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September 27, 2016 9:17 AM Android + Chrome OS = Andromeda! And It's Launching On Oct 4

Looks like Google WILL be merging Android and ChromeOS into one MEGA platform, after all that Google is set to merge the two operating systems by 2017. As the WSJ reported: “Alphabet Inc. ’s Google plans to fold its Chrome operating system for personal computers into its Android mobile operating system, according to people familiar with the matter, a sign of the growing 34

September 14, 2016 11:33 AM What it feels like to sit behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber

About 20 minutes into my ride in a self-driving Uber, I got a nonchalant offer: Did I want to sit behind the wheel? I'd already seen our Ford Fusion get cut off. And then there was the flatbed that veered into our lane, forcing my cautious test driver to take control and steer us to safety. We'd navigated around impatient pedestrians, cyclists and unmarked 14

September 14, 2016 12:22 AM A day after stealing HP away from Salesforce, Microsoft's cloud chief calls it a 'takeout'

"HP is a very large Salesforce shop — or they were until yesterday...It was a Salesforce takeout. HP Inc. is planning a massive migration and a big bet on Dynamics. It’s one of the more public (wins) we’ve had," Guthrie said at the Deutsche Bank technology conference on Tuesday. It was a Salesforce takeout. HP Inc. is planning a massive migration and a big bet on Dynamics 11

September 13, 2016 5:24 PM Why We Keep Using Lithium Ion Batteries, Even Though They Tend to Explode

And the future may be, too, if we don’t change things. Samsung’s massive global recall of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone has once again focused attention on the hazards of lithium ion batteries—specifically, the hazards of lithium ion batteries exploding. Samsung first announced the recall on Sept. 2, and just a week later it took the extraordinary step of asking 10

September 9, 2016 8:57 AM IMANI analysis: Bawumia’s clever exaggerations and valid critiques on economy

Friday 9th September , 2016 8:54 am The New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) running mate, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, on Thursday, September 8, delivered a lecture on the state of Ghana’s economy under the theme, “The state of the Ghanaian economy – A foundation of concrete or straw.” Dr. Bawumia advanced points on Ghana’s bailout programme with the International 32

September 8, 2016 2:27 PM Google to buy software developer Apigee in $625 million deal

Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Google is acquiring software developer Apigee Corp (APIC.O) in a deal valued at about $625 million, as it strengthens its cloud business. San Jose-based Apigee's software helps a company's backend services interact with mobile and web-based apps used by customers and partners. "Companies are moving beyond the traditional ways of communicating 3

August 30, 2016 1:55 PM Intel's new Kaby Lake chips for PC: Here's the company's vision

The Kaby Lake chips, targeted at PCs, could also be used in VR and AR headsets New chips can be a reason to upgrade PCs. But does Intel's latest 7th Generation Core chip, code-named Kaby Lake, have enough bite to trigger replacements of old PCs? Intel hopes so. The company is framing Kaby Lake PCs as go-to devices for productivity, virtual reality, and 4K gaming 76

August 18, 2016 8:56 AM Intel unveils wireless 'Project Alloy' VR headset

New 'merged reality' device offers 6 degrees of untethered movement Intel has unveiled a new, fully wireless virtual reality headset, dubbed 'Project Alloy'. Revealed by CEO Brian Krzanich at the Intel Developer Forum in Sans Francisco, the new headset is part of the company's 'merged reality' platform, which Intel claims is the future of VR. “Traditional 10

August 5, 2016 10:10 AM Windows 10 release date, features, devices and free upgrade: Next Windows 10 update not until 2017

Microsoft won't follow up the Windows 10 Anniversary Update until next year, the company has said Windows 10 launched globally on 29 July 2015, with Windows 7, 8, and 8.1 users, as well as Windows Insiders, all starting to receive their free upgrade to the new OS. Here's our round-up of everything you need to know about Windows 10. 05/08/2016: The Anniversary 114

August 1, 2016 4:16 PM Windows 10 Anniversary Update is a no brainer install

Windows 10 is the best Windows in a decade, so it stands to reason that Windows 10 Anniversary Update would, barring any insane feature or design revisions, be pretty darn good, too. The smooth transition and incremental update of Windows 10 Anniversary Update helps one forget Microsoft’s Windows 8 mistake and imagine that we simply went from the still-popular 47