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Valve Announces Linux-Based SteamOS

Valve Software just announced SteamOS, a new Linux-based gaming operating system designed for, as Valve puts it, “living room machines.” “In SteamOS, we have achieved significant performance increases in graphics processing, and we’re now targeting audio performance and reductions in input latency at the operating system level. Game developers are …

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Apple Users Sent 7 Million iOS 7 Tweets in Two Days

If it feels like your entire Twitter feed is tweeting about the new iPhone and iPad operating system, iOS 7, you’re not alone. More than 7 million tweets about iOS 7 were sent in the 24 hours before and after the launch of the OS. That’s according to Crimson Hexagon, …

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BlackBerry Agrees to Be Acquired for $4.7 Billion

Fairfax Financial Holdings has agreed to acquire BlackBerry in a deal worth $4.7 billion, both companies announced Monday. The Toronto-based financial holdings conglomerate has agreed to pay $9 per share for the beleaguered mobile company — a premium of about 9%. Shares of BlackBerry were trading at $8.23 per share …

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