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Buyer beware: 3 out of 4 Steam Early Access games haven't been finished

Steam's Early Access model is a great way to support small game developers and fresh ideas, as long as you don't expect to ever play the finished product.

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Three ways to ensure that your startup will fail

A successful startup needs more than just a good idea. Here are the most common ways startups fall short.

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Now you can DJ your Uber ride with in-car Spotify streaming

No word on whether drivers can dock your star rating based on terrible music taste.

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Verizon Wireless just made it more expensive to cancel your contract

Early termination fees are one of the worst parts of a two-year carrier commitment. Now Verizon's is even worse.

BadUSB: What you can do about undetectable malware on a flash drive

We've known for years that malware can spread via portable storage. But BadUSB shows that scanning the drive may not be sufficient.

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Report: 'Facebook for Work' to take on Yammer and Slack

There's no shortage of enterprise-centric Facebook facsimiles, but now Facebook itself may be looking to enter the fray.

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What's next for Nokia? A mysterious black box

Set-top box? Chromebox? The answer will be revealed soon.

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Meet the Tesla K80: Nvidia's most powerful graphics card yet has an insane 24GB of RAM

Nvidia's in 2016 will release graphics products with the NV-Link interconnect, which is five times faster than PCI-Express 3.0

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Apple strikes App Store deal with UnionPay, China's massive bank card provider

Apple's App Store will now accept UnionPay, China's only domestic banking card provider

Intel turns to light beams to speed up supercomputers

Intel's optical technology will light up supercomputers next year

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Shellshock-exploiting Bash malware targets embedded devices running BusyBox

Attackers use malware dubbed Bashlite to scan for and install backdoors on routers and other systems running BusyBox

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Fujitsu hides secret messages for smartphones inside LED light sources

Just aim a smartphone camera at a lit object and an app calls up relevant information