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TechNN Archive: Monday, September 2, 2019


Computer Industry
  • "Wintel developing standards for dual-screen notebooks, paving way for foldable-screen models: Intel and Microsoft have recently started establishing standards for dual-screen notebooks and are looking to extend the concept to cover foldable-screen notebooks, according to sources from the notebook upstream supply chain." DigiTimes [Subscription Required for Full Article] 8:02 AM
  • "Microsoft and Intel reportedly setting standards for folding screen laptops" MSPoweruser 8:46 AM
  • "Intel Launches Integer 'Retro' Scaling For Ice Lake Gen11 GPUs, Get The Driver Here" HotHardware 3:52 PM
  • "Intel's LGA4189-4 and LGA4189-5 for Cooper Lake & Ice Lake CPUs Now Available" AnandTech 10:09 AM
  • "Why Ingram Micro Is Getting Behind Microsoft HoloLens 2" CRN 8:46 AM
  • "History of Microsoft: Timeline and Facts/Facebook didn't invent the debate over technology. No, that started back in 1994 with a little company called Microsoft." TheStreet 7:54 AM
  • "Flash is being phased out of Microsoft Edge" TechRadar UK 3:51 PM
  • "AMD Is Now Selling More GPUs Than Nvidia" Fossbytes 8:21 AM
  • "AMD Ryzen 3000 Zen 2 CPU Survey Suggests Many Chips Are Not Reaching Top Boost Speeds" HotHardware 3:52 PM
  • "Less than 6% of AMD Ryzen 9 3900X CPUs capable of advertised 4.6GHz boost" PCGamesN 8:20 AM
  • "AMD continues to dominate with its Ryzen 5 3600 close to equalling Intel's entire CPU sales" TechRadar UK 8:21 AM
  • "AMD Radeon Graphics Cards Take Away Major AIB Market Share From NVIDIA GeForce In Q2 2019 – 10% Share Gain In A Single Quarter" WCCFTech 8:23 AM
  • "Antonio Neri and Hewlett Packard Enterprise's cultural revolution/Exclusive: Neri tells Ars about the leap HPE is making—and why not everyone will make it." Ars Technica 7:54 AM
  • "Cisco releases guides for incident responders handling hacked Cisco gear: Forensic investigation guides available for Cisco ASA, IOS, IOS XE, and FTD gear." ZDNet 7:26 AM
  • "Cisco targets 25 SMBs a day in India to go digital: With India being home to over 63 million small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), networking giant Cisco has set the target of having conversations with 25 SMBs everyday in a bid to help them go digital, a top company executive has said." The Economic Times 8:10 AM
General Interest
  • "New OnePlus 7T leak shows off cheaper model's redesign once again" BGR 5:20 PM
  • "Sony Mobile division in Sweden will close as part of corporate restructuring" Android Police 4:01 PM
  • "Huawei Watch GT 2 leaks in press images w/ modest upgrades, slimmer design" 9to5Google 10:10 AM
  • "Facebook is thinking about hiding like counts, too" The Verge 10:40 AM
  • "Huawei Watch GT 2 leaks in press images w/ modest upgrades, slimmer design" 9to5Google 10:10 AM
  • "Now Facebook says it may remove Like counts" TechCrunch 10:09 AM
  • "Carmack predicts 'we'll see a couple more node shrinks' but that's it for CPU silicon" PCGamesN 8:23 AM
  • "YouTube changes community translation system to contain trolls" The Verge 3:46 PM
  • "YouTube's radicalizing Alt-right trolls and Facebook's recruiting new language boffins" The Register 8:02 AM
  • "Amazon found selling unlicensed cell signal boosters: Some of them can cause genuine trouble for cell networks." Engadget 7:54 AM
  • "Chinese face-swapping app goes viral, sparks privacy concerns" Reuters 7:26 AM
Press Releases
  • "Dark mode is coming to Microsoft 365 − starting with your Outlook inbox" TrustedReviews 3:51 PM
  • "How to exclude an app from Exploit Protection on Windows 10" AddictiveTips 3:49 PM
  • "Call Windows 10 anything you like – Microsoft seems to" The Register 8:46 AM
  • "Microsoft Surface Centaurus Patents Show 360-Degree Display" WinBuzzer 8:45 AM
  • "Microsoft will die on Windows 10's new Edge in line with Google Chrome" ZDNet 7:26 AM
  • "Windows 10 CPU spikes? 1903 update brings fixes but also high usage issues" ZDNet 7:25 AM
  • "The Xbox Bodywash Is On Sale: Smell like Xbox, cheaper than ever." GameSpot 8:42 PM
  • "Europe should ignore 'treacherous promises' of Facebook's Libra currency: ECB's Mersch/Facebook announced Libra — a new digital coin backed by four official currencies and available to billions of social network users around the world — earlier this year" Reuters 7:07 PM
  • "FCC helping wireless carriers prepare for Hurricane Dorian" CNET 3:49 PM
  • "FTC to fine Google up to $200 million over kids' privacy problems on YouTube" Android Police 3:42 PM
  • "U.S.'s Pence signs 5G security declaration with Poland" Reuters 8:04 AM
  • "US, Poland sign joint document on 5G technology cooperation" Associated Press 8:04 AM
  • "Intel NUC: A Little Forward Momentum" Thurrott 8:28 PM
  • "Gigabyte RTX 2070 Super Gaming OC Review" MMORPG 4:03 PM
  • "Dell XPS 15 7590 review: The OLED screen is the star Review" ZDNet 3:26 PM
  • "I refuse to buy another flagship without a 90Hz or faster refresh rate" Android Central 12:46 PM
  • "How the Twitter Hack Could Affect Its Big Tech Peers" Market Realist 12:43 PM
  • "8 things I'd like to see in the OnePlus 7T Pro" Android Police 12:40 PM
  • "How Google Calendar is breaking hearts" Mashable 10:40 AM
  • "Ryzen Above: Best Memory Settings for AMD's 3000 CPUs, Tested" Tom's Hardware 8:23 AM
  • "HP Chromebook x360 First Impressions: Modern but seemingly pricey" Digit 8:16 AM
  • "HP Pavilion x360 14 review: A quality convertible PC available at a great price" Windows Central 8:16 AM
  • "First encounter: Ohio Challenger 2P (and its 4KB of RAM)/From the archives: Wait, I can write my own video games?!?!" Ars Technica 7:54 AM
  • "The Best Gaming Laptops For Every Kind of Player: We tested the latest and greatest gaming notebooks to sort the god-rolls from the vendor fodder." Wired [Free/Paid Registration Required] 7:44 AM
  • "How to Save Yourself From Notification Overload: You get too many rings and blips and squawks on your smartphone. Here's how to shut them up." Wired [Free/Paid Registration Required] 7:43 AM
  • "Governments Shut Down the Internet to Stifle Critics. Citizens Pay the PriceAn internet cafe in Harare, Zimbabwe, in January. The government recently shut down the internet in a crackdown on opposition demonstrations." New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 7:26 AM
  • "India's Oyo acquires Copenhagen-based data science firm Danamica for $10M" TechCrunch 8:08 AM
Tech Stocks
  • "U.S. stock futures weaken as tariffs go into effect: U.S. stock exchanges closed for Labor Day" MarketWatch 8:48 AM
  • "Dow Jones Futures Pare Losses; Beijing Vows To Support Growth After Trump Tariffs Escalate China Trade War" Investor's Business Daily 8:48 AM
  • "US-China tariffs hit: How global stocks are responding" FOXBusiness 8:48 AM
  • "Global Stocks Rise on Manufacturing Data: Data shows modest uptick in Europe's manufacturing sector; economic growth concerns remain" [Paid Membership Required] 8:48 AM
  • "European stocks nudge higher despite fresh U.S.-China tariffs coming into force" MarketWatch 8:47 AM

