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Bitcoin companies move ahead in Africa

BitX closed a funding round, while Bitsoko won a Gates Foundation grant

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Google's Nest smart thermostat yanked from the Apple Store

HomeKit-enabled devices are slowly rolling into Apple's world, and Google's Nest Learning Thermostat is rolling out.

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Hilarious Google Maps easter egg answers age-old question: 'Are we there yet?'

Google Maps ain't taking your sass this summer, missy, so watch it!

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Windows 10: What to expect on July 29

If you're not a Windows Insider, you may have to wait past launch day as Microsoft rolls out the upgrade in waves.

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Couch computing: How to browse your PC's videos from your tablet

Embrace the power of Windows built-in folder sharing and you too can enjoy saved media on your Android tablet from nearly any room in the house.

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More details emerge about the Cityman and Talkman Lumia phones

Microsoft hasn't released a flagship Windows phone in more than a year. This fall we may finally see a Lumia worthy of the upcoming Windows 10 rollout.

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Intel, Microsoft working to squash Windows 10 battery life bug

Intel acknowledged Thursday that it is working with Microsoft to eliminate a bug that can cut battery life of Windows 10 PCs.

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Google boots 'porn clicker' malware from Play Store

The fake apps visit porn sites in order to click on ads

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LinkedIn makes it more difficult to download your contacts list

Gone is the option to instantly export your contacts.

Rhapsody celebrates 3 million users

Rhapsody/Napster subscriber base hits 3 million, up 50 percent from last year

The paid-only service thanks high-profile rivals for raising awareness about streaming.

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Media streamer buyers guide: Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Nvidia Shield Android TV & Roku compared

Shopping for media-streaming hardware? You've come to the right place. This is the definitive guide to choosing precisely the right model for your unique needs.

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Sticker shock looms over Dish's mobile strategy

The FCC is looking to reject $3.3 billion in discounts on spectrum licenses

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Amazon posts a profit as AWS sales nearly double

Amazon earned $92 million in the second quarter on higher overall revenue