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Meet systemd, the controversial project taking over a Linux distro near you

So what's all the fervor and fire over systemd all about? Chris Hoffman explains why the Linux community is in a tizzy.

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Amazon says it's sticking with smartphones despite the Fire phone's fizzle

The company admits mistakes as it sits on a massive surplus of unsold phones, but it's not giving up just yet.

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CurrentC is DOA before it’s even launched

CurrentC wants to go head-to-head with Apple to become the mobile payment system of choice, but it's suffered a data breach of customer data before it’s even launched.

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République makes console-like stealth action memorable on mobile

This gorgeous episodic adventure puts a touch-based twist on the sneak-and-shoot genre—without the shooting.

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Recognizing the changing cloud

Using the cloud no longer means building an infrastructure from the ground up.

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Two coasts, 10 days: Macworld’s thorough field test of Apple Pay

No gimmicks, just life: We put Apple Pay through its paces to figure out if the future of mobile payments is here.

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The 5K display is coming. Here’s how it stacks up to Retina and more

Is 5K awesome--or overkill? We crunch the numbers on these pixel-packing monitors and find the one spec that tells all.

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10 gorgeous, graphics-intensive games that will utterly punish your PC

These graphically intense PC games dial the eye candy up to 11 -- and make your PC sweat while they're at it.

3 Ways to Reduce Costs with SIP Trunking

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The best of Steam's Halloween Sale: 13 don't-miss PC game deals

We've sifted through the hundreds Steam Halloween Sale games to find the 13 best deals available.

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Major banks ready their own mobile payment apps

The apps could prove a major competitor for Apple Pay and competing products, if they make it to market.

Android creator Andy Rubin leaving Google

He was in charge of Google's robotics efforts, but now strikes out to parts unknown.

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Zuckerberg to connect with regular folk in first 'community Q&A'

The Facebook chief will hold the company's first public Q&A next Thursday. What would you ask him?

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RCA gives unexpected boost to tablet market in Q3

Yes, the company that may have built your old tube TV is now one of the top tablet makers worldwide.

Scan it or say it, and Hiku remembers what you need at the store

This little gadget sticks to your fridge, and lets you scan barcodes or just tell it what you need, to compile a shopping list in an iOS app.

The ResMed S+ sleep sensor maps sleep patterns against environmental chaos

The S+ sits on your night stand and uses low-power radio waves to track night-time movement and breathing. Other sensors track the noise and light pollution that disrupts good sleep.

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 with Windows: It flips, folds and hangs, but there's one thing missing

This big, 13-inch Windows tablet has a versatile design, but its Android counterpart is the lucky one to get an integrated projector. Lenovo, we're waiting as patiently as we can.

What you should know about Lenovo's Motorola acquisition

No products are being discontinued and Motorola's Android strategy remains intact. Meanwhile, Lenovo gains a strong footing in the smartphone industry.