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Rumors hint Nvidia, Apple may get back together

For the last few years, Apple has been an AMD-only shop. Graphics may not be a core area that Apple focuses on — OpenGL support in the latest version of macOS remains stuck in 4.1 territory). But it does include discrete graphics cards in several of its MacBook Pro and iMac products, as well as in all of the Mac Pro SKUs. Now, there’s talk that Apple might switch back to Nvidia. Bloomberg first noticed multiple job listings at Nvidia (some of which have since been edited) that talk about “help[ing] ...

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Rumors hint Nvidia, Apple may get back together

For the last few years, Apple has been an AMD-only shop. Graphics may not be a core area that Apple focuses on — OpenGL support in the latest version of macOS remains stuck in 4.1 territory). But it does include discrete graphics cards in several of its MacBook Pro and iMac products, as well as in all of the Mac Pro SKUs. Now, there’s talk that Apple might switch back to Nvidia. Bloomberg first noticed multiple job listings at Nvidia (some of which have since been edited) that talk about “help[ing] ...

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Rumors hint Nvidia, Apple may get back together

For the last few years, Apple has been an AMD-only shop. Graphics may not be a core area that Apple focuses on — OpenGL support in the latest version of macOS remains stuck in 4.1 territory). But it does include discrete graphics cards in several of its MacBook Pro and iMac products, as well as in all of the Mac Pro SKUs. Now, there’s talk that Apple might switch back to Nvidia. Bloomberg first noticed multiple job listings at Nvidia (some of which have since been edited) that talk about “help[ing] ...

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‘Genetic unicorns’ hint at how we can defy our molecular destiny

There’s a common misconception that genes determine our physiologic destiny. And it’s well and good to go around exploding such untruths — except when they turn out to be true. For a minority of people, those with inherited Mendelian disorders like cystic fibrosis, genes do in fact seem to determine destiny so far as the disease is concerned. Mendelian disorders are due to genetic mutations that cause an essential protein within the body to malfunction, resulting in various degrees of physiologic breakdown. While the severity of such diseases varies widely, ...

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Rising U.S. layoffs hint at ebbing labor market momentum

People browse booths at a military veterans’ job fair in Carson, California October 3, 2014. Reuters/Lucy Nicholson The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, suggesting some loss of momentum in the labor market amid a sharp economic slowdown and stock market selloff.  Signs of creeping employment weakness were also flagged by another report on Thursday showing a 218 percent jump in announced job cuts by U.S.-based employers in January. The planned layoffs were concentrated in the energy and retail sectors. “The future is ...

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Mario Draghi calms markets with hint of more money

Moscovici: EU economy ‘solid’ but needs more Mario Draghi gave fearful markets a shot in the arm Thursday without actually doing anything. His promise that the European Central Bank could pump out more money as early as March if necessary was enough to give stocks a lift and send the euro lower against the dollar. The ECB kept interest rates unchanged, as expected, and said it would continue to buy government bonds and other assets at a rate of 60 billion euros ($ 65 billion) a month. Speaking to reporters ...

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