EU sues Ireland over Apple tax pact
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Ireland ignored Apple's $15.3 billion owed tax

Ireland's relationship with Apple was so cosy it allowed Jobs' Mob to avoid paying more than $15.3 billion in tax, according to the European Commission.

Google and Facebook AI drive fear and loathing in Las Vegas
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Fake news, conspiracy theories, Muslim invasions all reported as fact

The first serious test of Google and Facebook at handling fake news failed dismally as the pair crashed and burned during the Las Vegas shooting.

Fully driverless cars only a few months away
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Tested in Phoenix area

Completely driverless cars could be tested in the Phoenix area by the end of the year.

Anti-neutrality campaign was mostly carried out by bots
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FCC fooled by Big Content and conservative pressure groups

One of the main justifications that the US FCC has for undermining net neutrality laws was that the changes had a surprising amount of public support.

Intel's Paul Otellini snuffs it
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Died in his sleep

The tech world has been surprised by the shock death of Paul Otellini, Intel's previous CEO, who died in his sleep on Monday. He was 66.

AMD brags about Forza Motorsport 7 optimizations
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Radeon Software 17.9.3 driver offers 4K 60FPS on RX 580

After an initial report that AMD Radeon series graphics cards, especially the RX Vega series, are offering great performance in Forza Motorsport 7 game, AMD has now officially started to brag about it, saying that it offers 4K 60FPS gameplay on RX 580 graphics card.

AMD announces Embedded Radeon E9170 series
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Based on Polaris GPU

AMD said its newest Embedded Radeon E9170 series GPUs  will be based on the well-known Polaris GPU and come in multiple form factors aimed at embedded applications.

Western Digital shows off 14TB enterprise drives
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Bigger is better

An MTBF of 2.5 million hours and a  five year warranty enterprise is driving heads to OEMs

TSMC builds 3nm Fab in Taiwan
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Not the US

As we predicted,TSMC will build the 'world's first' semiconductor plant to support the creation of 3nm node silicon chips in Taiwan.

Nvidia recruits Gigabyte and Leadtek for AI alliance
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Glorious coalition

Nvidia has recruited Gigabyte and Leadtek Research into a glorious AI alliance.