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InformationWeek (Checked 8:00 AM CST; no changes since Friday)
  • "Artificial Intuition Takes Pattern Recognition to a New Level"
  • "Moving AI Forward: Why You Need to Slow Down Now to Scale Later"
New York Times (Checked 8:00 AM CST; no changes since Friday)
  • "Cellphone Carriers Face $200 Million Fine for Not Protecting Location Data"
  • "The Capital That Ate Wellness Is Going to Eat Your Mushrooms"
PC Magazine (Checked 8:00 AM CST; no changes since Saturday)
  • "Resident Evil 3: The System Requirements Needed to Contain the Zombie Outbreak"
  • "Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Targeted by Activist Investor"
  • "YouTube TV Temporarily Restores Sinclair's Regional Sports Networks"
  • "Lady Gaga Shot 'Stupid Love' Music Video on iPhone 11 Pro"
  • "Surface Duo Release Might Happen Sooner Than You Think"
Reuters (Checked 8:00 AM CST; no changes since Saturday)
  • "South Korea's Samsung Electronics closes mobile device plant after coronavirus case confirmed: Yonhap"
  • "Toyota plans new $1.2 billion EV plant in Tianjin with FAW: document"
  • "Elliott targets Twitter, seeking CEO Dorsey's removal: sources"
ZDNet (Updated 8:00 AM CST)
  • "Verizon says it hates extra fees. Then I looked at a phone bill"

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