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SiliconDust is building a cheap TiVo alternative, based on its HDHomeRun product line

Upcoming DVR software promises to record and stream TV shows to networked devices for $30 per year.

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Adobe Lightroom for Android update adds RAW and SD card support

The app now works on Android tablets, though you'll still need a Creative Cloud subscription.

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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC 2015 review: New features and major performance gains

Adobe's photo organizer makes easy work of HDR and panoramas, recognizes faces, and takes better advantage of your computer's GPU.

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Microsoft backs Apple Watch with PowerPoint and OneDrive apps

After giving lots of love to Android Wear, Microsoft sets sights on Apple's smartwatch.

How IT pros manage a 24-hour workday

IT can be a stressful job even for seasoned professionals. But with the right tools and a healthy outlook, you'll get along just fine.

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Samsung's cheap new Galaxy Tab A tablets wrap mediocre specs in elegant build quality

The Galaxy Tab A has rather mediocre specs, but at $230 it's a cheap way to score a decent Android tablet.

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Kill all passwords by eating them, says PayPal

Traditional biometrics such as finger prints and iris scans will be out of date before payment firms adopt them

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Tip: Pin web apps to your taskbar to make them behave like desktop software

We can't give your favorite web app offline functionality, but we can show you to make it just one-click away.

Three ways to keep your IT staff productive during downtime

Help your valuable employees contribute more to the company with these three tips.

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Xbox Avatars app for Windows 10 lets you tweak your 'toon

Microsoft is bringing an Xbox Avatars editor to the Windows 10 Technical preview, hinting at a big return for the cartoon creations.

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How to download your entire Google search history

Want a copy of your personal Google search history for your very own? Now you can export and download it, though it's in a funky file format.

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YouTube will stop working on older Apple TVs, iPads, smart TVs, consoles, and more

If you have an original iPad, older Apple TV or Google TV your access to YouTube is soon going to change or end, depending on your device type.

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HTTPS snooping flaw in third-party library affected 1,000 iOS apps with millions of users

The flaw in the AFNetworking library broke HTTPS certificate validation, enabling man-in-the-middle attacks

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Not motivated to jog? A drone can help you get off your butt

Research presented at CHI 2015 shows drones can encourage people to exercise.

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Philips celebrates Earth Day early by launching a new line of affordable LED bulbs

In a little more than 18 months, the price of Philips cheapest 60-watt LED has fallen by half.

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