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Apple posts $75.9 billion in revenue for its fiscal first quarter
— 4:27 PM on January 26, 2016

Apple has announced what it's calling its strongest results ever for the first quarter of its financial 2016. The company posted $75.9 billion in...

Type: News story Tags: Mac

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Serious bug in Linux kernel allows for privilege escalation
— 4:17 PM on January 20, 2016

The security team at Perception Point has uncovered a serious bug in the Linux kernel that could allow a regular user to get elevated...

Type: News story Tags: Software Linux-Unix Servers

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Google's Brotli algorithm will soon compress web traffic in Chrome
— 11:35 AM on January 20, 2016

Google will soon enable support in Chrome for a new compression algorithm called Brotli. The algorithm has been in the works for a...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software Networking Servers

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Origin Access service gives gamers VIP status for $5 a month
— 3:24 PM on January 13, 2016

Now this is something nobody was expecting—certainly on par with the Spanish Inquisition. Electronic Arts has pulled back the curtain on a surprisingly sensible...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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TrendMicro hole gives attackers the keys to affected PCs
— 9:40 AM on January 13, 2016

A recent version of TrendMicro Antivirus contained a serious security vulnerability that would let a remote attacker run arbitrary commands on the target system...

Type: News story Tags: Software Windows

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AMD Radeon Crimson 16.1 drivers come with a ton 'o fixes
— 10:46 AM on January 11, 2016

AMD has released version 16.1 of its Radeon Software Crimson Edition drivers, and it's easy to see that its software engineers have been on...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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The executioner is coming for older versions of Internet Explorer
— 5:54 PM on January 7, 2016

Internet Explorer 7, 8, 9, and 10 have their days numbered. Come January 12, only Internet Explorer 11 will be supported on modern Windows...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software Operating systems Windows Servers

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Warframe gets the Gyromancer seal of approval
— 7:45 PM on December 24, 2015

TR's own Nathan Wasson, aka Gyromancer, has been spending some time recently with Warframe. This free-to-play, third-person action MMO is developed by Digital Extremes,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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Google tests one-touch phone logins to replace passwords
— 4:33 PM on December 23, 2015

Passwords are a universally hated method of authentication, but they're ubiquitous and pretty secure if used correctly. There's a problem with that last bit, though....

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Mobile computing Software

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Steam's winter sale cuts prices on GTA V, The Witcher 3, and more
— 6:55 PM on December 22, 2015

Just when I thought my Christmas shopping was over, Valve launched this year’s Steam winter sale. This deals extravaganza runs until January 4. Though it...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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New GeForce drivers cure high idle clock speeds with 144Hz monitors
— 9:52 AM on December 22, 2015

Nvidia has released an updated version of its Game Ready drivers: version 361.43. These WHQL-certified drivers now support the GameWorks VR 1.1 SDK, which...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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Radeon Software Crimson Edition 15.12 comes WHQL-certified
— 8:28 AM on December 18, 2015

AMD has given us a little gift ahead of the holidays next week. Radeon Software Crimson Edition version 15.12 is out now, and this...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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Apple taps new execs for hardware, software, and operations
— 12:29 PM on December 17, 2015

Apple is making some big changes to its executive suite today. In an intriguing move, Apple appointed Johny Srouji as its senior vice...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Mac

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Nvidia's latest GeForce Experience beta makes it easier to share
— 8:55 AM on December 17, 2015

Many games are nothing if not a social experience, and Nvidia’s latest beta update for its Geforce Experience platform could make it easier to...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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Firefox 43 gives Windows users the option of 64-bit support
— 12:08 PM on December 16, 2015

Firefox version 43 is out, and it comes with an interesting new feature. There's now an official 64-bit build available for Windows. Users of...

Type: News story Tags: Software

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Resolution is overrated with Humble Bundle's Neo Geo pack
— 8:38 AM on December 16, 2015

You all know the drill with Humble Bundle by now. The service lets gamers pay whatever they choose for a select pack of games, and...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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GPUOpen initiative gives devs the keys to AMD's graphics black boxes
— 8:17 AM on December 15, 2015

A couple weeks ago at AMD's Radeon Technologies Group Tech Summit, Nick Thibieroz, senior manager of ISV engineering for the division, told us about what...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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SHODAN will haunt players once more in System Shock 3
— 9:54 AM on December 14, 2015

"Did you think I'd forgotten you, insect?" Those words sent a little chill down my spine. System Shock 3 has been officially revealed. Most...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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