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Use your browser for cross-platform instant messaging

If you want to keep in touch with all your friends and coworkers, you don't have to jump around from one service to another.

By 7 March 2014

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Tech Retrospect: YouTube chimes in with Music Key, BlackBerry gets down to business

Google takes YouTube into the premium realm, and BlackBerry strikes up some partnerships. Plus, the first Lumia to lose the Nokia branding. All that and more in this look back at the week in tech.

By 15 November 2014

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Facebook Messenger now used by more than 500M people

Milestone comes just months after a negative backlash against separating the social network's IM features onto a standalone app.

By 11 November 2014

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Police skirt Tor anonymity software in shutting down illegal websites

US and European police say they closed more than 400 online contraband markets and arrested 17 people -- who thought they were hidden by the popular tool.

By 8 November 2014

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​Toshiba Glass betters Google Glass display tech, but you can't buy it

Google Glass is today's most iconic wearable for augmented reality, but Toshiba's come up with a somewhat more subtle design.

By 8 October 2014

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Microsoft rolls out new plans for Office 365 users

Designed for small and midsize businesses, the three new subscription plans offer more features and flexibility than their predecessors, says the company.

By 3 October 2014

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2,400 Phones 4U staff lose their jobs as networks circle

Roughly half of Phones 4U's staff are to be laid off, while EE, Vodafone and Dixons Carphone snap up other stores.

By 23 September 2014

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Ray Ozzie's new app reimagines the phone call

One of Bill Gates' all-time favorite programmers is back after pondering the hypothetical: What would people do if the phone had never been invented before the Internet came along?

By 23 September 2014

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BitTorrent Bleep extends its IM security to Android, Mac

If BitTorrent succeeds with its encrypted, decentralized app, it would enshroud a previously open form of messaging in a hard-to-break bubble of privacy.

By 18 September 2014

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Try these great messaging apps for Windows Phone

These popular Windows Phone messaging apps are useful (and fun) ways to keep in touch with friends.

By 18 September 2014