AMD reports a strong second quarter on increased console sales, preps Zen for 2017

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AMD announced its Q2 earnings today and the results were surprisingly strong. PC sales are stuck in the wrong direction, but strong console revenue lifted the company’s fortunes.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/232204-amd-reports-a-strong-second-quarter-thanks-to-increased-console-sales-preps-zen-for-2017

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What’s the hold-up on 911 texting?

Imagine being stuck in your house during a burglary with no way to call for help. If you make a sound, the thieves will find you. While your smartphone can technically send a 911 text message (it’s an FCC requirement), you’ll find that, in most cases, no one will respond.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/05/22/whats-hold-up-on-11-texting/

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Roundup: The best ways to stave off cabin fever with your iPhone or iPad

We all know what it’s like to be stuck indoors thanks to inclement weather. Fortunately, the bevy of electronic devices that most of us now carry are capable of providing nearly endless entertainment if stocked properly (and the power holds out). AppleInsider took a look at some of the best games and apps for passing the time.



The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/42c0dd44/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C0A10C270Croundup0Ethe0Ebest0Eways0Eto0Estave0Eoff0Ecabin0Efever0Ewith0Eyour0Eiphone0Eor0Eipad/story01.htm

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