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Google exec: ISIS must be driven from the open web

Share This article Google’s “head of ideas” Jared Cohen declared this week that ISIS must be driven from the so-called “open web,” and forced to rely on dark web services and the Tor network if the world is serious about ...

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ExtremeTechAdBlock blocked by ad industry, as tensions (and reality) set inET deals: Dell Latitude 15 3000 15.6-inch 1080p laptop for $ 702AMD quarterly results show improvement, Zen will address 80 percent of server marketReview: The Asus G751JY-DB72 is one heck ...

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Free Basics, net neutrality, and the problem with charity

Share This article The past year must have been discouraging for Mark Zuckerberg. The tech world’s favorite hoodie rack probably thought that when he announced Internet.org, Facebook’s joint venture to bring limited free internet access to developing areas, it would be welcomed ...

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EA’s Origin Access offers PC gamers unlimited access to select games

Share This article Electronic Arts, and by extension the Origin game service, is not particularly well-liked by gamers thanks to its heavy use of microtransactions and DLC packs. Perhaps it will earn some goodwill with a new service called Origin Access. ...

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NCAR to get new SGI supercomputer to sharpen climate change projections

Share This article Climate science will soon get a big boost from a new supercomputer. The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) will be working with the venerable SGI on a new system to develop more advanced climate and weather models. ...

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Prominent cracking group claims game piracy could be dead within two years

Share This article For as long as games have had copy protection, there have been ways to break said copy protection. In the earliest days of gaming, games often required you to enter a random word or sentence from the ...

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AMD’s next-generation Polaris GPU architecture unveiled

Share This article Over the past month, we’ve detailed the technology initiatives and projects that AMD’s Radeon Technology Group (RTG) revealed at its Sonoma, California retreat in early December. From improved monitors to its GPU Open initiative, AMD wants to ...

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ET deals: $10 online courses at Udemy

Share This article If you love to learn, check out today’s flash sale over at Udemy. Thousands of online courses are being discounted to just $ 10 a pop, so you can invest in numerous skills — even if you’re ...

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ET deals: Dell Optiplex 9020 Micro desktop PC for $782

Share This article Desktop PCs are a powerful and affordable computing solution for the office and at home, but the bulk and weight associated with traditional towers can be a real hassle. Whether you’re cramped in a cubicle, or looking ...

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Science fiction handwaving just got real with the world’s first biologically powered chip

Share This article Readers familiar with 3Jane, Moya, or Locutus of Borg may have wondered about the architectural implications of technology that bridges such disparate systems. How do you go from a biological organism, with its irregularity and its fluid ...

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