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Salesforce takes another swing at Microsoft with chatbot building tools

Companies have another set of tools at their disposal to build chatbots. Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff announced a new LiveMessage service that's aimed at connecting his company's Service Cloud with messaging services like Facebook Messenger and SMS. e

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35% off Omron 10 Series Bluetooth Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor - Deal Alert

With Bluetooth Smart, you can wirelessly connect to your online dashboard for a digital record of your blood pressure readings. That way it's easier for you to track your progress and take the right steps to manage your heart.


OpenStack Newton serves up a heaping helping of scalability

The next release of OpenStack made its debut on Thursday with a raft of new features for better scalability and resiliency.

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Oculus Rift's new software drops the price of VR-ready PCs to $500

Oculus Rift's new asynchronous spacewarp feature helps lower the cost of entry for VR-ready PC hardware.

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Surface AIO rumors intensify with FCC filings for Surface-colored mouse, keyboard

Pictures of what appears to be a Surface-themed mouse and keyboard have appeared on the FCC's site, solid circumstantial evidence that a Surface all-in-one may be nearing completion.

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YouTube Music update improves sharing and preps for more playlist features

Some under-the-hood capabilities will eventually bring the kind of customization that you would expect from a dedicated music streaming app.

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5 reasons why the Pixel may have the best smartphone camera ever

The newest Google phone may be just what you want for all those great moments you want to capture.


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Mafia III for PC is locked at 30 frames per second

Early reviewers found a nasty surprise hiding in the PC version of Mafia III: A 30 frames per second cap.

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Oculus reveals Touch VR controller pricing and launch info, $49 Oculus Earphones

Six months after the release of the Oculus Rift, we finally hear more about its motion-tracking Touch controllers.

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Oculus teases a standalone Rift headset that blends the best of PC and mobile VR

Oculus wants to move beyond the Rift with a standalone, self-contained VR headset.

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Oculus provides a tantalizing glimpse at social VR's future

At Oculus Connect 3, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg provided a tantalizing glimpse at what social VR could become.

What CSOs can learn from the Yahoo breach

In the latest episode of Security Sessions, CSO Editor-in-chief Joan Goodchild talks about the implications of the Yahoo data breach, in which up to 500 million accounts were hacked. Joining Goodchild in the discussion is Kevin O'Brien, CEO and founder of GreatHorn, who offers advice to CSOs and other IT security leaders on ways to learn from this particular breach.

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When will your phone get Android Nougat?

Our continually updated list has all the latest details, announcements, and rumors to give you the best possible picture of when you'll get Android 7.0.


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67% off Etekcity 4 Pack Portable Outdoor LED Camping Lantern with 12 AA Batteries - Deal Alert

Whether used for camping, trick or treating, or power outages, this lantern will provide up to 12 hours of bright omnidirectional LED lighting to see your surroundings.

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FCC to vote on strict privacy rules for ISPs in late October

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will push forward with controversial privacy regulations that would require broadband providers to get customer permission before using and sharing geolocation, browsing histories, and other personal information.

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Cable and telecom are rivals again with new IoT networks

Comcast and the biggest U.S. carriers are taking their long-running rivalry to the internet of things. On Wednesday, Comcast said it would launch trials of LoRa low-power network technology.