Only a handful of Windows phones will get the latest update

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Virtually every Windows 10 PC can get the Creators Update, but phone owners won’t be so fortunate. Microsoft has revealed that only some Windows 10 Mobile devices will receive the Creators Update when it’s ready. The company’s own Lumia devices are… Powered by WPeMatico

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Early computing pioneer Robert Taylor dies

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The technology world just lost one of its most prominent innovators. Robert Taylor, best known as the mastermind of ARPAnet (the internet’s precursor), has died at 85. As the director of the US military’s Advanced Research Projects Agency from 1965 u… Powered by WPeMatico

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The best beard trimmer

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By Séamus Bellamy This post was done in partnership with Sweethome, a buyer’s guide to the best homewares. When readers choose to buy The Sweethome’s independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its wor… Powered by WPeMatico

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After Math: It's so hard to say goodbye

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It’s been a tough week for farewells. We’ve seen the NES Classic get canceled, Microsoft pull the plug on Vista, and the impending end of free registration for California’s electric vehicles. Numbers, because how else would we know how much time we h… Powered by WPeMatico

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'Star Wars Battlefront II' invites you to the dark side in November

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The winners write the history books. When the second Death Star explodes over Endor in Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi, the Rebel Alliance rejoices. It’s a thrilling moment of victory after two hours of interstellar military adventuring: Fo… Powered by WPeMatico

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The PowerRay drone is an aquatic spyglass for playboy fishermen

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Who needs fishing prowess when you have a remote-controlled, sonar-equipped, bait-dropping, mini-submersible at your disposal? Because with the new PowerRay underwater drone, that’s exactly what you get. Powered by WPeMatico

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Recommended Reading: Technology hasn't improved the airline experience

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How Technology Has Failed to Improve Your Airline Experience Farhad Manjoo, The New York Times It hasn’t been a great week for United, but that massive incident served as a harsh reminder that the airline industry has a long list of customer servi… Powered by WPeMatico

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Uber saw rapid growth in 2016, but it still bled cash

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Uber has revealed part of its financials for the first time, perhaps in effort to distract you from all the controversies it’s involved with. The privately held ride-hailing company, which isn’t required to publicize its earnings, has told Bloomberg… Powered by WPeMatico

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Of course there's a 'Candy Crush' fashion collection

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The Candy Crush craze continues to reach new heights. Just when you thought a TV show based on the popular game was more than you could handle, well, that’s not the only thing happening in time for summer. King, the app’s developer, has teamed up wit… Powered by WPeMatico

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Trump administration is killing its open data portal

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Reversing yet another Obama-era practice, the Trump administration announced on Friday that it will not only be keeping its visitor logs secret for five years after Trump leaves office, but will be shuttering the Open.Whitehouse.gov portal. This is w… Powered by WPeMatico

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