Experts are working to predict when old technology will have a comeback
by studying the cycles of innovation and obsolescence. Time to dust off your Atanasoff–Berry computer.
Speaking of innovation, Microsoft today announced updates to its Surface line
of laptops and tablets, which first launched seven years ago. It includes the Neo, a folding tablet with two rearrangeable screens; Windows 10 X, an operating system for dual-screen devices; and Earbuds, Microsoft’s answer to AirPods.
Today is also Instagram’s global rollout of “Restrict,“ essentially a shadow banning tool
that allows users to block bullies without the bullies knowing they’ve been blocked.
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