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Skype sets a course for the cloud, abandoning older operating systems on the way

Skype is leaving behind its peer-to-peer roots and going all in on the cloud.

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IBM's Watson AI just landed a new job: helping Macy's shoppers

On Wednesday, retail brand Macy's announced that it's testing out a new mobile service that lets in-store shoppers ask Watson for help.

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Ten must-know tips for mastering Android TV

Flatten out the learning curve to Google's television platform by learning all the essential tips and tricks.

on greenbot.com

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8 insider tips to help you become a Pokémon Go master

Grab Pikachu as your first Pokémon, choose your ‘eeveelution,’ and reclaim your phone’s battery life with these Pokémon Go tips.

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6 ways to take charge of the stock Android keyboard

There's a growing list of customization options available on the "stock" Android keyboard. You can change the color of the keypad; you can also create your own background using an image from your camera roll. Read on for more.

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PowerDVD 16 gains 360-degree video playback: Here's how it works

The best retail video player has a new feature, and it's very cool.

on techhive.com

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Roon Labs' audiophile music server now streams tunes from Linux-powered NAS boxes

You no longer need a full PC to enjoy this awesome software.

on techhive.com

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Alienware Alpha R2 review: A tiny PC gets meaner, faster and louder

Alienware's updated Alpha R2 gets a big graphics boost over its predecessor.

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Businesses are rushing into IoT like lemmings

Two-thirds of companies are now using or planning to use IoT, according to a global survey by research firm Strategy Analytics. That’s up from just 32 percent last year.

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Now you can ask Twitter directly to verify your account

Twitter opens up the verification process for everyone.