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Report: Google's Gmail will soon include a time-limited Confidential Mode, UI redesign

Google appears to be preparing to unveil a new version of Gmail with a new look and feel, as well as protections for user email.

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Where's the YouTube Kids app for TVs?

Google says children should only use YouTube Kids, yet the app is strangely hard to get.

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Microsoft's new Cortana chief plans to put her smarts in more places

PCWorld sits down with Javier Soltero, who is now responsible for the Cortana digital assistant within Microsoft, to explain Microsoft's new strategy.

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ESPN+ isn’t really for cord-cutters

ESPN’s standalone service does nothing to fix the mess that sports streaming rights have become.

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Outfit your home with Amazon Cloud Cams for up to $70 off today

Amazon is selling discounted bundles of its Cloud Cam today as well as Echo Spot for $20 off.

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Apple’s original TV elephant in the room

Let's hope Apple's original TV shows aren't exclusive to Apple TV.

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Google Assistant's new voice command sends money to your contacts

On the heels of its Shopping Actions program that encourages stores to use Assistant to sell stuff, Google has unveiled a new way to send money to your friends using Google Assistant.

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Microsoft Teams marks its first birthday with a roadmap designed to battle Slack

Microsoft Teams will automatically translate and transcribe video chats in the future, one of several handy features to avoid the drudgery of video conferencing.

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The best—and worst—Netflix original movies

Netflix has produced a considerable number of films. Our guide will help you decide which ones are worth watching, and which are to be avoided.

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Spectrum quietly tries a la carte TV streaming, but restrictions apply

Hands-on with Spectrum's new a la carte TV streaming service

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YouTube TV changes: Can TV streaming services learn to say no?

YouTube TV couldn't refuse Turner channels, hiking prices to bring them on board.

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Romantic movies to stream this Valentine’s Day

Here are 20 great movies to watch with the one you love.

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It's time for accountability from streaming TV bundles

Streaming TV viewers shouldn't have to learn about reliability problems the hard way.

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How to watch the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang without cable

Ditching cable doesn't mean you'll miss all the Olympics action. Here's how to watch every moment of action for free or through a streaming service.

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Super Bowl streaming: What to expect in terms of video quality

Options abound for watching the big game without cable, but matching cable-TV quality is another story.

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