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Microsoft have confirmed that they are working on bringing the double tap to wake feature from Windows Phone to Windows 10 Mobile devices that can support the feature, following feedback from users. Read more...

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While the Windows Store does not offer a lot of apps and games compared to Google Play or Apple's App Store, these are some of the best games you can play on your Windows 10 Mobile right now. Read more...

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In a collaborative effort, Microsoft seeks to evolve the whack-a-mole approach to dealing with online terrorist content toward a proactive and automated means of identification. Read more...

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From OnePlus 3 and Xbox 95, to Microsoft's Health, Amazon's big failures, Nokia's smartphone resurgence, and Google's (not so) fine in Europe, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news. Read more...

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Ever wonder what a Microsoft-branded Android might look like? Well, if we drew up a concept, it might look something like the Nokia X platform, which was Nokia's short-lived shot at Android. Read more...

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Microsoft subsidiary Mojang has announced a partnership that will see Minecraft Pocket Edition and the PC version launch in China. Details were thin on the ground, with no launch date announced. Read more...

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An update released today for the Dropbox app in Windows 10 adds several new features, including the ability to cast videos to another device or to respond to comments directly from the Action Center. Read more...

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Microsoft has made the Feedback Hub app, previously exclusive to Windows Insiders, available to all Windows 10 users. While some content remains exclusive, users can still voice their opinions. Read more...

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If you were one of the brave few using the Revive workaround for the HTC Vive, it looks like the fun has come to an end, as a new Oculus software update has killed the workaround. Read more...

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It appears that Google's modular phone program - Project Ara - is finally ready, as the firm is promising to ship Ara to developers this fall, with a consumer model coming in 2017. Read more...

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After reports of the latest update to iOS bricked some 9.7" iPad Pro devices, Apple has now pulled the update. The update will remain unavailable until Apple has a fix ready for users. Read more...

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Users of the desktop OneDrive sync client on Windows 10 now have the option to adjust upload and download syncing speeds. Users can choose to limit the speed, or leave it unlimited. Read more...

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Today on offer via Neowin Deals, you can save over $150 off the price of a Raspberry Pi 3 Starter Kit. Get the hardware and the know-how to discover a world of programming potential. Read more...

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Ubisoft has announced that, as part of its continuing collaboration with Chinese game distributor Ourpalm, it plans to release a new Assassin's Creed MMO mobile game and Hungry Shark World in China. Read more...

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Samsung is reportedly in talks with content providers to explore the possibility of launching its own TV and movie streaming service, which could potentially be offered around the world. Read more...

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Google has revealed that Google Play purchases made after July 2 will be shareable between up to six family members. If developers want their apps to remain on one device, they will have to opt out. Read more...

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Google's brand new Allo app has received heavy criticism for not including end-to-end encryption by default. But there's hope, as one engineer inside the company is still fighting for that feature. Read more...

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At Google I/O the company announced some new features that will be part of Android N, including seamless updates. But these seem to only be destined to show up on future Android smartphones. Read more...

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Google announced the new Android-based Daydream virtual reality ecosystem at its I/O developer conference this week, and has since confirmed that it's building its own VR headset and controller. Read more...

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Android TV hasn't gotten much love in the years since it was launched but a new device is coming to the US market soon that might change that: Xiaomi's 4K-ready, HDR-supporting Mi Box. Read more...

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In a newly granted patent, Google has come up with an unusual way to help reduce injuries sustained by pedestrians by effectively gluing them to the car bonnet upon impact. Read more...

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Windows phones now account for just 0.7% of the worldwide smartphone market - down from 2.5% a year ago - and it appears that as few as 100,000 non-Lumia Windows phones were sold in Q1 of this year. Read more...

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Forza Motorspot 6 Apex got its second update in two weeks last night, which focuses on improving the way the game recognizes multiple GPUs and their drivers on the same system. Read more...

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The developers behind the TeslaCrypt ransomware have terminated the project and have also released a master decryption key; victims of the ransomware can now decrypt their files for free. Read more...

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Developer Devolver Digital has announced that gamers who purchase the $7,500 Ultimate Edition of its upcoming game, Omnibus, will get the original soundtrack used in it, as well as a real life bus. Read more...

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