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How to customize or silence Chromebook notifications

Tame all those alerts that can slow down your workflow on a Chromebook by learning how this settings menu works.

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Telecom trade groups, ISPs ask for delay of net neutrality rules

Seven organizations, including AT&T, ask the Federal Communications Commission to put net neutrality rules on hold.

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Microsoft Build 2015 recap: New Windows 10 details, holographic acid trips, and transformative Windows Phones

Office is getting smarter, and so is your phone. Read about all of Microsoft's ambitious plans from Build 2015 inside.

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Microsoft woos developers with SDK for Band fitness tracker

The SDK allows developers to access the caloric data stored in Band, among other functions.

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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.

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Five to Try: Meerkat's social streaming hits Android, and Marvel's brash Avengers brawler

The latest Android apps and games you need to check out this week.

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Xbox One-to-PC streaming is nearly here

Microsoft shows off streaming games from the Xbox One to a Windows tablet, and (not surprisingly) it looks fantastic.

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Samsung promises fixes to RAM management bugs on Galaxy S6

Some owners are seeing apps crash and other performance problems on Samsung's latest flagship device.

The Internet of Things and the currency of privacy

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

AMD delays FreeSync support for PCs with multiple Radeon graphics cards

Crossfire woes still trouble AMD's FreeSync monitors, but you probably shouldn't buy a FreeSync OR G-Sync display unless you're a diehard anyway.

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Microsoft employees hack up the coolest Surface Pro 3 dock you can't buy

Forget the official Surface Pro 3 docking station. A bunch of Microsoft employees came up with something better as part of a company hackathon.

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My HoloLens acid trip was fascinating, but left a funny taste in my mouth

Microsoft's holographic experience is downright wild. Join me on my journey through my most intense tech demo ever.

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Meerkat for Android beta pops up in Play Store

The live-streaming video service beat Twitter's Periscope, making it first to Google's mobile platform.

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Apple admits that tattoos can confuse Apple Watch sensors

Apple's support documents now warn that certain tattoos can cause problems with with heart rate readings.

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Why Microsoft bought Minecraft: To showcase HoloLens' augmented reality

What does $2.5 billion get you? If you're a Microsoft, a really cool augmented reality demo.