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Modern-style Firefox for Windows 8 pushed back to March

Previously set to launch with Firefox 27 in January, the touch-optimized browser will now arrive six weeks later with the Firefox 28 update.

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Daring phones done dirt cheap: Moto X goes contract-free for $400, Moto G for $100

Motorola's dynamic duo is now cheaper than ever off-contract.

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Google Play Music All Access becomes a ticket to Google Glass for some

Some subscribers to Google's all-you-can-eat music service are receiving invitations to buy Google Glass.

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High-tech 2013: The 10 biggest news events of the year

Apple. T-Mobile. Microsoft. And what's going on with PCs? The biggest tech news stories of 2013 may be far-flung, but they were all fantastically momentous.

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Android in-car initiative with Audi, Nvidia tipped for CES

The competition between Google and Apple hits the road: Google will reportedly team with Audi to offer Android-powered in-car information and entertainment.

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The HP Chromebook 11 returns to store shelves

After a faulty charger scuttled Christmas sales, the HP Chromebook is available once again.

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Mobile data use nearly doubled in the past year

You're using way more data now than you used to. What's that mean for data caps?

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The first CyanogenMod phone, the Oppo N1 CyanogenMod Edition, is shipping now

The CyanogenMod Edition Oppo N1 costs a cool $600, but it's unlocked and comes preloaded with everybody's favorite custom Android ROM.

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Piracy problems plague first iOS 7 jailbreak

The first iOS 7 jailbreak is here, but it arrived with some app piracy issues for Chinese users and no support for the Cydia app store.

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The year's 13 greatest tech comebacks and epic wins

Bitcoin. The Surface Pro 2. GIFs! Against all odds, these unknowns and underdogs became leaders of the pack in 2013.

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T-Mobile teases CES plans, might pay you to switch

T-Mobile could start paying early-termination fees for people who switch from other carriers.

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Glass Glut: Atheer, Meta join the smart glasses fray

Atheer joins the crowded field for augmented reality glasses with a crowdfunding campaign to build its own hardware, while Meta has unveiled a pair of $3000 glasses.

BitTorrent Chat promises messaging free from prying eyes -- including the NSA's

The company that best known for its file-sharing protocol offers some more insight into how its unlaunched chat service works.

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Delta preemptively silences all in-flight phone yapping

Delta Air Lines wants no part of a proposal to allow in-flight voice calls.

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One power cord to rule them all: Standards group pushes for universal laptop charger

Adopting a universal laptop charger standard would lessen headaches and e-waste, says the International Electrotechnical Commission.