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Iljitsch van Beijnum / Ars Technica:
Large blocks of IPv4 addresses are no longer available in North America; organizations can either join the wait list or request smaller blocks   —  It's official: North America out of new IPv4 addresses  —  But the move to IPv6 picks up speed.  —  Remember how, a decade ago …
Jul 2, 2015, 10:10 PMIn context
Casey Johnston / Ars Technica:
While most crowdfunded hardware products ship months late due to logistics and manufacturing challenges, the instances of outright fraud are rare   —  Between Kickstarter's frauds and phenoms live long-delayed projects  —  Despite its complications, crowdsourcing enables diverse creators, outperforms VC funding.
Jun 29, 2015, 8:00 AMIn context
Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica:
Xiaomi Mi 4i review: great build quality and performance for $200, but KitKat-based MIUI skin feels dated, lacks many Lollipop features   —  Xiaomi Mi 4i review—The best specs for $200, but not the best software  —  A Snapdragon 615 and 3120 mAh battery are a steal, but the skin needs updating.
Jun 28, 2015, 6:30 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft Windows 10 upgrade: free for users with valid Windows 7 or 8 license, all Insider program members will continue to receive preview releases   —  Microsoft clarification kinda clears up free Windows 10 license confusion  —  It's free if you upgrade from Windows 7 or 8—or stay forever in preview.
Jun 22, 2015, 7:25 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft stealthily backs away from free Windows 10 promise   —  We thought this would happen.  —  On Friday, Microsoft described a way for anyone to get Windows 10 for free: activated, genuine, and updated forever.  We wrote at the time that we expected the company to do a volte-face and back away from this promise.
Jun 22, 2015, 10:15 AMIn context
Sebastian Anthony / Ars Technica:
How lithium-ion batteries, industrial design and Moore's law created modern laptops   —  The creation of the modern laptop  —  An in-depth look at lithium-ion batteries, industrial design, Moore's law, and more.  —  The world's first commercial laptop—though that is certainly stretching the term—was the Osborne 1.
Jun 21, 2015, 12:40 PMIn context
Sebastian Anthony / Ars Technica:
The Raspberry Pi finally has an official case, priced at just $9 (£6)   —  Three years later, but this Raspberry Pi 2 and Model B+ case is rather nice.  —  More than three years after launch, there is now an official Raspberry Pi case.  In keeping with Raspberry Pi's aspirational remit …
Jun 20, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
Oculus Rift and Touch hands-on: light, easy to wear, unobtrusive cable, audio similar to prototype, finger tracking unrefined, but shared play natural, engaging   —  Hands-on: Reaching out and touching someone with Oculus' Touch controllers  —  Plus, we give our first impressions of the finalized consumer Rift headset.
Jun 18, 2015, 12:25 AMIn context
Mark Walton / Ars Technica:
AMD unveils R9 Fury X for $649, Fury for $549, and Nano graphics cards based on Fiji chip, should be available this summer   —  AMD unveils R9 Fury X, Fury, and Nano graphics cards  —  Plus, a nutty dual-GPU Fury X PC called Project Quantum and rebranded 300-series .
Jun 17, 2015, 8:40 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
New Xbox One interface shown: Quicker, social, and Cortana-equipped   —  And far fewer tiles than before.  —  The Xbox One is getting a major update later this year that'll bring an all-new user interface to the console.  Microsoft gave a short preview of the new interface as part …
Jun 16, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context

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