Verizon confirms that a new TV streaming service is on the way

Confirming a rumor that originally surfaced earlier this year, Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam recently said that the company plans to launch an over-the-top TV streaming service later this year.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/24/verizon-confirms-that-new-tv-streaming-service-is-on-way.html

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Intel may be prepping new Core i5, i7 processors to attack AMD Ryzen

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Rumor suggests that Intel may be prepping new CPUs to tackle AMD’s Ryzen. We examine what’s being reported against how Intel is likely to play this match-up.

The post Intel may be prepping new Core i5, i7 processors to attack AMD Ryzen appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/244065-intel-core-i5-i7-kaby-lake-processors-amd-ryzen?source=Computing

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AMD may license its Radeon graphics IP to Intel for use in desktops, high performance computing

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There’s a rumor going around that AMD and Intel may have inked a deal to put Radeon graphics IP in future Intel CPUs. There are still more questions than answers, but this could be a positive development for both companies.

The post AMD may license its Radeon graphics IP to Intel for use in desktops, high performance computing appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/240714-amd-may-license-radeon-graphics-ip-intel-use-desktops-high-performance-computing?source=Computing

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Shares of PayPal slide amidst rumors of browser-based Apple Pay checkout

Article Image PayPal stock dipped on Thursday, as investors reacted to a new rumor claiming Apple Pay may soon further encroach on its business with upcoming website integration.

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Giant future iPhone 7 could get bendable display tech, report claims

File this in the rumor bin, but a report this week suggested that Apple is considering a bigger iPhone that sports the same display technology Samsung uses for its phones – possibly heralding bendable iPhone screens.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/03/10/giant-future-iphone-7-could-get-bendable-display-tech-report-claims.html

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Is Nvidia’s PhysX causing AMD frame rate problems?

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There’s a rumor going around that blames AMD’s low Gears of War performance on Nvidia’s PhysX API. The truth is somewhat more complicated, and there’s no clear answer as to what’s harming AMD’s performance at the moment.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/224216-is-nvidias-physx-causing-amd-frame-rate-problems

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Microsoft HoloLens up for pre-order today, if you can afford it

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Rumor has it that Microsoft’s HoloLens will go up for pre-orders today, with shipments following March 30. This is Microsoft’s largest peripheral launch since Kinect — here’s hoping the company makes better decisions around HoloLens than its motion controller.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/223762-microsoft-hololens-up-for-pre-order-today-if-you-can-afford-it

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Samsung Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 7 rumor roundup

This week speculation about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S7 smartphone is winning the rumor wars. So, based on the rumors, how might it stack up against an iPhone 7?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/02/10/samsung-galaxy-s7-vs-iphone-7-rumor-roundup.html

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Unlikely rumor claims fifth-gen Apple TV will go into mass production in early 2016

Article Image A dubious rumor on Friday from the Far East claims that a fifth-generation Apple TV is starting trial production this month, and will go into mass production as early as the first quarter of 2016, just a few months after the fourth-generation model arrived in consumers’ living rooms.

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Rumor: Apple to unveil redesigned MacBook Airs, new 15" model at WWDC 2016

Article Image A rumor circulating in the Far East claims Apple plans to introduce a revamped MacBook Air lineup at its Worldwide Developers Conference in 2016, extending the form factor to include a 15-inch model potentially in lieu of an 11-inch version.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4be1fed0/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C110C30A0Crumor0Eapple0Eto0Eunveil0E130Eand0E150Emacbook0Eair0Eat0Ewwdc0E20A16/story01.htm

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Rumor: Apple's upgraded 4-inch iPhone will be powered by A8 CPU, not A9

Article Image Apple has an improved 4-inch iPhone 5s model ready to go at any time, a new rumor claims, featuring many of the same components found in the 2015 iPod touch upgrade, including the A8 processor that powers the iPhone 6 series, rather than the latest A9 CPU.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4b9207e7/sc/15/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C110C170Crumor0Eapples0Eupgraded0E40Einch0Eiphone0Ewill0Ebe0Epowered0Eby0Ea80Ecpu0Enot0Ea9/story01.htm

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Apple hire suggests work on advanced EV software, 'digital license plate'

Article Image Adding fuel to the Apple Car rumor bonfire, Apple this summer hired an automotive engineer with vast experience in the electric vehicle industry, and who most recently worked at a company called Reviver, self-proclaimed creators of the world’s first “digital license plate.”

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How Apple's new Retina Flash — 5 years in the making — brightens up selfies on the iPhone 6s

While more than one rumor predicted that Apple would add a front-facing flash to its newest iPhone — an increasingly common feature among high-end handsets –?nobody considered that the company would do so in a way that alleviated the need to build in extra hardware, despite evidence that Apple has been exploring such a solution for years.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/49bd75be/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C0A90C10A0Chow0Eapples0Enew0Eretina0Eflash0E0E0E0E50Eyears0Ein0Ethe0Emaking0E0E0E0Ebrightens0Eup0Eselfies0Eon0Ethe0Eiphone0E6s/story01.htm

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Rumor: Apple's 21.5-inch iMac with 4K display now in production

A rumor out of the Far East on Thursday claims Apple suppliers in Taiwan started producing next-generation 21.5-inch iMacs with 4K Retina displays early this month ahead of a rumored release date in November.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/49b83a6c/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C0A90C10A0Crumor0Eapples0E2150Einch0Eimac0Ewith0E4k0Edisplay0Enow0Ein0Eproduction/story01.htm

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Rumor: Apple working on 'smart bands' for Apple Watch to add new health tracking functions

A new rumor claims that Apple will add capabilities to the Apple Watch, and sell upgrades without the need to buy an entirely new watch, in the form of “smart bands” that could launch as early as 2016.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/492ee503/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C0A80C210Crumor0Eapple0Eworking0Eon0Esmart0Ebands0Efor0Eapple0Ewatch0Eto0Eadd0Enew0Ehealth0Etracking0Efunctions/story01.htm

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Apple denies rumor that it is looking to launch its own cellular service

In a rare move, Apple on Tuesday responded to a questionable rumor, outright denying that it’s planning to start its own mobile virtual operator network and become a wireless provider, much like MetroPCS or Boost Mobile.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/48b38f8d/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C0A80C0A40Capple0Edenies0Erumor0Ethat0Eit0Eis0Elooking0Eto0Elaunch0Eits0Eown0Ecellular0Eservice/story01.htm

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