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10 times when location services will mess up your life

Your phone is constantly tracking you and – surprise, surprise – sometimes that's not a good thing!

on greenbot.com

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6 things almost every viral Kickstarter has in common

The best product categories, the best times to launch, the best investor incentives: Learn these and other lessons from the thousand most successful Kickstarter projects ever.

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The best of what’s newly streaming on Netflix includes a ‘Beautiful’ find

Explore an animated masterpiece and 8 other emotionally touching movies newly available on popular streaming services this week

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6 great Google Chrome gestures for Android and iOS

No need to dig through menus or take aim at tiny buttons to make the most of your tabs and webpages. Just try these tips.

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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 begins to update Outlook.com with add-ins, Clutter, more

Remember the add-ins that Microsoft began pushing at its Build conference? They're just beginning to roll out.

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Google to change Maps search system after offensive White House results

Some searches for racist terms that previously triggered the White House now return nothing.

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Chromebook craze won't abate this year

Chromebooks could however face competition from low-cost Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 devices.

The Internet of Things and the currency of privacy

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

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HP's profit slips 21 percent as services business stumbles

The company says it's on track to divide into two companies in November.

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Happy birthday, Surface Pro 3! But you're not the future any more

Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 turned one year old this week. But instead of celebrating, we should be wondering when a Windows 10 Surface phone will take its place.

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How to restart your Android phone into safe mode

Is it an app that's acting up? Or is it Android itself that's causing you headaches? Find out for sure with Android's safe mode.

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Ecoisme will monitor your home's electricity consumption to help you save money on your electric bill

This intelligent device will track the energy use of any device and give you tips on to use less electricity.

on techhive.com

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The Witcher 3 gets a graphics-boosting PC patch as furor erupts over visual quality

"There are complex technical reasons behind it," says studio head Adam Badowski.

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Sling TV lands on Android TV with $50 Nexus Player discount

Google's television platform is getting a little more hospitable to people who've ditched cable TV.