macOS 10.13 High Sierra Focuses on Performance, Launches Fall 2017

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HEVC video support, enhanced privacy controls, faster web rendering, and better text-to-speech are excellent improvements, but we’re obsessed with two features in particular: The new file system and VR support.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/250370-macos-10-13-high-sierra-focuses-performance-launches-fall-2017?source=Computing

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GPU computing breakthrough? Cloud rendering company claims to run CUDA on non-Nvidia GPUs

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The cloud rendering company Otoy is claiming to have invented a new software translation layer that would allow Nvidia’s CUDA to run on a variety of alternate GPUs, including AMD.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/224599-gpu-computing-breakthrough-cloud-rendering-company-claims-to-run-cuda-on-non-nvidia-gpus

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‘Hacking Team’ hack proves governments can spy on jailbroken iPhones

Forget about voiding your warranty and potentially rendering your iPhone unusable if something goes wrong, Apple fans now have another reason to avoid jailbreaking their smartphones: Government agencies like the NSA have the ability to spy on jailbroken iPhones, and now we have proof.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/07/07/hacking-team-hack-proves-governments-can-spy-on-jailbroken-iphones/

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Microsoft’s new rendering research could bring better visuals to Xbox One, mobile devices

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Microsoft has released a new paper that illustrates how the cloud offload rendering platform it talked about for Xbox One could actually be deployed in reality. Could we see a shipping solution use this tech during the Xbox One’s lifetime?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/206378-microsofts-new-rendering-research-could-bring-better-visuals-to-xbox-one-mobile-devices

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Rumor: Purported industrial renderings of Apple's 'iPad Pro' back 12.9-inch display

An alleged industrial rendering of Apple’s rumored “iPad Pro” was leaked on Friday, supporting rumors that the tablet will use a 12.9-inch screen instead of a less-frequently claimed 12.2-inch version.



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