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Paul Allen Remembered

The Microsoft cofounder was a different kind of tech billionaire

8 hours ago from IEEE Spectrum

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Discord’s In-App Store Is Now Open To All

Discord is a popular platform these days for gamers to get together to chat about their favorite games. It is also where guilds can organize raids and communicate with each other, but Discord ...

2 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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'Fortnite' Tournaments pit controller against keyboard and mouse

Fortnite's 6.10 update arrives today, and with it, a new Tournaments feature giving everyone what developer Epic says is the chance to "compete directly alongside the pros ...

12 hours ago from Engadget

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Starlink: Battle for Atlas review: Cool toys, solid spacefaring

No Man's Sky in miniature, plus some neat miniature spaceship toys.

7 hours ago from Arstechnica

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Browser vendors unite to end support for 20-year-old TLS 1.0

Almost everyone has now migrated to TLS 1.2, and a few have moved to TLS 1.3.

5 hours ago from Arstechnica

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Microsoft's Cortana mobile beta adds conversational voice control

Microsoft just made Cortana considerably more useful on smartphones -- provided you're an early adopter. It has announced a version 3.0 beta for Android and iOS that delivers a ...

11 hours ago from Engadget

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Microsoft Office For Web Adds Support For Dictation

There are plenty of software features that most of us take for granted, but yet for some there are certain things that are considered simple to us, but yet can take others a long time. Take ...

18 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Microsoft's Surface Laptop 2 gets pretty in pink - CNET

The "Blush" finish is exclusive to China.

13 hours ago from CNET Cutting Edge

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Plague of 'sneaky subscriptions' on Apple's App Store trick users

Scammers are hitting users by confusing them with so-called free trials and complex designs, which make it hard to opt out of the services these apps offer.

12 hours ago from Daily Mail

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BlizzCon Floor Layout Leads To Diablo 4 Announcement Speculation

Several BlizzCons have come and go without much Diablo news shared. However it seems that this could be the year we see some major Diablo reveal, or at least that’s what some are speculating ...

18 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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