Artificial intelligence is writing the next 'Game of Thrones' book

Winter is kind of here.“Game of Thrones” fans have grown so impatient for George R.R. Martin to finish the next “A Song of Ice And Fire” book – the series that the HBO show is based on – that an artificial intelligence system just wrote the beginning of the sixth book.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/30/artificial-intelligence-is-writing-next-game-thrones-book.html

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Western Digital unveils world’s first 10TB hard drive: Helium-filled, shingled recording

Ultrastar He8 close-up
In what can only be described as the hard drive equivalent of Game of Thrones, Western Digital’s HGST has announced the world’s first 10-terabyte hard drive: the helium-filled Ultrastar He10. This comes just a few weeks after Seagate announced initial availability of its 8TB air-filled hard drive, which at the time was the largest hard drive in the world. There’s no word on pricing yet but Western Digital says, somewhat unbelievably, that the 10TB drive will have the lowest cost-per-gigabyte and power consumption-per-gigabyte of any drive on the market.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/189813-western-digital-unveils-worlds-first-10tb-hard-drive-helium-filled-shingled-recording

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Why Game of Thrones is the most pirated TV show in the world

Game of Thrones piracy: Jack Sparrow on the Iron Throne
While hard and fast figures are tough to come by, it appears that the Game of Thrones season four premiere will become the most pirated TV episode of all time, racking up around one million downloads within 12 hours of the US airing, and a few million more in the days following. People pirate TV shows, movies, games, and music for a variety of reasons, but it mostly boils down to just two core reasons: Money, and ease of use. With these two factors in mind, let’s take a look at why people pirate Game of Thrones.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/180467-why-game-of-thrones-is-the-most-pirated-tv-show-in-the-world

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