Radeon Exec Raja Koduri Has Left AMD


Raja Koduri led AMD’s GPU design efforts for several years, but he’s bowing out now that Vega is in-market. Lisa Su will lead the business unit temporarily.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/258644-raja-koduri-leader-amds-radeon-technologies-group-left-company?source=Computing

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Elon Musk announces underground Hyperloop that does NY to DC in 29 minutes

On Thursday, Elon Musk announced that he’s secured “verbal government approval,” whatever that is, to build a Hyperloop linking Washington DC to New York City, stopping in Baltimore and Philadelphia on the way.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/20/elon-musk-announces-underground-hyperloop-that-does-ny-to-dc-in-29-minutes.html

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Seattle-based app turns phone into virtual eyewitness to crime

A Seattle man thinks he’s discovered the perfect eyewitness: a crime observer that never forgets and never makes mistakes. It’s also available on the app store.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/11/seattle-based-app-turns-phone-into-virtual-eyewitness-to-crime.html

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I got caught cheating through Pokemon Go

Pokémon Go ruined my love life! Evan Scribner claims he’s now single after his girlfriend discovered he was “cheating” on her — thanks to the geolocation feature in the addicting scavenger hunt-style cellphone game.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/13/got-caught-cheating-through-pokemon-go.html

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Australian computer scientist Craig Wright says he created Bitcoin

Satoshi Nakamoto never lived, but now he’s really dead. He was 8 years old. Nakamoto was the pseudonym of the person who created Bitcoin, the digital currency that anyone in the world can use to make online financial transactions anonymously. Since 2008, when he published the “white paper” that outlined Bitcoin’s technology, Nakamoto’s identity has been the subject of widespread speculation. Until now.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/02/australian-computer-scientist-craig-wright-says-created-bitcoin.html

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Manhattan DA demands Google, Apple implement back doors, kill end-to-end encryption

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Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance has long hated encryption, but he’s stepped up his attack. Vance wants a federal ban on end-to-end encryption like that offered by Google and Apple in their respective operating systems.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/218244-manhattan-da-demands-google-apple-implement-back-doors-kill-end-to-end-encryption

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Jeb’s plan to woo Silicon Valley: Gut net neutrality, kill encryption, bulk up NSA

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush — or just “Jeb!” as he’s called in his campaign signs — probably won’t win the endorsement of the Electronic Frontier Foundation given his positions on tech policy. In fact, we can’t imagine many Silicon Valley types are pleased with Jeb’s latest declarations this week that as president he’ll kill net neutrality rules while at the same time bulking up the data collection powers of the National Security Agency.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/24/jebs-plan-to-woo-silicon-valley-gut-net-neutrality-kill-encryption-bulk-up-nsa/

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Zuck says VR is Facebook's next big thing as company reports healthy Q2 figures

He’s talked straight-faced about Facebook one day using telepathy to connect users, but with such a reality presumably a very, very long time away, Mark Zuckerberg needs something else to take his social networking service to the next level.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/07/30/zuck-says-vr-is-facebook-next-big-thing-as-company-reports-healthy-q2-figures/

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Apple promotes British tech guru Jonathan Ive to chief design officer

Apple innovator Jonathan Ive says he’s been promoted to the company’s chief design officer, making him one of the most powerful people in the world’s most valuable company.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/05/26/apple-promotes-british-tech-guru-jonathan-ive-to-chief-design-officer/

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Steve Ballmer's loyalty to Microsoft will force LA Clippers to ditch Apple iPads

Though Steve Ballmer is no longer CEO of Microsoft or even on its board of directors, he’s still fiercely loyal to the company he led, which is why he will have his basketball team, Los Angeles Clippers, ditch their use of Apple’s iPad.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/3ed40f48/sc/5/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C140C0A90C250Csteve0Eballmers0Eloyalty0Eto0Emicrosoft0Ewill0Eforce0Ela0Eclippers0Eto0Editch0Eapple0Eipads/story01.htm

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