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Lenovo will soon launch a brand new PC-on-a-stick device, called the Ideacenter Stick 300. The highly mobile PC features some decent specs for its price and could prove useful to a number of users. Read more...

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After recently confirming that its new phone will feature a Snapdragon 810 processor, OnePlus has now revealed that the '2' will include a USB Type-C connector with exclusive patented "improvements". Read more...

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A French mobile carrier has updated their roadmap for upgrading devices this fall and according to the post, they are saying that Windows 10 Mobile will arrive in October or November. Read more...

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Microsoft is showing up at Cannes to impress advertisers. The company is hoping to get them onboard with its HoloLens technology, one that promises to change the world as well as sell products. Read more...

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Today, on offer over on the Neowin Deals store: 85% off a Samsung Galaxy SIII & 1-Yr Unlimited Talk-and-Text from FreedomPop, which can now be yours for just $149.99. Read more...

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While Samsung and Apple lead the UK smartphone market, Microsoft beat Sony and Motorola into third place, thanks to considerable year-on-year sales growth... and the continuing decline of BlackBerry. Read more...

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A few months after its launch, the LG G4 was used to set a new record for the most number of selfies taken in succession. The company beat the previous record, which was at 531. Read more...

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Google is rolling out a new feature to its Gmail service: "Undo Send". This delays e-mails for a few seconds after pressing the Send button, allowing users to retract their messages if they need to. Read more...

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A bunch of Microsoft's low-end Lumias are now getting software updates which bring better WiFi connectivity, camera performance, SD card support and more. Users can check for updates right now. Read more...

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Insiders are frustrated by the current quality of Windows 10 Mobile builds, but a Microsoft exec mentioned the company would start fixing the OS and making it stable, starting in July. Read more...

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Larry Hryb and Xbox team member Bill Stillwell discuss how the Xbox One's new compatibility mode will work. The feature is now available for 'Preview Members' with public release at year's end. Read more...

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If you are developing a Windows 10 app and have been using the SDK, Microsoft is about to start pushing out builds of the SDK at a higher frequency starting this month for Insiders. Read more...

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Mike Shinoda from 'Linkin Park' fame has released a new music video under his 'Fort Minor' moniker. The YouTube video release is unique in that it employs 360-degree view that users can change. Read more...

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Over the weekend, there was quite a bit of confusion surrounding the licensing of Windows 10 and now the company has come forward, again, and clarified how Insiders Windows 10 upgrades will be handled Read more...

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Japanese manufacturer Freetel has unveiled two new Windows smartphones - the Katana 01 and Katana 02 - which will go on sale later this year with Windows 10 Mobile onboard. Read more...

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Major Nelson, aka Microsoft's Larry Hryb, has shared details of a $399 deal, which includes the new 1TB Xbox One, Halo: The Master Chief Collection, $50 store credit, and a free game of your choice. Read more...

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MIT Technology Review has found the heart rate sensor in Microsoft's Band to be reasonably accurate - and far more so than the Apple Watch, which gave readings that were off by up to 77bpm. Read more...

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With Windows 10, Microsoft is working to make it easier for developers to build virtual reality games and apps by baking the functionality into the OS and standardizing the input methods. Read more...

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Sony is making the Android M Developer Preview available for some of its devices - but while Google releases complete factory images of new Android versions, Sony isn't making things quite that easy. Read more...

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With Microsoft as its new technology partner, NASCAR will use Windows 10 and Azure, as will Hendrick Motorsports, which Microsoft is supporting with primary sponsorship of Dale Earnhardt Jr's #88 car. Read more...

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A week after T-Mobile's Galaxy S6 and S6 edge became the first to receive the latest Lollipop version, the carrier has now released Android 5.1.1 for Samsung's 2014 flagship, the Galaxy S5. Read more...

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According to data from last week, Microsoft sold just 100 units of the Xbox One in Japan, accounting for just 0.1% of console sales. The PS4 maintained a respectable position with 16.1% of sales. Read more...

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Sony has announced an updated version of its PlayStation 4 that's 10% lighter than the previous model, and it has also unveiled the 'PS4 Ultimate Player 1TB Edition' which goes on sale next month. Read more...

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Apple has launched a free replacement program after discovering that "a very small number of 3TB hard drives" sold with its 27-inch iMacs "may fail under certain conditions". Read more...

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We pair the $70 Athlon X4 860K and Pentium G3258 with the GTX 960 and R9 285 graphics cards and test 20 of the most popular AAA titles, to find out which one is best for gamers on a budget. Read more...

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