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The upcoming A10 chip is expected to focus on improving multi-threading. Back in the fall of 2015, when Apple launched the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, it was discovered that models equipped with a chip manufactured by TSMC benefit from an extra of 2 hours of battery life, as compared to the ones equipped with a CPU made by Samsung.
  • Get 2 GB free on Google Drive, today only

    Get 2 GB free on Google Drive, today only

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    It will ask the user for any changes to their alternate contact details, plus a quick overview of their connected devices and web applications that have special access to their Google accounts. Once completed, the extra storage is then permanently gifted to use with whatever you want. To get the free 2 GB boost, users will have to complete a short security checkup .
  • Cloud, Office 365 Help Microsoft Beat Wall Street's Q2 Expectations

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    On the earnings call, CEO Satya Nadella said Microsoft is seeing "network effects" in its cloud business; for example, some customers are using Azure to funnel Office 365 data into other apps, he said. In its prior guidance, Microsoft estimated around $6.2 billion to 6.3 billion revenue. Server products and cloud services revenue grew 10%, accounting for currency fluctuations.
  • Microsoft Shares Running on Profit Beat

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    Microsoft has previously predicted that its cloud revenue will rise to $20 billion in 2018. The software giant delivered second quarter earnings of $5 billion, or 62 cents a share, on revenue of $23.8 billon. Microsoft's phone revenue fell a whopping 49% in constant currency, though. "It was a strong holiday season for Microsoft , highlighted by Surface and Xbox", Kevin Turner, COO at Microsoft , said in the call .
  • Rocket League comes to Xbox One next week with bonuses

    Rocket League comes to Xbox One next week with bonuses

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    As an added bonus, Xbox One players will get two exclusive cars based off of vehicles from Halo and the Gears of War franchises. In addition to the two exclusive vehicles, Xbox One users will also receive exclusive garage items, including the Overcharge rocket trail, inspired by Sunset Overdrive .
  • Why Apple's New Update Could Brick Your iPhone 6

    Why Apple's New Update Could Brick Your iPhone 6

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    According to TechCrunch , if a third-party set up shop replaces your home button, iOS 9 automatically bricks your phone. The issue has apparently been affecting devices only after being updated to iOS 9, though a report from the DailyDot last April noted a similar issue, so Error 53 has been around for months.
  • Microsoft's latest financials show Surface boom, Mobile collapse

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    Surface revenue jumped 29% in constant currency, driven by the launch of two new tablets, the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book. IDC said business should improve later this year as companies that had delayed replacing machines before upgrading to Windows 10 make the switch.
  • Now it's easier to find out what's in Windows 10 updates

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    Going forward, Windows 10 will get free updates at regular intervals instead of large-scale releases every three years. This update includes quality improvements and security fixes. The new history page doesn't use Microsoft's servicing branch nomenclature. Only the "long-term servicing branch" option permits traditional update deferrals by IT pros, but Microsoft sees that option as only being used for Internet of Things device-management scenarios.
  • Lumia 650 DS and Lumia 650 XL could arrive next week

    Lumia 650 DS and Lumia 650 XL could arrive next week

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    Those with Microsoft hardware are mostly happy with how they can interact with Windows 10 , but others with third-party hardware that have installed Windows 10 seem to be having compatibility and performance issues. With its growth, the company is no doubt slowly establishing a high-end brand and innovative Windows device. Internal storage is only 8 GB, but is expandable via a microSD card for up to 128 GB.
  • Microsoft Launches Windows 10 Cumulative Updates KB3135173 and KB3135174

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    After nearly a year after when Windows 10 Final Build was released, Microsoft had confirmed that Windows 10 spied on users in November 2015. The site is created to include every update to Windows 10 so there's an historical record. According to his research, he found that Windows 10 sends data back to Microsoft servers thousands of times per day. Microsoft will continue issuing small updates like today's to address Windows 10 security and performance issues.
  • Microsoft quarterly revenues fall 10 percent

    Microsoft quarterly revenues fall 10 percent

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    Predictable Windows Phone sales have seen further declines, as Microsoft continued to retrench from the smartphone market. The company recently updated Bing's logo and said it plans to grow the search engine through consumer adoption of Windows 10, as Bing powers all searches done through the operating system.
  • Best Super Bowl 50 Commercials

