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Verizon and Sprint have resumed sales of the Galaxy Note7 - but Verizon's reference to the recall contains a notable inaccuracy, and Sprint's listing makes no mention of the handset's safety at all. Read more...

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A year after Marshmallow's release, Verizon is rolling out the update to the Galaxy Tab S. That's not bad, considering the device is over two years old - but it's unlikely to get a taste of Nougat. Read more...

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Google showed off its new messaging app at Google I/O 2016. Today, it has announced that the app will start rolling out globally, and will be available for download on iOS and Android devices. Read more...

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HP previously said the Anniversary Update would roll out to the Elite x3 "on or about September 13th" - but it's quietly deleted those references, and now says it will arrive "in the coming weeks". Read more...

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Samsung is pushing out an update to all recalled Galaxy Note7 handsets, which will display a warning urging owners to switch off and exchange their device - every time they turn it on or charge it. Read more...

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The full specs list of the BlackBerry DTEK60, codename 'Argon', have leaked. The 5.5-inch device reportedly features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor, 4GB of RAM and 32GB of storage. Read more...

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Microsoft today is pushing an update to Windows 7 and 8.1 devices that will finally remove the 'Get Windows 10' app. The offer for a free upgrade to Windows 10 expired almost two months ago. Read more...

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Apple has made its next version of macOS (formerly OS X) available. With macOS Sierra, you'll be able to interact with the virtual assistant Siri and perform tasks between your iPhone and Mac. Read more...

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Along with 'hissing' noises, and problems with the new Lightning headsets, some iPhone 7 and 7 Plus owners are also reporting issues reconnecting to cellular service after switching off Airplane Mode. Read more...

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After releasing new firmware to the Windows Device Recovery Tool 11 days ago, an over-the-air update is now available for the AT&T variant of the Microsoft Lumia 950, bringing double-tap to wake. Read more...

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Microsoft has released a new Xbox One S bundle that will appeal to Minecraft players. The Minecraft Favorites Xbox One S bundle launches today in select countries and worldwide by this holiday season. Read more...

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After Microsoft resolved an issue with Simplo batteries on its Surface Pro 3 last month, users are now reporting problems with LGC batteries, with some unable to use the device unless it's plugged in. Read more...

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Microsoft today added one more title to the list of Xbox 360 games that are backward compatible with the Xbox One. The only new addition so far this week is Word Puzzle. Read more...

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Pebble has cut the prices of its Pebble Time, Pebble Steel, and Pebble Classic smartwatches by up to 40% as it tries to sell off its remaining inventory in what it calls "fall cleaning". Read more...

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After Apple removed the headphone jack on its new iPhones, owners of the new devices are complaining that the wired headsets that connect to the phones' Lightning port aren't working properly. Read more...

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A new ransomware sample was found to be pretending as software from Malwarebytes, a cybersecurity firm. It was found out to be malware called 'DetoxCrypto,' discovered back in August. Read more...

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With today's highlighted deal, save $2,641 off a Database Administration Super Bundle. 86 hours of training to put you on the path to building databases and analyzing data professionally. Read more...

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After announcing the end of its production earlier this year, Microsoft is now working to offload the last of its Xbox 360 stock in the UK, marking it as "reduced to clear", with a 25% price cut. Read more...

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After months of testing the feature in beta, and releasing an app for Android, Opera's VPN feature is now finally available for all users. All you need do is upgrade to the new version of the browser. Read more...

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After having withdrawn its mobile Atom processors from the market earlier this year, Intel President Venkata Renduchintala provided some more context regarding the company's sudden exit. Read more...

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With an official recall process now underway, Samsung intends to resume sales of its fiery flagship in its home market of South Korea next week, and will reportedly do the same in the US next month. Read more...

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Just before it officially sells its feature phone division, Microsoft has today unveiled the Nokia 216, a new feature handset aimed at buyers with the most modest budgets in emerging markets. Read more...

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Just as promised, the Oculus Rift is now available at various retailers in the UK, France and Germany. Unfortunately, there's still no sign of the company's new motion-tracking Touch controllers. Read more...

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Western Digital has unveiled a new SDXC card with a whopping 1TB of storage. Aimed at video creators, and those working with huge amounts of data, the new card will be sold under the SanDisk brand. Read more...

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A single cross-platform app, codenamed 'Skype for Life' - for Windows, iOS, Android, macOS and Linux - is said to be in development, with Microsoft's existing Skype clients moving to maintenance mode. Read more...

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