Apple Unveils Kaby Lake-Equipped iMacs, $5K iMac Pro at WWDC

At WWDC today, Apple has finally unveiled its new iMac. All models receive upgrades to Intel’s 7th Generation Kaby Lake processors. They also get two Thunderbolt 3 controllers, brighter displays, much faster graphics, and USB-C ports for the first time.

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How much RAM do you need, should you upgrade it, and will it speed up your PC?

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If you’ve got questions about RAM, RAM standards, or RAM upgrades, you’ve come to the right place. This guide breaks down whether or not high-speed RAM can improve game or application performance, whether or not it’s a good idea to upgrade, and what current prices are like for both DDR3 and DDR4.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/222483-how-much-ram-do-you-need-should-you-upgrade-it-and-will-it-speed-up-your-pc

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Apple unveils refreshed iMacs with Skylake, 4K and 5K Retina displays

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Apple pulled back the curtain on its latest round of iMac refreshes, and the upgrades are pretty significant — with the exception of storage improvements.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/216145-apple-unveils-refreshed-imacs-with-skylake-4k-and-5k-retina-displays

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Facebook Gives News Feed a Tune-Up


Facebook on Thursday slammed the hood, wiped its hands, and introduced the latest set of upgrades to its News Feed engine. The all-new 2015 Facebook News Feed gives users more control over the content they see when they cruise the world’s largest social network. The new tools allow users to set their top friends, and content from those accounts will be given preference over others. The personalized News Feeds will catch up users with all of the content shared by priority accounts since their last visit to Facebook.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82257.html?rss=1

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Apple bolsters Maps with more business listings data providers

As part of ongoing upgrades to its in-house mapping service, Apple on Friday added a handful of entries to its rolling list of providers that supply the company with maps data, business listings and satellite imagery.



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No, Windows 10 won’t be a free upgrade for OS pirates

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Microsoft has clarified its stance on non-Genuine OS versions and future upgrades to Windows 10: If you don’t have a legal copy of the OS now, Redmond isn’t going to give you one.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/205902-no-windows-10-wont-be-a-free-upgrade-for-os-pirates

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Windows 10 Technical Preview Build 10061 hits the Fast ring

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The latest build of Windows 10 has landed, and it’s got some pretty nice upgrades, particularly with regard to the Start menu and Taskbar.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/204035-windows-10-technical-preview-build-10061-hits-the-fast-ring

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Navy test-fires upgraded Tomahawk

The Navy and Raytheon recently flight tested software upgrades to the Tomahawk missile with two sea-launched test-firings near China Lake, Calif., designed to shoot the weapon up to high altitudes and assess the weapon’s improved maneuverability.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/10/02/navy-test-fires-upgraded-tomahawk/

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With dearth of major chip upgrades from Intel, Apple opts for cheaper Macs in 2014

Apple fans hoping for significant Mac upgrades have been disappointed thus far in 2014, thanks in part to a lack of next-generation chips from Intel. That trend continued on Wednesday with the launch of a new low-end iMac that’s focused on price rather than specs.



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