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CloudFlare reveals 'Universal SSL': Free, headache-free encryption for websites

Having encryption is critical to advancing a more secure future of the Internet, according to CloudFlare

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Windows 9 Technical Preview page briefly appears online, named 'Windows TH'

These days it seems the biggest leaks come from the vendors themselves. Microsoft is the latest company to tip its hand by offering the next version of Windows to IT pros on a publicly accessible web page.

Microsoft Store getting New York Fifth Ave. flagship and 10 more locations

Microsoft's retail plan appears to have Satya Nadella's vote of confidence

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Improved patch tackles new Shellshock Bash bug attack vectors

Two new exploitable issues were found in the Bash shell and could lead to remote code execution, researcher warns

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How to remove the Windows shortcut arrow from desktop icons

You don't need a little arrow in the corner to tell you that icon is a shortcut. Here's how to remove it.

AT&T offers double data for family plans, but read the fine print carefully

Feel like you don't have enough shared data on your current smartphone plan? AT&T has a deal worth looking at, but it's only available for a limited time.

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China cracks down on iPhone 6 smuggling

Hong Kong Customs have been busy seizing iPhone models from suspected smugglers

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China blocks Instagram, 'tear gas' searches amid Hong Kong protests

Chinese websites including Baidu and Sina Weibo are blocking searches for "tear gas"

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Two scenarios that can make OS X vulnerable to the Shellshock Bash bug

Intego has seen some proof-of-concept exploits for OS X using Bash

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HP's Moonshot server now packs 64-bit ARM chips

HP is offering the chips as one of the options on a server that an handle different architectures