Major New Windows Insider Build Introduces Timeline, Sets

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The new Windows Insider build previews features that’ll eventually drop in Redstone 4 — and there’s a lot of new features, UI improvements, and capabilities to like.

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Tech Q&A: Marketing on social media, buying a smart TV, shopping without Craigslist and more

Q. My home’s Wi-Fi connection seems to drop constantly, especially in certain rooms around the house. What could be causing this? And are there fixes I can do to stop this annoying problem?

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When to Get the Lowest Price on Your Next TV

A 50-inch TV can cost $1,100 when it first hits the market, drop to $880 a few months later, and cost as little as $650 when stores are trying to clear out stock to make room for next year’s mode…

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/12/29/when-to-get-lowest-price-on-your-next-tv.html

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Guy claims he invented iPhone, wants billions from Apple

A Florida man who says Apple ripped off his design for the iPhone is willing to let the matter drop for the modest sum of $10 billion plus 1.5% of worldwide sales of the iPhone, iPod, and iPad.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/29/guy-claims-invented-iphone-wants-billions-from-apple.html

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Trailer or tiny home? The Tiny Drop is the best of both for off-the-grid living

Essentially a modified camping trailer, Tend Building’s Tiny Drop home on wheels is a sustainable off-grid house that excels at getting the absolute most out of its diminutive 150 square feet of living space.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/05/trailer-or-tiny-home-tiny-drop-is-best-both-for-off-grid-living.html

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These drones will deliver blood and supplies across Rwanda

A California-based start-up is building drones to drop medical supplies in some of the most remote areas of Rwanda, putting the emerging technology where it can do some real good.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/13/these-drones-will-deliver-blood-and-supplies-across-rwanda.html

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DxO One iPhone camera drops to $499, updates with new app-based features

Article Image DxO on Tuesday announced an immediate price drop for its DxO One iPhone camera, along with an update to the hardware’s companion iPhone app, introducing several new features.

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WhatsApp Scraps Fee Model


WhatsApp on Monday announced that it would drop the annual subscription fee and allow people to use the service for free. Company founder Jan Koum announced the move at the DLD Conference in Munich. While more than 900 million people worldwide use WhatsApp to stay in touch with family and friends, the $1-a-year subscription fee could be a barrier to further growth, he said. The service was free for the first year, then $1 per year after that. That business model wasn’t working because many WhatsApp users don’t have a debit or credit card.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82996.html?rss=1

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Core Apple manufacturer Foxconn sees December revenues down 20 percent

Article Image Apple’s primary assembly partner, Hon Hai — better known as Foxconn — saw its revenues drop approximately 20 percent in December, on top of missing full-year sales predictions from analysts.

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Kanye West slams Apple partner Nike, pimps Kim Kardashian's Kimoji app in 'Facts' diss track

Article Image The 2016 edition of producer-turned-rapper-turned-designer Kanye West’s annual New Year’s Eve drop took the form of a diss track aimed squarely at longtime Apple partner Nike, while Yeezus also seized the opportunity to promote his wife’s Kimoji app that he claims “shut down the App Store.”

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Times Square & Philips Hue New Year's Eve apps will help you ring in 2016

Article Image iPhone users celebrating New Year’s Eve by following the ball drop in New York City’s Times Square have a few iOS apps to enhance their evening, including the event’s official app, and a unique Philips-based app synced with the company’s Hue lighting system.

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Adele might skip '25' release on Spotify in favor of Apple Music, other paid services

Article Image Less than two weeks before Adele’s highly anticipated album “25” is set to drop, the artist’s camp is at odds with Spotify over limiting playback to paying subscribers, meaning the streaming music firm might see another huge release slip through its hands to land on subscription services like Apple Music.

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Swiss watch sales decline 2-3x faster than predicted for September as Apple Watch expands its reach

Article Image Swiss watch exports suffered their largest quarterly drop since 2009 during Q3, with “plummeting sales” in Hong Kong and China, as well as major declines Singapore, Taiwan, the Emirates and South Korea, all previously “robust Asian markets.”

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IBM goes Apple: Helpdesk calls way down compared to Windows

IBM, at one time a Windows PC heavyweight, is now deploying Macs internally and is seeing a precipitous drop in helpdesk calls.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/10/19/ibm-goes-apple-helpdesk-calls-way-down-compared-to-windows.html

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Drop in Swiss watch exports linked partly to impact of Apple Watch

Article Image The Apple Watch was a significant factor in the drop of Swiss watch exports during the month of August, which could be leading into the industry’s first annual decline in six years.

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'NHL 16': the puck drops here

The puck doesn’t drop on the new National Hockey League season for another few weeks, but hockey fans can get their fix starting Tuesday. “NHL 16” from the EA Sports division of video game giant Electronic Arts is on sale for Microsoft’s Xbox One & 360 models and Sony PlayStation 4 & PS3.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/15/nhl-16-puck-drops-here/

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HGST launches new 10TB helium drives for enterprise cold storage

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The new helium-filled HGST He10 is ready to ship, but don’t expect to drop one of these 10TB beauties in a home PC anytime soon. The new technology that let HGST hit such capacities has drawbacks that make it ill-suited for home users. Will Western Digital solve the problems before Seagate drops the HAMR later next year?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/207868-hgst-launches-new-10tb-helium-drives-for-enterprise-cold-storage

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Comcast will end efforts to acquire Time Warner Cable – report

Facing scrutiny from the U.S. government, Comcast will apparently drop its plans to acquire competing cable operator Time Warner Cable, it was revealed on Thursday.



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Samsung’s Galaxy S6 hard to build and extremely expensive, report says

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Samsung’s new Galaxy S6 is scheduled to drop soon, but rumors leaking out ahead of the launch event suggest the device will be more expensive than previous models with the curved screen models reportedly in short supply.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/199798-samsungs-galaxy-s6-hard-to-build-and-extremely-expensive-report-says

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Microsoft rumored to finally drop Nokia name, could bring other branding changes too

A new rumor report states Microsoft is ready to drop the Nokia name from its future smartphone releases, and replace it with all Lumia branding. Additionally, it may scrub the word “Phone” from the software in the near future too. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/09/11/microsoft-rumored-to-finally-drop-nokia-name-could-bring-other-branding-changes/

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