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A Change.org petition for Pokémon Go to come to Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile has reached 50,000 signatures. Now ten months old, the new goal for the petition is 75,000 signatures. Read more...

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Microsoft says that all Outlook.com users will be upgraded to its new service, built on Office 365, "by the end of summer at the latest" - nearly a year and a half after its original announcement. Read more...

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Pokémon GO isn't available on Windows phones - but that doesn't mean it's not good for Microsoft. The company's CEO believes the mere existence of the game will boost its augmented reality efforts. Read more...

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Apple is looking for 100 "exceptional developers" to take part in its new unscripted reality show, promising 'mentorship', funding from VCs investing up to $10m, and a ton of promotion for their apps. Read more...

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Microsoft today announced that Skype will be coming back to Linux, offering an Alpha build of the new app. The company also announced Skype calling from Chrome for Linux and Chromebooks. Read more...

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Microsoft has announced that Amazon Assistant is now available for its Edge browser on the latest Windows 10 Insider Preview builds, and it appears to be based on the retailer's Chrome extension. Read more...

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Today on offer at Neowin Deals you can Pay What You Want for this White Hat Hacker Bundle. Master penetration testing with 7 courses (60+ hours) on hacking Node.js Apps, Windows OS and more! Read more...

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Acer's 23.8-inch desktop PC will be among the first Chrome OS devices to support Android apps via the Play Store. Pricing starts at $429.99 - although it's not currently available at that price. Read more...

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After releasing its new app for Windows 10 PCs and tablets in the US in June, Roku has now launched it in the UK, Canada and Mexico too - but Windows 10 Mobile users must continue to use its old app. Read more...

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In what was already shaping up to be a monster smartphone under the hood, ASUS has revised its flagship ZenFone 3 Deluxe smartphone to include the latest Snapdragon 821 processor from Qualcomm. Read more...

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The latest Kantar Worldpanel data shows considerable year-over-year gains for Android in several key markets around the world. iOS share dipped slightly, but Windows phone sales fell further. Read more...

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Traditional ransomware encrypts user data and ransoms it for money. But a new strain of malicious software does away with the encryption bit and just deletes users' files even if they pay. Read more...

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Microsoft is making things easier for Twitch broadcasters that want to stream Xbox One games, as Xbox Live now integrates with Twitch and supports capture card streaming on PCs. Read more...

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Yesterday's Patch Tuesday rollout upgraded Windows 10 to version 10586.494 but it also brought a big number of security fixes for all versions of Windows and Windows Server. Check them out here. Read more...

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After Dell announced a 10% price increase in the UK - citing currency fluctuations that pushed the pound sterling to a 31-year low against the US dollar - HP has revealed that it is doing the same. Read more...

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Samsung Mobile's president has let slip that the upcoming Galaxy Note 7 phablet will feature improved software for a better note-taking experience. The device will be unveiled on August 2nd. Read more...

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The Nokia Lumia 1020 just turned three years old. Still a legendary device in many Windows phone circles, let's take a look at the time that Windows Phone 8 got a 41MP Pureview camera. Read more...

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At its Worldwide Developer Conference Microsoft showed off another HoloLens demo designed to entice users. This time it was in collaboration with the PGA and their golfing tournaments. Read more...

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Microsoft released a new update for members of the Xbox One Preview Program today, which finally allows users to opt-out of the 'Hey, Cortana' voice commands, using instead the classic Xbox commands. Read more...

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After releasing Windows 10 Insider Preview build 14388 to the Fast ring today, Microsoft has now released the corresponding SDK. It is recommended to only install it on a test machine. Read more...

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The New South Wales Department of Justice has issued a warning on its Facebook page that Poke Trainers should not enter courts to catch Pokemon, and points out it's prohibited to do so. Read more...

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It's another day and another Windows 10 Insider Preview build. This time, it's 14388 for PC and Mobile. There aren't any new features, but there are fixes, improvements, and known issues. Read more...

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Microsoft today released Windows 10 Insider Preview build 14388 for both PC and Mobile. Lacking any front-facing features, it does contain a list of fixes, improvements, and known issues. Read more...

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Microsoft today released another Windows 10 Insider Preview build, bringing the build number to 14388. As we're so close to the Anniversary Update, it's lacking any front-facing features. Read more...

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Samsung has begun sending out invitations for a press event on August 2 to announce the next iteration in its line of Galaxy Note devices. The invitation confirms that it will be called Galaxy Note7. Read more...

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