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Obduction's long-awaited Oculus Rift VR support launches next week

If you've been waiting to experience Cyan's spiritual successor to Myst with all that modern VR hardware can offer, wait no longer. Okay, maybe one week longer.


Friday's DDoS attack came from 100,000 infected devices

DNS Service provider Dyn said that Friday's massive internet disruption came from hackers using an estimated 100,000 devices, many of which have been infected with a notorious malware that can take over cameras and DVRs.

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Everything Microsoft revealed today: Surface Studio, Windows 10 Creators Update and more

Microsoft announced a slew of new goodies at its Windows event in New York. Catch up on everything from the Surface Studio all-in-one to the Windows 10 Creators Update here.

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Microsoft's Surface Studio AIO by the numbers: Pricing and configuration details

Microsoft offers a range of Surface Studio hardware configurations. Here are details for every all-in-one PC available.

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Hands-on: Surface Dial could be Microsoft's next cult classic

Microsoft's Surface Dial for the Surface Studio probably isn't for everyone. But a small, passionate niche of digital artists will probably love it.

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Microsoft quietly unveils a Surface mouse and desktop keyboards for Surface Studio

The Surface Mouse, Surface Keyboard, and Surface Ergonomic Keyboard are designed for use with Microsoft's new Surface Studio all-in-one PC.

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Microsoft's Surface Book i7 doubles the GPU performance of its predecessor

Updated Surface Book i7 gets fatter GPU, slightly fatter body, and keeps the Fulcrum hinge.

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Report: Android Wear 2.0 will require you to install watch apps seperately

Google is trying to make the watch less dependent on the phone, but it could mean an extra step when you grab a new app.

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These are the 3 big reveals from Microsoft's Surface event

Microsoft unleashed a ton of Windows and Surface news on the world from New York on Wednesday, revealing new Windows features and brand new hardware. Here’s the run-down on the biggest news from the company’s two-hour-long presentation.

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AI and robots aren't gunning for your job, White House economist says

Artificial intelligence and robots aren't coming for your job anytime soon, the U.S. White House's chief economic advisor says.

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DDoS attacks from webcams, routers hit Singapore's StarHub

Following Friday's massive internet disruption in the U.S., a Singapore-based broadband provider reports it also faced two distributed denial-of-service attacks, forcing users offline.

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Google is planning a fix for the Pixel camera lens flare issue

If you've been seeing a halo effect on some of your images, with Google preparing new software to fix the problem.

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Emergency Flash Player patch fixes zero-day critical flaw

Adobe Systems released an emergency patch for Flash Player in order to fix a critical vulnerability that attackers are already taking advantage of.

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The free Windows 10 Creators Update will have all these upgrades

Windows 10's Creators Update is almost all about 3D creation, from good ol' Paint to HoloLens, but people matter, too. Check out all the new features here.

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Pixel demand is higher than expected, with some pre-orders being pushed back to November

You may have a better chance buying the phone directly from Verizon if you're willing to live with a locked bootloader.