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iPhone 6 goes on sale around globe

Doors open at Apple stores across the globe as the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus hit the shelves.

Netflix invades Europe: Why expansion beyond the US is so critical

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Developers looking to build games for Oculus' VR headset will swap their best tricks of the trade at the company's first conference this weekend.

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Swiftkey keyboard app shoots to top of iTunes charts

Known for its powers of predictive typing, the app now ranks No. 1 among all free iPhone apps in Apple's App Store.

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Nokia.com yields to new Microsoft Mobile Devices site

Info on Lumia smartphones is moving to new digs as Microsoft continues to assimilate the goodies it got in its big Nokia deal.

14 hours agoSecurityby

Google to encrypt data by default on new version of Android

Encryption has been optional since 2011, but Android L, due out later this year, will include activation procedures for automatic encryption.

16 hours agoSecurityby

Home Depot breach exposes a whopping 56M credit cards

The hardware chain says it has eliminated all malware from its systems after a massive hack put tens of millions of customers' data at risk.

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Intel's wireless charging bowl coming by year's end

CEO Brian Krzanich reveals origin of the charging bowl for smartphones and electronics but is mum on an expected price.

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Are Uber's gratuity fees misleading? Judge says yes

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Microsoft cuts 2,100 employees worldwide

As part of a second wave of cuts announced in July, Microsoft is laying off 2,100 employees worldwide on September 18.

1 day agoMobileby

Galaxy Note 4 preorders start Friday

Samsung's decision to start preorders on launch day for Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus feels like a raspberry.

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Photokina, a camera buff's fantasyland (pictures)

The German show lets photography enthusiasts try the latest cameras, lenses, and accessories. Here's what the conference showcased.

16 minutes agoInternetby

Alibaba shares open at $94

The Chinese company's record-breaking initial public offering is paying off with a splashy debut on the New York Stock Exchange.

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Low Latency 109: I'm your Destiny

Master Chief awakes in a cold sweat, forced to ponder what could have been.

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Apple fan buys iPhone 6, promptly drops it on TV

Jack Cooksey was first through the doors at the Apple store in Perth, Australia. He's also one of the first people in the world to drop a new iPhone 6.

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How to organize Share Sheets in iOS 8

With better app sharing being a staple of iOS 8, organization is going to be crucial to making the experience pleasant.

1 hour agoAppleby

Phone 6 delay in China triggers black market sales

With the new iPhones not yet available in China, individuals are scooping them up through other sources and then reselling them at high prices, says Bloomberg.

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Pioneer Electronics, Onkyo combine to keep pace with competition

As the companies join forces to take on the home AV market, Pioneer's Russ Johnston says both brands will remain distinct.

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