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Microsoft and Xiaomi to collaborate on AI, cloud computing and hardware

After Microsoft signed a deal to test Windows 10 on Xiaomi devices in 2015 and then Xiaomi bought a trove of patents to help run other Microsoft services on its devices in 2016, today the two companies announced another chapter in its collaboration. Xiaomi and Microsoft have signed a Strategic Framework Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to [...]

Apple 13in MacBook Pro (2017) review: battery life to get through a working day

Using its quality, excellent keyboard and improved durability, this is among the best computers you can purchase but do it yourselfApples 13in MacBook Pro for 2017 presently has battery existence that suits the strength of the hardware and the good thing about the look, even if it's still very costly. Once the new, redesigned MacBook [...]

Trevor Paglen: art in the age of mass surveillance

The artist informs how his work supplies a map from the digital worlds hidden landscapes and forbidden placesTrevor Paglen describes themself like a landscape artist, but he's no John Constable. The landscapes Paglen frames include the foot of the sea and past the blurred edges from the Earths atmosphere. During the last 2 decades, the [...]

Microsoft launches Windows 10 on ARM, with HP and ASUS promising 20+ hours of battery life

Windows laptops and tablets have traditionally run on X86 processors from the likes of Intel and AMD. Microsoft experimented with using ARM-based processors when it launched the Surface RT and Windows RT in 2012 — and it cost the company dearly. The failure of the Surface RT was mostly due to software, though. The system [...]

Spotify and Tencent agree to swap stakes in their music businesses

Tencent’s overseas investment splurge continues after the company confirmed a deal with Spotify that will see the duo make investments in each other’s music businesses. Tencent Music Entertainment (TME), the Chinese firm’s subsidiary that manages its music streaming and karaoke services, will make an undisclosed minority investment in Spotify through new shares, while Spotify will [...]