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Microsoft's Build 2014 conference: What we know, what we expect

Microsoft's developer conference will usher in the "Spring Update" to Windows 8.1, and more news on Microsoft's touch-based Office suite.

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How hackathons can become more female-friendly

Women seem particularly scarce at hackathons; this nonscientific survey offers suggestions for making them feel more welcome.

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Use for mystery 'Google Barges' revealed -- yawn, they're product event centers

Google says its large barges will be used to showcase new technology. They are not giant floating data centers or wild party boats, dang it.

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Apple announces Oct. 22 event, says it 'has a lot to cover'

Two fall Apple events are better than one! The folks from Cupertino will show off something new next week on October 22.

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Woz recalls his hacking pranks and online shenanigans

In his keynote address at a security conference, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak admitted he has enjoyed many adventures in hacking often for the sake of pranks, especially in his college days and the early years of working on computers and the Internet.

Mobile hacking contest offers $300,000 in bug bounties

HP TippingPoint's bug bounty program today said it will again sponsor a mobile-only hacking contest this fall, when it will put up $300,000 in prize money for researchers who demonstrate successful attacks against mobile services and browsers.

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The best of IFA 2013: 15 eye-grabbing laptops, cameras, smartwatches, and more

Most years, the IFA trade show in Berlin is pretty boring. In 2013, it's anything but.

Sony, Panasonic show consumer 4K camcorders

Sony is set to become the first company to offer a consumer-grade camcorder that shoots at four times the detail of today's best high-definition images.

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IFA security stops man accused of stealing from trade show

With millions of dollars of gadgets on display, the temptation to steal from some of the world's largest electronics trade show can prove too strong for some.

The ten most embarrassing, exploitative, soul-killing, downright dangerous tech jobs

Think your job stinks? Hope it isn't one of these.

September 4 could be the time for Samsung's Galaxy Gear smartwatch

The event would coincide with a prescheduled event for the Galaxy Note 3 on the same date.

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Computex 2013 attendance flat over 2012

The number of people who visited Taiwan's Computex exhibition this year appears to have failed to meet the expectations of organizers and was largely unchanged from last year.

Live Blog: Apple's 2013 WWDC keynote

All eyes will be on Moscone West in San Francisco, as Apple executives take the stage to kick off this year's Worldwide Developers Conference. Join us for live coverage.

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Computex 2013: Highlights from the Laptop and Tablet Extravaganza

Though Computex happens an ocean away from the United States, it’s a great show for PC lovers to keep an eye on. Here’s a roundup of our favorite gadgets from Computex 2013.

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Today at Computex: Company press events, Haswell in the spotlight

At Computex in Taipei Monday we'll hear from Acer, MSI, Asus and ARM as the companies tout their latest products. We also expect to see a number of Windows tablets and new laptop-table hybrids.

Teeing up for Taipei: Why Computex matters

Computex is coming next week. Why should you care? You'll know after reading this.