Microsoft Surface Studio review round-up: Creatives love it

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Microsoft’s new Surface Studio is out today, and the early reviews are quite positive. This is niche hardware, meant primarily to appeal to creative types, but if you’re in the market for a new pen-friendly drawing surface, the Surface Studio may be right up your alley.

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Treasury Department Examines Internet's Impact on Finance System


Information technology — especially the Internet — can have a positive impact on the U.S. financial system. Used improperly, however, such tools have the potential to wreak havoc on the financial sector and consumers. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency has launched an initiative on the future of e-commerce finance in light of technology innovation. While acknowledging the advantages of technology, the agency also is worried about the negative impact on financial markets and how it should direct its regulatory program in the future.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83413.html?rss=1

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Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge review roundup: iPhone thumping design?

Samsung’s new Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge phone are garnering positive reviews, but is it enough to claim victory over the iPhone? Read on.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/03/11/samsung-galaxy-s7-s7-edge-review-roundup-iphone-thumping-design.html

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After years of setbacks, semiconductor industry is cautiously optimistic about EUV lithography

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EUV is moving to full production in fits and starts, and the industry is slightly positive on its long-term trends. Much remains to be done, however, if we want to see EUV lithography by 2021-2022.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/223834-after-years-of-setbacks-semiconductor-industry-is-cautiously-optimistic-about-euv-lithography

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3 online businesses you can start right now

The holiday season is an exciting time. It’s a time for travel, family, positive thoughts, great food, love and joy. The downside is the cost of those things, which adds up fast. There is a way to make money, though, to pay for your holiday expenses.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/11/12/3-online-businesses-can-start-right-now.html

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Early reviews of iPhone 6s & 6s Plus praise cameras & 3D Touch, fret over battery life & storage

Article Image Early reviews of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus posted on Tuesday were generally positive, agreeing that they’re some of the best smartphones on the market, even if owners of Apple’s 2014 models can safely wait until next year.

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Taylor Swift says she was surprised by positive response to Apple Music letter

Pop musician Taylor Swift was surprised by the positive response to an open letter criticizing Apple Music royalties, including Apple’s quick decision to reverse course, according to an interview published on Tuesday.

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Beta testers can no longer post app reviews in prerelease iOS versions

It appears that Apple is disallowing iOS 9 beta users to submit app reviews — positive or negative — with the latest build released on Tuesday, a feature that was becoming an increasingly irritating thorn in the side of developers since Apple opened its public beta program earlier this year.

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The Interview breaks online movie sales records: A case for simultaneous releases

The Interview, at The Plaza Theatre
It is exceedingly hard to find an angle that presents The Interview in a positive light — and yet, of course, Sony Pictures’ marketing department has managed to do just that. Yesterday, four days after the film’s release on YouTube, Google Play Movies, and Xbox Video, The Interview became Sony’s ‘#1 online film of all time,’ grossing $15 million from sales and rentals. In other news, however, it would appear, rather ironically, that Sony used a popular K-pop song without permission of artist.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/196478-the-interview-breaks-online-movie-sales-records-a-case-for-simultaneous-releases

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