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Endoscope surgery robot uses air power for a steady touch

Surgeons can move their head to change the view inside a patient's body

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Windows 10's inquiring minds: How Hello and Cortana get to know you very, very well

Tell Cortana about yourself so she can search better for you. Teach Hello what you look like for instant logins. These services are useful--if you give them your data.

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Windows 10 is already installed on 14 million devices

Microsoft wants to have the operating system on 1 billion devices in a few years.

Researchers improve de-anonymization attacks for websites hiding on Tor

Attackers controlling entry nodes on the Tor network could find the location of hidden services or unmask users visiting them

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Uber investing $1 billion in India, targets 1 million daily rides

India is the largest market for Uber outside the US

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Lawmakers headed to Silicon Valley to push tech companies on diversity

Recent data released by tech companies show low representation in their workforce for women, Hispanics and blacks

This cloud helps Special Olympics track data for 4.8 million athletes.

The Microsoft Cloud gives Special Olympics instant access to key performance and health data for every athlete, no matter where they are. Microsoft Azure and Office 365 help streamline the management of 81,000 events across 170 countries each year. So the focus can be on changing the lives of athletes, and that’s the true victory.

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The big three record labels threaten to boycott YouTube, according to reports

The labels apparently feel they’re getting a raw deal from the video-streaming service.

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Cisco's pay package for CEO Robbins is a sweet deal

The incoming chief could bring in more than $16 million in his first year

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Mozilla CEO blasts Microsoft over Windows 10 defaults

Mozilla's Chris Beard calls setting Edge browser as default a "dramatic step backwards".

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Meet Aquila, Facebook's unmanned Internet drone

The aircraft is designed to provide Internet access to people in underserved areas, Facebook said.

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Android for Work gains mobile-carrier support

Blackphone maker Silent Circle has also jumped on board

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Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, MirrorLink: Most 2016 Volkswagen cars will have all three

The company's new MIB-II infotainment system will be compatible with all three smartphone-car interfaces. The first floor models will arrive in dealerships next week, VW says.

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Windows 10's launch was a bit bumpy, but people seem to like it

Users and reviewers complain of bugs, but overall impressions of the operating system seem favorable