AMD announces new Radeon RX 480: VR-ready, at a budget price

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AMD’s Polaris arrives on June 29, packing both a low price tag and a substantial performance uplift. AMD wants to target VR gamers who can’t afford to drop huge amounts of money on high-end GPUs, and it may well have succeeded.

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Apple, Best Buy alliance grows with more Apple Watch locations, expanded in-store service

Electronics retailer Best Buy on Tuesday announced a substantial expansion of its partnership with Apple, a move that will include hundreds of new Apple Watch points of sale as well as a larger Apple presence in Best Buy stores.

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Future Chrome for Mac update may solve problems with memory, performance

A test build of Google’s forthcoming Chrome 46 makes substantial improvements to the performance of the Web browser on the Mac, according to one early glimpse at the software.

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Putting the EU's E-Commerce Puzzle Together


A substantial number of Europeans shop online, but few make purchases outside their own country. The European Commission aims to change that through a broad initiative to create a Digital Single Market, announced earlier this month. One of the 16 steps the EC has taken toward achieving that goal is undertaking an antitrust investigation of the e-commerce sector. The aim is to identify potential anticompetitive barriers to cross-border online trade in goods and services such as electronics, clothing, shoes and digital content.

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WWDC 2015 scholarships increased to 350 as Apple works to boost gender, racial diversity

Apple this year is offering 350 scholarships to WWDC 2015, a substantial increase over last year that will pull in students 13 and older, as well as members and alumni from a number of groups including women, blacks, and Latinos.



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Can PlayStation Now deliver on the promise of game streaming from the cloud?

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2014 is the year of game streaming. Sony and Valve are both dedicating substantial development resources towards these hotly anticipated features, and rumor has it that Microsoft isn’t far behind. With Steam’s In-Home Streaming, PS4-Vita Remote Play, and PlayStation Now all coming to bear, it’s clear that the gaming industry is betting heavily on game streaming as the next big thing.

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OS X Yosemite first look video: Notification Center

Among the more substantial additions Apple will usher in with OS X 10.10 Yosemite is an enhanced Notification Center that includes Dashboard-like widgets and a new “Today” view borrowed from iOS.



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Investor Carl Icahn buys another $1.65B in Apple stock as shares head toward 7-for-1 split

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who is known to use his substantial clout to steer public companies’ financial policies, recently boosted his stake in Apple by 2.8 million shares worth nearly $1.65 billion.



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Logic Pro X gets enhanced 12-core Mac Pro support, over 300 new features and fixes in update

Apple on Tuesday rolled out a substantial update to its Logic Pro X professional music production software with various UI tweaks, bug fixes and, most notably, improved support for the company’s top-end Mac Pro.



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Apple opens OS X betas to consumers with Beta Seed Program

In a substantial change to its operating policies, Apple has opened its OS X beta testing process to all Mac users with a newly minted Beta Seed Program.



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