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Samsung Galaxy S5 arrives: Everything you need to know

Samsung's latest flagship phone hits 125 countries and all the big U.S. carriers.

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T-Mobile adds more free tablet data, knocks off the hardware premium

Subscribers can now snag an LTE-enabled tablet for the same price as the Wi-Fi-only model.

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Dropbox and you: A future where apps drive cloud storage

Price wars and freebies are out. Hooking you into paid services is in.

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Netflix 4K streaming is now live

If you've got the hardware, House of Cards will look a lot sharper.

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Windows 8.1 Update is required for future Windows 8.1 patches

There's no need to worry unless you've disabled automatic updates.

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Microsoft adds a gaming bundle for the Surface Pro 2

Getting a Surface? Might as well grab a Wireless Xbox 360 controller and a couple of games for the same price.

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The Windows XP upgrade question: Windows 7 or Windows 8?

Ready or not, it's time to move on from Windows XP. Here's how to choose your next operating system.

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Meet Novena, the pricey PC that's open-source inside and out

Open your wallet wide, very wide, for this open-source, Kickstarter-funded, homespun laptop.

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Why Windows is free, but not on your PC

Microsoft shakes up its business model without touching its cash cow.

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"A disruptive force": 2.1 million Chromebooks shipped in 2013, says ABI Research

It's not a huge number, but enough to keep PC makers interested.

Pebble lands in Target stores, warns of bad software update

Targets gets white plastic as a limited-time retail exclusive, but no Pebble Steel.

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The 10 best Google Drive add-ons

Try these tools for translating text, plotting addresses, signing documents, and more.

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Oculus Pissed? Here are 6 Facebook-free virtual reality alternatives

There's plenty of interest in VR from other companies, but no solid options yet.

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Firefox gets a revamped look and easier sync in latest beta

Don't get too comfy with the current design. It's going away in about six weeks.

Huawei won't dual-boot Windows Phone and Android after all

Phone maker says its plans have changed, doesn't explain why.