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Steam Machines and 3D cameras: How Dell's using innovation to draw attention

The Alienware Alpha console and razer-thin Dell Venue 8 7000 are only the beginning.

How to use the Tor Browser to surf the web anonymously

Want to stay private online? Tor's browser and a few easy rules of the road can help you do just that.

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Chrome Apps for Mobile upgraded to feel more like native apps

Google's project to bring Chrome apps to mobile continues with new capabilities to give Chrome apps that native-like feel on mobile.

EU tells Google to make more concessions or face charges in antitrust dispute

The European Commission competition chief said there were solid arguments against several aspects of Google's proposals

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Turn service incidents into sales opportunities with proactive support

Your support strategy should be about more than solving issues. Here's how to make customer support a critical tool for building loyalty.

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Toshiba’s Tecra C50 series laptops signal new push into SMB market

The PC builder uses its enterprise-hardware smarts to broaden its business base, building lower-cost laptops that are still durable, secure, and ready for a fast-paced workday.

Massive Steam 'Discovery update' makes it easier to find games you actually want

With new personalized recommendations, a smarter homepage, and community curators Steam just got a whole lot easier to explore.

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10 Android features that still make it better than iOS 8

Your friends are still waiting in line to buy a new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus, while you're inside your cozy house customizing the heck out of your Android device.

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The five most common tech support nightmares

Check out these cringe-worthy customer support fails.

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The best apps for freelancers

Invoicing, time-tracking, even legal help are all available on mobile apps geared to the self-employed or extremely small businesses. Some of them are even free.

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AT&T shanghais cord-cutters with $40 deal that has plenty of strings attached

AT&T's new U-verse bundle lures you in with basic cable, Amazon Prime, and HBO Go, all for $40 per month. But if you read the fine print, that price will change dramatically in a year's time.

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iPhone 6 Plus Display is the best there is (well, almost)

DisplayMate analyst Ray Soneira calls the iPhone 6 Plus display the "best performing Smartphone LCD display that we have ever tested." Which should make it the best, period, right?

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Sorry, Netflix and Hulu: YouTube is the top spot to watch TV online

It's not just cat videos—YouTube is the most popular place to watch TV online.

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Report: Dell, HP held merger talks with EMC as PC hardware makers scramble to get out

Storage giant EMC recently called off merger talks with Hewlett-Packard, and has reportedly talked with Dell as well.

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Nvidia debunks moon landing conspiracies with new GTX 900-series 'Maxwell' GPUs

If you weren't already convinced by Buzz Aldrin punching someone in the face, Nvidia would like a few words with you conspiracy theorists.