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Android 5.0 Lollipop FAQ: What you need to know about Google’s biggest release yet

The future is almost here for the Android platform, and it's sweeter than sugar on a stick.

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Android Influencer: Motorola Senior Vice President Steve Horowitz

The man behind both Android and the Moto X's always-on listening abilities chats about his life as an Android user.

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POODLE’s bark is bigger than its bite

A flaw in the SSL encryption protocol leaves vulnerable systems open to attack, but it’s an old, outdated protocol that most systems no longer use.

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Alibaba partners with U.S.-based Quixey for mobile app search in China

Alibaba had previously provided funding to Quixey last year

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Twitter Audio Cards let you play tunes while browsing

Users can listen to music, podcasts and other content directly in their timeline

Barista robot serves coffee in Tokyo

The humanoid machine was preparing coffee as part of Japan Robot Week, which focuses on partner robots for everyday tasks.

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Bigger screen size draws Beijing customers to Apple's iPhone 6

Apple began official iPhone 6 sales in China on Friday

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Hackers strike defense companies through real-time ad bidding

Malicious advertisements are being 'micro-targeted' at defense companies, Invincea said

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Drupal releases patch for severe SQL injection flaw

The flaw could allow an anonymous attacker to execute arbitrary PHP code

Google's ambitious broadband plans include testing wireless technology, filing shows

Reuters reports that wireless millimeter-wave technology could be part of Google's broadband future. Don't think of it as high-speed, ubiquitous wireless broadband, but rather a cost-saving measure for its Google Fiber infrastructure.

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Linksys jumps into the 4x4 and tri-band Wi-Fi frays with its new E8350 and EA9200 routers

The E8350 and EA9200 join the WRT 1900AC. Confused by the company’s E, EA, and WRT branding? We’ll sort it out for you.

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Google misses forecasts, while cost per click also dips

Challenges in the mobile market continue to be a factor, Google says.

Chipmaker AMD will cut staff by 7 percent

AMD's layoff news comes just a week after Lisa Su took over as CEO.

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Google Play Games' new nearby multiplayer capabilities make it easier to play with pals

The new Google Play Games lets players challenge one another if they're in the same room.