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Free game alert: Origin's giving away Theme Hospital

If only we could cure 'Hairyitis' and 'The Squits' in real life.

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Plex for PlayStation now available in the U.S.

It came to other parts of the world first, but the Plex app for the Playstation 3 and 4 is now available stateside.

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Chinese smartphone brands conquer more of the market in 2014

Samsung and Apple, however, remained the two leading brands

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Should you cut the cord? A guide to decide for 2015

Ask yourself these 9 questions before you decide to drop your cable- or satellite-TV subscription.

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Piper NV review: Icontrol adds night vision to its connected-home hub/security camera

Night vision is a major new feature for this camera, but Piper still lacks a number of features compared to some other DIY connected-home platforms on the market today.

on techhive.com

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Wednesday, January 21

Big day for Windows 10 ... Ellison's on stage for data center unveiling ... Net neutrality gets more presidential firepower ... and more

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Even Google makes mistakes: 4 Android features that failed

Most of what Google does with new versions of Android works out well, but some new features are flops.

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Microsoft's Lumia Camera app looks like a big improvement for Lumia phones

Microsoft showed off Lumia Camera in advance of the Windows 10 consumer reveal. The app's quick-shooting, creative features look excellent.

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Upgraded Atlas robot still no disaster superman

The unplugged version of the experimental humanoid can work for one hour of 'mixed mission' operation

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The 15 best Chromebook keyboard shortcuts for faster productivity

Chrome has a few of Windows's old reliable tricks, and then it has even more. Learn its tricks and fly through your apps and browser tabs like a pro.