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First 64-bit Firefox build released, promising speed boost and beefier web gaming

Mozilla follows Internet Explorer and Chrome in shipping a 64-bit browser, though it's only in the Developer Edition for now.

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Pebble Time gets its Steel variant, with a bigger battery to match

If you didn't like the look of Pebble's new smartwatch, a stainless steel version will set you back just $70 more.

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T-Mobile wants to crash the Wi-Fi party to solve coverage problems

T-Mobile is moving forward on a plan to offer LTE coverage on unlicensed Wi-Fi bands, but not everyone's thrilled with the idea.

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Sense ID is Qualcomm's ultrasonic answer to Apple's Touch ID

'Sense ID' promises to detect fingerprints through metal and glass, and encourages damp fingers.

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No flagship Lumia phone coming before Windows 10, Microsoft confirms

Anyone looking to replace their high-end Windows Phones will have to hold out until this fall.

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Google may liberate Photos and Hangouts from Google+

Sundar Pichai hints at further unbundling of services from Google's floundering social network.

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Lenovo vows to stop shipping PCs with third-party bloatware after Superfish fiasco

It only took an embarrassing adware scandal that put millions of PCs at risk, but Lenovo just had a revelation: People just want clean Windows.

PSA: House of Cards season 3 is here

Netflix's flagship original series drops into an escalating war over original content.

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Sesame's $99 smart lock aims to undercut August, Kwikset, and Yale

Sesame fits over existing deadbolts, installs with nothing but adhesive, and has a funky knock-to-unlock feature.

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Nickelodeon's 'Noggin' streaming service is just for preschoolers

Nick's first subscription streaming video plan has arrived, though it's not the far-reaching service we expected.

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LG Watch Urbane LTE ditches Android Wear for standalone connectivity

LG takes the kitchen sink approach with LTE, NFC, a heart-rate monitor and push-to-talk features, but the software's a bit of a mystery.

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Broadcom is ready for 3G Android Wear watches, even if Google isn't

A new smartwatch chip platform paves the way for cellular connectivity and NFC, but promises longer battery life and breezier wireless charging in the meantime.

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Network activity tips Microsoft's MWC Windows Phone lineup, but no flagship in sight

Signs of low-cost and mid-range Windows Phones emerge, including a budget phablet for AT&T.

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Start10 will make Windows 10's Start menu even more like Windows 7

Not satisfied with the new Start menu in Windows 10? Stardock still sees a role for replacements.

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Plex: Hey, it’s not just for pirates anymore

You don’t have to skirt the law to take advantage of Plex. Here's how to use the popular media server software—even as a law-abiding cord cutter.