SanDisk Shows Off 1TB Flash Drive Prototype

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The new USB Type-C stick includes a whopping 1TB of storage.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/electronics/261785-sandisk-shows-off-1tb-flash-drive-prototype?source=Computing

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Windows Hello Facial Recognition Bypassed with a Photo

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It’s not a “normal” photo, but it wouldn’t be hard to replicate this hack.

The post Windows Hello Facial Recognition Bypassed with a Photo appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/261014-windows-hello-facial-recognition-bypassed-photo?source=Computing

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Intel’s new Stratix 10 MX FPGA Taps HBM2 For Massive Memory Bandwidth

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Intel’s new Stratix 10 MX family launched today, with the first-ever implementation of HBM2.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/260736-intels-new-stratix-10-mx-fpga-taps-hbm2-massive-memory-bandwidth?source=Computing

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Details Leak on Intel’s Upcoming Radeon-Powered Hades Canyon NUC

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Intel’s new Radeon-powered NUCs are looking seriously impressive.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/gaming/258837-details-leak-intels-upcoming-radeon-powered-hades-canyon-nuc?source=Computing

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Widow of soldier killed in Niger says Facebook 'post' slamming Frederica Wilson is fake

The widow of fallen Army Sgt. La David T. Johnson says a purported Facebook post that circulated with her name slamming a Democratic congresswoman is fake, according to a news report.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/23/widow-soldier-killed-in-niger-says-facebook-post-slamming-frederica-wilson-is-fake.html

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In-Browser Cryptocurrency Mining is Exploding Across the Web

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Cryptocurrency mining is exploding across the web and rapidly spreading beyond the Pirate Bay.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/257786-browser-cryptocurrency-mining-exploding-across-web?source=Computing

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Post-Equifax Breach, It’s Time for a Digital Universal ID

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In the digital age, why are we still using social security numbers for identification?

The post Post-Equifax Breach, It’s Time for a Digital Universal ID appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/internet/256934-post-equifax-hack-time-digital-universal-id?source=Computing

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AMD Will Use ‘New’ GlobalFoundries 12nm Node for Future CPUs, GPUs

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GlobalFoundries has announced a new 12nm node, and AMD is planning to use it starting in 2018.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/256213-amd-will-use-new-globalfoundries-12nm-node-future-cpus-gpus?source=Computing

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AMD: Ryzen Development Was a ‘Worst-Case Scenario’

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AMD is looking ahead to Ryzen 2, even as the Ryzen rollout continues.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/255155-amd-declares-ryzen-development-worst-case-scenario-looks-ahead-ryzen-2?source=Computing

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Details Leak on Intel’s Upcoming Ice Lake CPU, 10nm Schedule

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Details on Intel’s next-next-generation chip have leaked. Say hello to Ice Lake.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/254209-details-leak-intels-upcoming-ice-lake-cpu-10nm-schedule?source=Computing

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Amazon lures publishers to new social network by paying them to post

Amazon is paying publishers and social media “influencers” to post to Spark, the new commerce-oriented social network the company launched Tuesday.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/21/amazon-lures-publishers-to-new-social-network-by-paying-them-to-post.html

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The WhiteFox Mechanical Keyboard Comes to Kickstarter

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One of the best custom keyboards out there is now available in a new place—Kickstarter.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/electronics/251205-whitefox-mechanical-keyboard-comes-kickstarter?source=Computing

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Facebook embraces Esports in its video strategy shift

Facebook is paying professional videogame teams and others in the esports industry to post videos on the social network, part of a shift in strategy to deliver more-polished programming to the company’s nearly two billion monthly users.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/18/facebook-embraces-esports-in-its-video-strategy-shift.html

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Google Swipes at Nvidia With Learning-Capable Cloud TPU

Google introduced a powerful AI processor called the Cloud TPU, with 180 teraflops of performance.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/249499-google-takes-swipe-nvidia-powerful-new-learning-capable-cloud-tpu?source=Computing

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Microsoft to Revamp Windows 10’s Look With Fall Creators Update

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Microsoft announced the new update at the Build conference, and it might look a lot different.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/249164-microsoft-announces-fall-windows-10-creators-update?source=Computing

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Intel launches its first Optane SSD, the DC P4800X

Intel has launched its first server-class Optane hardware — the DC P4800X.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/246172-intels-launches-first-optane-ssd-dc-p4800x?source=Computing

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