Oculus Home Update Breaks AMD Support on DK2 Hardware

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The Oculus DK2 headset was an engineering model pushed out to early adopters, not a final product — but it’s still not working properly on AMD cards, courtesy of Oculus’ last software update.

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Apple confirms that it's investigating reports of swelling iPhone 8 batteries

Whenever Apple releases a brand new iPhone model, the company has a designated and semi-secret team of specialists and engineers whose sole task is to monitor any significant problems affecting the first batch of iPhone deliveries.

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The IBM Model F Keyboard Returns After a 30-Year Hiatus


A one-man operation has started producing brand new Model F keyboards, and you can order one now.

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MIT researchers make buildings smart enough to 'sense' internal damage over time

MIT researchers have developed a new computational model for buildings that analyzes ambient vibrations and uses these insights to monitor for damage or mechanical stress.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/09/mit-researchers-make-buildings-smart-enough-to-sense-internal-damage-over-time.html

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Supermodel flies over active volcano in wingsuit for GoPro stunt

Shooting an active volcano with a drone? Boring. This model and professional jumper captured the lava of Villacarria in a wingsuit jump from 15,000 feet in the latest GoPro stunt.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/14/supermodel-flies-over-active-volcano-in-wingsuit-for-gopro-stunt.html

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Apple to Boost App Store Money-Making Opportunities

Apple is planning a major overhaul of its App Store, including the introduction of a new subscription model for developers and the implementation of a paid search ad program, SVP Phil Schiller indicated in interviews ahead of the company’s Worldwide Developer Conference in San Francisco next week. The move may help to offset flagging iPhone sales. To encourage developers to sell their apps on a subscription basis, Apple plans to change the current 70/30 revenue-sharing structure, potentially increasing the developer’s share.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83587.html?rss=1

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Christy Turlington Burns, Apple's Jay Blahnik to talk Apple Watch & running at Boston Apple Store

Article Image Model and Apple spokeswoman Christy Turlington Burns will be one of several guests appearing at Boston’s Boylston Street Apple Store on Saturday, Apr. 16, there to discuss the Boston Marathon, running in general, and training with the Apple Watch.

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Tesla unveils more affordable Model 3, gives glimpse at Apple's future auto competition

Article Image Tesla on Thursday night unveiled the long-awaited Model 3, its first electric car to be priced for the general public instead of rich sports and luxury car buyers.

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New iPhone model with curved glass case, 5.8" AMOLED display due in 2017, insider says

Article Image Apple has plans to introduce a new high-end iPhone model in 2017 that sports a curved glass case and 5.8-inch AMOLED display, a radical departure from current-generation aluminum models.

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First look: New 9.7-inch iPad Pro is Apple's most advanced tablet

Article Image Apple on Monday expanded its iPad Pro lineup with a 9.7-inch model with A9X SoC, Apple Pencil and Smart Keyboard support, all-new True Tone screen features and more. AppleInsider was on the scene and offers a hands-on look at the new tablet.

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