Latest Steam update adds full PS4 controller support, 4K in-home streaming

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Steam has released a new client update with formal PS4 controller support, 4K streaming in-home, and a number of other improvements. We discuss the details, along with a look at the upcoming Winter Sale and VR adoption trends over time.

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Samsung Troubles Deepen Following Formal CPSC Action


The Consumer Product Safety Commission and Samsung last week announced a formal voluntary recall of about 1 million Galaxy Note7 smartphones, after the high-end flagship device was found to have overheated or caught fire in at least 92 incidents. Samsung was notified of 26 cases of people being burned by the defective smartphones and 55 cases of property damage, according to the CPSC. The recall applies to phones purchased before Sept. 15. Tim Baxter, president of Samsung Electronics America, issued a video statement apologizing to customers.

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Verizon May Be Tuning Up for Yodeling Contest


Verizon reportedly is planning to make a formal first-round bid for the core assets of Yahoo when the company begins fielding offers on Monday. Verizon, whose CEO last month confirmed his company’s interest, is working with executives of its AOL subsidiary and three financial advisors to put together a bid by the April 11 deadline, according to the report. The package is expected to include an offer to buy the core Web business along with Yahoo Japan, and to put a value on the business of less than $8 billion.

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Here's Apple's long-awaited legal response to the FBI

Apple earlier today filed its formal legal response laying out why it’s refusing to help the FBI hack into an iPhone 5c used by one of the San Bernardino terrorists.

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Apple lodges challenge to UK digital surveillance bill, rails against weak encryption

Article Image In an “unprecedented” move, Apple on Monday issued a formal challenge to the UK House of Parliament over a proposed Investigatory Powers Bill that would leave services like iMessage open to backdoors and intercept capabilities.

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AMD releases specs, pricing on Radeon Fury, showcases Project Quantum platform

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At E3 this week, AMD revealed the formal specs on Fiji, its price points, and demonstrated form factors and its new concept system, dubbed Project Quantum.

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ITC to investigate Apple on allegations of Ericsson patent infringement

Following formal complaints by Ericsson, the U.S. International Trade Commission on Monday showed intent to launch an investigation into Apple’s potentially illegal use of patented LTE technology.



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Samsung issues apology to cancer-stricken semiconductor plant workers

South Korean electronics giant Samsung on Wednesday issued a formal apology to workers who fell ill from cancer after exposure to toxic chemicals at the company’s semiconductor plants, saying that it should have acted more swiftly and would compensate the victims.



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