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Microsoft today released another Xbox Insider Preview build to the Alpha ring, bringing the build number to 15038. Aside from the addition of the Beam app, there are a number of fixes and issues. Read more...

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Scientists have released huge amounts of data to the public this week to obtain help in the difficult task of analysis. Meanwhile, the search for dark matter is at full speed around the globe. Read more...

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With a couple weeks to go before the official debut of the LG G6, the leaks are coming in at a feverish pace. The handset has now appeared in new photos, offering a glimpse of its 'always on' display. Read more...

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While LG has yet to release the G6, it appears that rumors for the successor to the V20 are starting to pop up online. The 'V30' may pack a Snapdragon 835, 6GB RAM, as well as more cameras. Read more...

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A Father who erroneously streamed the birth of his child to Facebook Live has lost a case which he filed against broadcasters and news sites for airing and posting the footage. Read more...

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With Presidents' Day weekend upon us, folks in the US can take advantage of a slew of offers in the Microsoft Store. Discounts are available on PCs, Surfaces, Xbox consoles and games, and more. Read more...

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Although the launch of the Switch is a couple weeks away, we are finally getting an unofficial unboxing and user interface overview thanks to a lucky person that has obtained a unit early. Read more...

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Microsoft will be releasing a system update to Xbox Insiders on the Preview Alpha ring tonight that will bring the Beam app to the Xbox One, allowing users to view and participate in game streams. Read more...

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Opera has begun implementing project Reborn into its developer stream builds. Initially, the browser maker has added two new themes & fixed the sidebar to the browser window and made it more powerful. Read more...

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A tweet posted on the official Edge Twitter account has revealed the availability of Adguard AdBlocker for Microsoft's browser. It joins AdBlock and AdBlock Plus from the same category of extensions. Read more...

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As anyone could have predicted, the next handset to be released by NuAns will run Android, rather than Windows 10 Mobile, which powered the company's last handset, the Neo. Read more...

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For the second year in a row, Microsoft has emerged as the clear leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant. The analysis chalks up a company's 'ability to execute' versus its 'completeness of vision'. Read more...

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Microsoft has announced two new features coming to its Slack competitor, Teams. These are the presence of bots in channels and the ability to link to specific items within tabs. Read more...

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Microsoft is claiming that 2017 will be an 'epic' year for Windows 10 and Xbox One gaming, and has also announced the upcoming release of two original Xbox classics on the aforementioned platforms. Read more...

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If you're looking for a new Windows phone on the cheap, Cricket Wireless has you covered. The AT&T subsidiary is now selling the Microsoft Lumia 640 for just $9.99 with activation. Read more...

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It appears that Google is axing 30-second advertisements on YouTube, and is instead placing more focus on six-second "bumper" ads, which will likely see an uptick in frequency starting in 2018. Read more...

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After slowly selling out of its new models and later refurbished ones, AT&T has removed all listings for Windows phones from its website. However, the Microsoft Store still sells them. Read more...

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After reaching just 7% of its goal of $500,000, ZTE has finally canceled the Kickstarter campaign for its crowd-funded Hawkeye, which was codenamed Project CSX. It may re-launch with better specs. Read more...

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ZTE will reportedly launch a new phone at Mobile World Congress that will support gigabit LTE speeds, called - rather literally - the ZTE Gigabit Phone. It will likely use a Snapdragon 835 chipset. Read more...

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Our latest giveaway is going to be a lot of fun for one lucky reader, who will win Nintendo's retro-fabulous NES Classic Edition console, an extra controller, and a stylish Controller Messenger Bag. Read more...

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With today's deal, save $260 off the Amazon Web Services Technical Certification Training. Get certified In the AWS Management Console and boost your career prospects significantly. Read more...

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A German government agency is telling parents they should dispose of, or destroy, a smart toy that connects to the internet, because it's easily hackable and could be used to spy on their children. Read more...

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Microsoft's artificially intelligent applications will be a bit more helpful and personal in their search results with a new wave of updates that will roll out to all users by this summer. Read more...

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Google has only been trialing its Project Loon balloons. But the internet-delivering devices may soon become a commercial reality thanks to a recent breakthrough involving machine-learning. Read more...

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Microsoft is increasing its workforce in Ireland by 50%, hiring 600 staff, including 500 at its new Inside Sales Centre, as it prepares to move into a state-of-the-art €134m ($143m) campus in Dublin. Read more...

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