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Microsoft has started rolling out the latest Xbox One system update for all current owners of the console, with a number of improvents and additions such as friend notifications and more. Read more...

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Reports suggest that HTC is planning to release a plastic-body variant of the HTC One M8 smartphone, which will be significantly cheaper than the original aluminum version. Read more...

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Solar powered drone company Titan Aerospace has been acquired by Google, who plans to use their products for its 'Project Loon' global internet venture. Read more...

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Microsoft has announced that developers can now submit apps that work with Windows Phone 8.1, along with universal apps that can work on Windows 8, RT and Windows Phone platforms. Read more...

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A 14-year old Dutch girl from the Netherlands was arrested after she posted a note on Twitter that appeared to be a terrorist threat against American Airlines but was in fact written as a poor joke. Read more...

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Google's most recent Chrome OS feature looks strikingly similar to the snap feature Microsoft created for Windows 8, positioning to the left or right side at a fraction of the screen size. Read more...

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Microsoft may have finally killed off its Scroogled campaign against Google, based on comments from a member of its Bing team on Yabbly, that have since been deleted. Read more...

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Microsoft has released a developer preview of Windows Phone 8.1 and we have compared the OS to Windows Phone 8 to see if there are any improvements under the hood that boost performance. Read more...

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The Developer Preview version of Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.1 supports Apple's Passbook feature, but it's currently unknown if Apple has given its approval for this addition to the OS. Read more...

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Microsoft has now released Windows 8.1 Update from its Volume License Service Center, along with Windows Server 2012 R2 Update and Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Update. Read more...

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According to recent reports from a top analyst, Apple has been negotiating with carriers to increase the price of their upcoming iPhone 6 -- up to $100 more than previous models. Read more...

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Microsoft has announced its Office Online apps will be getting updates today, adding some new features. Also, the Word, PowerPoint and OneNote Online apps are now available in the Chrome Web Store. Read more...

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T-Mobile has announced that beginning in May for bills that are issued in June, it will ditch all overage charges for all of its plans, and challenged AT&T, Verizon Wireless and Sprint to do the same. Read more...

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Joe Belfiore, the leader of the Windows Phone team, used his Twitter account this weekend to answer some questions about the newly released Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview. Read more...

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Microsoft has included its Data Sense app in the Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview regardless of whether carriers include it in their standard updates or if they supported it in Windows Phone 8. Read more...

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Microsoft has released a new Voice Search app from its MSDN team for Windows Phone 8.1, made for app developers to see how to integrate the Cortana digital assistant features in their apps. Read more...

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Noted Internet rumor source "evleaks" claimes to have a list of the codenames for many upcoming Nokia devices, which include names like "Superman" and "Moonraker". Read more...

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If you live outside the US and want to play with Cortana, a simple tweak of some settings will give you access to the feature right now without having to wait until it is available in your region. Read more...

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We have taken the three popular digital assistants and put them in side-by-side for a few tests to see how each performs when asked a series of different questions and the results are a bit intriguing Read more...

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Microsoft's WIndows Phone 8.1 is a massive update to the platform that brings Cortana, new personalization features and enterprise options that raises the Windows Phone bar, once again. Read more...

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Windows Phone 8.1 is now available for users on the 'Preview for Developers' program. But if you haven't signed up yet, it's not too late - and we've got the info to help you on your way. Read more...

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People can enter their normal sleep schedules, select where they will be going, and what kind of light they'll be exposed to so that Entrain can then create a personalized sleep schedule. Read more...

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With a simple swipe of your finger across the scanner, you will be logged in instantly to make payments either online, or at select brick and mortar stores. Read more...

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In the wake of GameSpy shutting their servers down, all is not lost with these beloved titles. EA is finally showing some love to their fanbase after the debacle that was the Battlefield 4 launch Read more...

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Amazon UK is currently selling the Xbox One Titanfall bundle for just £349, which is the same price that the retailer is currently selling Sony's PlayStation 4 console. Read more...

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