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Alexa on Windows 10 Hands-On: Useful, with 1 Big Catch

Alexa on Windows 10 Hands-On: Useful, with 1 Big Catch

Welp, Cortana's out of luck. Amazon has released an app that allows you to use Alexa on any Windows 10 PC.Previously, you could use Amazon's voice assistant on Windows 10 PCs through Microsoft's built...

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How to Watch Apple's Oct. 30 iPad Pro Event

How to Watch Apple's Oct. 30 iPad Pro Event

Apple will be unveiling a number of highly anticipated products today at the Gilman Opera House in Brooklyn, where we expect to see a new iPad Pro and MacBook among other big reveals.Credit: John Gres...

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Google's Pixel Slate Could Run Chrome OS and Windows

Google's Pixel Slate Could Run Chrome OS and Windows

Chrome OS isn’t the only operating system that Google’s upcoming Pixel Slate tablet will run. According to a commit spotted by 9To5Google, the tablet may also support Windows 10.The company is reporte...

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Google Backs Down on Chrome Auto-Logins, Cookie Deletions

Google Backs Down on Chrome Auto-Logins, Cookie Deletions

If you're among the Google Chrome users peeved about the browser's new automatic sign-in feature, then you're in luck. Google has caved to the angry (online) masses, announcing early today (Sept. 26) ...

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macOS Mojave Security Flaw Discovered: What to Do

macOS Mojave Security Flaw Discovered: What to Do

There's already a vulnerability in Apple's newest operating system. Security researcher Patrick Wardle recently told Bleeping Computer that he was able to bypass privacy protections in the new macOS M...

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Amazon Show Mode Dock Review

Amazon Show Mode Dock Review

This inexpensive dock turns your Fire HD tablet into an Echo Show, with some limitations.

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Dell Laptops Now Do More with iPhones Than Even Macs Do

Dell Laptops Now Do More with iPhones Than Even Macs Do

Dell is adding functionality to its Mobile Connect platform that will more closely integrate iOS with Dell computers, the company announced at IFA in Berlin.In January, Dell introduced Dell Mobile Con...

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Key Windows Tools Vulnerable to Hackers, Researcher Disappears

Key Windows Tools Vulnerable to Hackers, Researcher Disappears

There's a serious vulnerability in the Windows Task Scheduler, according to Twitter user SandboxEscaper (via The Register). Specifically, it resides in the Advanced Local Procedure Call (ALPC) interfa...

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Macs Attacked by North Korean Hackers: What to Know

Macs Attacked by North Korean Hackers: What to Know

Think Macs can't get infected? Think again.Credit: Aleksandar MalivukThe North Korean state-sponsored hackers called the Lazarus Group have deployed their first Mac malware ever, Russian cybersecurity...

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Windows 10 Users Should Upgrade Now: Here's Why

Windows 10 Users Should Upgrade Now: Here's Why

If you're running Windows 10 Anniversary Edition (version 1607), it's time to update to a newer version of Windows 10. Microsoft has begun displaying banners on computer screens prompting users runnin...

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The Core i9 MacBook Pro Has a Serious Throttling Problem

The Core i9 MacBook Pro Has a Serious Throttling Problem

Update July 19: This story has been updated to reflect new speed-test results.Apple’s new 15-inch MacBook Pro has displayed impressive performance. But that performance comes at a cost. It turns out t...

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Dell Owners Hit by Tech Scammers Who Know All About Their PCs

Dell Owners Hit by Tech Scammers Who Know All About Their PCs

Somewhere, somehow, tech-support scammers seem to have access to the details about Dell customers' computers.Most tech-support scammers just dial random numbers and try to convince whoever answers tha...

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