Unofficial Patch Unblocks Windows 7 and 8.1 Updates for Kaby Lake, Ryzen

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Microsoft has started disallowing Windows 7 and 8.1 updates on machines running the latest hardware. One developer has had enough, and is releasing a patch to help users get around this artificial blockade.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/248069-unofficial-patch-unblocks-windows-7-8-1-updates-kaby-lake-ryzen?source=Computing

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Microsoft now puts ads in Windows 10 File Explorer, because of course

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Some of these things that look very much like ads have started showing up in the file explorer.

The post Microsoft now puts ads in Windows 10 File Explorer, because of course appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/245553-microsoft-now-puts-ads-windows-file-explorer?source=Computing

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With the ‘Get Windows 10’ campaign finally over, Microsoft begins cleaning up Windows 7, 8.1

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Microsoft has started peeling its Get Windows 10 software out of Windows 7 and 8.1 installations — but why did it go down this route in the first place?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/236114-with-the-get-windows-10-campaign-finally-over-microsoft-begins-cleaning-up-windows-7-8-1

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Is This the Beginning of the End for the Set-Top Box?


C Spire started out as a privately owned wireless competitor in Mississippi. Since then, it has expanded in several directions. Its focus last year was on installing high-speed Internet in a few Mississippi cities. Now it is partnering with MobiTV to offer a new television service for the home. The service will not use the set-top boxes common with cable TV. Rather, it will use a variety of connected streaming services and devices, including Apple TV, Amazon’s Fire TV and Roku, as well as smartphones and tablets running iOS and Android.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83801.html?rss=1

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A Sales Tax Holiday Can Help You Save on Back-to-School Shopping

If you haven’t gotten around to going back-to-school shopping yet, you may want to get started this weekend, especially if you live in Georgia, Missouri, or Tennessee.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/27/sales-tax-holiday-can-help-save-on-back-to-school-shopping.html

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Apple CEO's tearful Orlando tribute

Apple CEO Tim Cook started the company’s annual developer conference, WWDC, by paying tribute to the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting.

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Rumor: suppliers begin to receive Apple Watch 2 component orders

Article Image Apple has reportedly started signing component orders for the second-generation Apple Watch, a possible sign that version two of the wearable will begin mass production within the next few months.

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The software that predicts your life span

Researchers have started a project creating a software that — among other things — will be able to predict a person’s life span.


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Apple Pencil replacement tips now for sale in packs of four

Article Image Overshadowed by Monday’s iPhone SE and iPad Pro product announcements, Apple quietly started taking orders for official Apple Pencil replacement tips, selling the product in packs of four for $19.

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How to Go Viral: E-Commerce Marketing Strategies


Once you’ve started your e-commerce business, one of the first steps toward success is to get the word out about your products. With all the different social media and other platforms available, however, effective marketing is more complex than ever. It’s important, therefore, to have a balanced and far-reaching strategy — one that’s just as focused on reaching long-term goals as it is on going viral. “To go viral you have to be out there,” said Elyse McNabb, chief creative officer for Nourish With Style.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82810.html?rss=1

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After 3 attacks, woman turns to Facebook to find assailant

Lyndsey Aho started carrying a knife and pepper spray after she says she was attacked three times by the same man near her apartment complex in Marlborough, Mass.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/11/10/after-3-attacks-woman-turns-to-facebook-to-find-assailant.html

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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.

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AT&T Wi-Fi calling starts rolling out for some iOS 9 beta testers

AT&T on Tuesday started to rollout iPhone Wi-Fi calling support for devices running the latest beta version of iOS 9, with a number of users across the U.S. reporting successful activation of the new feature.

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First look: Coin 'smart' iOS-connected credit card

After monumental delays, the Coin “smart” credit card finally started shipping out to customers in April, offering users the flexibility of carrying up to eight swipeable credit, debit a rewards cards that — for now — are accepted at more locations than touchless NFC solutions like Apple Pay.

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DuckDuckGo founder on privacy and why he doesn’t track users like Google

When Gabriel Weinberg, founder of the privacy-focused search engine DuckDuckGo, first started working on the concept for it almost a decade ago now, he didn’t set out at first to build a company around it – or even a serious product that millions of people would eventually use.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/07/15/duckduckgo-founder-on-privacy-and-why-doesnt-track-users-like-google/

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