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Microsoft considering Raspberry Pi-like development boards for Windows Phone, RT

The company hasn't yet said whether it will offer the hardware boards for makers

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LG's G3 Stylus has low-res 5.5-inch display and 13-MP camera

The smartphone will cost between US$200 and $300 without a contract when it ships next month

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Twitter expands European advertising network

Twitter expanded after experiencing 'tremendous growth' in the region, it said

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Silicon Valley tech companies use underpaid black and Latino workers, says report

The workers supplied by middle-men are paid low wages and benefits, according to a study

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Netcore, Netis routers have hardcoded password, Trend Micro says

More than two million of the devices on the Internet may be vulnerable

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California passes law mandating smartphone kill switch

The law is likely to affect smartphones sold around the world

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Pay $5 more, get four times the data with T-Mobile's revised Simple Starter plan

Wireless carriers continue to one-up each other, as T-Mobile boosts the data offered through its entry-level wireless plan to 2GB.

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Amazon's $970 million buy gives Twitch the best of both worlds: Money and freedom

Amazon offers Twitch major league resources AND continued independence -- a combination that likely wouldn't have been possible if the video streaming site was bought by YouTube.

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Report: NSA built 'Google-like' search engine for metadata

ICReach sought to provide easy access to billions of pieces of communications metadata

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VMware CEO: Be brave and partner

This year's VMworld conference brings a flurry of new technologies from VMware and its many partners

You’ll never believe how Facebook plans to fight click-bait

It turns out that readers don’t like terrible headlines that give no information, so Facebook is changing its News Feed algorithms once again.

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Planet Labs begins launching second set of satellites

The satellites will compete with Google's Skybox Imaging

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Reports: Amazon will pay $1 billion to buy video-game streaming site Twitch

The deal was reached after talks with Google cooled, The Wall Street Journal said