Nvidia Calls for Limits as Crypto Hysteria Pushes GPU Prices Sky High

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You can thank the surge of interest in cryptocurrency for the increase in graphics card prices, but Nvidia is trying to do something about it. “Trying” is the operative word here.

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As Bitcoin tops $10,000, Elon Musk denies he is its creator

One of the biggest stories of 2017 has been the surge in the price of bitcoin, the cryptocurrency touted an alternative to gold and other investments. For years, many have wondered who the mysterious Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of bitcoin, is.One person it’s not? Elon Musk.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/11/28/as-bitcoin-tops-10000-elon-musk-denies-is-its-creator.html

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As Bitcoin nears $10,000, Elon Musk denies he is its creator

One of the biggest stories of 2017 has been the surge in the price of bitcoin, the cryptocurrency touted an alternative to gold and other investments. For years, many have wondered who the mysterious Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of bitcoin, is.One person it’s not? Elon Musk.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/11/28/as-bitcoin-nears-10000-elon-musk-denies-is-its-creator.html

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Music Industry Rebounds on Streaming Subscription Surge


The music industry is showing its best surge in revenue in nearly two decades, led by a major shift toward streaming subscription services by Apple, Spotify and others firms, according to a new mid-year report the RIAA released this week. The report shows an 8.1 percent gain in retail revenue to $3.4 billion during the first half of 2016, the strongest growth since the late 1990s, according to report author Joshua Friedlander, SVP of strategic data analysis at RIAA. Huge gains in streaming revenue and market share fueled the increase.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83925.html?rss=1

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Brexit: Google sees spike in UK searches for 'getting an Irish passport'

Google saw a 100 percent surge in U.K. searches for “getting an Irish passport” after Britain voted to leave the European Union.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/24/brexit-google-sees-spike-in-uk-searches-for-getting-irish-passport.html

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Coming Soon: 360-Degree Videos Shot With GoPro Cameras

Thanks to the recent surge of interest in virtual reality, we’re now witnessing an intense, almost frenzied fascination among camera companies with models that shoot 360-degree video.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/16/coming-soon-360-degree-videos-shot-with-gopro-cameras.html

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More than 80% of mobile podcast listeners use Apple's iOS devices

Amid a surge in podcasting popularity, new data suggests that Apple continues to dominate the online broadcasting industry it helped create, with more than 8 out of every 10 podcast listeners using the company’s iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to tune in.

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First look: Fitbit Surge, a fitness tracking, heart rate monitoring 'super watch'

Fitbit’s latest premium wearable fitness tracker, the Surge, has been dubbed a “super watch” by the company, thanks to its inclusion of a heart rate monitor, exercise tracker, GPS, monochrome touchscreen display, and up to seven days of battery life.



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