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Google Maps update finally lets you hide the interface

In version 9.11 of the Android app, a simple tap hides the search box and buttons so you can see more of the map.

Firefox for Windows 10 planned as Mozilla ramps up browser's release pace

The company hasn't yet released details about the new schedule, but said the old one isn't serving customers well.

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Why Sony vows to stay in the smartphone business: The Internet of Things

Squashing sale rumors, Sony's Hiroki Totoki says the smartphone plays too important of a role in controlling a vast array of connected devices.

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BBC reveals Micro:bit, a programmable PC that fits in your pocket

British school children around age 11 and 12 are about to get a free micro-PC to learn how to code.

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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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Two tools that help you stop over-using words in your documents

Are you over-using a few words in everything you write? Here are two tools to help check yourself.

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Researchers find previously unknown exploits among Hacking Team's leaked files

At least one new exploit for Flash Player has been confirmed.

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Samsung rolls out whopping 2TB SSDs for home PCs

You can already get a Samsung 850 Evo or 850 Pro in 1TB versions, but soon you'll be able to grab 2TB drives for all your insane storage needs.

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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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Prepare for a high severity flaw, OpenSSL warns users

Patches will be released on July 9 for OpenSSL 1.0.1 and 1.0.2

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Nvidia attempts to ease the path to deep learning

Nvidia's newly updated Digits software now has a graphical user interface and can build models using up to 4 GPUs at a time

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Privacy group files FTC complaint to push Google to extend right to be forgotten to US

Consumer Watchdog says Google engages in unfair business practices by not offering US residents the service

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Samsung's profit squeezed by Galaxy S6 Edge shortage

The company couldn't meet demand for the S6's distinctive curved screen.

'We screwed up': Reddit CEO Ellen Pao tries to calm furor

After controversial firing, Pao admits 'we screwed up.'

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ZyXel NWA1123-AC Wireless Access Point review: Made for business, but great for the home, too

This versatile networking device has more features than many homeowners really need, but advanced users will dig it.