    Best Super Bowl 50 Commercials

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    Almost half of advertisers incorporated laughs into their ads, resulting in amusing moments such Willem Dafoe recreating Marilyn Monroe's famed " Seven Year Itch " skirt-blow scene and a baby in utero trying to grab dad's Doritos. Somebody wasn't thinking straight when they approved that one. Apartments.com brought in Jeff Goldblum for this commercial, which features Goldblum singing "Movin' On Up" from The Jeffersons .
  • Super Bowl 50: With Mountain Dew, a Puppy, Monkey and Baby Collide

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    The commercial time during live events like the Super Bowl commands a steep price, but Super Bowl ads that connect with viewers can reap huge dividends for the companies behind them. We didn't see too many emotional or too many deep ads. Alongside these TV promos, another commercial for the Super Bowl was leaked out. So why would advertisers pay millions to air ads focusing on constipation, irritable bowel syndrome and toe fungus? One promoted an anti-diarrhea medication Xifaxan and ...
  • The best commercials of Super Bowl 50

    The best commercials of Super Bowl 50

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    For those looking for an early teaser as to which commercials will be talked about as the best, the " Super Bowl Greatest Commercials 2016 " page on CBS has videos up of the first place winner and runner up. "Puppymonkeybaby" generated more than 2.2 million online views and over 300,000 social actions on Sunday night, making it iSpot's top performer. Brandon Nutting is a digital advertising professor.
  • Broncos' Von Miller named MVP of Super Bowl 50

    Broncos' Von Miller named MVP of Super Bowl 50

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    It didn't help that Newton's receivers dropped passes and the running game never got going against Denver's stout front. We didn't want the happy, fun-spirited "dabbing" Cam. "I don't know what you want me to say". Eventually frustration began to set it. "This is what we all work for and it's hard to get to this point, it's hard to get to this game, it's hard to win this game and the fact that we've done it is great".
  • Broncos beat Panthers 24-10 to win Super Bowl 50

    Broncos beat Panthers 24-10 to win Super Bowl 50

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    Newton was sacked six times - receiver Ted Ginn Jr., went down once on an aborted trick play - and if Miller wasn't torturing him, DeMarcus Ware was. Carolina opened the second quarter with the ball, trailing 10-0, and delivered its best drive of the game. The Broncos responded by coming right down the field after a pair of Manning passed to Emmanuel Sanders.
  • Microsoft Q2 Buoyed By Azure, Office 365 Gains

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    The company reported non-GAAP revenue of $25.7 billion for the last quarter and $0.78 of adjusted per-share profit. Microsoft was buoyed by its surging cloud business, which is giving cloud leader Amazon a serious run for its money. Revenues here fell 2% to $12.7bn (at constant currencies), which the company said was ahead of the broader PC market, reflecting a higher proportion of premium devices, a strong 29% underlying growth in revenues from Surface devices and a 30% increase in Xbox ...
  • Microsoft wants you to upgrade to Windows 10, like it or not

    Microsoft wants you to upgrade to Windows 10, like it or not

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    What makes Windows 10 a dreaded upgrade for most Windows users? Microsoft is now resorting to rolling out faster builds, upon developer community's requests. And, at this point, Windows 10 is more likely to be used in large companies than in small ones. Similar to the cat, the monkey is here to celebrate the Windows Insider program, but it's also born on a special occasion: it comes just in time for the Chinese New Year, so it celebrates the Year of the Monkey.
  • Eli Manning says Peyton hasn't told him any of his future plans

    Eli Manning says Peyton hasn't told him any of his future plans

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    In a year that was filled with parity and inconsistent play ravaging the entire league, resilience and persistence are ultimately the two traits that separated the average teams from the good teams and eventually, the two teams that reached the Super Bowl.
  • Broncos' Owen Daniels: Totals 18 yards receiving in Super Bowl victory

    Broncos' Owen Daniels: Totals 18 yards receiving in Super Bowl victory

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    The Broncos sacked Newton a Super Bowl record equaling seven times. He tugged Manning by the back of his jersey to put him on the turf another time, and he came from behind to shake up the Broncos offense, too. "I told our guys... this is the same team that a couple of years ago got beat in New York", he said, referring to the 43-8 drubbing Denver absorbed from the Seahawks in the Super Bowl.
  • Microsoft aggressive in upgrade download

