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Netgear announces its first supercharged 'wave-2' router: The $280 Nighthawk X4

New 4x4 device based on processors from Quantenna and Qualcomm.

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AMD launches new 8-core FX-series processors, drops prices on high-end chips

AMD's new FX-series processors aim to compete with Intel’s Core i5/i3 series processors.

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Uber vows to defy German ban on its UberPop ride-sharing service

Uber can be fined up to €250,000 if it continues to operate its UberPop service in Germany, a court there has ruled

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What to expect from IFA 2014: Phablets, tablets, and a hoard of smartwatches

It started with rumors and immediately escalated to pre-announcements. Here's what to expect from Berlin's annual tech show.

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How private NAS beats the public cloud for small business

The private cloud is no longer about merely storing your data more safely than on public cloud services. NAS lets you set up virtualization services on hardware you own and manage, saving money and boosting your peace of mind.

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Why Microsoft needs to solve the Windows Store 'crap app' crisis before Windows 9

Microsoft's setting the table to make Metro apps truly useful to desktop users in Windows 9, but it'll all be for naught if the Windows Store continues to emphasize quantity over quality.

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Toshiba Satellite Click 2 review: Bulky as a laptop; bulkier as a tablet

This detachable doesn’t deliver an ideal experience in either role.

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At IFA, spotlight will shine on smartwatches with better looks and connectivity

Google's Android Wear will be used on all but Samsung's latest product, the Tizen-based Gear S

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Namecheap says accounts compromised in hacking incident

The attackers are likely using a large list of credentials compiled by a Russian gang, Namecheap said

Six tips to building a huge social network

Use these expert tips to grow your social following.

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Why hackers may be stealing your credit card numbers for years

Hackers may have the upper hand for years as the retail industry slowly upgrades its systems, analysts said

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iCloud flaw may have allowed nude celebrity photos to leak

An iCloud flaw reportedly made it easier to crack users' passwords, allowing a hacker to access photos of celebrities and post them online.

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Sony Xperia Z2 review: A powerful smartphone wrapped in Sony style

The Sony Xperia Z2 has a lot of power under the hood and a great design, but since it's only available in its unsubsidized form, you'll need to ask yourself how much you're willing to spend.

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Reconnaissance code on industrial software site points to watering hole attack

Attackers are using a sophisticated Web-based tool to gather information on potential targets, researchers from AlienVault said

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Europol launches international cybercrime task force

The FBI and the UK National Crime Agency are part of the team