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The 10 best Android apps to run on your Chromebook

The web is great and all, but these Android apps rise above the performance and quality of their web-only cousins.

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The 10 best PC games of 2015 (so far)

With July upon us, it's time to take stock and bask in the glory of what's already shaping up to be a banner year for PC gaming.

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With the best movies on Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu, who needs fireworks?

Kick off the summer in earnest by watching some great summer-time flicks.

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Plex hacker demands Bitcoin ransom for return of data

The hacker is threatening to release the data if a ransom is not paid in bitcoins.

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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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Microsoft buries hatchet with Kyocera, ending litigation

A deal between the two companies puts an end to a lawsuit over Android patents

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Hands-on: Windows 10's latest preview build feels close to finished

With just a month left until Windows 10's public launch, Microsoft's next OS seems on track for completion.

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Nexia Home Intelligence adds support for multi-sensors

A single multi-sensor can detect motion, vibration, temperature, humidity and light.

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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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Microsoft's fast, furious week: Inside new Windows 10 and Office 2016 previews galore

Microsoft has released no less than five new Windows 10 and Office 2016 preview builds over the past week as July 29 draws nigh.

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How Instagram spots a trend

Instagram relies on simple automated analysis of hashtags to understand the hot topics among its users

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Microsoft releases third Windows 10 preview of the week in sign of OS stability

The new operating system is nearing its final release

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Pixel art and pigeons: Inside Devolver Digital's quirky, retro-infused PC game lineup

Devolver Digital's E3 2015 lineup lived up to the company's reputation for weird, lo-res excellence.

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Google's back-talking A.I. system gets its sass from people

A Google computer recently made headlines for appearing to become agitated and verbally lashing out at the human working with it.

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5 free Wi-Fi tools that help maximize your home network

Wi-Fi is wonderful, and even more so when you use these free tools.