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Windows 10 hits 300 million active devices, but the free upgrade window slams shut soon

Microsoft says that Windows 10 is on 300 million active devices across the globe, but the free upgrade window is coming to a close, so you'd better grab the new platform while it's still free. Soon, the Home edition will run $120…
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Apple’s App Store got out of the wrong side of bed this morning

If you woke up this morning unable to find the apps you wanted, you weren't alone. The App Store suffered an interesting problem, returning unrelated search results for many apps. The issue has since been resolved.
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Instacart will deliver groceries based on recommendations from nutrition app Platejoy

Sticking to your diet just got a lot easier, thanks to a new partnership between personalized nutrition service PlateJoy and online grocer Instacart. It's almost like having a personal nutritionist do your shopping for you.
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Cupertino mayor is fed up with Apple: 'They abuse us,' Chang says

Cupertino Mayor Barry Chang, says Apple fails to pay enough to the city to help improve infrastructure. Chang wants Apple to pay $100 million for public projects, and is proposing a tax of $1,000 per employee for businesses with more than…
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Apple’s streak ends as Samsung seizes U.S. smartphone crown for March

Thanks to the success of the Galaxy S7, Samsung dethroned Apple for the top spot in smartphone market share in the U.S.. However, If history repeats itself, Apple will be back on top in quick fashion.
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Watch Netflix on the go? You now have more control over how much data it uses

In March, Netflix admitted that it had been throttling video for AT&T and Verizon customers, but would soon roll out changes to allow customers to control their mobile data usage in May. As promised, these controls are now rolling out.
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Track your favorite Game of Thrones character on this interactive map of Westeros

If you'd like to keep up with where everyone is on Game of Thrones, you need a near-encyclopedic knowledge of George RR Martin's World of Ice and Fire. Fortunately we live in a world where others can do it for us, and now they've put it in…
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The creators of Siri are now on a mission to destroy it

Siri's creators intended the virtual assistant to be more open, integrating with a variety of third-party services. That's why they created Viv, a new digital assistant to be unveiled on Monday.
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Best app deals of the day! 10 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…
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Ditch your cloud security storage subscription with Vimtag’s CloudBox

Wish you didn't have to pay that annoying monthly fee for storing your security footage on the cloud? With Vimtag's CloudBox, you don't! Sure, the box is basically just a hard drive, but it saves money by integrating with Vimtag security…
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The OnePlus 3 may not have to spend hours plugged into the charger

The next flagship-obliterating smartphone from the smartphone bargain hunter's friend, OnePlus, is almost here. We're expecting it to be called the OnePlus 3, and here's everything we think we know about it so far.
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Living on the Edge: Like Samsung, Xiaomi and Huawei hate the bezel

Huawei and Xiaomi are rumored to be working on smartphones that feature a curved screen, much like the design used on Samsung's Galaxy S6 Edge and S7 Edge. It's possible they'll launch before the end of the year.