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Bing's new video search puts Google and YouTube to shame

When you're searching for a video, only one site will do: Bing.

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Curb home-energy intelligence system promises to help reduce your electric bill

This little box connects to your circuit-breaker panel and identifies energy hogs in your home.

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Nokia phones could rise again in 2016, CEO says

Nokia itself would not manufacture the phones, though: "We would only design them and license the brand name," Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri told a German magazine.

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The HoloLens field of view won't be getting any bigger, says Microsoft exec

Microsoft has cut down the field of view for HoloLens since January and it's becoming a distraction.

This Firefox extension kills the pesky problem of noisy web pages hiding in your tabs

If you love to have multiple browser tabs open or despise auto-playing videos this Firefox add-on can help.

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Nexia Home Intelligence says its free service can predict heating-and-air system problems

HVAC monitoring and diagnostic service can help prevent small heating and cooling problems from becoming bigger, costlier ones.

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Reddit defaults to HTTPS as Internet titans rush to embrace encryption

Reddit is the latest site to go all-in on SSL/TLS encryption making it the default for all users before the end of the month.

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Microsoft's Lumia 640 XL, the Windows Phone phablet for the masses, comes to U.S.

The Lumia 640 XL isn't a flagship phone, but it's got a big 5.7-inch 720p display at a good price.

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Raspberry Pi Foundation produces first official case for the micro PC

There's an interesting new case available for the Raspberry Pi 2 that makes it easy to get at your board's innards while still protecting it.

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Amazon may soon look to you for package delivery

Amazon has caught the crowdsourcing bug and wants to control its shipping costs with independent drivers.

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The LastPass security breach: What you need to know, do, and watch out for

What do you do if you're a LastPass user? Is it time to panic and find a new password manager? Here's some advice.

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BitTorrent Shoot's easy, Bump-like photo sharing spans all major mobile platforms

BitTorrent has a new app that makes it easier to share photos and videos with friends on different mobile platforms.

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AVG's Crumble extension simplifies online privacy

AVG's Crumble is a relatively new extension for Chrome that makes it easy to guard your privacy online.

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Google yanks Chrome's new visual bookmarks manager

Chrome is going back to its old tree-style bookmarks manager apparently in the face of user revolt.

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EyeIn trawls the social web for relevant, more personal image searches

Want to find Instagram and Twitter images from the earthquake in Nepal or the Stanley Cup finals? EyeIn helps you do that in one place.