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The French Data Protection agency, CNIL, filed a formal complaint against Microsoft, accusing it of violating French and EU privacy laws due to its "excessive data collection" that's "not necessary for the operation of the services" in Windows 10.

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China prepares a new Internet policy that bans ad-blocking software and hardware, but the policy also comes with strict government regulation of advertisements.

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The Android team detailed how a new security feature (strictly enforced verified boot with forward error correction) will protect Android devices from boot-level malware.

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HelloVR announced MetaWorld, a VR social experience that encompasses a 10,000 square mile virtual environment that is open for you to explore fully. MetaWorld leverages Improbable’s SpatialOS to build its vast, persistent virtual world.

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Skype announced that it would end support for all Windows-based smartphones and older versions of Android.

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Google uses its DeepMind AI to cut the cooling bill of one of its data centers by 40 percent, proving its AI can show significant improvements in real-world applications as well.

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We are now collecting submissions for the best builds of 2016. Think you can pick PC parts better than anyone else? Come submit your builds now.

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Razer is one of the first companies to create an app that compliments Niantic's popular mobile game.

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Another Corsair PSU is in the lab, commanding our attention. We already reviewed the RM750x and RM550x, so we couldn't leave out the RM650x. It promises the same high performance as its siblings, along with super quiet operation.

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Nvidia fixed the problem preventing the GTX 1080 GPU Boost from kicking in, but some people are reporting that their GPU isn’t initializing the boost clock in Dirt Rally VR. If that’s happening to you, turn up your graphics settings.

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Seagate spins out the largest capacity HDD for several new segments, including desktop PCs. The company also offers an unheard-of five-year warranty period for the Desktop PC BarraCuda Pro models.

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Cyan's latest game was initially delayed to July 26, but the developers need more time to eliminate bugs.

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DreamWorks Animation and Digital Domain Holdings have pooled their expertise to bring some of the most memorable animated characters to virtual reality.

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Most of the content from the special PlayStation 4 version will also be available on PC and Xbox One.

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Nvidia officially released the GeForce GTX 1060 based on the GP106 GPU die, and OEMs are scrambling to get their custom versions of the GTX 1060 to market. MSI opted to create six of these GPUs with various thermal solutions and clock speeds.

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Pool Nation VR, a virtual reality billiards game for the HTC Vive, has received its first major update. The game now includes a full-featured dart game and air hockey tables.

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Biostar typically sticks to mid-range Nvidia GPUs such as the GeForce GTX 950. This time, however, the company has set its eyes on the high end with a new GeForce GTX 1080.

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AMD launched the Radeon RX 480 (AKA Polaris 10) at the end of June, but unlike the Nvidia offerings that each had numerous custom boards announced on day one, AMD’s latest GPU was released to the market as a reference design only.

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The Strix models were the only options Asus was talking about when it launched it's GTX 1080 and GTX 1070 cards. This time around Asus announced its full GTX 1060 lineup all at once.

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EVGA rolls out its GTX 1060 cards, and two of them include the new ACX 3.0 cooler.

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Google and a team of researchers from various universities managed to simulate the hydrogen molecule on a quantum computer for the first time.

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Nvidia lifted the veil of secrecy from its latest offering, the GTX 1060, and partners are revealing their cards. Gigabyte isn’t messing around with this launch; it is launching four 1060 models right out of the gate.

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Google released its latest transparency report covering the second half of 2015, and the government data requests it received have once again broken a new record, thanks to a 30 percent increase in the number of requests over the same period in 2014.

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Nvidia drives unprecedented efficiency into the mainstream with its Pascal-based GeForce GTX 1060, but can it compete with AMD's $200 Radeon RX 480?

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Thermaltake released the latest Toughpower DPS G RGB Gold series, which consists of three members featuring Gold efficiency, a fully modular cabling design and 100% Japanese capacitors along with a quiet (according to TT) RGB LED fan.

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