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Observation review: Old science fiction meets New Weird in this 2001: A Space Odyssey homage

No Code's follow-up to Stories Untold once again manages to combine the everyday with the extraordinary in bizarre and compelling ways, in what's sure to be one of 2019's best games.

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How Google's Huawei license ban could change Android and smartphones forever

Google has informed Huawei that it will be pulling its Android app and Play Store license, leaving the future uncertain for the both companies.

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Amazon's huge one-day PC sale slashes prices on laptops, mice, keyboards, and more by up to 50%

Grab some PC gear at a great price with Amazon's one-day sale.

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Vizio 2019 product showcase: The value-oriented manufacturer has an impressive lineup

Vizio TVs and soundbars get better every year while maintaining down-to-earth prices, which is great news for consumers.

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RoomMe promises to make your smart home more intelligent

This ceiling-mounted occupancy sensor triggers smart home devices based on who enters the room.

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Windows Sandbox: How to use Microsoft's simple virtual Windows PC to secure your digital life

Microsoft's Windows Sandbox creates a safe space where you can try suspicious software or sites without risking your 'real' PC. Here's how to use it.

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Need a dragon fix after Game of Thrones’ finale? Head to Elder Scrolls Online’s Elsweyr expansion

Dragons steal the spotlight again in Elder Scrolls Online's Elsweyr expansion, and there are plenty of politics and undead, too.

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Save $100 on the luxurious Bowers & Wilkins PX Active noise-cancelling wireless headphones

Amazon is selling the Bowers & Wilkins PX Active noise-cancelling wireless headphones for 25% off, its lowest price yet.

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Google pulls Huawei's Android license: 5 reasons not to panic (yet) if you own a Huawei phone

Google is reportedly pulling its Play Store and Android app license from Huawei due to pressure from the U.S., government, but that doesn't mean your Huawei phone is turning into a brick.

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Logitech's couch-friendly K600 TV keyboard has never been this cheap

The Logitech K600 TV keyboard isn't perfect, but it's much better than typing on a clumsy handheld remote.

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The Lutron Aurora handily solves the smart bulb, dumb switch predicament

This battery-powered dimmer retrofits toggle switches controlling Philips Hue and other Zigbee smart bulbs, so they can’t be turned off by accident.

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FileShadow review: 100GB of free online storage plus local data backup and consolidation

FileShadow consolidates your local and online data into one search-able and share-able 100GB repository. For free. The PC client is a pig, but the service is otherwise a gem.

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How to use Siri for hands-free Apple TV control

Siri can control your Apple TV with hands-free voice commands. Here's how.

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Marshall Stanmore II Voice review: This voice-controlled Bluetooth speaker has the iconic look of rock royalty

The sound quality is fairly good overall, especially with rock music, but I had several problems with its operation.

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Asus ZenFone 6 hands on: Flipping the script to take on the OnePlus 7 Pro

The ZenFone 6 isn't another forgettable handset from Asus. In fact, it might be one of the best mid-range phones of the year.