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AMD earnings get a much-needed lift from console sales

AMD also reported strong demand for its new Radeon GPUs, but CPU sales continued to drop along with the PC market itself.

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Microsoft's Outlook.com now imports Yahoo Mail

Outlook gains IMAP capability, which could lure users who combine services away from the Yahoo Mail Web page.

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Hands-on: Eyefi Cloud offers unlimited photo storage through a Wi-Fi SD card

Drop this card into your DSLR camera, and use your phone or tablet's Internet connection to move photos from the card to the cloud. Cool service, though it will cost you.

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As PC market stabilizes, Intel focuses on smartphones

As the PC market shows some signs of stabilization -- thanks, Windows XP! -- Intel's focus turns to improving its emerging communications chip business.

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Intel beats estimates, with signs of hope for PC business

While Intel highlighted signs of improvement in the PC space, the company's data center business shone brightest.

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BitTorrent Sync can now back up your Netgear NAS

Netgear is the first network-attached storage vendor to support the BitTorrent Sync protocol.

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Windows XP lives on: Avast survey shows 27 percent of its XP users don't plan to switch

XPocalypse? What XPocalypse? A big chunk of antimalware software vendor Avast's users are sticking with XP despite the many risks.

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Universal apps herald cheaper Windows Store prices

Microsoft is wooing developers with the ability to write apps for Windows and Windows Phone alike, and wooing customers by bringing cheaper, Windows-Phone-style pricing to the Windows Store.

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Microsoft's Internet Explorer 8 lives on as a pizza

Because everyone wants a pizza to commemorate their favorite Windows XP browser, right?

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Battle of the digital assistants: Windows Phone Cortana vs Google Now vs Siri

Even in beta, Microsoft's Cortana digital assistant has an impressive amount to say for itself. But is it enough to keep up?

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Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1 review: Major upgrade closes the gap with iOS and Android

With the Cortana digital assistant and a vibrant new interface, the OS is finally positioned to attract the users and developers it critically needs.

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Printing is coming, but Microsoft's Office for iPad still requires O365

The Office for iPad team takes to the pages of Reddit to reveal, well, what you won't be able to do with Office for the iPad.

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The story of the Windows XP 'Bliss' desktop theme—and what it looks like today

Like Windows XP itself, Microsoft's 'Bliss' image of rolling green hills has aged, and evolved. Here's its story— and what the real-world site looks like today.

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Obituary: Windows XP passes away, leaving behind millions of mourning supporters

Windows XP, Microsoft's beloved seventh major operating system, has died at the hands of its creators. It was 12.

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Microsoft shows off next-gen Windows for connected cars

So far, it's just a prototype. But even the basic Windows for the car demo gives clues into what Microsoft plans.