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    Engadget: Apple finally reveals the new Mac Pro

    Yeah, that's because this new Mac Pro is using parts that aren't even on the market yet.
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    Engadget: Apple finally reveals the new Mac Pro

    *Sixty* Sixty thousand dollars, US. also, I am glad someone else thought it looked like a cheese grater :LOL:
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    Nvidia Files 3080, 4080, 5080 Trademarks - To Hinder AMD Navi Branding?

    if EU allows this, it would be one of the dumbest things to get trademarked in the history of dumb things that got trademarks.
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    Amazon Announces Plan to Fight Counterfeits

    If amazon keeps allowing counterfeits onto their store, this will affect their brand integrity and consequentially, it will mean less official sellers wanting to deal with amazon. A lot of startups have problems with how amazon endorses counterfeits of the startup's product that they sell...
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    Boeing 787-9 Twin Jet Dreamliner Hits Top Speed of 801 MPH

    AFIAK, It's not Mach-1, because it is a function of local flow velocity and local speed of sound. AFAIK, If it's a 230mph tailwind, that causes sound to travel faster in one direction than the other. Were a commercial jetliner actually to hit Mach-1, it would rip itself apart due to pressure...
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    Huawei is Allegedly Stealing Technology from Apple Suppliers

    Does Huawei know the definition of "laying low" until the heat settles...?
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    The Division 2 Ditching Steam Is "A Long-Term Positive," Says Ubisoft

    I don't think it was stream It's Uplay that ubisoft ties into steam, for a double login app service, that was frustrating and annoying. And it wasn't even steam that was annoying, it's about 99% Uplay's fault for being a trash app.
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    Visa, Mastercard Mull Increasing Fees for Processing Transactions

    I thought Amex already charged 4 or 5%, where as Visa and MC only charged 3% This also happens to be why a lot of smaller stores don't accept Amex
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    Tesla Owner Credits Autopilot Feature for Saving His Life

    I've seen enough of these videos where a normal driver will steer to avoid, over correct, lose control, spin and then crash into the barrier or spin off into the ditch. Where as the autopilot held pretty good. I also think most people claiming they can do better are full of it, because I don't...
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    Automation Will Change Every Job, but Only 25% Are on the Chopping Block

    I think it might be time to rethink why we work. Societies fall when they become unable to fix the problems they created by solving other problems that they created. If 25% of the workforce becomes unemployed, or "free", that is a large number of potential manpower to throw at problems to try...
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    CBS Offers "Star Trek: Discovery" Season 2 Premiere for Free on YouTube

    can't view it, because region locking :rolleyes: That's okay, I won't subscribe to CBS streaming anyways.
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    FDA Chief Threatens to Take E-cigarettes off the Market

    Oh look, another example of an unregulated market hard at work.
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    China Approves 84 New Games

    For one, I don't think products would increase 3-5 times. I think it would, at most, cost of products will increase 1.5 to 3 times. Second, If we had a bunch of manufacturing jobs, they would typically offer $25~45/hr, or 2 to 4 times minimum, depending on area. See, we used to live off of...
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    China Approves 84 New Games

    We wouldn't have to if... oh, IDK, corporations would stop moving manufacturing to China
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    LG Electronics Surprises Analysts with a 80% Drop in Q4 Operating Profits

    In fact, it's not just Samsung. Even Apple wasn't selling a lot of iPhones in 2018. 2018 was an incremental improvement over 2017 in terms of smartphone technology. Slighter more pixels, slightly better image quality, slightly better camera(s), removal of headphone jack, higher price, but...
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