Start Your Engines: PCI Express 4.0 Standard Officially Released

Gigabyte Z77X-UP7 Ultra Durable 5 motherboard

PCI Express 4.0 has hit version 1.0 and been released to manufacturers. If previous patterns hold true, we could see motherboards within a year — though this will depend on Intel and AMD and how quickly they leap for the new standard.

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Google is going to bring its assistant to the iPhone, reports say

Slated to hold its developer conference this week, Google is keeping up with the competition and bringing its artificial intelligence assistant to the iPhone, according to news reports.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/16/google-is-going-to-bring-its-assistant-to-iphone-reports-say.html

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Microsoft may be about to take on Google Chromebooks, reports say

Microsoft is slated to hold an event on May 2 in New York City where it’s expected to discuss the future of Windows 10. But the star of the show may be new hardware designed at the education market.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/21/microsoft-may-be-about-to-take-on-google-chromebooks-reports-say.html

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AMD unveils Ryzen launch dates, clock speeds, performance, pricing

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Hold on to your hats, ladies and gentlemen — things are about to get real interesting in the PC market.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/gaming/244837-amd-unveils-ryzen-launch-dates-clock-speeds-performance-pricing?source=Computing

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Woman wins $10,000 judgment against Microsoft for forced Windows 10 upgrade

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Microsoft’s Windows 10 upgrade policies have been controversial, but one woman managed to hold the company accountable for issues associated with the process. A $10,000 judgment won’t hurt the company financially, but could it serve as a wake-up call?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/230794-woman-wins-10000-judgment-against-microsoft-for-forced-windows-10-upgrade

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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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What to expect from Apple's March 21 'let us loop you in' event

Article Image In just one week, Apple will hold a media presentation at its corporate headquarters to unveil its latest new products. Spoiler alert: You can expect a new 4-inch iPhone and 9.7-inch iPad.

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Apple lead attorney Bruce Sewell to testify before US Congress on encryption debate March 1

Article Image The U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on encryption next Tuesday, and Apple’s top attorney, Bruce Sewell, will be in the nation’s capital for the discussion.

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Ireland's Sinn Fein party says it will pursue Apple if company owes back taxes

Article Image Ireland’s left-leaning Sinn Fein party could hold Apple accountable for taxes owed following a still-ongoing European Commission investigation, according to a party finance spokesman.

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NASA's next Mars mission suspended

NASA has put its next Mars mission on hold indefinitely because of a leaky instrument.


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Screw cloud-connected operating systems — I want final say over who my PC talks to

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If we’re going to hold on to any kind of user-centric privacy control, we need to stop pretending that location services are diametrically opposed to it. Reality is not so clear-cut.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/212509-screw-cloud-based-operating-systems-i-want-final-say-over-who-my-pc-talks-to

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Yahoo expected to launch messaging app at New York City press event

Yahoo is planning to hold a mid-week press event in New York City, where it will probably announce a new messaging app, according to claims made on Tuesday.

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Your Lawyer Is Vulnerable to Cyberattacks


Lawyers help their clients as they negotiate confidential business transactions, hold intellectual property, manage funds and litigate disputes, among many other business activities. In the ordinary course of business, lawyers also maintain numerous confidential documents and data of and about their clients. As a result, lawyers have a big bull’s-eye drawn on their backs, visible to cybercriminals. The worst part is that most lawyers do not realize how vulnerable they are, since few lawyers understand IT security and cyber-risks.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/81954.html?rss=1

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