Never mind the Mexicans - Trump should fear the Robots
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Economics experts warn


While the US government is making hay blaming foreigners for coming to the US and stealing jobs, it should be more worried about robots.

Boffins turn DNA into biocomputer
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Still can’t play counterstrike


A team of boffins has come up with a way of genetically engineering the DNA of mammalian cells to carry out complex computations and create biocomputers.

Intel 7560 CDMA support comes from Via
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Not the sharpest knife in the drawer

Intel XMM 7560 is, according to company representatives, coming at some point next year. Since this is the first time we’ve seen an Intel XMM product supporting CDMA, we started asking around where did the modem comes from. 

Why Qualcomm settled on the Snapdragon 835 name
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Sounds better than 830

Some might be interested how Qualcomm chose the name Snapdragon 835, especially as most people expected to see the Snapdragon 830 replacing last year’s champion, the Snapdragon 820.

TSMC plans 7 nm in 2018 with MediaTek
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Catching up, fingers crossed strategy

TSMC is currently manufacturing the MediaTek 10nm, deca core based Helio X30 and it looks like in 2018, TSMC might be ready for 7nm and twelve core SoCs from the same house. 

Nintendo Switch reviewed: the world's first hybrid gaming console
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Nintendo DS sticks around while flexible motion controls are in

Earlier this month, Nintendo introduced one of the most groundbreaking product designs it has put together since the Wii was released back in 2006. With a lightweight and fairly modern build quality, flexible controller options and a design reflective of a rather creative, non-OEM Shield tablet, the company has managed to outsell its competitors and rethink the boundaries of home and portable gaming.

Comcast plans streaming TV service for its own Internet customers
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Stream service becomes Xfinity Instant TV


A  report from Reuters shows that Comcast is gearing up to relaunch its IPTV streaming service under a new name that will be available to all Comcast internet subscribers across the US.

Tesla raises $1.2 billion in stock and debt for Model 3 production
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Federal tax rebates in some states will bring prices even lower

Tesla has announced that it is raising $1.2 billion to fuel its coming Model 3, an all-electric, entry-level sedan that is set to enter mass production later in July.

Google Home hoovers up 12 more smart home vendors
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Now works with sprinklers, locks, A/C, professional smart home systems

Google said  it is beginning to fulfill more potential in its voice-activated speaker and smart home platform - that's Google Home. This week, people will be able to control devices from 12 companies, marking the platform’s largest update since its launch in November.

Facebook imitates Snapchat
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All Facebook’s apps and acquisitions now have Stories feature

Today Facebook completed the launch of a feature named Stories that allows people to share videos and photographs at the top of their newsfeeds for 24 hours. After this period, Stories will disappear.