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Here comes 5Gbps networking over standard cables

IEEE has approved the 802.3bz standard: 2.5Gbps over Cat 5e, 5Gbps over Cat 6. Author: SEBASTIAN ANTHONY   A new Ethernet standard that allows for up to 2.5Gbps over normal Cat 5e cables (the ones you probably have in your house)…

After You Strengthen Your Passwords, Here’s How to Store Them

By KIT EATON THE recent revelation that the account information of at least 500 million Yahoo users was stolen in 2014 was a big reminder that we all need to be smarter about our digital security. That includes our smartphones,…

Google just announced a new Wi-Fi router that’s made to blanket your home with internet

By Jeff Dunn Source: http://finance.yahoo.com/news/google-just-announced-wifi-router-165422772.html%3E?bypass=true   (The Google Wifi router and its companion app.Google) Google on Tuesday unveiled Google Wifi, a Wi-Fi router that takes after aspects of recent “mesh” networking routers like the eero. It’ll be available for preorder in…

The Most Popular Programming Languages of 2016

By Jake Widman Our annual look at the relative popularity of programming languages reveals that while Java still rules, other options are catching up for significant groups of developers. Just as important, more and more developers are taking a polyglot…

Updates to Silicon Support Policy for Windows

Earlier this year, we shared information about Windows 10 embracing silicon innovation and our work with partners to achieve breakthroughs in performance, imaging, connectivity, power, graphics, and more as the Windows platform evolves with them. At the time, we shared…

Patient Duplicate Identification Process

The purpose of the process is to identify possible duplicate patient records within a patient database by finding records with matching identifying data elements and scoring them based on the number and quality of matching elements. Data elements that are…