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Netflix says Popcorn Time's easy-peasy movie piracy is a serious threat

Popcorn Time isn't even a year old yet, but it's already on Netflix's radar as a competitive threat. Is piracy truly on the rise in the age of streaming services?

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Purism's high-end, open software-stuffed Librem 15 laptop hits crowdfunding goal

Purism reaches its fund raising goal and will build laptops that could eventually be free of proprietary software.

BlackBerry CEO John Chen proposes profoundly stupid 'app neutrality' law

BlackBerry's developer support has sunken so low that the company is now seeking a government bailout.

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Spotify's Touch Preview makes song sampling painless

Spotify has a new solution for previewing songs to save them to your music collection or creating a play queue on the fly.

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Windows 10 for phones: A change in name, but not in core features

The most important change may be the name: Windows Phone has vanished in favor of Windows 10. But aside from some iterative changes to apps, change does not seem to be a-coming.

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Google, Facebook, Apple spent record amounts on lobbying in 2014

As many others cut back, a new breed of tech company doubled down on influencing Washington.

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iPhone 6 Plus gaining steam in China

The iPhone 6 Plus is significantly more popular in China than in the U.S., according to AppLovin.

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Atlassian fixes critical vulnerability in development collaboration products

The flaw can be exploited to execute malicious Java code on servers

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 960 graphics card review: Maxwell meets PC gaming's sweet spot

Nvidia's $200 GTX 960 aims for the mainstream enthusiast 'sweet spot' and hits it dead center.

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Nvidia releases GeForce GTX 960 at a surprisingly low price

Nvidia's new GeForce GTX 960 comes in a shockingly low $200 and has features cards that cost twice as much don't have.

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Hulu's next original series steals talent away from YouTube

Video Game High School creators RocketJump and Freddie Wong sign on with Hulu for an eight-episode original comedy.

Latest Firefox beta gives users more control over data

Users and websites will be able to manage what data is sent to other websites.

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Dropbox for Windows Phone highlights Microsoft's cross-platform future

The two companies are competing and collaborating on PC, tablet and smartphone integration