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Google's rumored VR headset sounds a lot like Samsung’s

Google VR gets serious in 2016 with a rumored plastic headset and “Android VR” software.

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Mozilla moves Firefox to a more flexible release schedule

Mozilla is changing Firefox's rigid every-six-week release cadence to a looser schedule that resembles what Google has used for Chrome since 2008.

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The Pirate Bay gets into the streaming game

The Pirate Bay is back with another big feature addition—one that the MPAA really won't like.

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If error messages appear when your PC boots, try this

Error messages on your PC are always annoying and worrying, even if nothing actually appears to be wrong. Here's how to stop a message that comes up every time you boot.

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Microsoft sees a silver lining in clouded Windows

The company is in the midst of a great transition, and current indications are that it is going well.

The 10 best tech ads from Super Bowl 50

Go Daddy was benched this year, but we've got ads from Amazon, PayPal, and more.

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Flash memory's density surpasses hard drives for first time

The production of 3D or stacked NAND flash in recent years has led to non-volatile memory exceeding the areal density of HDDs. This means that flash memory products with higher capacity can be built using the same surface area.

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Moto 360 Sport review: Only runners need apply

Motorola’s fitness-focused smartwatch gives up style and customization for run tracking. It’s not a great tradeoff.

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How to use Cortana with Netflix, Uber, and other Windows Store apps

The fun and convenience of Microsoft's Cortana digital assistant isn't just for Windows 10 functions—it's integrated with a host of third-party apps in the Windows Store.

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Why we need a new Nexus 7

Android desperately needs a solid, reasonably-priced Nexus tablet to inject some energy into the platform.

on greenbot.com

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Tree-Labs Astro Bluetooth speaker review: Lightweight, stylish, and it sounds good, too

A great picnic, pool-side, or on-the-go wireless speaker

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Transcend SSD370 review: Excellent value, solid performance

This SATA 6Gbps SSD offers very good overall performance—much better than that of comparably priced TLC SSDs.

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How to watch the Super Bowl on your Android device

If you want to stream the big game to your Android phone, tablet, TV, or Chromecast, here's what you need to do.

on greenbot.com

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Report: Twitter's algorithmic timeline may arrive next week

Twitter users are in full backlash mode after a new report suggests that Twitter's long-rumored non-chronological timeline may arrive any day now.

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Strong Taiwan quake appears to have little effect on chip industry

An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale struck close to a major chip manufacturing hub in Tainan, Taiwan on Saturday morning local time. Some damage was reported to TSMC, a major chip manufacturer.