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Windows 8.1 clearance sales begin as Windows 10 looms

With Windows 10 a few days away, vendors and stores have begun "clearance sales" of Windows 8.1 PCs.

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Why Sony vows to stay in the smartphone business: The Internet of Things

Squashing sale rumors, Sony's Hiroki Totoki says the smartphone plays too important of a role in controlling a vast array of connected devices.

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LG's ultra-thin touchscreen panels will enable lighter, thinner notebooks

LG's AIT panels are coming to a notebook near you.

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Qualcomm: A flood of cheap LTE smartphones is on the way

Products powered by the Snapdragon 210 processor have been slower to arrive than the chip maker expected

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OnePlus 2 leaks show sleek, Nexus-style build with fingerprint sensor

OnePlus claims its new fingerprint scanner unlocks the device faster than Apple's Touch ID.

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Lenovo's proposed ThinkPad Retro is like stepping back into 1992

Lenovo wants to create a retro ThinkPad laptop that embraces design touches from the clamshell's unassuming past.

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Microsoft's finalized Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps for Android phones exit beta

The preview period is over. The official versions of Microsoft's new Office apps for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are now available for Android phones.

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Why most of us will miss out on Windows Hello, Windows 10's facial recognition feature

The expensive depth cameras needed to make it a reality will appear on high-end PCs, but not across the board.

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Review: The Lenovo LaVie Z is crazy-light and surprisingly fast

We review the world's lightest 13-inch laptop and find it to be fast, truly light, but weighed down with compromises too.

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Samsung pushes out app to fix missing quick settings in Galaxy S6, Edge

It's an unusual solution for a software fix, but at least you won't have to contend with this annoying bug anymore by grabbing the app.

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OnePlus teases Snapdragon 810 processor for OnePlus 2, promises no overheating

The OnePlus 2 will use the infamous Snapdragon 810, though it's been re-engineered for much cooler performance.

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Cortana gets her own button on Toshiba's back-to-school Satellite and Radius laptops

Hey kids, you'll be able to call up Cortana from your keyboard, a nice bonus on top of getting Windows 10.

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HP announces back-to-school Envy and Pavilion laptops with USB-C and detachable screens

The convertible Pavilion x2 highlights HP's assortment, which also offers choices between AMD and Intel CPUs.