Don't-Miss Software Stories

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OneNote gets easy video embedding and many more new features

Microsoft announced a veritable bonanza of new features for its OneNote note taking software across multiple platforms on Thursday. Here's the breakdown.

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Minecraft steps into virtual reality as Samsung Gear VR Edition appears in Oculus Store

Minecraft: Gear VR Edition went on sale Wednesday in the Oculus Store, selling at $7 to download. The game includes all the features of Pocket Edition, but redesigned to work with the $100 Samsung Gear VR headset.

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Tinder Social alarms users by showing Facebook friends

Turns out some people want to keep their online dating habits private.

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Microsoft enhances Office 2016 collaboration with tools that track team input

Many of us have wondered, "who's been editing my document?" Now you'll know, because Microsoft has added a number of collaboration tools to the Office 2016 client for Office 365, together with some tweaks to its mobile apps.

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The Android TV remote app for iOS is as bare-bones as the Android version

Tap, swipe, type: Android TV gets an iOS app for when your hardware remote goes missing.

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Official mod support finally reaches Fallout 4 with the Creation Kit launch

It took six or so months, but Bethesda's finally released the official Fallout 4 mod tools—and in-game mod browsing.

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Google Calendar takes the headache out of scheduling work meetings

Google Calendar's Android app has a new feature aimed at taking the headache out of scheduling meetings.

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HTC doubles down on VR with new Vive X accelerator

HTC announced it will lead a $100 million virtual reality accelerator fund to cultivate the VR ecosystem by supporting startups.

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Can AI beat you at Foosball? Yes. Yes it can

AI has already proved its prowess in chess, Jeopardy and the ancient game of Go, but it's now come out victorious in yet another arena: the classic game of Foosball.

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Skype for Business finally makes its way to the Mac

Microsoft has launched a new beta of Skype for Business that runs on Mac, following its launch of a revamped work communication product last year.

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Microsoft Word Flow keyboard goes live and free for all iPhone users

Microsoft’s free iPhone keyboard supports gesture typing, one-handed mode, and customizable backgrounds.

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Doom will be AI's next big gaming challenge

AI may have trounced humanity in the ancient game of Go, but it remains untested in countless other gaming arenas.

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This week in games: Free Rocket League, Hitman gets more offline-friendly

Plus: Guitar Hero MMOs and VR porn in Vegas. This is your gaming news for the week of April 18 - 22.

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Google and Microsoft agree to end regulatory battles

Google and Microsoft have agreed to end a long-running regulatory battle and will stop complaining to government agencies about each other.

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Mammoth Windows 10 Insider preview adds new Anniversary Update features galore

Microsoft releases Build 14328 for Windows 10 PCs and phones with dozens of new features, including Anniversary Update features galore.