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Intel aims first 6th-gen Skylake CPUs at gamers and enthusiasts

Intel's Skylake arrives with new socket, DDR4 and better performance too

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LibreOffice aims new, free office suite at huge installed base of Windows 7 users

The new version of LibreOffice brings a smarter, more well-designed user interface to those who can't or won't pay for Microsoft Word.


Skylake Review: Intel's 6th-gen CPU arrives with nice presents for gamers and enthusiasts

Intel's first Skylake CPUs target gamers and enthusiasts, and hints at what will come for laptops later this year.


The best Android Wear watches

Can't figure out which of the dozens of Android Wear watches are worth a spot on your wrist? We can help.


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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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Assassin's Creed Syndicate hands-on: Top-hats, bobbies, and a bit o' ultraviolence

The ghost of Assassin's Creeds Past comes to haunt us in Victorian London. It's up to Ubisoft to alter these shadows and find something original to say in the tenth game. We go hands-on to see what's changed—and what hasn't.

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Corsair and Cherry develop new 'silent' Cherry MX Red mechanical keyboard switch

Love mechanical keyboards but don't love the noise? Corsair and Cherry have a new solution.

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Corsair adds RGB lighting, new logo to 2015's headset and mouse lineup

Four new headsets MMO mouse? In 2015? You better believe it.

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Secure your fortress with the Internet of Things

Here's how bringing the Internet of Things into your home can help you keep danger at bay.

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AMD is working on a new Linux graphics driver to catch up with Nvidia

Driver woes have held Radeon graphics cards back on Linux, but AMD's hoping its forthcoming software can give it an edge.

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Victor Vran review: Your loot is your class in this addictive Diablo-like RPG

Already blasted through the new Path of Exile content? Need an aRPG pick-me-up? Give Victor Vran a shot, provided you don't have a crippling fear of fedoras.

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Nine months after launch, Lollipop is only on 18 percent of Android devices

The latest platform distribution numbers show how dismal Android's OS fragmentation really is.


Windows 10 will fix the Xbox One’s disastrous UI this November

With Windows 10 as the backbone, Microsoft’s game console should get much faster and easier to use.

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Office 365's Outlook web interface spruces up with new features and a sleeker look

If you check your email in your browser, you'll want to check out these new Office 365 Outlook for web changes.