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Google adds more privacy controls to its Hangouts app

The update gives you more control over how people can reach you through Google's instant messaging service.

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Former Hacking Team developer reportedly in contact with a terrorist group

Disgruntled employees deny planning to sell an antidote to the company's surveillance software

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This week in games: Kerbal Space Podracer, World of Warcraft expansion talk, Mafia III, and more

Plus Oculus goes Pixar, Firaxicon details, Endless Space 2, and so much more. This is your gaming news wrap-up for the week of July 27-31.

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Comcast-owned NBC stations say 'no' to Sling TV ads

Sling's mockery of “Old TV” might have hit too close to home for the cable-TV giant.

New Google Glass for businesses will reportedly attach to other eyewear

A consumer-focused version of Google Glass is also said to be in the works.

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Italian police shutter Dark Web marketplace

Italian police have shut down a Dark Web marketplace offering illegal goods ranging from child pornography to forged luncheon vouchers, and seized 11,000 bitcoin wallets worth about 1 million euros, authorities said Friday.

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Windows 10 superguide: Everything you need to know

Learn all about Windows 10's free upgrade, killer new features, and availability.

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Read-it-later app Pocket testing recommendations in public beta

Pocket wants to be the "Save Button for the Internet," and it needs your help.

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Windows 10 Mobile may not reach as many phones as Microsoft hoped

The free upgrade will require Microsoft's Lumia Denim update, which more than a third of U.S. Windows Phones don't have.

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Ad group urges FTC to reject right to be forgotten in US

Enforcing the European regulation in the US could open the door to other rules.

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Sharp TVs won't be made by Sharp anymore

The Sharp TV brand isn't going away, but the company is shutting down its manufacturing plant and licensing the name to Hisense.

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Hacker steals login credentials of Bitdefender business users, attempts blackmail

The hacker exploited a vulnerability in an outdated software component to extract information from a single server

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You may be waiting 'a few weeks' for your free Windows 10 upgrade, says Microsoft

14 million PCs are already rocking with Windows 10, but your PC may not be among them for a few weeks yet.