Monthly Archives: September 2014

Approved: Audi’s R10 Will Boast Nearly 1000 HP

According to a report in Germany’s Auto Motor & Sport, Audi has finally approved its high-performance, Le Mans-inspired hypercar for production. This car, which is already being dubbed the “Porsche 918 Spyder killer,” will reportedly feature a lightweight carbon-fiber monocoque … Continue reading

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Apple rumored to launch 27″ iMac with 5K Retina display at October media event

Apple’s big-screen iMac will get a doubled-resolution Retina display with a forthcoming update expected to be unveiled at the company’s anticipated October media event, a new report claims. iMac Citing an unnamed source, Jack March reported on Monday that only … Continue reading

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Apple takes press on tour of iPhone test facility to address ‘Bend-gate’ [updated with video]

Shortly after releasing a statement regarding iPhone 6 Plus bending issues, Apple on Thursday invited journalists to take a tour of its normally off-limits “torture test” building, where the latest models are exposed to a battery of durability assessments. Source: … Continue reading

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Adobe buys Aviary to bring photo editing to more mobile apps

The world of image editing has changed a lot in the past few years — you’re now about as likely to tweak a photo on your phone or tablet as you are on your PC. Adobe is clearly aware of … Continue reading

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Beleaguered Microsoft axes another 2,100 employees

“Microsoft has confirmed another 2,100 redundancies as part of a plan to cut 18,000 jobs, some 14% of its workforce,” BBC News reports. “The software giant said 747 jobs will go in the Seattle area, with the rest spread across … Continue reading

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NVIDIA’s latest GPU crams 4K images on 1080p displays

Back in February, NVIDIA trotted out the very first desktop GPUs to feature its new Maxwell architecture: the GeForce GTX 750 and 750i. These entry level cards were paragons of efficiency, but they were hardly strong examples of what the … Continue reading

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Android Browser flaw a “privacy disaster” for half of Android users

Android Browser flaw a “privacy disaster” for half of Android users Bug enables malicious sites to grab cookies, passwords from other sites. A bug quietly reported on September 1 appears to have grave implications for Android users. Android Browser, the … Continue reading

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