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The Ring Video Doorbell helps keep robbers always guessing

Despite intermittent reliability problems, Ring is a promising smart-home gadget that bridges the gaps between doorbell and security camera.

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Supplier woes suggest Apple Watch sales aren't great

According to analyst Mark Li, sluggish shipments from one of Apple's Watch suppliers indicate that Apple's newest product isn't selling as well as expected.

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Leaked image shows Samsung Galaxy Note 6, S6 Edge Plus

A purportedly leaked press image shows a larger version of the Galaxy S6 Edge and a refreshed Galaxy Note.

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Windows 10: How to skip the line and claim your free upgrade right now

You may be waiting for your free upgrade even if you reserved your free Windows 10 upgrade months ago. Here's how to get it now if you're impatient.

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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.

A multi-monitor USB adapter lets you add a display even if you lack a spare video port

When you need to get serious work done, the more monitors the merrier. And if you don't have a spare VGA, DVI, or HDMI port, you can still use USB.

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9 views of the all-digital 'virtual cockpit' in the 2016 Audi TT

A fast car needs fast digital readouts, and that's what you'll get with this superpowered, 60fps display that replaces the traditional instrument cluster on the Audi TT. Check out the views, from from speed and revs to maps and weather.

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Don't get fooled into clicking phony Windows 10 upgrade emails

Fraudulent emails encouraging you to upgrade to Windows 10 will drop ransomware, not Microsoft's new OS, onto your PC.

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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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Mt. Gox CEO Karpeles arrested by Japanese police

The CEO of the failed Bitcoin exchange is suspected of illegally altering financial data.

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How to change Windows 10's default web browser to Chrome, Firefox, or Opera

Windows 10 pulls a nasty trick when you upgrade: It sets your default web browser to Edge, even if you opted for Chrome or Firefox in Windows 7 or 8. Here's how to change it back.

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Into the Stars preview: Call it Space Oregon Trail, call it FTL, call it Ishmael

"It's like playing FTL, except you fly the ship," said some producer, probably.

The Windows 8.1 user's guide to navigating Windows 10

If you're one of those who actually liked the Windows 8.1 interface, here's what you need to know to use Windows 10.

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Facebook says Flash security woes could hurt its business

Security vulnerabilities in Flash could affect the use of Facebook games, the company said in a filing.

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ISP argues net neutrality rules violate its right to block content

Broadband provider Alamo tells court it has a free-speech right to exercise editorial discretion over the Web.

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Five to Try: Angry Birds 2 finally arrives, and send self-destructing messages with Kaboom

Don't get lost in the Play Store: here are the new Android apps and games you need to check out this week.

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Google adds more privacy controls to its Hangouts app

The update gives you more control over how people can reach you through Google's instant messaging service.