Microsoft shutters Docs.com, pushes users to SlideShare and OneDrive

Docs.com was intended to serve as a place to show off your Office documents, but it never really caught on. Microsoft posted a bulletin today indicating that the service will officially shut down on December 15, 2017.

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Cray Announces New, AI-Focused Supercomputers

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Cray has launched a pair of new high-end supercomputer platforms, intended to accelerate the development of AI, deep learning, and HPC workloads.

The post Cray Announces New, AI-Focused Supercomputers appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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New Apple MacBook Pro banned from bar exams in multiple states thanks to Touch Bar

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Apple’s new Touch Bar is causing problems for MacBook Pro users who intended to use their new hardware to sit for bar exams. Multiple states have banned the new systems or restricted their use due to concerns about cheating.

The post New Apple MacBook Pro banned from bar exams in multiple states thanks to Touch Bar appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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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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Western Digital to buy SanDisk, experts eviscerate WD’s encrypted hard drives

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Western Digital announced it intended to buy SanDisk for some $19 billion, but the news is overshadowed by massive problems with its encrypted hard drives.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/216694-western-digital-to-buy-sandisk-experts-eviscerate-wds-encrypted-hard-drives

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iPad home screen folders now display 16 apps per page in Apple's new iOS 9 beta 3

In another move intended to take advantage of greater screen real estate on the iPad, folders in the latest beta of iOS 9 are now a larger four-by-four design, accommodating 16 apps per page.

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Apple to reportedly miss internal launch target for Chinese iPhone 6

According to a report on Wednesday, Apple intended to debut the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in the important Chinese market on Sept. 9, but those plans have been delayed as the company awaits regulatory approval for the new handsets.



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AMD Radeon R9 285 review: The GCN 1.2 torpedo that takes out Nvidia’s GTX 760

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AMD is launching its new R9 285 today, a killer GPU intended to knock Nvidia out of the $250 price bracket. The new card packs a whallop — as well as new features we haven’t seen on GCN-based cards before. Is this GCN 1.2?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/189034-amd-radeon-r9-285-review-the-gcn-1-2-torpedo-that-takes-out-nvidias-gtx-760

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Scientists develop first completely covert communication system with lasers

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Forget encryption: a new technique could allow you to send messages that no one but the intended recipient could even detect.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/182142-scientists-develop-first-completely-covert-communication-system-with-lasers

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Apple releases iOS 7.1.1 with improvements to Touch ID, keyboard

Apple on Tuesday released iOS 7.1.1, a minor update for its mobile operating system that’s intended to address a few bugs, including an issue that could affect keyboard responsiveness, while also further improving the performance of the iPhone 5s Touch ID fingerprint sensor.



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