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Microsoft to remove full ReFS support from Windows 10 Pro, push Workstation SKU

Enlarge (credit: Anna ) In the Fall Creators Update, Microsoft is removing the ability to create volumes using its new ReFS file system from Windows 10 Pro. Existing volumes will continue to work, but Pro will no longer be able to create new ones. After rumors in June , Microsoft confirmed last week that it…

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Android 8.0 Oreo is official, starts rollout to devices

Enlarge (credit: Google ) NEW YORK CITY—Happy Eclipse Day! As the Moon slowly crept its way across the Sun, Google took the opportunity to host an Eclipse-themed Android 8.0 launch event in New York City. Along with eclipse glasses and a simulcast of NASA’s eclipse livestream, Android “O” finally got its full name: “Android 8.0,…

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This Solar Eclipse is bigger than all of us

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Enhanced 'Rise of the Tomb Raider' shows off the power of the Xbox One X

Rise of the Tomb Raider is shaping up to be a centerpiece of the young Xbox One X’s library of “enhanced” games. Not surprising, given how amazing the game looks on a tricked out gaming PC. This latest Rise trailer clarifies what “enhanced” actually means for Xbox users. Central to it is a choice between…

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Facebook is making it easier to see how people are using Safety Check

Facebook’s Safety Check feature is getting a permanent presence on the social network. Beginning today, the feature will have its own dedicated section on Facebook’s app and website where users can see friends’ recent activity with Safety Check and learn about incidents happening elsewhere in the world. SEE ALSO: Facebook’s ‘Town Hall’ is probably the…