Microsoft may be blocking Windows 7, 8.1 updates on new Intel Kaby Lake, AMD Ryzen systems

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Windows may be refusing to update on Kaby Lake or Ryzen systems, but the exact situation is unclear. If you’ve installed a pre-Windows 10 OS to one of these products and attempted to update it, was it successful? Drop in and let us know.

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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.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/02/25/heres-apples-long-awaited-legal-response-to-fbi.html

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Billionaire Mark Cuban says Apple deserves a 'standing ovation' for fighting FBI on encryption

Article Image Apple did “exactly the right thing” by refusing a request from the U.S. government to create a backdoor to access a terrorist’s locked iPhone, billionaire Mark Cuban wrote in response to the encryption controversy this week.

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DOJ could force Comcast to offer NBCUniversal content for Apple's Web television service

Despite reportedly refusing to engage in discussions to join Apple’s rumored web television initiative, cable provider Comcast may have no choice but to eventually capitulate thanks to regulatory concessions the company agreed to in 2011 as part of its takeover of NBCUniversal.



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ISPs Put the Squeeze on Content Distributors, Level3 Charges


Six major ISPs providing residential broadband services are refusing to augment their networks unless content providers pay more, according to Level3. Five of them are in the United States and the last in Europe. While Level3 has not named them, it has repeatedly mentioned writing to AT&T about broadband throttling. The six “are deliberately harming the service they deliver to their paying customers. They are not allowing us to fulfill the requests their customers make for content,” Level3 said.

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