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Microsoft Surface Pro (2018) review: A capable workhorse with major improvements, but justifying the cost is still … – Firstpost

Firstpost Microsoft Surface Pro (2018) review: A capable workhorse with major improvements, but justifying the cost is still ... Firstpost But just like the iPad Pro, the Microsoft Surface Pro is just the tablet and you will need to purchase the Surface Type Keyboard (Rs 12,999) and the Surface Pen (Rs 7,999) and Surface Arc Mouse (Rs 6,399) separately. This is in addition to the Rs 1,06 ... and more »

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How to actually get work done on an iPad

Apple is touting its updated iPad as an education-focused device, once again pushing the idea that the iPad can replace a laptop (or Chromebook, in the case of classrooms). That's unlikely, but with the right tools, it can be a workable substitute in...

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FIDO Alliance and W3C announce WebAuthn, a new open standard for password-free logins, currently supported in Firefox, and to be supported in Chrome…

Russell Brandom / The Verge : FIDO Alliance and W3C announce WebAuthn, a new open standard for password-free logins, currently supported in Firefox, and to be supported in Chrome and Edge   —  One small step towards a world without phishing  —  Web browsers are building a new way for you to log in, announced today by the W3C and FIDO Alliance standards bodies.

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Sources: Ant Financial, the fintech affiliate of Alibaba, is preparing to raise $9B in a private funding round at a valuation of almost $150B (Julie…

Julie Steinberg / Wall Street Journal : Sources: Ant Financial, the fintech affiliate of Alibaba, is preparing to raise $9B in a private funding round at a valuation of almost $150B   —  Latest funding round could value the financial technology firm at close to $150 billion  —  Chinese billionaire Jack Ma's financial-technology business …

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Holberton, a project-based school for software engineers, raises $8.2M series A, led by Daphni and Trinity Ventures, with Omidyar Network as first…

Alex Konrad / Forbes : Holberton, a project-based school for software engineers, raises $8.2M series A, led by Daphni and Trinity Ventures, with Omidyar Network as first time investor   —  Peer into the elite technical ranks of companies like Apple, IBM and Tesla, and you'll find a small but growing group of engineers …

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HP debuts Chromebook x2, a detachable with keyboard cover and stylus, 12.3" IPS display, 4GB RAM, 32GB storage, 13MP camera, coming in June…

Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge : HP debuts Chromebook x2, a detachable with keyboard cover and stylus, 12.3" IPS display, 4GB RAM, 32GB storage, 13MP camera, coming in June starting at $599   —  Two weeks ago, Acer announced the first tablet running Chrome OS.  And today, HP is announcing the second — and it's a lot higher end.

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PayPal partnering with small US banks to offer traditional banking services like debit cards, direct deposits, and FDIC insurance to its customers…

Peter Rudegeair / Wall Street Journal : PayPal partnering with small US banks to offer traditional banking services like debit cards, direct deposits, and FDIC insurance to its customers   —  Company partners with small banks to offer debit cards, direct deposit and other services  —  PayPal PYPL -4.02% Holdings Inc. is nudging …

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Leap Motion to release Project North Star, a low-cost open source AR headset dev kit with wide field of view, 1600×1400 display at 120 FPS, robust…

Ben Lang / Road to VR : Leap Motion to release Project North Star, a low-cost open source AR headset dev kit with wide field of view, 1600x1400 display at 120 FPS, robust hand tracking   —  Over the last few weeks, Leap Motion has been teasing some very compelling AR interface prototypes, demonstrated on an unknown headset.

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