How the SoC is Displacing the CPU

How the SoC is Displacing the CPU Disruptive Innovation in the Semiconductor Industry The silicon transistor continues to be at the heart of post-PC era products like the smartphone, the tablet and the smartwatch. However, the success metrics for the transistor are quite different now than they…

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Cyber Security for Small Businesses

For most of us, when we think of Cyber Security our thoughts typically turn to high profile cases such as the Sony Pictures Entertainment hack and the Edward Snowden NSA leaks. Highly visible instances of valuable data being leaked. But what does Cyber Security mean to the average small business?…

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Google’s Daydream View made me a believer again in consumer VR

Advertisement. Google’s new Daydream View VR headset is available starting today, and the fabric-encased, lightweight plastic Cardboard successor is a big step up, not only from Google’s first modest attempts at creating a VR headset, but also for mobile virtual reality in general. When Google de…

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Alibaba sells $12 billion in 12 hours on what’s set to be biggest Singles’ Day sales ever

China’s biggest e-commerce player, Alibaba, keeps smashing those Singles’ Day sale records every year. Alibaba threw a huge concert to kick it off, featuring Scarlett Johansson, David Beckham, Kobe Bryant and One Republic. Just 52 seconds in, Alibaba already cracked 1 billion yuan ($146 million) …

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HTC’s Vive VR headset gets unplugged via $220 wireless add-on

HTC’s PC-powered VR rig is set to get one of the plusses of cheaper mobile VR systems early next year, after the company announced a wireless add-on that will let users untether the headset from the gaming PC required to power it. So instead of worrying about getting feet tangled in the connector…

Link: HTC’s Vive VR headset gets unplugged via $220 wireless add-on via techcrunch.com

Top 8 Notepad Apps for Linux That You Can Sync

There’s almost always a need jot something down. From long form articles to grocery lists, note taking Productivity on Linux: 7 Apps for Note-Taking Productivity on Linux: 7 Apps for Note-Taking Here are seven different applications you can use to write notes and increase your…

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Microsoft Office Android Apps Confirmed To Get Chrome OS Support: Company Works Closely With Google To Make It Happen

Chrome OS has just become one of the world’s fastest-growing operating systems as Chromebooks zoomed past Apple Macs in terms of sales in the United States. This is perhaps the reason Microsoft announced that it is collaborating with Google to bring its Office mobile suite for Android to the Chro…

Link: Microsoft Office Android Apps Confirmed To Get Chrome OS Support: Company Works Closely With Google To Make It Happen via http://www.techtimes.com

Why Is Corporate Linux Welcoming Microsoft?

Posted November 2016 By Submit Feedback » More Articles ». Suddenly, after years of mistrust, corporate Linux is welcoming Microsoft in to its midst. Almost overnight, executives from Jim Zemlin of The Linux Foundation down have lined up at the microphone to explain how the lines between propriet…

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Best Mobile Blogging Apps

I travel a great deal, and when I do, I have to conduct my digital marketing while on the road. Whether I’m dictating a new blog post, creating graphics, or posting curated content, I can do it all from my iPhone. However, having the right marketing and blogging apps is necessary to make the most…

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60 heavily discounted Best Buy Black Friday deals you don’t want to miss

Get your wallet out because it’s shopping season. For techies, it means lots and lots of new gadgets at discounted prices. We’ve combed through Best Buy’s 48-page Black Friday preview site for the best deals. Here are the best ones ones we could find. (Note, the deals aren’t live until Nov. 24.) …

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24 Predictions for Social Media and Social Media Marketing in 2017

The end of the year is fast approaching, which means Christmas jingles, New Year’s resolutions and… prediction posts. And while the ever-shifting social landscape eventually renders many such prognostications invalid, it’s still worth analyzing what might be on the horizon as a means of trying…

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