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President Trump will visit Apple’s Mac Pro factory on November 20th

Sponsored Links Chris Velazco/Engadget Apple is determined to win as as many tariff exemptions as it can, it seems. The White House has confirmed that President Trump will visit Apple’s Mac Pro factory in Austin, Texas on November 20th, backing up rumors of an impending tour. It’s not clear if Tim Cook or other Apple …

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BioWare may revamp ‘Anthem’ in a bid to save it

Sponsored Links BioWare/EA There’s no question that BioWare has struggled with Anthem between bugs and basic mechanics, and has made significant gameplay changes in a bid to keep its shared world shooter alive. However, the developer might soon resort to more drastic measures. Kotaku sources say BioWare and EA are readying a revamp of the …

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Amazon is selling the new 16-inch MacBook Pro for $100 less than Apple

Sponsored Links Apple Apple unveiled its redesigned 16-inch MacBook Pro just two days ago, and Amazon has already jumped in with a sale — $2,299 instead of Apple’s list price of $2,399. It’s a big spend either way, but that $100 saving will definitely sweeten what’s an already-appealing offering for MacBook fans. It replaces the …

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The Morning After: More 16-inch MacBook Pro rumors

Sponsored Links MacBook Pro keyboard Engadget Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. We’re bracing for a big update from Apple and digging into a ‘maclunkey‘ first day for Disney+ streaming. Minecraft Earth is available for you to play, and Goldman Sachs is looking into how credit scores are being interpreted for Apple Card offers. It …

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Intel unveils its first chips built for AI in the cloud

Sponsored Links Intel Intel is no stranger to AI-oriented chips, but now it’s turning its attention to those chips that might be thousands of miles away. The tech firm has introduced two new Nervana Neural Network Processors, the NNP-T1000 (below) and NNP-I1000 (above), that are Intel’s first ASICs designed explicitly for AI in the cloud. …

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Calvin Harris already has the new Mac Pro

Sponsored Links Chris Velazco/Engadget Apple still won’t say when the new Mac Pro will ship besides “this fall,” but one of its early adopters might have hinted that it’s getting close. DJ Calvin Harris has posted multiple Instagram Stories showing that he already has Apple’s workstation as part of his music production setup. He didn’t …

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Razer’s latest wireless mice promise low-lag gaming from $60

Sponsored Links Razer Razer is expanding its Basilisk mouse family with a pair of models that aim to make low-latency wireless mice both more accessible and more powerful. The most interesting model may be the affordable option, the six-button Basilisk X HyperSpeed (above). It packs a 16,000DPI sensor, Bluetooth support and its namesake low-lag HyperSpeed …

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‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ PC launch hasn’t had the best start

Sponsored Links Red Dead Redemption 2 finally launched on PC this week, but much like the escapades of the game’s gunslingers, things haven’t quite gone according to plan. Players have reported a raft of problems, including issues with the launcher, freezing and recurring crashes. The usual go-to fixes for these sort of hiccups — updating …

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Portal TV review: Facebook invades the living room

Facebook’s Portal video chat displays have faced quite a bit of scrutiny over the past year due to the company’s terrible record when it comes to privacy, security and lack of transparency. Perhaps as a result, reports have surfaced that Portal products are not selling very well. But that hasn’t stopped Facebook from moving forward …

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Microsoft’s new Edge logo erases bad memories of Internet Explorer

Sponsored Links Microsoft Now that Microsoft Edge has a new Chromium-powered engine, the company is ready to give the browser a fresh look to match. In the wake of an Easter egg hunt, the software giant has revealed a redesigned, ocean wave-inspired logo for Edge that bears precious little resemblance to the Internet Explorer-inspired icon …

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