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uTorrent quietly installs a cryptocurrency miner on users' computers

The popular BitTorrent client tries to turn a buck through cryptocurrency, but sends users scrambling for alternatives instead.

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Apple’s new streaming music service reportedly coming in June

Word on the street is that Apple's long-rumored streaming service could be unveiled in June at the company's annual Worldwide Developer's Conference.

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GDC 2015: The greatest games, hardware, and more from the most momentous GDC ever

Did you get caught in the GDC news onslaught this week and miss something important? We've rounded up all the biggest announcements.

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Google wireless network may only work with Nexus 6 at launch

Google's foray into becoming a mobile carrier will start with a very niche device.

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Cut the cord and leave cable TV behind

Don't be afraid to get rid of your cable. Streaming and download services will ensure that you don't miss any of your favorite shows or movies.

Sixense's motion controls turn Oculus users into VR Jedis

You no longer have to use the Force to become a Jedi, thanks to a STEM system that tracks the motion of your body.

AMD's upcoming Radeon R9 300-series flagship secretly powering VR demo at GDC

Nvidia's Titan X wasn't the only new graphics card to show up at GDC. AMD was quietly showing off an R9 300 series card powering a virtual reality demo.

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Legality of Spotify’s lyrics feature called into question

The Spotify desktop app’s new lyrics feature runs afoul of U.S. copyright law, according to karaoke provider DigiTrax CEO Joseph C Vangieri.

The Internet of Things and the currency of privacy

Getting ready to check the "agree" box on that User Agreement? Read this first.

How to automatically switch default printers based on your location

Juggling too many printers in your life? This quick trick will let Windows take care of all the hassle for you.

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Google overhauls Gmail app with key iOS 8 features

Google has added a number of iOS 8-specific features to Gmail including the ability to reply or archive messages from the lock screen.

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Bad news: Windows PCs are also vulnerable to dangerous FREAK encryption attacks

A recently disclosed vulnerability in SSL/TLS implementations also affects Microsoft's Schannel crypto library and Internet Explorer

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Valve adds new Steam Machine-stuffed hardware section to Steam store

Want to buy a Steam Link? Well, you'll have to wait a bit longer—but there's a new hardware tab in the Steam store.

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Self-driving car technology could end up in robots

But many of the benefits offered by self-driving cars won't appear for decades, says research from McKinsey

HTC's SteamVR-powered virtual reality headset blows Oculus Rift away

Move over, Oculus. There's a new sheriff in virtual reality, and it​'s named HTC Vive.

Steam Machine invasion: Valve reveals 15 gaming PCs made for the living room

After an aborted launch in 2014, Valve's back with more than a dozen tiny Steam Machines taking direct aim at consoles.

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Mobile World Congress 2015: The best phones, smartwatches and gadgets we saw

This is it: the most promising gear we saw under the Barcelona big-top. Send us review units, now!

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Start streaming early this weekend; you have one less hour to watch these great films

What we gain in the fall we lose in the spring. These 9 movies won’t be available for streaming forever, either.