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17% off Sensi Wi-Fi Programmable Thermostat, Alexa Compatible - Deal Alert

Sensi thermostat makes it easy to remotely control and schedule the comfort of your home using your phone, tablet or PC. Currently discounted 17% on Amazon.

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Google Trips is here to tame all your unruly travel plans

The Android and iOS app taps summarizes your details and lets you save it offline for easier access while traveling.

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How Xbox Project Scorpio and the PS4 Pro can play 4K games: Visual compromises

Microsoft has confirmed that the next-gen "Project Scorpio" Xbox will run games at native 4K resolution. But hitting that goal likely involves some compromises.

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Report: Samsung's overzealous efforts to beat Apple lead to battery woes

Sleepless nights, fickle decision making, and other intangibles may have sown the seeds for an unprecedented consumer crisis.

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Oracle is also getting in on the chatbot revolution

Oracle has a new tool aimed at making it easy to create chatbots that access business systems.

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Games yanked from Steam after developer sues users for nasty negative reviews

Valve has removed Digital Homicide's games from Steam after the developer sued users for nasty review comments.

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Q&A: Intel's PC chief on drones, cars and the death of mobile Atom chips

IDG News Service spoke with Venkata Renduchintala, Intel's second-in-command, on a range of topics including VR headsets, IoT, automotive cars and competitors and the decision to cut products.

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New Skype Preview lets Windows 10 Insiders manage phone texts on PCs

Windows 10 Insiders on build 14926 on both a PC and a Windows 10 Mobile device can now send and receive texts from a single app.

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Cisco patches Equation group exploit in IOS, IOS XE and IOS XR devices

Cisco Systems has patched a vulnerability similar to one exploited by a cyberespionage group believed to be linked to the U.S. National Security Agency.

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V-Moda Crossfade Wireless headphone review: Musical excitement, with or without wires

These Bluetooth headphones will have DJs and audiophiles alike tapping their toes to the beat.