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A man shows Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system at the CeBIT technology fair in Hanover on March 15, 2015. (credit: TOBIAS SCHWARZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Microsoft’s Windows 10 Set To Launch

Microsoft’s new Windows 10 debuts Wednesday, as the longtime leader in PC software struggles to carve out a role in a world where people increasingly rely on mobile devices.

07/28/2015

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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.

07/09/2015

Apple's senior vice president of Internet Software and Services Eddy Cue speaks during the Apple WWDC on June 8, 2015 in San Francisco, California. Apple annouced a new OS X, El Capitan, iOS 9 and Apple Music during the keynote at the annual developers conference that runs through June 12. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Pushes Into Streaming Music

Apple announced a major new foray into streaming music on Monday, as it showed off a host of new software features for its iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac computers.

06/09/2015

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Microsoft Windows 10 Arrives In July

Microsoft will roll out the latest version of its Windows operating system at the end of July.

06/01/2015

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More People Googling On Mobile Than PC

Google’s search engine has hit a tipping point in technology’s shift to smartphones. More search requests are now being made on mobile devices than on personal computers.

05/05/2015

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PC Sales Decline Again In Q1

Weak demand for desktop computers caused PC sales to plunge again in the first quarter of this year, reflecting the industry’s ongoing struggles with the shift to mobile gadgets.

04/10/2015

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Can’t Remember Your Password? Here Are 2 New Ways To Log In

Tired of trying to remember a different password for each of your online accounts? Or worried about re-using the same password too many times? You’re not alone.

03/20/2015

The Google logo is seen at the Google headquarters in Mountain View, California. (credit: KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Targets ‘Unwanted Software’

Get ready to see more red warning signs online as Google adds ammunition to its technological artillery for targeting devious schemes lurking on websites.

03/12/2015

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Testing Microsoft’s New Hologram Device

Microsoft is offering real-world examples to show how one might use 3-D digital images in daily life. And that might be what it takes for someone to wear a computer on their face.

01/23/2015

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Microsoft Showing More Windows 10 Features

Microsoft will use a Wednesday event to offer a wider glimpse of the next version of Windows. The company previously provided a limited preview of the system last fall.

01/21/2015

Apple's new iPad Air and iPad Mini tablets are seen on October 22, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (credit: GLENN CHAPMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

New iPad Expected At Apple Event

Apple is expected to unveil a new iPad and more at an event on Thursday, as the company tries to drive excitement amid slowing demand for such tablet computers.

10/16/2014

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Symantec To Split Into 2 Companies

Security software maker Symantec is the latest company to announce plans to split itself into two.

10/10/2014

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