Michael Lowery

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Surfing dogs were definitely this weekend's best sports highlight

Dogs. On surfboards. Shredding.<p>Do you really need to hear more? Some of these rides were really bitchin'.<p>The seventh annual Surf City Surf Dog …

Nvidia launches Grid 2.0 virtual desktop technology with support for 128 users per server

Chipmaker Nvidia today announced the launch of Grid 2.0, the latest version of its desktop virtualization technology that companies can use to deploy graphics-heavy applications remotely to employees who are offsite.<p>Companies can buy servers packing Nvidia Grid boards and then use virtualization …

LG's new gadget lets you control home appliances remotely

LG has announced the SmartThinQ Sensor, a device that can monitor your home appliances and allow you to control them from anywhere with an app.<p>The company says its latest offering can sense vibration and temperature when attached to devices and beam those readings back to your phone.<p>For example, …

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 uses machine learning to fight malware

The trouble with security software is that it's always racing to catch up with new viruses and malware. They typically check against a database of known issues to protect you, which isn't very useful for brand spanking new attacks. Qualcomm is trying to fix that with its Smart Protect technology, …

HP told some employees to choose between becoming contractors with no benefits or being fired without severance

HP is lining up outside jobs for some of these workers that gets them off payroll but has them continuing to work on HP's projects or with HP's customers.<p>That's not a bad thing. Better another job than a pink slip, right?<p>But it's not 100% peachy for the workers, either, according to a person …

Win this Fallout 4 Xbox One custom console from Bethesda

Bethesda has announced a super-limited line of Fallout 4-themed Xbox One consoles that the publisher is giving away as part of PAX Prime, which enters its fourth and final day today, August 31.<p>The publisher is holding a sweeptstakes (more on how to win below) at the event where you can win one of …