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Virtual reality may rule video games. Here's who will rule VR

Soon you'll don a high-tech headset as easily as you reach for your controller. Watch for blockbuster launches in the year ahead that pave the way to the brave new virtual world. Facebook and Valve lead the charge.

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Mozilla overhauls Firefox smartphone plan to focus on quality, not cost

After its $25 smartphones fail to dent Google and Apple dominance, the Firefox backer will try to compete using technological superiority -- and maybe by adding key Android apps, too.

Windows app stores still 'cesspool' of copyright infringement

Microsoft is struggling to make sure its online stores are clean, well-lighted places for apps, even as it readies the update to its Windows operating system.

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