AMD wants to make your VR headset wireless
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Acquires Nitero millimeter wave company

You might seen we've writing about millimeter waves several times. and we usually attributed this term to 5G. AMD has just acquired Nitero, a millimeter wave company that wants to use this technology to cut the cord on your VR and AR headset. 

Symantec finds CIA fingerprints in hacks
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CIA hacking tool used 40 times

Security researcher Symantec said that a CIA hacking tool presumably exposed by the Russian secret service and given to Wikileaks has been used more than 40 times in different hacks.

AT&T to acquire Straight Path for $1.6 billion
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After the 5G, 24 GHz and 39 GHz bands

AT&T has announced a plan to spend $1.6 billion to Straight Path Communications in an all-stock deal aimed at bulking up the carrier’s portfolio of millimeter wave spectrum. As you can imagine, you will need these bands for the 5G millimeter waves. 

LeEco decides not to acquire Vizio
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Companies expected to maintain a collaborative relationship


In a matter proceeding from the result of “regulatory headwinds” by Chinese regulators, LeEco has announced that it no longer intends to buy Irvine-based Vizio.

Intel collaborates with Preferred Networks on deep learning
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Seeks boost in performance, development and affordability of AI products


Last week, Intel said that it would begin collaborating with Japan based Preferred Networks (PFN) on the development of a Python-based deep learning framework to boost the performance, development and affordability of AI applications on the market.

OLED-based smartphones to surpass LCD models in 2018
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OLED market share increases to 40 percent this year

Organic light emitting diode panels in the smartphone market are expected to surpass LCD panels by 2018, according to LG Display senior executives during a keynote speech at Finetech Japan 2017 last week.

Powercolor RX 580 Red Devil Golden Sample spotted
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With a beefier 2.5-slot cooler

We have already seen a teaser of what was believed to Powercolor's upcoming RX 580 Red Devil graphics and today we have some fresh pictures revealing a few more details.

Tame Apple press man retires
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Mossberg retires


The fruity cargo-cult Apple has lost one its key salesmen most favourable journalists after Walt Mossberg announced he is retiring in June.

Google acussed of "extreme sexual discrimination"
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Does evil to its own staff


The US Department of Labour says that Google has systemically failed to pay women as well as men.

Hacker who never hacked anyone is arrested
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FBI settles for face saving arrest


What do you do if hackers lift a software tool without paying for it and use it to bring down the internet?