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May 3, 2017 3:58 PM Facebook Will Add 3,000 Monitors to Screen Offensive Content

“If we’re going to build a safe community, we need to respond quickly,” he wrote. “We’re working to make these videos easier to report so we can take the right action sooner — whether that’s responding quickly when someone needs help or taking a post down.” Mr. Zuckerberg also said that Facebook would make it easier for users and company employees to act on problems 38

April 22, 2017 10:02 AM How Google Earth helped Jane Goodall save a generation of chimpanzees

In the early 2000s, Jane Goodall and Lilian Pintea combed through Tanzania with Google Earth for the first time and were shocked to see the rate of deforestation affecting the area surrounding Gombe, home of the chimpanzees Goodall had so famously studied in the 1960s. If left unchecked, the deforestation would eventually destroy the habitat of the chimps 46

April 18, 2017 2:06 PM AMD launches three new graphics cards: RX 580, 570 and 560 revealed

AMD has unveiled a trio of new graphics cards based on refined versions of the Polaris GPUs used in last year's RX 400 series cards. The RX 580, 570 and 560 are each direct upgrades to the RX 480, 470 and 460 and bring with them improved clock speeds, lower power consumption for around the same price. If you're thinking about buying a 400-series card, think 29

April 17, 2017 11:33 AM Microsoft’s Project Scorpio picks up FreeSync, but VR support remains hazy

Last week we discussed the new Project Scorpio Xbox refresh, and what the enhanced gaming capabilities can do in terms of 4K and VR support. Now we’ve got some new information on what the developer kit hardware can do, but signs are mounting that VR capabilities may not be baked natively into the platform. A story by Gamasutra discusses details of the new hardware 27

April 12, 2017 1:02 PM Inside the next Xbox: Project Scorpio and its brand-new dev kit

Microsoft’s Xbox One turns four this year. Before the year is out, the company plans to provide its aging console with a beefier, more capable sibling: Project Scorpio. It’s been about a year since news of the company’s plans to breathe new life into the brand leaked, but Xbox chief Phil Spencer traces Scorpio’s roots back to 2014, shortly after he stepped 63

April 7, 2017 1:41 PM Here's What Would It Cost to Build a Gaming PC That Rivals the Xbox Scorpio

With Xbox Scorpio specifications revealed this week, it’s obvious that Microsoft wasn’t kidding when it claimed this would be the most powerful console ever. But pure specifications might not be good enough for Microsoft - and if you're interested in the muscle power of the system, then you could consider getting a PC that rivals - or flat out beats 51

April 5, 2017 7:07 AM Russia Blames Syria Gassing On Leak From Rebels’ Chemical Cache

Russian officials on Wednesday blamed the poisonous gas contamination that activists say killed at least 83 people — including 25 children — on a leak from a chemical weapons cache that had been hit by Syrian government air strikes. The U.S. has said the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was behind the incident, which relief agency UOSSM 17

April 3, 2017 11:10 PM 6.5 magnitude Botswana earthquake sends tremors through Zimbabwe

Most parts of the country were shaken for more than a minute by the tremor caused by the earthquake which struck the small town of Moijabana in Botswana at 7:40pm. There were no reports of any injuries or damage last night, and intensity estimates suggested very low risk of these, although the most severely affected parts of Zimbabwe were Bulilima, Lupane 34

March 29, 2017 1:06 PM Windows 10 Creators Update is quite a small major update

Arriving April 11, it's not that creative, but Windows 10 keeps getting better. The next big update to Windows 10 is nearly upon us: Windows 10 version 1703, known as the Creators Update, will be published to Windows Update next Patch Tuesday, on April 11th. The final build is—probably—15063. That build is already available to insiders and should soon become 83

March 29, 2017 10:19 AM Review: Windows 10 Creators Update is worth waiting for

In fact, wait as long as Microsoft will let you, since this is mostly a minor upgrade Windows 10 Creators Update is coming for you, and it will get you sooner or later. The question is whether to embrace Creators Update immediately or to wait a few months until the bugs get worked out—because, as we learned with Anniversary Update, there will be bugs. Many who rushed 45