posted about 5 hours ago on neowin
Microsoft was among many companies targeted in Lizard Squad's hack-for-hire services. The cybergang became notorious after forcing PSN and Xbox Live to go offline on Christmas last year. Read more...

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posted about 6 hours ago on neowin
Netflix has announced it won't renew its content-licensing deal with Epix, which will cost it several blockbuster movies. Instead, Netflix says, it will focus on exclusive content. Read more...

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posted about 10 hours ago on neowin
The new Playstation 4 1TB model is reportedly using outdated hardware, first used in the console at launch. Recent revisions have upgraded minor faults, leaving the older editions to be re-purposed. Read more...

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posted about 11 hours ago on neowin
If your feed on Instagram BETA app for Windows Phone isn't refreshing, you're not the only one facing an issue. The app currently appears to be broken and there is no word on a fix yet. Read more...

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posted about 19 hours ago on neowin
Recently, an employee of Thomson Reuters has accidentally sent an email to 33,000 of his colleagues. Ironically, many employees replied to the message, using the "reply all" button. Read more...

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posted about 20 hours ago on neowin
The hype surrounding the gold iPhone 5S left consumers hungry for gold-colored phones. A Vietnamese company are now dipping Samsung Galaxys into a real gold tank to fuel the growing demand. Read more...

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posted about 20 hours ago on neowin
Xbox Live appears to be suffering from some severe bandwidth issues across the United States and Europe, with users reporting extremely slow download speeds; Microsoft is investigating. Read more...

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posted 1 day ago on neowin
From 'Windows 110' and Acer's "empty shell", to Swatch's smartwatch silliness, more Ashley Madison fallout, and uTorrent's play to make you pay, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news. Read more...

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posted 1 day ago on neowin
The BlackBerry 'Venice' has been getting plenty of exposure since its unofficial unveiling at MWC 2015. Today, new high-quality images of the Android handset have leaked, giving us the best look yet. Read more...

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posted 1 day ago on neowin
It looks like AT&T and T-Mobile might be getting first dibs on Microsoft's upcoming flagship devices. If the rumors are true, the two carriers will offer the handsets ahead of its competitors. Read more...

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posted 1 day ago on neowin
The newest update to the ongoing Call of Duty: Black Ops III beta has opened the test to all Xbox One and PC gamers, without the need for a code. A new map and Specialist Class have also been added. Read more...

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posted 1 day ago on neowin
New Apple products are expected soon and that includes a new generation of Apple TV devices. Aside from processor upgrades, one big feature could sell this platform to casual gamers. Read more...

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Ashley Madison is a website that helps encourage the act of adultery, and for its illicitness, hackers took it down. But isn't infiltrating a system illegal as well? Read more...

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posted 1 day ago on neowin
Google has dealt Adobe a rather large blow with its move to pause all Flash ad content by default starting on September 1st, it already converts its own AdWords ad content to HTML5. Read more...

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posted 2 days ago on neowin
If you're one of the 75 million people who have upgraded to Windows 10 in the last month, we're eager to hear what you think of the new OS so far - join in our latest discussion and have your say! Read more...

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posted 2 days ago on neowin
Razer has announced a new Xbox One controller designed for professional players with premium features such as trigger stops, carbon steel analog sticks, built in audio controls, and button remapping. Read more...

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posted 2 days ago on neowin
A Taiwanese manufacturer demonstrates a bendable screen that sends input to a phone's operating system. Perhaps someday the screen can warn users if it bends too much in your pocket? Read more...

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posted 2 days ago on neowin
Finding out where you can legally fly a drone in the U.S. will soon be a lot easier. The FAA's new drone app is now in beta, with the finished app expected by the end of the year. Read more...

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posted 2 days ago on neowin
It's been a month since Microsoft launched Windows 10, and 75 million PCs are already running the new OS - is yours one of them? Vote in our poll to let us know if you've upgraded, or still waiting. Read more...

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posted 2 days ago on neowin
Screenshots from an unreleased Windows 10 Mobile build suggests users will be getting some new connectivity options. Most notably, Ethernet over USB and potentially some new network sharing options. Read more...

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posted 2 days ago on neowin
Despite having an external graphics amplifier, Alienware laptops are to gain Thunderbolt 3 ports and improved displays. Despite the upgrades, these models do not include Skylake processors. Read more...

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posted 2 days ago on neowin
The Bluetooth 'Rolly' keyboard folds down into a tiny portable package, and offers up to three months of usage from one AAA battery. LG says it's an 'industry-first', and it goes on sale next month. Read more...

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posted 3 days ago on neowin
In connection to the recent release of user data of internet cheating community Ashley Madison, Noel Biderman, the CEO of its parent company, Avid Life Media, has decided to step down. Read more...

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posted 3 days ago on neowin
While users of Windows 10 Home were initially unable to defer updates to Store apps, it now looks like Microsoft has gone back on that policy and enabled the option in cumulative update KB3081448. Read more...

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posted 3 days ago on neowin
Apple still hasn't revealed official sales figures for its Watch, but industry analysts at IDC say that it shipped 3.6 million units last quarter, taking 19.9% of the global wearable devices market. Read more...

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