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<b>Linux CPU</b><p><b>Linux GPU</b><p><b>Mac OS CPU</b><p><b>Windows CPU</b><p><b>Android</b><p><b>TensorFlow</b> is an open source software library for numerical computation using data flow graphs. The …

Windows 10 update shuts down live stream of pro gamer

It was only last week that a weather reporter on KCCI was rudely interrupted live on air by a prompt to upgrade Windows to a newer version of the OS, and now a pro gamer’s live stream has fallen victim to Microsoft’s perpetually annoying updates.<p>Erik Flom was broadcasting his gaming session to his …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens falls $7.9m short of world record opening

JJ Abrams’s space opera scores $517m, against Jurassic World’s $524.9m, after failing to secure a release in China until 9 January<p>Disney’s failure to secure a timely release for Star Wars: The Force Awakens in China saw the latest instalment of the space saga fall just short of Jurassic World’s …

Movies

How to force Windows to start downloading the Windows 10 update files

Windows 10 is here! Well, it’s here for a lot of people, but many of us still cannot download it until Microsoft says it’s OK (unless you want to do it manually).<p>Windows 10<p>Review<br>• Microsoft Edge will kill IE<br>• Cortana has arrived<br>• What gamers can expect<p>You see, Microsoft plans to release Windows 10 in …

Windows 10

The 7 things nobody tells you about being an entrepreneur

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>entrepreneur.</i><i>com</i><i>.</i><p>By Sarah Vermunt, Entrepreneur<p>There’s no …

Entrepreneurship

Texting this phone number will get you 'anything you want as long as it's not illegal'

What if you could text a number and get anything you want?<p>That's the ambitious goal of a new startup called Magic, a text-messaging-based concierge service that promises to pull strings, place orders, and schedule deliveries all so you don't have to.<p>Magic doesn't have a dedicated app. It instead …

Apps

So this is what the new Mercedes self-driving concept car looks like (via @Gizmodo) #CES http://t.co/G5HFeq68mU

Portable USB Beverage Fridge

With the USB Mini Fridge you can keep a cool beverage ready to drink at all times! The personal USB Fridgerator holds a single 12 ounce can which is illuminated from the blue LED inside the fridge.<p>Its built-in cooling plate quickly drops to its lowest operating temperature within five minutes after being plugged in. The USB Mini Fridge can be used in your cubicle, home office, bedroom or garage!<p>It works with any computer operating system and does not requires batteries. Simply plug the USB port …

Richard Branson's wildly ambitious plan to explore the world's deepest oceans is put on ice

Virgin Oceanic quietly put out to pasture<p>Sir Richard Branson's lofty ambitions to explore the limits of Earth — in both directions — have been put on ice. After Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo crashed during testing earlier this year, company representatives have confirmed that Virgin Oceanic's goal …

Why your Uber driver hates Uber

<i>Uber has a public relations disaster on its hands this week. There’s nothing like threatening to dig up dirt on journalists to piss off, well, journalists.</i><p><i>But there’s another disgruntled group related to Uber: the drivers themselves. Quartz spent some time on Nov. 19 riding around with one to</i> …

Uber

This Muslim Woman Actually Received A Text From Someone Asking For ISIS Halloween Costume Help

It should come as no surprise that people are dressing up in ISIS costumes for Halloween, with offensive costumes ranging from "sexy Ebola" to "Ray Rice" already cropping up in social media.<p>For Arhama, a recent college graduate who asked that her last name not be included in this article, the …

'Game of Thrones' stars sign for seventh season

Stars get big raises, HBO gets more episodes<p>It looks like HBO wants a seventh season of <i>Game of Thrones</i>. The series has already been ordered through its sixth season, and now <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> says that HBO has reworked its stars' contracts to make sure that they'll all be onboard should it …

