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AMD wants its new Polaris GPUs to dazzle gamblers in Las Vegas using electronic devices.
Qualcomm, meanwhile, wants its embedded Snapdragon chips to be installed in robots, drones, and smart devices used in homes and for commercial applications.[ Read the InfoWorld reviews: Amazon eases developers into IoT. | Azure brings IoT to .Net developers. | Stay up on cloud happenings with InfoWorld's Cloud Computing newsletter. ]
For both chipmakers, the internet of things market is becoming too big to ignore. The companies this week announced CPUs and GPUs adapted from PCs and mobile devices for use in IoT devices.
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Go ahead and take a ballot selfie — it's now legal in NH
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If you want to snap a photo of your New Hampshire ballot and share it online, go ahead: a court has ruled that you can. A federal appeals court in Boston has affirmed a lower court's decision to strike down a 2014 law that banned New Hampshire voters ...
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OPEC reaches first deal to cut oil output since 2008 - sources
Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh talks to reporters during the 15th International Energy Forum Ministerial (IEF15) in Algiers, Algeria September 27, 2016. REUTERS/Ramzi Boudina. 9/9. left. right. Participants attend the end session of the 15th ...
OPEC Agrees on Need to Cut Oil OutputWall Street Journal
This OPEC deal shows that Saudi Arabia's oil strategy has 'backfired on them'CNBC
OPEC Meets to Discuss First Oil-Output Curbs in Two YearsBloomberg
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PHOTOS: Typhoon Megi Slams Into Taiwan And Southeast China
In the past two days, Typhoon Megi has pounded Taiwan and the coast of southeast China and forced tens of thousands of people to evacuate amid rising floodwaters. At least four people died in Taiwan, as the storm blasted across the island en route to ...
15 rescued, 26 still missing in landslide in ChinaBusiness Standard
South Australian storms leave devastation in their wake – videoThe Guardian
Over Two Dozen Missing as Major Landslide Strikes Eastern Chinese VillageSputnik International
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At least 3 wounded in shooting at South Carolina elementary school
DEVELOPING: At least three people were wounded in a shooting Wednesday at a South Carolina elementary school. Anderson County deputies said a teenage suspect was taken into custody after a shooting at Townville Elementary School, according to the ...
Sheriff's Office: Shooting reported at South Carolina elementary schoolTulsa World
Shooting reported at South Carolina elementary schoolAtlanta Journal Constitution
One in custody, three hurt at elementary school shootingGreenville News
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In wake of bombing, New Yorkers are increasingly seeing threats in the trash left on the streets - Los Angeles Times
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In wake of bombing, New Yorkers are increasingly seeing threats in the trash left on the streets
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One of the suspicious objects turned out to be a typewriter. Another was a bundle of cardboard tubes from rolls of paper towels. There was a battery charger. A discarded modem. A stool. An empty suitcase. Then there was the strange object found on 27th ...
FBI: 2 men in NYC bomb video ID'd, not considered suspectsUSA TODAY
New York City bombing: Two men who took suitcase likely identified, sources tell CBS NewsCBS News
NYC Bomb Investigation: FBI IDs Men With Suitcase, Officials SayABC News
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Michelle Obama goes off on Donald Trump
New York (CNN) First Lady Michelle Obama tore into Donald Trump Wednesday, telling Hillary Clinton supporters, "We need an adult in the White House." "When making life-or-death, war-or-peace decisions, a president can't just pop off or lash out ...
FLOTUS: Trump's Birther Claims Can't Be Swept Under RugNBCNews.com
Michelle Obama pitches Clinton: 'It's not about voting for the perfect candidate'Politico
Michelle Obama On Trump's Temperament: 'We Need An Adult In The White House'Huffington Post
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Congress poised to override Obama's veto of 9/11 bill
The Senate on Wednesday voted to override President Obama's veto of legislation that would allow 9/11 victims' families to sue the Saudi Arabian government over its alleged support for the terrorists who carried out the attacks. The vote was 97 to 1.
Senate Votes To Override Obama's Veto On Sept. 11 Lawsuit BillNPR
In a first, Senate rebukes Obama with veto override of 9/11 billLos Angeles Times
Senate overrides Obama 9/11 veto in overwhelming voteThe Hill
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I Guess We Need To Talk About Pepe The Frog
Et tu, Pepe? Pepe the Frog — a multivalent green cartoon used in Internet culture as a vehicle for a wide range of emotions and ideas — has over recent months become particularly associated with racism, anti-Semitism and the alt-right. And on Tuesday ...
Southern Poverty Law Center Says Pepe the Frog Meme Was 'Hijacked' by RacistsABC News
Pepe the Frog designated as hate symbolNew York Daily News
'Pepe the Frog' meme deemed a hate symbol by Anti-Defamation LeagueWashington Times
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Hard on the heels of the discovery of the largest known data breach in history, Cloudera and Intel on Wednesday announced that they've donated a new open source project to the Apache Software Foundation with a focus on using big data analytics and machine learning for cybersecurity.
Originally created by Intel and launched as the Open Network Insight (ONI) project in February, the effort is now called Apache Spot and has been accepted into the ASF Incubator.
Yellen Says Rate Hike Likely Appropriate This Year
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Wednesday that the central bank has no "fixed timetable" for raising interest rates but she believes the economy is ready for a rate hike by the end of the year. She said during an appearance before the House ...
Live video and blog of Fed's Janet Yellen testifying at House hearingMarketWatch (blog)
If The Fed Is 'Helping' The US Economy, Then It's By Definition Hurting ItForbes
Yellen: Banks 'well capitalized' despite challengesUSA TODAY
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