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AMD's CEO recently let slip that Microsoft intends to launch the new Windows 10 operating system at the end of July, in time for the back to school campaigns and fall promotional sales. Read more...

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Norway will be the first country in the world to switch off FM radio in 2017 - but with just 20 months to go until the shutdown begins, 45% of Norwegian homes and 80% of cars are still not DAB-ready. Read more...

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Despite signaling that it may exit the market, Sony has revealed its latest smartphone, the Xperia Z4. It features a 5.2-inch screen and a wide-angle 20.7MP camera in a metal-and-glass body. Read more...

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Samsung has decided to ditch its corporate logo on the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge when it gets sold in Japan. Instead, the two flagships will be marketed using local carriers' branding. Read more...

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Microsoft is re-integrating one of its start-up subsidiaries charged with open-sourcing technologies and engaging with the community, as the company ushers in new era of openness. Read more...

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"Portana" was a project that was unveiled at Droidcon 2015. The app is able to communicate with Microsoft's servers to create Cortana-like experience on Android. Read more...

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PayPal Here is back in the Windows Phone store after issues cut its original launch short. The app allows you to use credit and debit cards with the attachable mobile card reader. Read more...

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Police were called to an apartment complex in Tulsa after two roommates ended up stabbing each other while arguing over which is the better phone: an iPhone or Samsung's new Galaxy S6. Read more...

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Are you bored of the Windows 10 Technical Preview for phones' design? A Windows Phone enthusiast has created a concept of what he believes could be the ideal OS, a design which may please everyone. Read more...

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A new build of Windows 10, build 10064, has been spotted online and while there are not any major changes over the last leak, there is one subtle update that can be seen. Read more...

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OneDrive for iOS has received a minor update which allows users to search for text within PDFs. The functionality of printing PDFs directly from iPhone or iPad has also been introduced. Read more...

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Pirates are in the crosshairs, targeted with thousands of takedown notices over the leaking of the first four episodes of the latest season of HBO's popular TV series, Game of Thrones. Read more...

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Twitter's updated privacy policy states that the company is moving non-US users over to Ireland in order to "improve how we support our users globally." Is this to avoid the NSA or to save on taxes? Read more...

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Now that more than a week has passed since Windows 10 for phones became available, did you roll back to Windows Phone 8.1, or are you sticking with it? Share your experience with us. Read more...

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SmartThings has released an update for their home automation app for Windows Phone and it adds firmware installation options, a revamped SmartSetup Screen, light dimming options, and more. Read more...

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posted 9 days ago on neowin
From Bing's rise and Spartan segues, to Cyanogen's Office hook-up, Chrome's XP extension, bricked Lumias, British Bands and Candy Crush calamity, it's our regular round-up of the week's top tech news. Read more...

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A lost phone in Albury, Australia was taken into a police station. Realizing the phone didn't have any security code, the officers took selfies and posted them onto the phone owner's Facebook page. Read more...

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HTC launched the One M9 at MWC 2015 and put it on sale on April 1st and after four weeks with HTC's latest flagship, we're asking, is the HTC One M9 really the best smartphone for you? Read more...

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Rudy Huyn released a new "6discover" app to the Windows Phone Store less than 24 hours ago, but now he has been contacted by the company's lawyers regarding the legal implications of the app. Read more...

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Chinese smartphone manufacturer, OnePlus, has posted an invite on Twitter for 20th April, which could be for the announcement of its next flagship and its rumoured cheaper variant. Read more...

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Just a week after its release on streaming service, Netflix, Marvel's superhero show, Daredevil, has become the second most pirated show on the internet, trailing only to HBO's Game of Thrones. Read more...

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If you own a bricked handset that is the result of trying to rollback from Windows 10 build 10051, Microsoft now has a solution that will help you bring back your device to a working state. Read more...

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Farewell note confirms that Phil Harrison has officially stepped down as Corporate Vice President of Xbox in Europe. Harrison's replacement not yet named. Read more...

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Microsoft has announced a deal today to make game development easier in Visual Studio; they have teamed up with Unreal Engine, Unity and Cocos2d, the premier independent gaming engine providers. Read more...

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Apple is planning to introduce Apple Pay to Canada this fall. They are already in talk with six big banks of Canada to start the service as soon as possible. Read more...

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