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Oculus open-sources original Rift developer kit's firmware, schematics, and mechanics

"We don't want everyone to have to take the same risks we took. We just want to share the things we learned so you don't have to do that. We're all in this to build virtual reality together."

Samsung launches free'My Knox' app for securing its latest smartphones

Samsung on Thursday announced a free My Knox service that can synchronize email and contacts with a desktop computer, as well as two premium services for businesses.

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Missing Pieces: Oculus Rift rumors, Wasteland 2 arrives, and the rest of this week's must-know games news

This is the games news you need to know for the week of September 19. (There's finally an Xbox One controller built for PCs!)

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Report: Samsung to introduce premium-look midrange Galaxy A5

Maybe the only way we'll ever see Samsung release an all-metal smartphone is if we find a Genie to grant us a wish.

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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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New iPhone 6 Plus shipments to take several weeks

T-Mobile and others report it won't be in stock for several weeks.

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Report: Samsung partnering with PayPal on smartwatch payment

With Apple Pay looming, other companies are trying to jump on the mobile payment bandwagon.

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Tim Cook visits Palo Alto Apple Store line to launch iPhone 6 sales

Apple's CEO met customers and posed for selfies.

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The five most common tech support nightmares

Check out these cringe-worthy customer support fails.

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Screen size matters to Apple fans in line for the iPhone 6

Apple fans expressed a preference for the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus over the 4.7-inch iPhone 6

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Apple's iOS 8 fixes enterprise Wi-Fi authentication hijacking flaw

A weakness in Apple's Wi-Fi implementation could give hackers access to enterprise wireless networks, researchers said

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Google Play Store may finally start listing in-app purchase prices

You may soon be able to see how much that free app will really cost you.

Video: Apple's iPhone 6 goes on sale around the world

From Tokyo to Boston to Palo Alto, IDG News Service's Nick Barber and Martyn Williams cover Apple's iPhone 6 launch.

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Android L will turn on encryption by default

The next version of Android, due out before the end of 2014, will encrypt all devices by default.

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Malicious ads distributed 'on a large scale' by Zedo, Google's DoubleClick ad networks

The advertisements redirect victims to the Nuclear exploit kit, which tries to install the Zemot malware.

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Wasteland 2 review: A glorious post-apocalyptic love letter to old-school CRPG fans

Wasteland 2 embraces its CRPG legacy to become one of the finest--if bleakest--games released in recent memory.