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MacBook Pro Update: Has Apple’s High-End Notebook Been Delayed Until 2017?

People have been patiently awaiting a major upgrade for the MacBook Pro since 2013. Now, there are some people who are fearing that Apple’s latest notebook may not arrive until 2017. This is because it is rumored that Apple wants to use the latest Intel Kaby Lake processors, which won’t be widely available until the very end of 2016. However, ...

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Mysterious piece of tree trunk has been floating UPRIGHT for 100 years in Oregon

30ft long tree in Oregon believed to be dislodged in a landslide years ago But no one is able to explain how The Old Man of the Lake is still floating Legend has it that the much-revered log even controls the weather By Harriet Mallinson For Mailonline Published: 10:11 EST, 9 September 2016 | Updated: 06:26 EST, 10 September 2016 The 30ft long piece ...

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This is the feel-good overclocking manga you’ve been waiting for

We’ve been waiting for a feel-good story about competitive overclocking for a while. Officially known as 87 Clockers, it’s the story of a talented violinist named Kanade Ichinose who falls into the high-stakes world of overclocking, drawn by the promise of fast women and faster processor speeds. It’s basically The Fast and the Furious for desktop hardware, especially once you ...

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GMO apples that don’t brown so quickly have been approved by the USDA

The US Department of Agriculture has decided to deregulate two new apple varieties genetically engineered to resist browning, The New York Times reports. That means the apples, which will be marketed as Arctic Granny and Arctic Golden, are approved for commercial planting. Continue reading… The Verge – All Posts

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Christian Bale’s Batman is the Steve Jobs performance we’ve been waiting for

For all his brilliance, Steve Jobs was a notoriously intense man — some would say even a huge jerk. He reportedly bullied and belittled others when they failed to meet his high standards. He went beyond the reach of the law in order to achieve his own goals, believing, according to one person, that “normal rules didn’t apply to him.” He ...

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Patients Have Been ‘Waking Up’ During Surgery, Surprisingly Pain Isn’t The Worst Part Of The Experience

Surgeries can be a pretty nightmarish experience. The mere thought of being cut open and operated by a surgeon is enough for most people to cower in fear and seek alternative treatment methods. Now imagine “waking up” while a surgeon operates on you. Though it sounds horrific, the biggest-ever study of this phenomenon is shedding light on what such an ...

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Has North Korea’s Kim Jong Un been deposed?

Gabrielle LevyPYONGYANG, North Korea, Oct. 6 (UPI) — Rumors that North Korea’s Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un has been deposed have heightened in intensity following a surprise delegation to the South. Top News – UPI.com

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Mayor Bloomberg has been a major cultural booster for the city

It feels like ancient history: A new mayor sworn in three months after 9/11 with the city’s cultural fabric fraying, its tourists jittery if they visited at all, its museums losing funding and its streets and soundstages home to only seven television productions. Twelve years later, the cultural life of New York City is as vibrant as it has been ...

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Paul Walker Death — Porsche’s Been Sued Before Over Deadly Carrera GT

Exclusive Paul Walker wasn’t the first to allegedly experience mechanical issues inside a Porsche Carrera GT — TMZ has learned, the car company was sued over a deadly 2005 crash involving the same vehicle … and it paid dearly in a massive settlement. According to the lawsuit, two men (a driver and his passenger) were killed on a California race ...

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