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Making a work from home policy work for your business

Taking advantage of the benefits of telecommuting is easier than you think.

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Motorola Droid Turbo's latest leaked pics reveal rapid battery charger

The phone should be hitting Verizon stores soon, complete with Motorola's battery-replenishing, super charger.

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Lenovo Smartband fitness tracker with PC unlock feature appears on company website

There's no price or release date, only a promise to track your health and skip the Windows password prompt.

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Vulnerability in widely used 'strings' utility could spell trouble for malware analysts

Extracting text strings from binary files is not as safe as most people think, a security researcher found

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Use Google Maps and GPS offline on your Android device

Maybe your carrier has tight data caps. Or perhaps you'll be driving (or hiking) in an area with no coverage. Either way, you'll want maps and GPS that aren't dependent upon immediate Internet access.

The end of an era: Windows 7 consumer PCs halt production this Friday

It's the end of an era, as OEMs will soon end production of PCs with Windows 7 Home Basic, Home Premium and Ultimate pre-installed.

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Amazon fires a shot at Chromecast with $39 Fire TV Stick

The streaming TV dongle packs surprisingly beefy specs and supports Miracast mirroring, and it comes with a remote.

AMD's flagship Radeon R9 290X graphics card prices cut to an insanely compelling $300

Prices for AMD's Radeon R9 290X graphics card plummet even further in the wake of the Nvidia GTX 980's release--and yes, the dirt-cheap cards are eligible for AMD's offer of three free games of your choice.

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Fitbit gets fancier with Charge activity trackers, fitness-focused Surge 'super watch'

The fitness tracking heavyweight resists the race to the bottom with three new devices, including one with smartwatch features.

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Microsoft slashes Xbox One price by $50 for the holidays

Microsoft is already getting ready for the holiday shopping season with a $50 price cut on the Xbox One. Will this give Microsoft's console an edge over the PlayStation 4 as we close out 2014?

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Cortana gives voice to Fitbit’s Windows Phone app, her first in-app integration

The exclusive feature lets users add meals by voice. While the integration's not perfect, it suggests how other third-party apps could take advantage of Cortana's capabilities.

Rogue Tor 'exit node' server added malware to legitimate downloads

The server used a technique to append malware to legitimate code.

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Keep your tiny goblins safe on Halloween with these apps

Create a digital Halloween safety kit that will keep you in the loop of where everyone is and add some light to your haunted path through the neighborhood.