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Microsoft plans stable Windows 10 transition for businesses

Microsoft will offer a very reasonable means for businesses to transition to Windows 10, as conservatively or aggressively as they choose. But Microsoft's "Windows as a service" offering will still be pay-to-play.

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Possible Galaxy S6 schematics leak, offering more details about Samsung's next flagship phone

We've also seen several cases, indicating that it may not be long before we get to see the actual phone.

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This week in games: The Who embrace VR, Homeworld gets remastered, and more

Plus Battlefield: Hardline gets 'beta' dates, Bud Light gets free publicity, and Disney forgets the face of its father. Here's all the gaming news for the week of January 26.

World Tech Update: Apple Watch in April, drone crashes at White House, Motorola back in China

Coming up on World Tech Update this week, the Apple Watch is coming in April, a small drone crashes at the White House and Motorola is back in China after a two-year hiatus.

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Five to Try: Office helps you get work done, Satellina distracts you from it

Our picks for the new and updated Android apps and games you need to download now.

BT to test 500Mbps broadband over copper in two towns

Emboldened by successful lab tests, British Telecom wants to see how well G.fast performs in the real world

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Smart Lock for Chromebooks: Pair a phone and you can skip the password

Google's nifty new security feature hits the stable version of Chrome OS, though you'll need to take some extra steps to make it worthwhile.

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10 things Android had before iOS

iOS users like to brag about how their platform is making waves. More like riding the waves created by Android!

on greenbot.com

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Facebook edges into Foursquare territory with place tips on iOS

The social network will use a combination of Wi-Fi, GPS, and new Bluetooth beacons to show you location-based info.

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Microsoft updates cloud-based SQL Server to simplify management

The updates are aimed at companies that choose to run SQL Server on a virtual machine on Azure

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Google’s CFO admits company couldn’t keep up with demand for Nexus 6

The phone has been out of stock in the Play Store almost continually since launch, disappointing those who want that pure Android experience.

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These are the 3 smartphone strategies Samsung should borrow from Apple

Samsung's mobile business isn't doing so hot, so now is the time to borrow tactics from rivals—again.

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Google Glass 'reset' shows it's just the seed of an idea

Google hasn't given up on the concept of high-tech eyewear, but admits it must go back to the drawing board.

PCWorld News

Can't keep this bad boy down: ZeroAccess botnet back in business

After a six-month break the ZeroAccess botnet resumes click-fraud activity