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Acer won't be among the manufacturers selling new Windows 10 PCs when the OS launches on July 29 - instead, it will open pre-orders on launch day, with shipments beginning next month. Read more...

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After lengthy negotiations and numerous bids, a recent report claims that Nokia is about sign off on a $2.71 billion deal to transfer the ownership of its mapping service to the three automakers. Read more...

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A few months ago, employees at Microsoft created a sticker that quickly went viral; the image was of a cat riding on a unicorn waving the Microsoft flag, and now the team is back with more ninja cats. Read more...

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Nominees for the MTV Video Music Awards should have been announced on Beats 1 today. Instead, the radio station is down, along with Apple Music, iTunes, the App Store, Apple TV and other key services. Read more...

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A US appeals court has again rebuffed Microsoft's attempts to stop a class action lawsuit against it, which claims that the company sold the Xbox 360 with a known design flaw that ruined users' discs. Read more...

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Microsoft and AT&T have announced that the Surface 3 with LTE is headed to AT&T on July 24th; the tablet will cost you $399 if you buy any Lumia with AT&T Next or $30 a month with an instalment plan. Read more...

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Microsoft is currently offering £10 off its Band wearable device in the UK - but O2 will give you a massive £70 discount on the Band when you buy one of three Lumia Windows Phones from the carrier. Read more...

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After announcing changes to its Google+ platform earlier this year, the search giant has now revealed that its Google+ Photos app will shut down next month, beginning with the Android version. Read more...

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Greenberg was found dead by his girlfriend on Sunday night, just a few months after the music streaming service shut down to avoid paying huge damages to music labels for copyright infringement. Read more...

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Toshiba's CEO, Hisao Tanaka, alongside other top-level executives, have resigned their positions after it came to light that Toshiba had declared $1.2 billion in false profits over the last six years. Read more...

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Apple, according to the latest market research, has become the number one company in terms of wearable bands, outselling Fitbit, Xiaomi and all other competitors in the market this quarter. Read more...

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According to the latest reports, the giant chip company is struggling in the market and may lay off a significant number of people soon. Not only that, but the company might be splitting in two. Read more...

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Apple's lawsuit against Samsung is all too recent in memory and was one of the most prominent cases in recent history. Other tech giants have now chimed in with their support for Samsung's appeal. Read more...

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While we already knew that the Xbox App allowed you to capture gameplay in Windows 10, it seems now that the same functionality can be used outside of games. Read more...

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Apple is reportedly working on a car project, codenamed Titan. And ever since this came to light months ago, the company has continued to hire top talent from the US and Europe. Read more...

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Microsoft scored a big win yesterday when it announced that GE was becoming an Office 365 customer. General Electric wants to distribute the productivity suite to all of its employees. Read more...

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Several core apps for Windows 10, including Mail, Calendar, Calculator and several Office apps have received some updates and under-the-hood improvements ahead of the general release. Read more...

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Microsoft's Hyperlapse apps just got a new update, which brings support for a couple of older Lumia models. The app also now allows for longer videos depending on your available storage. Read more...

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The LTE enabled version of the Surface 3 is, according to a report, expected to make its way to American shores as early as next week, but only on AT&T's network. Read more...

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Microsoft has released an out-of-band security patch to all version of Windows to close a vulnerability that could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specific type of webpage. Read more...

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The 'Janus One' is a new phone that promises up to 90 days of standby time and is the size of a credit card. The device is priced at $69 USD and is shipping in September. Read more...

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Microsoft will celebrate the release of Windows 10 by having special events at more than 100 of its stores in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada. Windows 10 will release on July 29th, 2015. Read more...

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The newly announced bundle snags you a 1TB Xbox One, with a free copy of Madden NFL 16 and a one year subscription for EA Access for the amazing price of $399. Read more...

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Skyscanner has confirmed that it has withdrawn its app from the Windows Phone Store in the United States, saying that in the US, only 'a very small percentage of users are Windows users'. Read more...

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Microsoft has settled into a pattern of offering big discounts on its Surface Pro 3 tablets every few weeks, and it's that time again - several models are now available with $150 off the normal price. Read more...

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