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    If you're planning to test it out, you would want to do it sooner than later. That is the master plan, if MS can get away with it. But that's the flaw in this argument. For Windows 8 Pro, the introductory upgrade price was $40. Now, don't ask me why anyone would want to run Windows 8.1, but really, Microsoft? Microsoft isn't alone in this move, by the way.
  • Curt Cam Newton cuts interview short after Super Bowl 50 loss

    Curt Cam Newton cuts interview short after Super Bowl 50 loss

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    The Broncos won 24-10. "I want to go kiss my wife and my kids, I want to go hug my family". Mike Remmers: Unable to slow Denver's Miller, Remmers was emblematic of a Panthers offensive line that struggled to protect Newton, who took six of Carolina's seven sacks in the game.
  • Microsoft Pushing Windows 10 Upgrade This Week

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    Moreover, while Windows 10 has been out since last summer, devices running some version of Windows 8 still account for the majority of Windows Store downloads. For OS X Tiger (2005) and Leopard (2007), Apple charged $129 for upgrades. Microsoft is definitely having problems with the adoption rate of Windows 10, which has only surpassed 10 percent in January.
  • Facebook Reactions to roll out 'in next few weeks'

    Facebook Reactions to roll out 'in next few weeks'

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    Facebook has been testing the different reactions in Chile, the Philippines, Portugal, Ireland, Spain, Japan and Colombia. " Facebook remains the fastest-growing platform for advertiser spending, and as they open up new channels for users, that won't change".
  • How to Watch Super Bowl 50 Live Streaming

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    Let's start with the most limited of them. NFL's mobile app is only eligible to Verizon customers, but those with access can live stream the game to their smartphones. No cable account required . You can watch the game from your computer at CBSsports.com. The CBS sports web site allows fans to watch the live video stream for free directly from the site.
  • Apple confirms: trade-in now available for upgrading iPhones

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    If your iPhone's home button was replaced by an unauthorised service center, you will see the "Error 53" showing up. Customers can now bring their beat-up iPhones to  Apple  retail stores in exchange for credit, as the new policy went into effect towards the end of last week.
  • Microsoft Revenue Suffers in Weak PC Market

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    Microsoft  also  reported  that revenues from More Personal Computing declined 5pc to $12.7bn. Analysts had been modeling $25.27 billion in  revenue  and 71 cents per share in net profit. However, the  revenue  from the Xbox hardware was on the decline because there were fewer sales. "We expect our commercial business to remain healthy, with an ongoing shift to annuity as new and existing customers adopt and use our commercial cloud services", said  Microsoft  chief financial officer Amy ...
  • How Many Super Bowls Has Peyton Manning Played In?

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    The host city of Super Bowl 50 has been fantastic, and the buzz has been incredible. Or will Peyton Manning head to retirement as Super Bowl champion in his final game? "We got goal boards in our locker room and we see everything that we've done this year", cornerback Aqib Talib said.
  • Super Bowl 50 Game Time, Channel Information

    Super Bowl 50 Game Time, Channel Information

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    All-Pro linebacker Luke Kuechly and Co. harassed Arizona for four interceptions and three fumble recoveries, a trend the Panthers defense started in the regular season when they led the National Football League with 24 picks and 15 fumble recoveries.
  • Net worth of Facebook CEO will make your jaw drop

    Net worth of Facebook CEO will make your jaw drop

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    But, worrying that a Dislike button would be used too negatively, Facebook bods looked for something more nuanced. There were seven Reactions available when the feature first launched the previous year, but Facebook chose to cut the Yay reaction because "it was not universally understood".
  • Microsoft to buy British-based software keyboard maker SwiftKey

    Microsoft to buy British-based software keyboard maker SwiftKey

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    Microsoft doesn't want SwiftKey just for its keyboard app, but for its artificial  intelligence  and natural language processing that holds huge potential. The Swiftkey app also comes pre-installed on devices made by Samsung and BlackBerry. Technology services company Mercator Solutions, now backed by private equity firm Warburg Pincus LLC, is in discussions with a couple of companies...