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Intel envisions smarter autonomous cars with Altera FPGAs

Intel said FPGAs could be used in autonomous cars and IoT devices.

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Google Play Services 8.4 update details family groups, app invites, and other new tweaks

We're finally close to a launch for Google's take on sharing Play Store content with family members.

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Here's what Marshmallow brings to Android Wear

The latest APIs bring Marshmallow's new permissions model, optimizations for round and square watches, and new wrist gestures.

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LG unveils its new 'G Pay' mobile payment platform

The service could do well in Korea where LG has large market share, but it will be an uphill battle against Google and Samsung in the U.S.

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How to save Windows Store apps to external storage in Windows 10

The Window 10 November update brings lots of little tweaks to Microsoft's operating system including the ability to save your apps to external storage.

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Windows' thumbs.db files: What they are, and what to do when they get in your way

Windows loves to create thumbs.db files, but they can cause problems, especially on a network. Here's what you can do about them.


Sprint’s compelling new promo: Switch from another carrier, cut your bill in half

Switch to Sprint from another major carrier, and it'll cut your bill in half for two years.

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Google Play will soon warn you when apps have ads

If you're wondering whether that free app you've had your eye on has ads, you'll soon be able to tell at a glance.

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Assassin's Creed Syndicate PC review impressions: This gorgeous, mostly smooth game is no Unity

Wherein we try to answer one simple question: Does it work better than Assassin's Creed Unity?

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Microsoft pulls Windows support from Intel's Galileo boards for makers

Microsoft is pulling support for Windows 10 from Intel's Galileo board, saying the computer does not meet minimum hardware requirements.

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Intel's first processor with performance-boosting FPGA to ship early next year

Intel will ship its first Xeon server chip with a programmable FPGA from Altera in the first quarter next year, some 18 months after announcing work on the product.

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How tech led to the death of France's public enemy #1

The suspected mastermind of last week's terror attacks in Paris, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, has died in a police raid. Investigators were led to him by wiretaps and an abandoned telephone.

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Smart home security could come from a glowing rock next year

Home IoT security startup Dojo-Labs thinks it can reduce the complexity of a home full of connected devices to three colors: red, orange, and green.

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Microsoft Dynamics AX: A new ERP is born, this time in the cloud

Enterprise software has long been associated with clunky interfaces and a long learning curve, but Microsoft is aiming to change all that with Dynamics AX, the next generation of its flagship ERP system.

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AMD Radeon R9 380X review feat. Sapphire: The best graphics card for 1080p gaming, priced to fight

AMD's Radeon R9 380X fills a gaping hole in the world of graphics cards, and it's competitively priced, too.