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Facebook and Twitter battle to be your Super Bowl second screen

The social networks need your attention to serve up more ads.

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Why the Steam Machine's war against Windows gaming looks more doomed by the day

Steam Machines sounded so good on paper... but they've remained on paper after a long delay, and the need for a Windows alternative diminishes by the day.

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Not into football? Stream a few movies this weekend: Here are Oscar nominees, winners, and several overlooked gems

Here are picks for the best of what's available on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, and other streaming services this weekend.

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Sling TV review: Television's future is still in development

The $20 Internet TV service has its fair share of problems, but it adds an element that many cord cutters have been missing.

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Securing your computing ecosystem from smartphone to PC

Your computer is no longer the only thing that needs protecting. Malware, phishing, smishing, and all kinds of exploits threaten your mobile devices.

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Selling passwords for $150, and other dumb ways users threaten corporate security

Ironically, the same employees surveyed who were often lax on corporate security were nevertheless vigilant about their own digital security.

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Nvidia employee retracts comments about planned GTX 970 driver to improve memory allocation performance

The GeForce GTX 970 has an unorthodox memory design that can affect performance in odd situations. Nvidia's planning a driver update that should alleviate the issue.

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Good luck scoring any points in Android's 'Flappy Droid' easter egg

Android Lollipop contains a hidden Flappy Bird clone. Here's how to find it and destroy your productivity.

Key Considerations for Extending Unified Communications to Mobile Users

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Life is Strange Ep. 1 review: Finding the strange in everyday life

Imagine if Telltale made a Juno video game, and that gets pretty close to the essence of Life is Strange.

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Amazon returns to profit as holiday sales soar

The company will break out Amazon Web Services sales next quarter, it said.

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Google misses with Q4 sales and earnings

Google said it experienced "strong currency headwinds" during the quarter.

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FBI consultant: Silk Road founder carried millions worth of bitcoins on laptop

Most of the money was transferred from Silk Road servers, according to documents filed in the case against Ross Ulbricht.

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Apple now neck-and-neck with Samsung after monster quarter

As iPhone 6 propelled Apple, Samsung sales dropped because of competition in China.

FCC redefines advanced broadband as 25 Mbps; Republicans blow a gasket

The agency's higher speed definition allows it to take new actions to encouarge deployment. But Republicans on the commission went a little nuts.