Microsoft’s 15-inch Surface Book 2 comes to 17 new countries

The 15-inch model is particularly interesting as a graphics and gaming unit, since it comes with a nicely powerful NVIDIA GTX 1060 graphics card (the 13-incher has NVIDIA GTX 1050 graphics)…. Read this article: Microsoft’s 15-inch Surface Book 2 comes to 17 new...

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Siri’s news bulletin feature goes live in the UK and Australia

As Apple prepares Siri for life inside its HomePod smart speaker, it first added the news briefing feature to the beta version of iOS 11.2.5 — limiting it to the States at that point, too, where… Read the original here: Siri’s news bulletin feature goes live in the UK and...

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Google opens an office in China’s Silicon Valley

As TechCrunch explains, Google Shenzhen is currently based out of a serviced office block, and will start out as little more than a glorified employee co-working space. An internal email, obtained… Continued here: Google opens an office in China’s Silicon...

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Video offers peek at ultra-wide Large Synoptic Survey Telescope

As far as the LSST has come, it has a long way to go. It won’t see engineering first light (that is, first actual use) until 2019, and its 10-year survey won’t start until January 2022. This is… Read more from the original source: Video offers peek at ultra-wide Large Synoptic Survey...

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Bitcoin tumbles below $10,000, half of its peak value

Analysts, and nearly everyone else with common sense, have been expecting a correction. “The market was very overheated and had significantly dislocated from trend,” CryptoCompare’s Charles Hayter… Visit link: Bitcoin tumbles below $10,000, half of its peak...

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