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USB Type-C peripherals are on the way, and storage devices are first up

After Apple's introduction of USB Type C in the new MacBook, companies have announced peripherals and cables for the connector.

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Five to Try: Drupe delivers handy contact access, and Final Fantasy goes free-to-play

Here are our picks for the week's hottest new Android apps and games.

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This week in games: 3 reasons why mods are the best part of being a PC gamer

Plus Halo comes to PC...sort of, and somebody breaks their Rainbow Six: Siege NDA in order to show you dudes fighting on an airplane. This is all the gaming news for the week of March 23.

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Big Chrome OS change coming: A launcher overhaul adds Google Now

The Chrome app launcher overhaul puts a greater emphasis on search and contextual information. It's in beta now if you want to try it.

How IT Pros Manage a 24-Hour Workday

IT can be a stressful job even for seasoned professionals. But with the right tools and a healthy outlook, you'll get along just fine.

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HTC loses second lead designer in less than a year

Either VP Jonah Becker has gone to greener pastures or new CEO Cher Wang is cleaning house.

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Sling TV's newest channels arrive with 'Restricted Content'

Certain shows on A&E, Lifetime, and LMN are effectively blacked out due to content rights issues.

on techhive.com

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New mobile-malware detection technique uses gestures

The technology checks if attempts to use certain phone functions are accompanied by natural gestures users are expected to make.

Three ways to keep your IT staff productive during downtime

Help your valuable employees contribute more to the company with these three tips.

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Nuzzel for Android creates a curated feed of the news your friends are reading

After debuting on iOS and the web, Nuzzel's finally in the Play Store, helping you tame the flood of social media shares.

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LG's standalone Watch Urbane LTE will cost more than your average smartwatch

Pricing in Korea will be close to $600, putting it on par with the Apple Watch.

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Apple Watch mini-stores to open in London, Paris, Tokyo luxury retail shops

Each store opens on April 10, the same day the Apple Watch smartwatch becomes available for try-ons and preorders.

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TouchWiz on the Galaxy S6 is no longer worth hating

You've complained about it for years, but Samsung's changed its tune—though it's still very blue.

on greenbot.com

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Safari users in the UK can sue Google over alleged privacy violations

The ruling from an appeals court could lead to claims from millions of British users

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Olio's small-batch smartwatch strives for form over function

In lieu of an app ecosystem, Olio focuses on handsome design and limited clutter.