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Cortana app reportedly heading for Windows 9

Microsoft's digital assistant, Cortana, is a mainstay of Windows Phone. For Windows 9, however, she'll be "just" an app.

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DisplayMate: Samsung's Galaxy Note 4 has the best smartphone display on the market

It's technically not out yet, but DisplayMate has already given it some of the highest accolades.

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Facebook's TODO project is a big push to evolve the world of open source

The project aims to improve how open source software is developed and consumed

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Moto X preorders begin September 16

A small supply of the Moto 360 will also be available Tuesday.

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Using social media as a customer support tool

In the world of support, social media can be a powerful tool. Here's how to successfully incorporate social media into your support strategy.

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3 ways Microsoft can ruin Minecraft, and 3 ways it can make Mojang even better

Microsoft's $2.5 billion acquisition of Mojang could give it the money to take Minecraft to the next level, or it could shackle it with proprietary restrictions. Let's hope for the former.

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Panasonic's CM1 camera is actually an Android smartphone

The upcoming Android phone packs a 1-inch image sensor on par with dedicated cameras.

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Open-source project promises easy-to-use encryption for email, instant messaging and more

Pretty Easy Privacy system aims to make encryption of written online communication accessible to masses

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Just upping the resolution risks turning 4K into a dud

An increase to at least 60 frames per second and better color reproduction is equally important.

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Android One goes on sale in India, $105 phone marks a new era for Google

The $100-priced phones may get Android L before you do!

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Windows 9 leak shows Storage Sense and Wi-Fi Sense coming over from Windows Phone

The next version of Windows could make it easier to get online and clear up storage space.

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Microsoft bringing more mobile, cloud products to China with new subsidiary

Microsoft has recently been facing regulatory obstacles in China

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Here's Markus 'Notch' Persson's farewell letter to Minecraft fans

Microsoft is buying Minecraft maker Mojang for $2.5 billion, and Notch is saying goodbye.