Tim Cook: I'm proud to be gay

In an editorial at <i>Bloomberg Businessweek</i> today, Apple CEO Tim Cook reveals he's proud to be gay. "So let me be clear: I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me." Cook explains that "plenty" of Apple employees know he’s gay and "it doesn’t seem to make a …

Motorola is now part of Lenovo

Hello, Lenovo<p>Motorola Mobility officially becomes part of Lenovo today. Lenovo’s acquisition was announced back in February for $2.91 billion, and today marks the finalization of the deal. Motorola is now "a Lenovo company," but the brand will remain as a subsidiary of Lenovo, headquartered in …

Flipboard debuts a big redesign and The Daily Edition, a morning news section

With a fresh coat of paint and a handful of new features, Flipboard targets competitors big and small<p>Finding the right news to read is hard. That’s why hundreds of companies have jumped into the game offering different takes on what you might want to read, and why you might want to read it. Some …

Anna Cardwell Speaks Out About Mama June's Alleged Relationship With The Man Who Molested Her

Amid reports that her mother, June "Mama June" Shannon, is dating the man who was convicted of molesting her when she was 8 years old, Anna Cardwell is letting her voice be heard.<p>The former "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" star, now 20 and married with a 2-year-old daughter, broke her silence last week …

Her House of Cards

How did a 26-year-old cocktail waitress end up running a private weekly poker game for some of Hollywood’s highest rollers, including the likes of Leo, Ben, and Tobey? In an adaptation from her new memoir, Molly Bloom, who has since gained notoriety as “the Poker Princess,” recalls her lucky break, …

Can Mozilla build a better Chromecast using Firefox OS?

According to reports, Mozilla’s mobile-centric Firefox OS has been put to use on a new streaming stick that will directly compete with, and even take over aspects of, Google’s Chromecast.<p>Google gave users a knockout device in the $35 Chromecast media streaming dongle. The idea behind both devices …

Software

Why Twitch could be the best $1 billion Google ever spends

Forget search, Google wants to monopolize your online video<p>My Juggernaut was surrounded by enemies on all sides. In dire straits after losing most of his allies, he was being targeted for a Walrus Punch to complete the kill. But then I Omnislashed. Two dead enemies later, my digital hero was …

Can the Surface Pro 3 steal the MacBook Air’s crown?

Microsoft is hoping that the bigger they are, the harder they fall<p>"I am sure, Satya. I am sure that is the tablet that can replace the laptop."<p>Microsoft corporate vice president Panos Panay ended his marathon unveiling of the Surface Pro 3 by addressing his CEO, Satya Nadella. It seemed as if he …

Surface Pro 3: all the news from Microsoft's third try at tablets

Contributors:<p>Share Tweet<p><b>Share</b> Surface Pro 3: all the news from Microsoft's third try at tablets<p>share tweet Linkedin Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email<p>Microsoft is hoping that the third time is the charm for its line of Surface tablets, following two poorly-selling earlier devices. The new Surface Pro 3 …

Samsung's Tizen to play well with Android apps... for a while

It may take Samsung some time before they can offer users a wide range of apps and services via Tizen. They may have a solution for this, though.<p>The latest rumors claim Sammy is in negotiations with two companies, one in Korea and one in the USA, to develop a virtual machine that would allow Tizen …

Apps

Drift Theory: Razor's Crazy Cart is the Best $400 Emetic Around – Feature

Kids aren’t into cars, you say? Look at the sales of the latest Gran Turismo or Forza video games, or the number of hits on any Ken Block gymkhana video. They’re into cars, all right; they’re just ­getting their kicks from the couch. But how to instill an appreciation for the visceral world over …

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10 Amazing Ways People Are Using The Oculus Rift Today

Now, two years and a $2 billion acquisition later, the device is being used for much more than video games.<p>The Oculus Rift, created by Oculus VR, is a virtual reality 3-D headset that uses 360-degree head tracking to make it feel like you're inside a different world.<p>For example, looking to the left …

Virtual Reality