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Microsoft today added two more titles to the list of Xbox 360 games that are backward compatible with the Xbox One. Today's new additions include Boom Boom Rocket and Syberia. Read more...

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Microsoft today announced an update for Office 365 users. The update includes quite a few new features, such as Researcher, Editor, @-mentions in Outlook, and Zoom for PowerPoint. Read more...

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A ton of information has been revealed about Nintendo's new NX console, including its Nvidia Tegra processor, use of 32GB game cartridges, and lack of backward compatibility, among other details. Read more...

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Microsoft today announced the Xbox Games with Gold for the month of August, 2016. Next month's free titles for Xbox Live Gold members include Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate, WWE 2K16, and more. Read more...

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After publishing details of the new handset prematurely today, BlackBerry has now officially announced the DTEK50, an upper-mid-range device running a "hardened" version of Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Read more...

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T-Mobile announced today that the company has added 16 new partners to its Binge On service, bringing the total amount of content providers to over 100. New additions include Apple Music and more. Read more...

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Verizon Communications has officially announced that it will acquire Yahoo for $4.83 billion. It will integrate the company with AOL, which will help Verizon towards its internet business. Read more...

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While the 2TB Launch Edition of the Xbox One S will begin shipping next week for $399, you can now pre-order the first bundles with the 500GB ($299) and 1TB ($349) versions of the new console. Read more...

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With today's highlighted deal, save $39.96 off the price of CrossOver 15 for Mac or Linux. Run your favorite Windows apps and games right on your Mac and Linux computers. Read more...

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In response to the escalating threat from ransomware, Europol has worked with the Dutch Police, Intel Security, and Kaspersky Lab to develop a new portal to help victims decrypt their data for free. Read more...

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Huawei will take on Xiaomi's 6.44-inch Mi Max phablet with an even bigger device of its own. The Honor Note 8 will be unveiled on August 1, with an octa-core processor, up to 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. Read more...

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BlackBerry's new mid-range Android phone prematurely appeared on its site today, revealing images of the device, along with key specs - including a Snapdragon 617 SoC, 3GB RAM, 16GB storage, and more. Read more...

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Microsoft announced Halo Wars 2 at last year's Gamescom press event, bringing another round of Halo as an RTS to the masses. Get a deeper look into what's happening with the game's newest "Vidoc". Read more...

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Steve Kondik has refuted rumours that Cyanogen Inc. will pivot to apps following staff layoffs. He also re-affirmed Cyanogen Inc.'s support for the community-led ROM, CyanogenMod. Read more...

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Google is updating Nexus and Android One devices with a new spam caller detection feature, which marks potential telemarketers and spammers and allows users to block and report these numbers. Read more...

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Google has launched its Emergency Location Service feature for Android devices in the UK and Estonia. The feature sends location data to emergency services, and will be expanded internationally. Read more...

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Starbucks has been promising an app for Windows phones for months, but today, a reference to the app showed up on the company's website, which should indicate that it's coming soon. Read more...

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Following on from its rollout of build 14393.3 a few days ago, Microsoft has released a further cumulative update to Windows 10 Anniversary Update build 14393, available for Insiders in the Fast ring. Read more...

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Microsoft recently updated the Cortana app for iOS, adding the ability to set photo reminders. Cortana will also remember what you tell it and will be able to recall what you said. Read more...

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Microsoft has announced that its new Authenticator app will be available for iOS, Android, and Windows from August 15. The app will combine consumer authentication with Azure Active Directory. Read more...

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Looking for something a bit different? This 10.8-inch tablet has 4GB RAM, 64GB storage, USB 3.0 Type-C, and stylus support - and along with Windows 10, it also runs Android apps through the Remix OS. Read more...

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After announcing a beta version of the app over a month ago, Microsoft formally announced Viber for Windows 10. The app is available for "all your Windows 10 devices", including phones. Read more...

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The next iPhones are expected to go on sale on September 16, after being unveiled earlier in the month - and according to one report, they'll be branded as 'iPhone 6SE', rather than 'iPhone 7'. Read more...

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A year after announcing plans to license its OS to other manufacturers, Jolla has revealed that the first third-party device running Sailfish is now available, priced at just over $80. Read more...

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After the Microsoft Store permanently cut the price of the Lumia 650 by 25% to £119.99 earlier this month, its price continues to fall at other UK retailers - it's now available for just over £105. Read more...

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