Nvidia Calls for Limits as Crypto Hysteria Pushes GPU Prices Sky High

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You can thank the surge of interest in cryptocurrency for the increase in graphics card prices, but Nvidia is trying to do something about it. “Trying” is the operative word here.

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Terrorist drone threat: US unprepared for growing danger, experts say

The emergence of terrorist drones flown by ISIS in Iraq has fueled interest in drone-defense technology – while raising questions about whether the U.S. is ready for potential drone terrorist attacks on the homeland.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/06/terrorist-drone-threat-us-unprepared-for-growing-danger-experts-say.html

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Fake VPN services are popping up after GOP Congress kills privacy rules

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Interest in VPNs has skyrocketed in the past week now that ISP privacy laws have been rescinded, but be wary of what’s being offered.

The post Fake VPN services are popping up after GOP Congress kills privacy rules appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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How to safeguard your data at the US border

The Trump administration, with its special interest in immigration and security, raises new questions about how much control you actually have over your data while traveling.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/30/how-to-safeguard-your-data-at-us-border.html

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iPhone 8 said to feature exciting next-gen augmented reality tech

When there’s smoke, there’s fire, and when it comes to Apple’s interest in augmented reality, there’s a whole a lot of smoke that’s becoming increasingly impossible to ignore.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/02/15/iphone-8-said-to-feature-exciting-next-gen-augmented-reality-tech.html

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This week on AI: FBI demands NYC iPhone unlock, 9.7" iPad Pro review, iPhone 6s security fix & more

Article Image The FBI and DoJ’s interest in unlocking and decrypting iPhones continued to be a central theme, but Apple meanwhile fixed a security vulnerability in the iPhone 6s, and saw healthy sales of its latest iPhone model: the 4-inch iPhone SE.

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Coming Soon: 360-Degree Videos Shot With GoPro Cameras

Thanks to the recent surge of interest in virtual reality, we’re now witnessing an intense, almost frenzied fascination among camera companies with models that shoot 360-degree video.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/16/coming-soon-360-degree-videos-shot-with-gopro-cameras.html

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Universal drops Steve Jobs movie from thousands of theaters after poor box office results

Article Image Tepid interest from moviegoers has led Universal to pull the Danny Boyle-helmed film chronicling the life of Apple’s late cofounder from more than 2,000 theaters, leaving the picture on only a few hundred domestic screens.

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Apple enhances Siri team with purchase of VocalIQ, a car-focused British speech tech firm

Article Image Natural language processing firm VocalIQ, a U.K. company with a particular interest in voice control within automobiles, has reportedly been acquired by Apple, in a likely attempt to bolster its voice-driven personal assistant Siri.

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Apple shows continued interest in fuel cell-powered devices with weeklong battery life

Apple has showed continued interest in using hydrogen fuel cell technology to power its portable devices, echoing a functional iPhone 6 powered by hydrogen that was showcased just last week.

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Apple sought original content deals with Bill Simmons and Top Gear cast, reports say

Coming on the heels of rumors pointing to Apple’s interest in creating original content, which included a bid for the cast of hit BBC show Top Gear, a report on Tuesday claims the company was in discussions to bring former ESPN star Bill Simmons on board.

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Apple sought original content deals with Bill Simmons and Top Gear cast, reports say

Coming on the heels of rumors pointing to Apple’s interest in creating original content, which included a bid for the cast of hit BBC show Top Gear, a report on Tuesday claims the company was in discussions to bring former ESPN star Bill Simmons on board.

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Web traffic points to slow but steady Apple Watch interest, UBS says

As gauged by Web search traffic, interest in the Apple Watch has diminished considerably since the launch of the product in April but in a relatively smooth fashion, analysts with international financial firm UBS hinted on Tuesday.

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Lenovo wants your help to decide if it should make this sweet retro ThinkPad

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Lenovo is kicking it old school (maybe). The company is gauging consumer interest in a retro- ThinkPad design with updated hardware and classic styling

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Privacy group asks FTC to limit location, contact sharing in Uber's mobile apps

A non-profit public interest group on Monday filed a complaint with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, asking it to investigate Uber over policies that could soon add extra contact and location tracking permissions to its ridesharing apps.



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Apple confirms Watch OS update tweaks heart rate monitoring

If you’re an Apple Watch owner with a keen interest in your health and fitness, you might have noticed some odd changes in heart rate monitoring since the roll-out of Apple Watch OS 1.0.1.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/06/01/apple-confirms-watch-os-update-tweaks-heart-rate-monitoring/

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Teen interest in Apple Watch wanes ahead of launch, most want device for style and design

A fresh survey of U.S. teen consumers shows waning interest in Apple Watch ahead of the wearable’s debut later this month, with one analyst predicting the important demographic will take a “wait and see” approach to purchasing.



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Apple Watch mostly impresses experts in initial reviews

The reviews are coming in – after much media interest building up to the launch of the new Apple Watch, tech aficionados and critics are weighing in on the high-tech timekeepers. The general consensus seems to be that Apple’s sleek wearable is cool, but not necessary.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/04/08/review-roundup-apple-watch-mostly-impresses-experts/

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Apple investigating iPhone dock with integrated display, touchpad, sensors, inductive charging, more

A patent application published on Thursday reveals Apple’s interest in a docking solution for iPhone and iPad that supports multiple accessories and incorporates a display, advanced gesture controls, wireless communications and even inductive charging.



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