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Intel wants to put the smart into your smartwatch with data, analytics and chips

Intel may be late to the IoT game but it's working hard to catch up, emphasizing its data centers and analytics offerings as much as its chips.

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This War of Mine review: Exploring the horrors of war through civilian eyes

This War of Mine conveys some horrific truths about civilian life during warfare, and it does so in a way that only video games can accomplish.

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Kindle app update adds X-ray, push notifications, better audiobook controls

New flashcard sets and a better library system add some study prowess to the king of ebook apps.

More than 30 vulnerabilities found in Google App Engine

Researchers escaped the Java sandbox on the cloud platform and executed code on the underlying system.

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Free game alert: EA's giving away SimCity 2000 (a.k.a. The Best SimCity)

Origin's new 'On the House' promotion just went live, and it's one of the best city building games of all time.

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LG's next G Watch may bring 4G to Android Wear, but at what cost?

While all Android Wear smartwatches currently require a nearby smartphone for connectivity, that could change early next year with the rumored “LG G Watch R2.”

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Security group lays groundwork for a future without passwords

The FIDO Alliance encourages stronger use of biometrics and hardware tokens instead of passwords to identify users.

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Microsoft delivers Office mobile management in Intune update

Microsoft offers tools to manage not just devices but the apps running on them and the services they connect to.

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DOJ: Companies need to trust gov't on cybersecurity

U.S. companies should recognize that criminal investigations are different from surveillance, a DOJ official says

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TigerText revamps UI, analytics in crowded enterprise mobile messaging market

The app is now also simpler to deploy by IT departments

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Google's expansion to cars and TVs will be powered by Android Studio apps

The company is hoping to convince developers to create multiscreen apps with new development environment

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Uber banned in Spain as pressure on company mounts worldwide

It's turning out to be a bad week for Uber, as it faces a growing number of bans

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VLC's Android media player app finally exits beta and hits the Play Store

Chromecast support is supposed to be in the works, but it didn't make the cut into this version.