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UK faults tech firm for not alerting authorities before soldier's murder

Tech companies need to take responsibility and start monitoring networks to spot terrorist activity, the UK said

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Zalman hardware warranties will be honored despite parent company's $3 billion fraud conspiracy

Fear not: Your Zalman warranty will continue to be honored, as the hardware maker is being spun off in the wake of its parent company's woes.

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Chromecast snags Nickelodeon, Sesame Street, Comedy Central, and more

Google's $35 streaming dongle just keeps on getting stronger—though most of the recent additions are of limited usefulness to cord cutters.

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Today's Hot Deals: Lenovo Thinkpad Helix Ultrabook for $699, HP Envy Desktop for $654, and more

Why not take a break from Thanksgiving preparations to take a look at the discounts TechBargains is offering? Two portable bluetooth speakers for $24.99, a GOwalk wristband for $39.99 are just a few of the great deals available.

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Omega and other luxury watch brands target knock-off smartwatch faces

After battling counterfeit watches for decades, luxury brands decide to play watch face whac-a-mole.

5 easy tips for being your family's tech-support hero this holiday

The big family dinner isn't just about spilled eggnog and drunk Uncle Joey's inappropriate comments—it's also about getting enlisted as a free PC tech. Let Gordon show you the way...

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60 things European legislators don't want Canada to learn about air passengers

The European Parliament has put on hold an agreement to continue sending passenger data to Canadian law enforcers

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China's Xiaomi delays international push into some foreign markets

Xiaomi wants to first focus on India and Indonesia before expanding further

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Samsung 'eye mouse' helps the paralyzed use PCs, will be made open-source

Samsung has no plans to sell Eyecan+, saying instead that it will open-source the technology and design

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Google Fiber's gigabit-Internet service in Austin priced at $70 per month

The broadband service is already in Kansas City and Provo, Utah.

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Hands-on with HP's Stream 11, the $200 Windows laptop that wants to kill Chromebooks

HP and Microsoft have created a Windows laptop that's as small and cheap as a Chromebook. Is that an accomplishment? Mark Hachman dives in to find out.

San Francisco DA pushes for chip payment cards to curb fraud

Chip-and-PIN technology is a more secure system for making payments and San Francisco DA George Gascon is kicking off a campaign to encourage consumers and businesses to adopt the new technology.

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New IBM service shines a light on mobile device and app performance

The company is also unveiling cloud-based virtual desktops for mobile devices

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Regin malware linked to attacks on Belgacom, well-known cryptographer

Regin's targets have lead to suspicions that the U.S. and U.K. may have created it

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Office 365's spam filter gets smarter at sorting bulk mailings

The Exchange Online Protection email security engine rates these promotional messages on a scale of 1 to 9