eGPU Tests Show Big Gains For MacBook Pros, Courtesy of AMD’s RX Vega

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Early eGPU tests on MacOS High Sierra show significant performance gains, courtesy of an external AMD RX Vega 64.

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AMD Suffers its Worst Stock Drop in Over a Decade, Despite Revenue Gains

AMD just posted huge quarterly gains, particularly relative to its performance a year ago — so why did investors hammer its stock with the worst drop in over a decade? We explore the particulars.

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Micron launches reconfigurable 5100 Series enterprise SSDs sporting 3D TLC NAND

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Micron is launching a new set of enterprise SSDs with flexible provisioning and 32 layers of TLC NAND. The gains and improvements of moving to TLC are large enough that we may well see more companies taking this step.

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Nvidia’s excellent first quarter buoyed by gaming, automotive wins, and data centers

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Nvidia just posted strong quarterly results thanks to gains across the board. The upcoming GTX 1080 and 1070 are likely to boost earnings further.

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A Future Without Work?


Periodically, a blatantly silly idea gains currency, spreading throughout society, and it has one of two effects: Either it scares the heck out of people, or they become enraptured with its seeming plausibility. Last week, The New York Times published a piece titled, “A Future Without Jobs?” I thought it fell into the silly category. There has been a great deal of speculation lately about dwindling job prospects as automation has replaced many blue-collar jobs and is now threatening white-collar jobs.

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International growth fueled Apple smartphone share gains before iPhone 6s launch

Article Image Ahead of the launch of the iPhone 6s, Apple saw continued market share gains across most of the world’s largest smartphone markets, according to the latest sales data from Kantar Worldpanel.

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iPhone and Mac to shine in Apple's Q2 2015 earnings, analyst says

After a gangbusters fiscal quarter one, Apple could see moderate gains highlighted by strong performances from iPhone and Mac over the three-month period ending March, according to noted KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.



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Apple's Mac bucks negative PC market trend, gains 9% in US

According to the latest estimates from Gartner, Apple’s Mac made gains in the PC market over the first quarter of 2015, bucking a wider negative trend that saw overall shipments drop 5.2 percent worldwide.



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Shares of Apple reach new all-time high of $120 after record holiday quarter

Apple’s best-ever quarter has turned into serious gains for the company’s stock price, which reached new all-time highs during intraday trading on Friday, briefly reaching the $120 threshold.



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How to auto-delete old texts and silence annoying conversations in iOS 8

The Messages application gains a number of significant new features with Apple’s iOS 8 upgrade, especially for users who participate in group messages that might take up space or become bothersome.



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iOS 8 first look video: Quick-send images in Messages, quick-reply via notifications

Perhaps the most significant native app improvements in iOS 8 can be found in the Messages client, which gains a quicker and more visually appealing way of sending recent pictures, a new voice message recorder, and a quick-reply option when in another application.



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Barclays acknowledges Apple's momentum, ups stock price target to $655

Recent gains made by Apple stock had placed the price target at Barclays underwater, but the investment firm responded on Wednesday with a newly increased target of $655 that it said shows “respect” for Apple’s momentum headed into the second half of 2014.



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Apple's recent stock price surge leaves prominent analysts projections in the dust

Recent gains by Apple’s stock have pushed its share price past some Wall Street analysts’ price targets, leaving their forecasts underwater, while others could be next if the upward trend continues.



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