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Meet Arrow, a new Android launcher from Microsoft's Garage

The home screen replacement is another foray into Android from Microsoft's in-house idea foundry

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Hands on with Windows 10's Windows Hello: It just works

Windows 10's facial authentication feature recognizes you when you sit down in front of your PC. One day, it could kill the password.

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Amazon proposes drone superhighways in sky

Prime Air co-founder outlines idea to allow thousands of drones into airspace.

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Huawei starts work on Guinea's first fiber-optic cable

The project will deliver 77 exchange points

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Amazon Launchpad store will sell goods from startups

Startups should have products that can ship immediately or within 90 days, Amazon said.

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Obama won't pardon Snowden, despite petition

The NSA leaker should return to the US and face charges, an Obama advisor says.

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Salesforce tools let customers snap together new mobile apps

Modular components can be snapped together using a drag-and-drop interface

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Intel, Micron announce new 3D XPoint memory type that's 1,000 times faster than NAND

You heard right: The new 3D Xpoint memory will perform 1,000 times faster and last 1,000 times longer than today's NAND memory. And it could be out as soon as next year.

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KDE unveils Plasma Mobile, a free and open Linux OS for phones

Make room, Ubuntu Touch. KDE's Plasma Mobile also has plans to bring Linux to phones.

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Darkode cybercrime forum might be making a comeback

The forum's last administrator has plans to restore the site, with better protections against law enforcement investigations

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Google Now voice commands now work for some over-the-top messaging services

WhatsApp, Viber, Telegram, WeChat, and NextPlus now play nicely with the 'OK Google' command.

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Google: Lock up your Compute Engine data with your own encryption keys

The company didn't say whether it will offer this feature to its other Cloud Platform services

iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have raised cameras.

T-Mobile's new iPhone promo solves the “buy now or wait” dilemma

Jump On Demand subscribers can buy a new iPhone now and upgrade this fall with no change in their monthly bill.