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TorrentLocker ransom rampage encrypts 285 million files and counting

ESET reveals secrets of crypto menace.

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TAG Heuer's smartwatch plans aren't limited to Intel

The luxury watchmaker says it's planning multiple partnerships and eying acquisitions

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These Norton-approved jeans can keep hackers out of your pants

Betabrand is teaming up with Norton to keep hackers out of your pockets, literally.

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Microsoft helps crack developer problems with Bing-based tool

The Bing Developer Assistant now works with C#, but more languages are on the way

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Google Drive gets Gmail attachment capabilities, Open Doc Format support, and more

For two years you've been able to share links to Drive documents with just one-click. Now, you can send actual attachments.

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Firefox in-browser fundraiser begs for cash as Mozilla scrambles to diversify income

Mozilla has been running a fundraiser from within its Firefox browser, a program that will run through the end of the year.

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Sony's new wearable display transforms any glasses into smartglasses

Sony's latest answer to Google Glass, the Single-Lens Display Module links to smartphones

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Netflix wins Dutch patent suit, can keep operating as usual

It is a big win for Netflix, which faces similar patent claims in the US

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The best Android phones, tablet, and watch of 2014

From phones to tablets to smartwatches, here's our picks for the best Android device releases of the year.

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ACDSee Pro 8 review: New editing features plus online storage

Though occasionally awkward, this photo/image organizer and editor is efficient and powerful. New editing tools, subscription-based access, and online storage with integrated access sweeten the deal for version 8.

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Dropbox users, try these: Hands-on with the free Mailbox and Carousel apps

Dropbox does more than stash stuff now. The email and photo-sharing apps are bonus features well worth exploring.

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Daum Kakao will release taxi-hailing app in South Korea

By working with local taxi associations, the company hopes to avoid the resistance faced by rivals such as Uber Technologies

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Tokyo court hears lawsuit against Apple over laptop charger pins

Supplier Shimano Manufacturing wants a sales injunction and US$8.4 million for patent infringement