iOS 11 hands-on: Here’s how it changes your iPhone

iOS 11 on the iPad introduces a brave new world of improved multitasking, dragging-and-dropping, and launching apps from a familiar dock.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/03/ios-11-hands-on-here-s-how-it-changes-your-iphone.html

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Military veterans smash skydiving world records in the Himalayas

A team of brave U.S. military veterans headed into the Himalayas armed with skill, one helicopter and a whole lot of state-of-the-art gear last month – and left the mountains with four skydiving world records.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/12/02/military-veterans-smash-skydiving-world-records-in-himalayas.html

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Redefining the Vendor-Customer Relationship in the IoT


The advent of a brave new world of connected products and services in the Internet of Things is forcing organizations of all sizes across nearly every industry to reconsider how they will interact with their customers in the future. As a consequence, a growing number of companies are thinking about how they have to redefine their businesses to better serve their customers going forward. These ideas were showcased at the recent PTC LiveWorx conference in Boston. The event drew approximately 5,000 attendees.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83618.html?rss=1

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Publishers vs. Brave Software: Battle for the Ad Viewer


Brave Software is a startup that has ratcheted the ad-blocking game to a new level, and it is raising a lot of stink in the online community. For many people, Web-based ads have become an intolerable, costly distraction. That has led to a variety of ad-blocking approaches. The use of ad-blocking software is growing, because users feel they are being attacked by distracting Web-based ads. Brave Software’s solution really grabbed the attention of Web-based publishers — such as newspapers — that rely on ad revenue to support their operations.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83366.html?rss=1

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Nadella: Microsoft to Be Stealth Operator for Cloud Security


CEO Satya Nadella on Monday made a bid to reintroduce Microsoft to professionals working in a brave new cyberworld of virtual, interconnected computing. Speaking at the Microsoft Government Cloud Forum in Washington, Nadella presented a broad new vision of a cloud- and mobile-first enterprise that promises to make personal and client security a central theme of its business. Microsoft has launched a new Cyber Defense Operations Center, Nadella told attendees, as part of the $1 billion a year it plans to spend on security.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82757.html?rss=1

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Windows 10 Technical Preview, hands-on (video)

Windows 10 Technical Preview, Start menu full of live tiles
I installed Windows 10 Technical Preview. Actually, I was so brave (foolhardy?) that I upgraded my main Windows 8.1 installation to Windows 10. The good news: The upgrade process went very smoothly indeed. The bad news: Well, except for a few small interface quirks, there doesn’t seem to be much bad news. Read on for my early hands-on impressions of Windows 10 Technical Preview — and a video of Windows 10 Technical Preview running on my multi-monitor desktop PC.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/191332-windows-10-technical-preview-hands-on-video

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