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Look at Microsoft's Fancy Surface Studio All-in-One PC

Microsoft unveiled a new all-in-one touchscreen desktop computer at its media event in New York today. The Surface Studio is alarmingly thin and …

Gear & Gadgets

Microsoft announces Paint 3D, the biggest update ever to the classic app

Microsoft is releasing a revamped and modernized Paint app for Windows 10 that makes creating in 3D easy. The company announced the app at its keynote today where it stressed the future of creating in 3D. Users can take photos and turn portions of the photo into 3D objects, or turn a 2D doodle into …

Microsoft shows off a new $100 input method with the Surface Dial

Okay, this is cool. Microsoft kind of powered past the Surface Dial in all of the pomp and circumstance around the new Creators Update version of Windows 10 and the Surface Studio all in one, but the new wireless peripheral offers up some interesting new methods for interacting with the company …

Surface Book i7 adds speed and battery life to Microsoft's 2-in-1 laptop (hands-on)

If the performance-to-price ratio for Microsoft's hybrid laptop kept you from opening your wallet, the tech giant may have something that'll loosen the purse strings.<p>Microsoft's ultimate laptop is now even more ultimate.<p>Joining the all-new Surface Studio all-in-one and current Surface Pro 4, the …

Hands-on with Microsoft’s Surface Studio

We knew Microsoft was launching a new Surface device at today’s big Windows 10 event. And we had caught wind that the newest entry in the company’s in-house hybrid would be an all-in-one of some sort – something along the lines of a Windows version of the iMac. What we didn’t see coming, however, …

Microsoft's Surface Studio could change how you think about Windows

Can the desktop PC be more than spreadsheets and games?<p>Microsoft’s biggest product announcement at its Windows 10 event this morning was the Surface Studio, an all-in-one iMac-lookalike that breaks from tradition by folding down into a tilted canvas. It’s a gorgeous device, but its hallmark feature …

Microsoft Surface Dial takes a magical twist on the scroll wheel

Designed to work with Microsoft's latest Surface Studio all-in-one PC, the new rotary accessory brings a new level of creative control to virtual interaction.<p>Microsoft's new collapsible all-in-one desktop PC, the Surface Studio, is made for designers and optimized for the new "Creators Update" to …

Windows 10

The Surface Studio Story: How Microsoft Reimagined The Desktop PC For Creativity

A 28-inch screen, a very special hinge, and a new type of input device add up to an experience conceived with artists and designers in mind.<p>“Lean on it!”<p>Panos Panay, Microsoft’s hardware chief, is gesturing toward the company’s newest Surface device. Confused, I ask him what he means. “Lean on …

What's streaming on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu in September

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sure the weather is still nice, but with summer time winding down and kids heading back to school, it's time to catch up on your streaming entertainment.<p>September is bringing in a bumper crop of shows, movies, and documentaries on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, HBO Now and Acorn.<p>There's new …

First mammal species succumbs to climate change

Scientists from Australia’s University of Queensland and the Queensland government suspect the Bramble Cay melomys, a small rodent likely only found …

UPS Can Now Rush Deliver Your Package to More Places Than Ever - 177 Countries to be Exact - Small Business Trends

UPS (NYSE:UPS) has announced a major expansion of its UPS Worldwide Express that will see the world’s largest package delivery company provide …

Small Business

Petroleum exploration in Papua New Guinea

Cite/Export<p>Copy a citation<p><b>APA</b> (6th ed.)<p><b>Chicago</b> (Author-Date, 15th ed.)<p><b>Harvard</b> (18th ed.)<p><b>MLA</b> (7th ed.)<p><b>Turabian</b> (6th ed.)<p>Export a citation<p><b>Note:</b> …

Papua New Guinea

PNG hostage situation in popular resort town of Alotau a hoax, police say

Police in Papua New Guinea say a hostage situation that shut down a popular tourist town and left two women injured was actually a hoax.<p>Police …

Escape the City

Meet the priest who serves the most rural parts of Papua New Guinea

Kundiawa, Papua New Guinea, Dec 18, 2016 / 10:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In the deep Melanesian jungles, a native Papua New Guinea Catholic priest walks …

Papua New Guinea: O'Neill tells parliament to 'move on' after no-confidence vote fails

The prime minister of Papua New Guinea has welcomed the support of parliament after a failed vote of no confidence, calling for the government to “move on” after months of anti-corruption protests that turned deadly in recent weeks.<p>The PNG parliament voted 85 to 21 in favour of retaining Peter …

Papua New Guinea

6.3-magnitude earthquake hits off Papua New Guinea

SYDNEY: A strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea in the Admiralty Islands area early Tuesday (Jul 26), US geologists said, but …

Dragon Ants: Scientists Discover Ants That Look Like Khaleesi’s Dragons In ‘Game Of Thrones’

Scientists have discovered two new species of ants in the tropical rain forests of Papua New Guinea and Fiji, which they say bear striking similarity …

The woman who put men on the moon

This is the story of Margaret Hamilton, one of the world's first software engineers. Her team's code saved the Apollo 11 mission on July 20, 1969.

Apollo Missions

Genetically Engineered Bacteria Can Fight Liver Tumors

Tested On Liver Tumors<p>A team of scientists from the MIT and the University of California at San Diego (UCSD) are programming strains of bacteria to …

Immunotherapy

Women accuse the world's biggest gold mining company of ignoring rape complaints | VICE News

Six months after new allegations of rape and violence surfaced at a mine in Papua New Guinea, locals and human rights advocates are accusing the largest gold mining company in the world of using "delay tactics" to ignore their claims.<p>One woman alleged she was shot in the stomach with a rubber …

Report: EgyptAir jet broke up in midair after fire

The New York Times has cited anonymous Egyptian officials as saying the doomed jetliner disintegrated in the sky. Previous evidence has suggested …

California Governor Denies Parole for Manson Ex-Follower Leslie Van Houten

California Gov. Jerry Brown denied parole Friday for Leslie Van Houten, the youngest follower of murderous cult leader Charles Manson who is serving a life sentence for killing a wealthy grocer and his wife more than 40 years ago.<p>Brown overturned the recommendation of a parole board that found Van …

Syria: Clashes in Manbij after ISIL refuses rebel offer

Sporadic clashes between the Islamic Sate of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and US-backed fighters have erupted in the northern ISIL-held Syrian town of Manbij after the group ignored a 48-hour offer to withdraw from the besieged town without a fight, opposition activists and a Kurdish official …

Middle East

Police: Munich suspect was obsessed with mass shootings

MUNICH (AP) — The gunman whose rampage at a Munich mall left nine people dead was a depression-plagued teenager who avidly read books and articles …

Turkey will work with U.S. on Gulen extradition

WASHINGTON — Turkey's ambassador said Friday that his country will accept a U.S. offer to work with the State and Justice departments on an extradition request for a Turkish cleric living in Pennsylvania who Ankara accuses of orchestrating last week's failed coup.<p>“Of course that’s going to happen,” …

Hillary Clinton selects Tim Kaine as her running mate

<b>Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has selected Tim Kaine, a centrist senator from Virginia, as her running mate.</b><p>Mrs Clinton broke the news in a tweet late on Friday. She plans a formal announcement on Saturday.<p>Mrs Clinton passed over more left-leaning candidates in favour of the …

Covert photos taken of women on beaches, public transport and elsewhere in public have been shared to two hashtags, one since 2012 with Twitter under pressure to act<p>Thousands of women have had intrusive photographs, taken of themselves without their knowledge, circulated on Twitter for years.<p>Covert …

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