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If you're on Verizon's FiOS service, the company has some good news for you: from today, it's introducing a huge boost to its upstream speeds, with uploads up to five times faster, free of charge. Read more...

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Another week and more leaks of the Start menu have found there way to the web and this time there is a bonus screenshot showing the Windows Store on the desktop as well but it's currently locked down. Read more...

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Apple has released another update to iOS 8 and OS X 10.10 that will bring more stability to the platform and is available now to developers via the App Stores on each device. Read more...

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Microsoft has released a new promotional video for the Xbox One. It shows of some games due for release later this year, while a quote from Rocky is read out by Sylvester Stallone in the background. Read more...

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The newest entry in the Dance Central franchise will hit Xbox One on Sept. 2 and come with 10 songs, though content purchased for previous entries will be compatible with the new game. Read more...

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Marques Brownlee uploaded a follow-up to his previous video that showed a sapphire iPhone 6 display panel being torture testing, but this video shows that it may not be made of pure sapphire after all Read more...

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Sony has finally released their flagship handset for 2014, the Xperia Z2. The handset is priced $50 less than its MSRP and will be available in three colors and can be bought online. Read more...

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Russia has stated that it is working to move away from foreign software products like Microsoft's Windows in favor of home grown software as a result of rising political tensions with the US. Read more...

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Touting several refinements and a new 5.5-inch Quad HD display, LG has brought to market the new LG G3, bringing a resolution and pixel density above anything else we've seen out there. Read more...

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Microsoft TechEd has been consigned to the Great Cloud in the Sky. It will be replaced in 2015 by a new super-conference that will also incorporate its MSM, Exchange, SharePoint and Lync events. Read more...

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Chinese manufacturer Gionee looks set to launch the thinnest smartphone ever, at just 5mm-thick - but the device doesn't exactly have flagship-class specs, with a 1.2GHz quad-core CPU and 1GB RAM. Read more...

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Microsoft has filed for a patent for a device that looks a lot like Google's Glass and it is referred to as a 'wearable behavior-based vision system', make the jumps to see pics of the device. Read more...

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One of Cortana's key features is that it allows developers the ability to tap into the power of the platform and thanks to a home-automation company, Cortana will soon be able to control your home. Read more...

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Leading file sharing site The Pirate Bay says that traffic to its site has doubled since internet service providers began blocking access to it, with a third of its traffic still coming from the US. Read more...

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Microsoft has launched an official accessory for its new Nokia Lumia 930 in the form of a protective case which also fits its sister Windows Phone 8.1 handset, the Lumia Icon. But is it any good? Read more...

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Although there are robots which aim to tackle daily tasks, Jibo wants to be the first affordable one to earn a place in your home and the project has passed its Indiegogo goal already. Read more...

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Windows 8.1 update 2 is right around the corner and thanks to a few leaked documents, it looks like August 12th will be the day that the update is released as part of Patch Tuesday. Read more...

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Reports suggest that a 12in Macbook Air was supposed to ship with a Retina Display by late-2014, but was delayed due to shortages. The 11 and 13 inch models are said to be on track for release. Read more...

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A man from Peru has managed to find his stolen car thanks to the "Find My iPhone" feature on his iPad which allowed him to track the whereabouts of the culprits and report to the cops. Read more...

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What would you like to know about the new Nokia Lumia 930? While we're testing it ahead of our full review, we'll be answering your questions about Microsoft's new Windows Phone 8.1 flagship. Read more...

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Google's Larry Page is said to have expressed frustrations over Samsung's wearables strategy in a 'tense' meeting - but Samsung isn't happy either, privately referring to Google as a "bully". Read more...

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Want to get to grips with what's on offer in Windows Phone 8.1? Microsoft has put together a helpful site, including easy-to-follow demos on some of the most useful features in its latest OS update. Read more...

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Microsoft's recent round of nearly 18,000 layoffs has done more than kill several major projects like Xbox Studios: It has severely impacted their relationship with major advertising partners. Read more...

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Microsoft's search engine, Bing, has continued to grow in marketshare and for June, it has climbed once again as Yahoo has hit a new law for usage share but Google is still the top player. Read more...

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If you thought paying for "horse armor" was bad, then check out the latest DLC being offered up by Sony for the latest Killzone game on the Playstation 4. If something smells bad, it's probably this. Read more...

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