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Media Creation Tool Succumbs to Windows 10 Update

And the media creation tool will once again allow downloads of the most recent Current Branch release, in this case build 10586. People can still download Windows 10 using the MCT tool if they wish. We asked Microsoft why this was, and the software giant responded by saying it had chose to remove the November Update from the MCT (giving no actual reason for the decision) but that the update was still available through Windows Update.

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Li-Fi is 100 times faster than Wi-Fi

The unfortunate part in all of this is that Li-Fi will have some work to do before it replaces Wi-Fi. Velmenni  CEO Deepak Solanki told The International Business Times about the Li-Fi trials: "We are doing a few pilot projects within different industries where we can utilize the VLC [visible light communication] technology".

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Microsoft Lumia 950, 950XL to be launched on 30th November

The last  time  we saw a flagship Windows Phone from Microsoft under the Nokia moniker was  almost  two years ago. Today's topics include Microsoft's Lumia 950 phone officially goes on sale, Microsoft previews the Hyper-V containers, Cray introduces Docker technology to its supercomputers, and LG drops its latest smartwatch due to hardware flaws.

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Microsoft Lumia 950 Review: Can a Smartphone Be Your PC?

This upcoming handset which will be powered by a 3,000mAh capacity battery will also sport a 5.2-inch AMOLED Display with 2560×1440 pixel resolution (564ppi). Not yet on Windows 10? Very much like my Intel Compute Stick experience, Continuum is sluggish. Microsoft's own apps-Outlook, Office, Maps, Weather-are what the company calls "Universal Apps".

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Austria's highest court mulls class action status for Schrems vs Facebook

Austria's highest court is poised to rule whether the Max Schrems vs. the social networking giant case should be granted class-action status. The law student, and data privacy activist has claimed $531 in damages each for the over 25,000 signatories to his lawsuit, the latest in a string of European Union challenges to American tech companies and their handling of personal data.

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The Top Best Buy Black Friday Deals

The Samsung UN60JU6390FXZA is advertised on the cover of the Best Buy Black Friday 2015 Ad. This appears to be the best deal in the early access sale, as this TV deal will be very popular. The in-store sales shall commence at 5:00 PM EST on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, continue till 1:00 AM EST, and again reopen at 8:00 AM EST on Black Friday, November 27th.