MIPS Returns to Silicon Valley, Eyes Burgeoning AI Market

The custom CPU manufacturer MIPS has returned to its roots in Silicon Valley, and it’s already plotting its comeback. Can the small CPU firm still find a place at the AI table?

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DoL Suit Highlights Asian Glass Ceiling in Tech


Longstanding concerns about hiring and diversity issues in Silicon Valley recently returned to the fore. The Labor Department recently filed suit against big data firm Palantir, alleging that it had engaged in a pattern of denying jobs to Asian applicants. Race is a greater impediment than gender when it comes to breaking through corporate glass ceilings, suggests research conducted by Ascend. “Overlooked in the popular diversity discussion has been the issue of an Asian glass ceiling at the highest management levels,” said Ascend EVP Anna Mok.

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Apple's 'Shot on iPhone' billboards return with iPhone 6s photos

Article Image Apple returned to the advertising well of its popular crowd-sourced “Shot on iPhone” campaign this weekend, with billboards going up on Sunday featuring still photos captured using stock iPhone 6s and 6s Plus hardware.

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Should You Buy Refurbished Electronics?

Refurbished laptops, smartphones, and other electronics are products that have been returned to the retailer or manufacturer, and then repaired and put back on sale at a discount.

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Adblock Browser comes to iOS, promises to strip ads, tracking cookies from Web

Adblock Plus developer Eyeo returned to the mobile fray on Tuesday with the launch of Adblock Browser for iOS and Android, enabling people to cut out most or all ad traffic from the Web.

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PayPal Flies Solo on Nasdaq


PayPal on Monday returned to the Nasdaq independent of eBay. PayPal debuted at a market value 1.4 times its former parent — $46.6 billion — while eBay’s capitalization shrunk to $34 billion. The companies agreed to split in September due to market pressures and some nudging by corporate raider turned shareholder value advocate Carl Icahn. Although analysts are picking PayPal as the clear winner, eBay was sanguine about the divide. “Both standalone companies are well positioned for success,” said eBay spokesperson Abby Smith.

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Apple's Tim Cook, Eddy Cue meet with high power execs at Sun Valley retreat

Apple CEO Tim Cook returned for his fourth Sun Vally conference in Idaho this week where he, along SVP of Internet Software and Services Eddy Cue, met with high-power executives from media, tech, politics and beyond.

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Contentious 'After School' returns to App Store, '1Password for Mac' gets time-based two-step verification

The controversial high school messaging app After School has returned to the iOS App Store after a fourth-month ban, while 1Password for Mac has been updated with a time-based two-step verification system, and Adobe’s Reader app for iOS has been rebranded and relaunched under the Acrobat DC flag.



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Contentious 'After School' returns to App Store, '1Password for Mac' gets time-based two-step verification

The controversial high school messaging app After School has returned to the iOS App Store after a fourth-month ban, while 1Password for Mac has been updated with a time-based two-step verification system, and Adobe’s Reader app for iOS has been rebranded and relaunched under the Acrobat DC flag.



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Apple Maps Connect service for small businesses extended beyond US borders

Following a brief outage on Thursday, the Apple Maps Connect Web portal returned to service with new German and French language options, suggesting the service is slowly rolling out internationally.



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Apple brings 2TB Mac mini configuration back to online store

After a brief hiatus, Apple’s high-capacity 2TB Mac mini has returned to the Online Apple Store on Tuesday, but is once again reserved as a configuration option on the most expensive $999 model.



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Jury's verdict in Apple vs Samsung case threatens far reaching consequences

The jurors deciding the outcome of the second Apple vs Samsung trial haven’t yet returned a verdict, but their options are limited to a few possible outcomes, ranging from a fiery thermonuclear blast to a wintery new Dark Ages.



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