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VLC update adds in-app extensions, resume playback, Android TV support, more

The latest version of VLC is ready for prime time and it has some nice features users will appreciate.

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Ericsson seeks US sales ban of Apple iPhone, iPad in patent lawsuit barrage

In a barrage of nine lawsuits filed Thursday, Ericsson alleges that Apple's iPhone and iPad infringe a total of 41 of its patents

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Remote access vulnerabilities in D-Link routers remain unpatched

The worst one could allow a remote attacker to change DNS settings

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Hackers exploit router flaws in unusual attack

The attack changes the DNS settings of a router using default login credentials, Proofpoint said

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Friday, February 27

FCC votes in new U.S. net neutrality rules ... IBM pumping $4 billion into cloud ... Superfish-style attacks seen ... and more tech news

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10 situations where you should really leave your phone in your bag

Don't be rude! Nobody wants to see you take a selfie at a funeral.

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Six ways to make your iOS or Android phone easier on the eyes

These settings will make your screen a bit easier to read, from boosting the size of text to zooming your display with your fingertips.

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Foxconn expects robots to take over more factory work

In three years, Foxconn will probably use automation to complete 70 percent of its assembly line work

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Why GDC 2015 will be a glimpse into PC gaming's future

SteamVR, DirectX 12, glNext, Nvidia...something. This year's GDC is a doozy. Here's the lowdown on what to look out for next week as the conference kicks off.

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Hey moms and dads: Here are three great kids’ movies to stream as you wait for Noggin

Our resident movie critic has some great streaming recommendations for grownups, too.