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Facebook and WSJ owners are working on a 'subscription' deal

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The publisher of Wall Street Journal is in advanced talks to bring articles to Facebook through a subscription model. News Corp CEO Robert Thomson said that he'd been talking with Mark Zuckerberg about how "the value of content should be… Go To Full Article

Microsoft adds GPU utilization to Task Manager

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In the latest Windows 10 build With the latest Insider Build for Windows 10, version 16226, Microsoft has added GPU utilization in the performance tab of the Task Manager. While the same performance tab… Go To Full Article

German police raided 36 homes over social media hate speech

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Late last year, Germany proposed a bill that would fine social media providers, such as Facebook and Twitter, for failure to remove hate speech within 24 hours on their respective platforms. Now, Germany has raided the homes of 36 people… Go To Full Article

Your next favorite songs are the backbone of 'Metronomicon'

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Rhythm games live and die by their soundtracks. The problem is, if you're holding a plastic instrument in your hand, you've probably played through the same songs over and over whether it's in Rock Band or Guitar Hero. Regardless of… Go To Full Article

Mionix's new RGB LED keyboard lights the Wei forward

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What's that? You say you want an RGB LED-backlit mechanical keyboard, but there just isn't enough choice out there? Please, then, allow Swedish peripheral manufacturer Mionix to suggest its first RGB LED keyboard, the Mionix Wei. Go To Full Article

Das Keyboard Prime 13 @ techPowerUp

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The Das Keyboard Prime 13 is Das Keyboard acknowledging that some people want the excellent build quality of their flagship products at a lower price point. Add on back-lighting, a USB pass-through instead of a hub, retain the Cherry MX… Go To Full Article

Valve’s ‘Knuckles’ VR controller tracks individual fingers

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VR fans have been steadily following the development of Valve's new controller for SteamVR, called Knuckles. Now the device is being shipped to developers as a prototype, and as a result, Valve has released quite a bit of new information… Go To Full Article

Amazon is prepping Echo Show for launch with visual Alexa cards

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If you're a fan of Alexa, then this announcement might be good news for you. Amazon announced that they are adding a Display Cards feature to the voice assistant that will allow Alexa to respond visually to certain queries.… Go To Full Article

NASA's Curiosity rover is just a speck in this orbiter photo

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At this distance, Curiosity looks like a tiny beetle crawling over volcanic rock. Electric blue, its protective shell stands out against the rough, jagged mountainside. In reality, this is an image shot by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, an obser... Go To Full Article

ThinkPad lineup will get a retro model for its 25th anniversary

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Few notebooks generate as much nostalgia around these parts as the ThinkPad. Two years ago, when Lenovo's chief design officer David Hill floated the idea of a retro-styled ThinkPad on his company blog, the response here and elsewhere was quite… Go To Full Article

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