Asrock Confirms Intel’s Coffee Lake CPUs Will Require New Motherboard

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Given that Intel’s upcoming Coffee Lake CPUs are based on the third generation of its 14nm technology, there was some question as to whether they’d be supported by Intel’s 100 and 200-series chipsets. The answer, according to Asrock, is no.

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Amazon Pushes Alexa, Highlights Small Sellers in Prime Day Deals


Amazon is ready to disrupt the retail landscape for the third consecutive year, as it launches its July 11 Prime Day promotion. The company will offer thousands of discounted items and special promotions to reward its Prime customers and increase their numbers, while rivals scramble to compete. Starting at 6 p.m. on Monday, Amazon will offer special curated deals on some of its biggest-selling items. The Amazon Echo smart speaker, powered by its Alexa assistant, will be available for 50 percent off, at $89.99. The Echo Dot will go for $34.99.

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Amazon Starts the Clock on Prime Day Hoopla


Amazon has set its third annual Prime Day promotion for July 11, promising its biggest-ever promotion with 30 hours of deals starting at 6:00 p.m. PT on July 10. The company has expanded the event to China, India and Mexico, to reach a total of 13 international markets. Amazon will go head-to-head with some of its most important international rivals, including Chinese e-commerce player Alibaba, as overseas sales have become an increasingly important share of the e-commerce mix.

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Medium Slashes Staff, Aims to Fix 'Broken' Model


Medium, the once-promising platform led by Twitter cofounder Ev Williams, is losing 50 staffers — about a third of its workforce — and will undergo a radical overhaul to fix what the CEO has deemed a “broken” business model — advertising-supported online publishing. Williams touted the company’s successes in a post announcing the layoffs, but said that change was needed to address several major business shortfalls that otherwise would continue to plague it. The company will shut down its New York and Washington D.C. offices.

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Google, social media both big winners in third presidential debate

References to tech were prominent in the third and final presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in Las Vegas, Nevada on Wednesday night.

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Tesla recruits prominent Apple Store leader to run its LA County showrooms

Article Image The store leader of Apple’s Third Street Promenade store in Santa Monica, Calif. is leaving to assume a more significant role at Tesla, taking charge of a host of showrooms in Los Angeles County, according to a tip received by AppleInsider.

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Intel may tap RealSense to chase Microsoft and Magic Leap in augmented reality

Intel Realsense modules have been embedded in a variety of personal computing devices
Intel has bet heavily on its RealSense platform for adding a third dimension to imaging, but hasn’t achieved much success. Its next move might be to try and leapfrog its competitors in augmented reality.

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Third OS X 10.11.4 beta fixes bug with shortened Twitter links in Safari

Article Image The third OS X 10.11.4 beta solves issues Safari would encounter trying to load shortened Twitter links, according to a developer in contact with Apple.

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Apple supplies third betas of iOS 9.3, OS X El Capitan 10.11.4 to public testers

Article Image Members of Apple’s public beta program now have access to the third preview builds of both iOS 9.3 for iPhone and iPad, as well as OS X El Capitan 10.11.4 for Mac.

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Apple seeds third developer beta of OS X 10.11.4

Article Image Apple on Monday issued a third developer beta of its upcoming OS X 10.11.4 update, roughly two weeks after the release of the second.

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Apple's third Turkish retail store to open in 2016, report says

Article Image Plans are in motion to open a third Apple Store outlet in Turkey, which according to a Thursday report will be located in the upscale Emaar Square shopping mall currently under construction in Istanbul’s Asian Side.

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Apple bumps tvOS to version 9.1.1, adds Podcasts app

Article Image Apple on Monday released tvOS 9.1.1, the third iteration of the Apple TV operating system that brings with it bug fixes, performance tweaks and a new Podcasts app.

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Third floor opens at IFC Mall Apple Store in Hong Kong

Article Image Apple has opened its anticipated third floor at the IFC Mall Apple Store in Hong Kong, providing even more space at one of the company’s flagship locations.

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HP abandons low-end Android tablets to focus on profitability with iPad-like prices

Article Image HP, the world’s third largest PC and tablet maker in unit volumes behind Lenovo and Apple, is exiting the low-end tablet market to focus on smaller volumes of higher-end products priced similar to iPad.

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Apple issues third OS X 10.11.2 beta to public testers

Article Image Apple late in the day on Wednesday released a third beta version of the upcoming OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan update to registered public beta program testers.

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Apple retains US smartphone lead as LG reports surprising positive growth, study says

Article Image Apple’s iPhone was again the top smartphone in the U.S. market for the third quarter of 2015, according to analytics firm comScore, but Korean company LG was the only manufacturer to enjoy sequential gains.

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Fitbit posts strong third-quarter revenue, says Apple Watch had no 'material impact'

Article Image The Apple Watch had no “material impact” on Fitbit’s sales in the third quarter, which saw revenue climb 168 percent year-over-year to $409.3 million, the company’s CEO said in a results call.

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Samsung announces first profit growth in two years, but mobile sales continue to dwindle

Samsung reported $45.6 billion in revenue and $6.4 billion in operating profit during the third quarter, ending on Sept 31.

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