry—the carriers are ready to whisk your packages to their destinations in time for Christmas Day.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/12/18/fastest-lowest-cost-holiday-shipping.html

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Intel's 72-core processor is coming to desktop computers next year

You think your PC gaming rig has a powerful processor? You haven’t seen anything yet. PC World reports that Intel wants to put its so-called Knights Landing chip into a limited number of workstation desktop computers starting next year. Knights Landing, which Intel says is its most powerful chip to date, is a 72-core processor with 8 billion transistors. Next year will mark the first time it’s been used in workstations.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/11/18/intels-72-core-processor-is-coming-to-desktop-computers-next-year.html

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How 'Metal Gear Solid V' achieves such a high level of realism

In case you haven’t heard, one of the most realistic video games of all time debuted recently for the Xbox One and Playstation 4. “Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain” is a third-person shooter that lets you roam around army bases in Afghanistan and shoot the bad guys.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/23/how-metal-gear-solid-v-achieves-such-high-level-realism/

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Amazon Prime benefits you didn't realize you can get

If you haven’t heard, one of the world’s biggest retailers is in a public relations slump. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is in damage-control mode, following a bruising New York Times article in which former employees described working conditions there as seriously unpleasant. Think things like working past midnight and mass firings.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/08/28/amazon-prime-benefits-didnt-realize-can-get/

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Showtime streaming service will launch in July

If you’ve wanted to watch Showtime series such as “Ray Donovan” and “Masters of Sex” but haven’t wanted to shell out for a pay-TV service, you’re in luck.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/06/03/showtime-streaming-service-will-launch-in-july/

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Wireless Data Plans Are on a Roll(over)


Great news: Rollover is back and can save you money. Just in case you haven’t heard about it, three wireless carriers have kicked off this new competitive battle with rolling data plans. The good news is rollover data works and saves customers money.
During the last month or so, three wireless carriers have introduced programs in this space: AT&T Mobility Rollover Data; T-Mobile Data Stash; and C Spire Rolling Data.
Regional provider C Spire was the first, at the end of November. AT&T Mobility and T-Mobile jumped in within a few weeks.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/81585.html?rss=1

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This robot needs just a few seconds to learn to walk again after you break its legs

Futurama, Bender in pieces
Some foolhardy roboticists in France, who clearly haven’t read enough sci-fi books, have created a robot that can recover from a broken leg. More accurately, if the robot is immobilized by a broken leg, it only takes a few seconds for it to learn how to walk again, using a new gait that minimizes the impact of the broken leg. If robots are to become truly useful, they’ll have to be able to autonomously recover from damaged circuits and broken limbs.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/187147-this-robot-needs-just-a-few-seconds-to-learn-to-walk-again-after-you-break-its-legs

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Jury's verdict in Apple vs Samsung case threatens far reaching consequences

The jurors deciding the outcome of the second Apple vs Samsung trial haven’t yet returned a verdict, but their options are limited to a few possible outcomes, ranging from a fiery thermonuclear blast to a wintery new Dark Ages.



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