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Microsoft To Launch Windows 10 On July 29

The upgraded operating system will allow users to switch seamlessly between personal computers, tablets, smartphones and other gadgets.


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Comcast Launching Streaming Video Service

Comcast will launch a streaming video service as it faces growing intrusions from companies like Netflix and a rising number of customers who are becoming more mobile, using tablets and phones for entertainment.


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Deepening Dependency On Technology Raises Risk Of Breakdowns

Wednesday’s confounding confluence of computer outages at United Airlines, the New York Stock Exchange and The Wall Street Journal delivered a jolting reminder about our deepening dependence on interconnected networks to get through each day.


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Google Trying Driverless Car In Austin

The company on Tuesday announced a Lexus SUV has hit the road in Austin, with safety drivers on board.


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Facebook To Open Data Center In Fort Worth

Social media giant Facebook is making a big announcement on Tuesday about a massive new internet hub located in north Fort Worth.


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Crowley Teen Arrested For Facebook Threats

A series of Facebook posts landed a Crowley teen in big trouble. Nicholas Paul Amrine was arrested on July 1 for allegedly making terroristic threats on Facebook.


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Steve Austin Graces “WWE 2K16” Cover

“Stone Cold” Steve Austin was named Monday as the cover superstar — and he will step inside the virtual ring as a playable character — for the “WWE 2K16” video game.


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Hewlett-Packard Moves Forward With Plan To Split

HP is moving forward with plans to split into two companies, filing paperwork to create a new entity that will sell commercial technology, while a separate spinoff will sell personal computers and printers.


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Texas Creates State Website For Children With Special Needs

A Texas task force has created what officials call a first-of-its-kind website designed to help families who have children with disabilities and special needs.



Yahoo Exec To Become Facebook’s Chief Security Officer

Alex Stamos said in a Facebook post that he will be joining the social networking company on Monday. He succeeds Joe Sullivan, who departed Facebook Inc. in April to head to Uber.


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Review: Apple Has Best Smartwatch, But Rivals Have Strengths

An Associated Press reporter says the Apple Watch is the best smartwatch available, given its polished design and wide range of apps. But there may be reasons to consider something else.


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Big Solar Storm Smacks Earth

A severe solar storm slammed Earth on Monday, increasing the chances of fluctuations in the power grid and GPS. It also pushes shimmering polar auroras to places where more people can possibly see them.