Ultimate virtual reality holiday gift guide

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Whether you’re looking to lay down a couple grand for a top-of-the-line VR rig or only willing to throw-in for the price of a large pizza, there’s a VR setup out there to fit your needs.

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Nvidia builds its own supercomputer, claims top efficiency spot in the TOP500

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Nvidia’s built itself a super-computer. Not only is it the 29th most-powerful system on Earth, it’s the most power-efficient. The company plans to use its new supercomputer for AI research, ongoing GPU compute research, and to build and design future GPUs. Yes, GPUs are now helping to build future GPUs.

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Here's What Happens When Computers Fail At Your Polling Place

Everything will be all right.

Polls have only been open a few hours, but voting stations are already running into technical trouble. According to the Washington Post, this morning the laptop computer…

The original article can be found here: http://www.popsci.com/when-computers-fail-at-your-polling-place?dom=rss-default&src=syn

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Snapping a selfie with your ballot could get your vote tossed out

That #ballotselfie could get you in trouble — Taking a photo of your ballot is only legal in 19 states (and Washington D.C.), despite ongoing lawsuits. Do you live in a state that bans ballot photography?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/07/snapping-selfie-with-your-ballot-could-get-your-vote-tossed-out.html

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End of the road for Galaxy Note7: What's next for Samsung?

Samsung’s unprecedented decision to end production of its troubled Galaxy Note7 was the only way for the tech giant to start rebuilding its battered smartphone brand, experts say.

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End of the road for Galaxy Note7: What's next for Samsung?

Samsung’s unprecedented decision to end production of its troubled Galaxy Note7 was the only way for the tech giant to start rebuilding its battered smartphone brand, experts say.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/10/11/end-road-for-galaxy-note7-whats-next-for-samsung.html

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Microsoft will start selling Windows 10 as a subscription product to large businesses

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The company has confirmed that Windows as a service is becoming a reality, but only for enterprise users right now.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/231619-microsoft-will-start-selling-windows-as-a-subscription-product-to-large-businesses-this-fall

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NFL hires cybersecurity firm to teach players how to use social media

The NFL has a social media problem that can only be fixed by professionals. Following a string of high-profile online mishaps and hacks, the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) is reaching out to cybersecurity firm K2 Intelligence for help.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/14/nfl-hires-cybersecurity-firm-to-teach-players-how-to-use-social-media.html

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City embeds traffic lights in sidewalk for smartphone users

It’s only been a matter of weeks since a 15-year-old girl in Germany was hit, dragged, and killed by a tram while she was distracted by her smartphone and headphones, but the nearby city of Augsburg has decided to take action.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/04/26/city-embeds-traffic-lights-in-sidewalk-for-smartphone-users.html

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Killer Deals: Apple's current 15" MacBook Pro for $1,749, 12.9" 128GB iPad Pro in Gold for $849, Mac mini for $429

Article Image For the next 6 days only, grab Apple’s current 15″ MacBook Pro for $1,749 (Mid-2015), 128GB Gold 12.9″ WiFi iPad Pro (Late 2015) for $849, and Mac mini (Late 2014) for $429. Plus there’s 1 day left for a $749 11″ MacBook Air and $869 13″ MacBook Pro. All with no tax outside NY.

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Killer Deals: Apple's 13" MacBook Air for $869, 11" MacBook Air for $749, and 21" iMac HD for $949

Article Image For the next 6 days only, readers can grab the lowest prices we’ve seen all year on Apple’s current 11-inch MacBook Air (Early 2015), 13-inch MacBook Air (Early 2015), and a well-equipped 21.5-inch iMac (Late 2013). All include free expedited shipping and no tax outside NY.

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Cost of out-of-warranty Apple Watch Sport repairs drops to $199

Article Image As of this week, the Apple Watch is not only cheaper to buy, but also to repair in the event that it’s broken without an AppleCare+ warranty, with a new cost of $199 per incident.

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