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HP has a new $200 laptop and by pushing the barrier to entry so low, they had to cut a few corners but the question is, did they cut too deep or is this a good buy at such a low price? Read more...

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An eight-person jury has decided that Apple was not being anti-competitive when it blocked third-party music players from iTunes and deleting non-iTunes songs from iPods without its FairPlay DRM. Read more...

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The Nest may have been released for some time in America, but it has only recently released the UK in its 2nd generation design. We check it out and see if all of the hype was really worth it. Read more...

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GTA V Online Heists seems to have taken the Rockstar developers a little longer than they had originally planned - but it's coming in "early in 2015" - for free. Now you can watch the video trailer. Read more...

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Dutch privacy watchdog said it will investigate Facebook over its new privacy policy which allows ads to be created with users' data and then shared with WhatsApp, Instagram and other websites. Read more...

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Amid the leaking of personal info by hackers, two former employees have filed a class action lawsuit against Sony for failing to protect employees' data. Read more...

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In the latest build of Windows 10, 9901, there have improvements to Storage Sense since the last time we looked at this feature, including a few hints about saving apps and games to an SD card. Read more...

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T-Mobile has unleashed a new component to their service dubbed "Data Stash" as part of their Un-carrier 8 movement. "Data Stash" allows users to rollover their unused data and accrue it. Read more...

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A few weeks after the LG G3 became the first handset in the world to get Android 5.0 (in Poland), the Lollipop update is now starting to roll out for the G3 in markets across Europe, and beyond. Read more...

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Zen Studios is at it again, this time releasing a table based on Spiderman and Venon. Does the table meet the high standards of the company, or it boring and not worth your time? Find out inside. Read more...

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Hundreds of thousands of WordPress websites have been infected by malware coming from a premium plugin. This then turns these websites into a malware distribution system, upon every visit. Read more...

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We knew it was coming and in the latest leaked build of Windows 10, FLAC playback is now supported natively in Windows Media Player which joins MKV in new media support for the OS. Read more...

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The Lumia 638 will be India's most affordable 4G Windows Phone when it goes on sale this week for Rs.8,299, and - unlike the Lumia 635 on which it is based - the 638 gets a full 1GB of RAM. Read more...

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A controversial game with a dark theme has been removed from Steam Greenlight campaign only after a couple of hours. The reason? Motiveless violence is all that has to be done in the game. Read more...

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NYC is looking to build a public Wi-Fi infrastructure with gigabit speeds in 2015. The project will supposedly be funded by advertising revenue and the first hotspots will be operational next year. Read more...

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Today's 12 Days of Deals offer is for the sports minded among us, with savings of $39.99 on a Fitbit Activity Tracker and Yurbuds Earbud bundle, but like the other deals, it's only available today. Read more...

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Sony has warned employees to watch out for fraudsters after hackers leaked their social security numbers, credit card details, bank info, healthcare details, and employment-related info. Read more...

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Microsoft has released a new patch that fixes a problem with the installation of an older patch that fixed issues with explorer.exe in Windows 10 Technical Preview build 9879. Read more...

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Microsoft now allows users to specify which of their secondary aliases can be used to sign in and out of their accounts. This makes lives easier and also improves security thanks to greater control. Read more...

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If you missed Black Friday and Cyber Monday specials for Xbox video games, Microsoft is offering some excellent discounts on digital purchases on Xbox Live through December 22. Read more...

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Google has released an in-depth list of its top search trends for 2014, including a country-by-country breakdown. Terms topping the global list include 'iPhone 6,' 'Ebola,' and even 'Flappy Bird.' Read more...

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In the middle of an appeals process, Microsoft is trying to fight back against the US government's demand on the company's customers' data, by going on a PR campaign to get the public on its side. Read more...

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Samsung may unveil its Galaxy S5 successor, the Galaxy S6, at CES 2015 in January, if new rumours are to believed. Read more...

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Microsoft has opened the doors to the Sway preview and at the same time, they have also added a bunch of new features to the platform too; Australia users can now download the iPhone app too. Read more...

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It's been a tough year for Microsoft on many fronts but perhaps none more important than the privacy of cloud data. Now, it seems the embattled company has support from an extensive cohort of allies. Read more...

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