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Can we finally admit that Kinect is dead?

When Microsoft announced the Xbox One S earlier this week, it ticked off a laundry list of characteristics: Blu-ray UHD support, 4K video playback, High Dynamic Range (HDR) displays, even a significant uptick in available internal storage. The one thing ...

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Steam machine sales are abysmal, SteamOS may be dead in the water

Yesterday, Valve announced that it has shipped more than 500,000 Steam controllers since unveiling them in November. While that number sounds initially impressive for a brand new console and operating system, a closer analysis reveals it’s actually pretty bad. Said analysis ...

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Is Intel’s Core M processor family dead?

Back in early 2014, Intel promised that the upcoming low-power implementation of Broadwell (Broadwell Y) would revolutionize what OEMs thought was possible with Intel x86 hardware. The new Core M platform would cut SoC power dramatically across the board, feature ...

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Keyboardist Keith Emerson found dead in possible suicide

Michael Putland/Getty Images Keyboard player Keith Emerson, of Emerson, Lake and Palmer, pictured in 1977, died Thursday night at the age of 71. Keith Emerson, the legendary Emerson, Lake and Palmer keyboardist who turned the instrument into every bit the ...

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Gunmen open fire on boxing event at Dublin hotel; one dead

Press Association/PA Images/Sipa USA Garda walk in front of the Regency Hotel in Dublin after one man died and two others were injured following a shooting incident at the hotel.  Press Association/PA Images/Sipa USA A Garda cordon outside the Regency ...

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Gunmen storm Pakistan university leaving 20 dead

A gang of Taliban militants stormed a northern Pakistan university, killing at least 20 people and wounding 19, authorities said. Explosions rang out amid foggy conditions at the start of classes at Bacha Khan University, where Pakistani police and army ...

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David Bowie dead at 69: Music legend loses cancer battle

Rock icon David Bowie — whose decades of self-reinvention influenced generations of artists — died Sunday of cancer, two days after his 69th birthday. His latest album, “Blackstar,” had been released Friday. “David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his ...

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Prominent cracking group claims game piracy could be dead within two years

Share This article For as long as games have had copy protection, there have been ways to break said copy protection. In the earliest days of gaming, games often required you to enter a random word or sentence from the ...

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Backroad Anthem singer Craig Strickland found dead

Country musician Craig Strickland, who went missing more than a week ago while hunting in Oklahoma, was found dead Monday, authorities announced. Strickland was 29. His wife Helen wrote about Monday’s announcement on social media, stating that search crews found ...

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American among 27 dead after terrorists storm Mali hotel

An American was among at least 27 people killed in Mali’s capital Friday after grenade-hurling Al Qaeda gunmen stormed a posh hotel — taking scores of hostages and setting in motion a bloody standoff. Several hostages were able to save ...

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