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12 Days of Microsoft Deals at Microsoft Store - In-Store and Online

12 Days of Microsoft Deals In-Store and Online, Starts December 5

Microsoft this week announced that starting Monday, December 5, 2016, the company will offer 12 days of Microsoft deals offered at local Microsoft Stores, and if you want to grab any of the deals...
Google Chrome defaulting to HTML5, Chrome OS 55 rolling out

Google Chrome Now Defaulting to HTML5, Chrome OS 55 Rolling Out to Desktops

As part of a larger ongoing effort to eliminate plugin-based content from Google Chrome, the browser is now defaulting to HTML5 for most websites. The death bell has been rung for Flash content and other...
mobile operating system

Apple is Why Microsoft and Google Won’t Quit the Mobile Hardware Game

"People who are serious about software make their own hardware”. - Steve Jobs That statement is true on several levels. Writing a piece of code is one thing, but the performance of that software is going...
cybersecurity threat landscape 2016

Cybersecurity Threats on an Alarming Growth Path, Quadruples in VN in HY16

A recent report in Việt Nam Talk shows that the number of malware attacks in the first half of 2016 had quadrupled over the previous year. According to a report from VNCERT -Việt Nam Computer Emergency...
Android 7.1 Nougat Build Coming to Chromebooks with Chrome OS 55?

Android 7.1 Nougat Build Coming to Chromebooks with Chrome OS 55?

Robby Payne of Chrome Unboxed seems convinced that Google will drop Android 7.1 Nougat to Chromebooks, possibly as a build for Chrome OS version 55 that's coming out next week. Of course, at this point, we...
Windows 10 Creators Update features for accessibility and assistive technology

Windows 10 Creators Update Brings Accessibility Enhancements, Get Free Win 10 upgrade

The Windows 10 Creators Update slated for Spring 2017 has seen quite a few preview versions, but most articles covering them (including ours, unfortunately) focus on aspects for regular users, such as 3D and...
Xiaomi Mi Mix smartphone review

Xiaomi Mi Mix Smartphone Review: Symphony in Ceramic and Android-esque

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has outdone itself with the Xiaomi Mi Mix that was launched last month in a surprise announcement. The "Chinese Apple" smartphone company has managed to create a truly stunning effect with...

The Better Smartphone Voice Assistant: Apple Siri or Google Assistant? [Infographic]

Until Google Assistant on Google Pixel and Google Home came along, Apple Siri was pretty much considered the king...sorry, queen of smartphone assistants. Now that we've had a chance to test out Google Assistant,...
Amazon Echo Alexa to get hundreds of new voice commands

Amazon Echo Getting Hundreds of New Commands for Voice Assistant Alexa

A few days ago, Amazon announced that it would bring in several hundred commands for its Amazon Echo device's voice assistant, Alexa, through a new library addition to the Alexa Skills Kit. Until now, Alexa has...
FCC says AT&T's Sponsored Data program favoring DirecTV is illegal

FCC Says AT&T’s DirecTV Data Cap Exemption Violates Net Neutrality

Some weeks ago the Federal Communications Commission initiated an investigation into AT&T's offer to exempt DirecTV subscribers from its internet data cap. Today, the FCC's initial findings show that the company's Sponsored Data program is,...