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RadioShack update: User data is safe for now, while Sprint co-branding is in the works

The user data could still be sold someday, though, and the union of two troubled companies may or may not pay off. Stay tuned as the drama unfolds!

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April Fools, Android Style: See how Google, Motorola, and T-Mobile are pulling your leg today

Today is when companies let their hair down, promoting faux products like a handcrafted selfie stick or a mobile plan for pets.

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Google cracks down on ad-injecting Chrome extensions

But the rogue advertising problem extends way beyond browser add-ons, unfortunately.

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Acer to bring Chrome OS to an all-in-one PC, as vendors experiment

The Chrome OS still hasn't found much demand in the desktop space, but that hasn't deterred Acer.

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.

Obama authorizes sanctions against hackers

The sanctions will help the US go after overseas attackers when foreign governments can't step in.

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Flickr lets photographers set their work free with Public Domain, CC0 tags

Because not every picture needs to turn a profit, Flickr is making it easier for photographers to distribute their work with no strings attached.

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Twitch adds YouTube-style persistent player to its mobile apps, as streaming battle ramps up

Twitch isn't adding this feature just to be nice. If YouTube is planning to game streaming as rumored, Twitch needs to up its own game.

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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Benchmarked: The Galaxy S6 is the fastest Android phone. Period.

Both the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge beat out their competitors in our head-to-head benchmarks.

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The easy Java and Flash security fix everyone hates to do

You know those nagging Java update boxes that pop up in your desktop? They're actually kind of important.

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How to stream Major League Baseball games to all your favorite devices

Major League Baseball has an impressive streaming package, but make sure you're aware of its pesky blackout rules.

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VidiPath technology promises to make pay-TV streaming seamless and painless

DLNA's new wireless protocol lets you transmit cable-box content to every screen in your home, without any new wires..

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April Fool's gag or not? Take our test if you dare

Think you can pick out an April Fool's gag a mile away? Test yourself here, sifting the real ThinkGeek products from the pure fanstasies.

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Verizon subscribers can now opt out of 'supercookies'

'This is an improvement, but it doesn't do nearly enough,' one privacy advocate said.