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Sonos Boost promises to eliminate network dead spots on a Sonos network

The streaming audio company continues to stay one step ahead of the competition.

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Scientists harness smartphones as cosmic ray detectors

University of California researchers aim to build world's largest detector

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Small teams, big deployments

These companies fearlessly found solutions to major data problems, all the while keeping their staff size lean and efficient.

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Why SnapSaved’s hack proves Snapchat itself isn’t secure

It’s too easy for third-party services to tap into Snapchat’s API and save your “disappearing” data.

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This is the Nexus 6, says notorious gadget leaker

Evan Blass of @evleaks sure has a working retirement, as he dropped a watermark-free image of Google's upcoming phone.

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Google adds online chat to Apps support options

The new support service is for Google Apps admins and will be available in English at first, Google said.

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S-money invites French Twitter users to make their payments public

A French mobile payment service now allows person-to-person payments via Twitter -- but all transactions will be public

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Meet Blueshift Hydrogen, the supercapacitor-powered Bluetooth speaker that may outlive you

Blueshift's new crowdfunding campaign aims to launch a slew of new speakers and accessories, all rocking environmentally conscious, open-sourced designs.

on techhive.com

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Dropbox says it wasn't hacked after 7 million alleged user credentials appear online

The credentials leaked by an alleged hacker online were likely stolen from other services, the company said.

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Windows 10 Preview stats: Two-thirds of testers live dangerously

Who needs a safety net? A big majority of Windows 10 Technical Preview testers scoff at the safety provided by virtual machines. Here's how to take the proper precautions before dumping the Preview on your hard drive.

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Google Express adds more cities, a monthly service charge, and booze

The search giant gets serious about same-day delivery.

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VMware again lets users run virtualized desktops locally with Flex

Employees get a desktop they can use without Internet access and IT keeps control of it

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SAP gives on-premises software customers assurances, even as it pushes the cloud

Business Suite customers will have full control over when they move to the cloud, SAP says