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2 hrs ago | Gamasutra

As mobile takes hold, PC Gaming Alliance changes its name

The PC Gaming Alliance was founded in 2009 with the purpose of advocating the growth and standardization of games on PC.

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Related Topix: Alliance, _No Company, Video Games, Computers, Laptops/Notebooks

4 hrs ago | Nag.blog

Windows 7's death knell beckons

Gaze upon yonder picture, little ones. It may be the last time that you ever see a fresh install of Windows 7. Microsoft very quietly and very sneakily ended retail sales of Windows 7 last year, warning users that stock of the OS licenses on shelves would be returned on 30 October 2013, despite it being officially the most popular desktop operating ... (more)

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Computers, Laptops/Notebooks, Hewlett Packard

6 hrs ago | Forbes.com

7 CEOs Who Took A Gamble And Scored

Many of the world's most successful entrepreneurs got to where they are today by taking strategic gambles that turned into a big payoff.

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Related Topix: Larry Page, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Lawrence Ellison, Computers

Tue Jul 22, 2014

This Is Lancashire

Blackburn police officer who admitted having sex on duty found not guilty of misconduct

A POLICE officer who admitted having sex while on duty has been found not guilty of misconduct in a public office.

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Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Bradenton.com

How Mac and PC differ: Part 2

We've explored how Mac and PC differ in terms of specifications, operating system and software.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple, Marketing, Hewlett Packard, Dell

Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.

Apple's iWatch Disclosed in Patent Documents

Apple has been granted a patent for a wearable device that shows some of the company's ambitions for the iWatch.

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Related Topix: Music Players, Apple, Startups, iPod, Computers, Cellphones

303 Magazine

Summer TV Reviews - Halt and Catch Fire

Dallas, 1983. Southern Methodist University is one of the nation's college football juggernauts, an empire that crumbles in a few years.

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Related Topix: Dallas, Soap Opera, Entertainment, Drama, Television, University, FL, Computers, IBM, Steve Jobs

Electronic House

Sling Media Targets Mainstream with $150 Slingbox

The company recently announced the Slingbox M1 and the SlingTV , which will replace the company's Slingbox 350 and 500 models.

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Related Topix: Computers

Wall Street Journal

Microsoft Earnings: Nokia, PC Rebound and Other Key Areas to Watch

New Chief Executive Satya Nadella last week announced the company would wipe away up to 18,000 jobs, or 14% of the company's workforce, as he tries to make Microsoft more nimble and prune overlap with the mobile business acquired from Nokia Now, with fourth-quarter earnings being released Tuesday, Nadella has a chance to link Microsoft's recent ... (more)

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups

Fox News

Is your iPhone spying on you?

Yet even he can't find a reason for some of the mystery features buried within the iOS operating system, which look an awful lot like security backdoors that bypass user-designated data protections.

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Related Topix: Apple, Startups, US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Computer Security, Science / Technology, Wireless, Wi-Fi, Emerging Technology

Silicon Alley Insider

Nuance Unleashes Its Latest 'Dragon' Speech Software

Nuance on Tuesday announced the next version of its PC speech software for dictation and voice control, Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13. Like each prior release, Nuance focused again on speed and accuracy.

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Related Topix: Nuance

Hispanic Business

iolo technologies Exceeds High Demands of Modern PC Users with System Mechanic 14

System Mechanic 14 premiers new PowerSense , a milestone technology that frees the PC user from Windows's default "balanced power mode" and the slow app speed it often causes.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU, Computers

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Wired

How Smartphones Have Unleashed Humanity's Creative Potential

Look at your smartphone. Think about the decisions you will make on it today. You may snag a dinner reservation, tell your spouse you're running late, or craft a response to an email from your boss.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Spotify, Computers

The Modesto Bee

Around the Region

Sons In Retirement Branch 103, an organization of retired men who have joined together to avoid boredom, is holding a monthly luncheon.

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Related Topix: Modesto, CA, Prostate Cancer, Health

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Microsoft makes design central to its future

In this photo taken July 3, 2014, Ralf Groene, chief designer for the Microsoft Surface tablet computer, poses for a photo with a Surface 3 Pro tablet, right, in front of a milling machine used to produce parts for the computer, like the one he is holding at left, in Redmond, Wash.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Computers, Redmond, WA, Science, Computer Science

Mashable

'Halt and Catch Fire' Episode 8 Recap: Cardiff Comes Clean

With only three episodes left in Halt and Catch Fire 's freshman run on AMC, Sunday night's episode was a baptism of sorts, allowing characters in the Cardiff universe to finally come clean.

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Related Topix: IBM

PC World

Buying a new PC? Don't worry, Windows 8 is just fine.

Jill's planning to buy a new PC. She asked me if she should go with Windows 7 or Windows 8. We're allowed to change our minds.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups

Reuters

China has more people going online with a mobile device than a PC

The number of China's internet users going online with a mobile device - such as a smartphone or tablet - has overtaken those doing so with a personal computer for the first time, said the official China Internet Network Information Center on Monday.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Internet, Alibaba

The Straits Times

China has more people going online with a mobile device than a PC

The number of China's internet users going online with a mobile device - such as a smartphone or tablet - has overtaken those doing so with a personal computer for the first time, said the official China Internet Network Information Center on Monday.

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Related Topix: Computers

Cambridge Evening News

PC Carl Harris using one of the tablets Picture: Keith Heppell

Chief Constable Simon Parr claims residents in the Cambridge area will now see "lots of police on their street" after mobile crime-fighting technology was rolled out.

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