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In a new blog post on Microsoft's Australian Partner site, the company has confirmed that after one year, Windows 10 upgrade will not be free for consumers who are upgrading to the new OS. Read more...

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Today we're proud to announce a giveaway where you can choose one of three Android devices: a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, Huawei P8 or LG G4 are up for grabs, and no, it's not limited to the U.S. Read more...

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The Russian government wants to reduce its dependence on foreign software, and has announced plans to develop its own smartphone operating system, based on the open-source Jolla Sailfish OS. Read more...

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As its G4 flagship begins rolling out around the world, LG has unveiled two new members of the family: the G4 Stylus, with a larger screen and digital pen; and the smaller G4c, with more modest specs. Read more...

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More than 140 tech giants, security experts and government investigators are urging President Obama to stand against government backdoors and weakening encryption in the nation's software. Read more...

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The U.S. President now has an official Twitter account, and the very first exchange somewhat trolls former U.S. President, Bill Clinton when answering a question about the account. Read more...

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It looks like all those rumours of an Apple-branded TV were right. Unfortunately, the company decided to shelves plans for such a device 'more than a year ago' according to a new report. Read more...

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The TechSpot PC Buying Guide offers an in-depth list of today's best desktop PC hardware, spanning 5 unique budgets. Whether you're a newbie seeking guidance or a seasoned enthusiast, we've got you. Read more...

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It's been a decade since the release of an original Doom title and it looks like Bethesda is planning to resurrect the franchise with a new release expected to hit E3 2015. Read more...

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Microsoft's de-cluttering service, Clutter, made its way into Office 365 late last year. After several months, Microsoft is going to enable the feature by default with intent to save users time. Read more...

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ASUS has officially launched the Zenfone 2 in the U.S. market and will be offering two versions of the device starting at $199 off-contract. ASUS will also offer a higher end model priced at $299. Read more...

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It's been a while since we got a glimpse at Apple's next HQ, Campus 2. Luckily, a new drone video has been released that gives us a brief look at the work being done. Read more...

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Casey Hudson, best known as a lead on the Mass Effect franchise, has been named the new creative director of Microsoft Studios, overseeing HoloLens and Xbox game development. Read more...

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Microsoft is building a new browser called Edge and at a Build Tour event, the company said that it has no plans to bring the next-generation browser to other platforms at this time. Read more...

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One of the latest Windows 10 builds to make its way outside of Redmond introduces a new tab page that has the top news stories, a URL bar in the center of the page and a list of your top sites. Read more...

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Today, we're pleased to offer a deep discount of 92% off this Interactive Coding Bootcamp course, which normally costs $499, and can now be picked up for just $39 via Neowin Deals. Read more...

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Microsoft released its latest Windows 10 Mobile preview last week, introducing various new features, but also a fair few bugs. We're eager to hear how you're getting on with build 10080 so far. Read more...

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Six year old Humza Shahzad got his first smartphone at the age of two, and his first laptop six months later - and he's now passed an exam earning him certification as a Microsoft Office Specialist. Read more...

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Many users were being greeted by a 'Working...' message when trying to download an app from the Beta Store in build 10080. Luckily, this issue has now been fixed, though your mileage may still vary. Read more...

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After the LG G4 was announced last month, the new flagship handset will go on sale in its first market this week, and will soon be available around the world through 180 carriers and retailers. Read more...

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Not all handsets will get Update 2, but more devices are starting to receive it, and the latest is the BLU Win HD LTE, which the company has confirmed will also be upgraded to Windows 10 Mobile. Read more...

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Less than a month after its last promotional discounts on its Surface Pro 3, Microsoft is once again offering money off its flagship tablet - but only for one of its mid-range configurations. Read more...

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You aren't dreaming. After many years of battling third party developers and fans, Snapchat's support Twitter suggested that the company is planning to release an official app for Windows Phone. Read more...

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Eyeo GMBH, the company behind the popular web browser addon, AdBlock Plus, is rumoured to be creating a full on web browser for Android, for release on May 20th. Read more...

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On Friday we learned what sort of rig Oculus Rift owners should have to experience the VR headset "at its peak" the team followed up with a post that OSX and Linux development has been paused. Read more...

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