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Obama orders review of election hacks as Trump doubts Russia's role

President Barack Obama has ordered U.S. intelligence agencies to conduct a full review of the cyberattacks that allegedly tried to disrupt this year's election, as his successor Donald Trump casts doubt over Russia's possible involvement.

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Severe AirDroid vulnerability exposes users, patch incoming

Sand Studio says the update fixes a serious security issue in the latest release that exposed personal information to attackers.

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$49 Windows tablets, $1,000 PC discounts, and 50% off Xbox games highlight Microsoft deals

Microsoft's "12 Days of Deals" contain some hidden gems, including $1,000 off selected PCs, discounts on Groove Music and Xbox Live Gold, as well as sweet stocking stuffers. Today's deal: a $49 tablet. Skip it! We have a better offer.

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Samsung to brick remaining Galaxy Note7s through software update

Battery charging to be severed starting Dec. 19, but Verizon doesn't want to release the update.

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US mulls rules for airlines that plan in-flight Wi-Fi voice calls

The U.S. Department of Transportation is considering making it mandatory for airlines to inform passengers before purchasing tickets if they will allow voice calls using mobile wireless devices on board their aircraft, thus hoping to placate customers who could object to having co-passengers talking away on their phones in an enclosed space.

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More Samsung foldable phone rumors: The first one may arrive in 2017

A new report claims that two Samsung bendable phones may be on the way, including one that can still be used while closed.

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Super Mario Run's always-on Internet requirement could ruin the fun for many gamers

Super Mario Run—Nintendo's first mobile game—will require an always-on Internet connection to play, a requirement more common to console and AAA titles.

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Hulu finally makes subscriber accounts easier to share with multi-user profiles

Now you can keep the viewing tastes separate of up to six family members on Hulu.

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Three tips for dealing with an unruly desktop

A cluttered Windows desktop hampers productivity. Here's how to whip your desktop into shape.

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Five to Try: Bully brings schoolyard antics, and Trusted Contacts keeps you safely connected

Load up your Android phone with these hot new Play Store releases.

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Best webcam: Upgrade your video calls with higher resolutions and better features

With smartphones, tablets, and laptops all sporting built-in webcams these days, a dedicated one might seem unnecessary. But picking up our top choice will bring you unmatched clarity and low-light performance when chatting with your nearest and dearest—or a job interview panel.

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Singlecue Gen 2 review: This gesture-recognition device nearly provoked us into making some rude gestures

Controlling your TV, lighting, thermostat and other devices with a wave of your hand sounds like fun. It's not.

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Awesome tech gifts that cost less than $100

Make an impression this holiday with gifts that are cool and useful.

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Georgia says it's traced an attempted voter hack to the Department of Homeland Security

Georgia's secretary of state says the state was hit with an attempted hack of its voter registration system from an IP address linked to the federal Department of Homeland Security.

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Moore's Law lives on with speedy 7nm mobile chips coming in 2018

How do mobile devices keep get faster, thinner, and more power efficient? It's thanks to the quick advances in chip manufacturing, which help churn out smaller chips packed with new features.