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always-on internet

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Microsoft buys Internet-of-Things company because why not?

The world's largest software maker has always dabbled with Internet connected things, but now it hopes a new acquisition will help it do even more.

By May 3, 2016

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Alphabet? Google? Either way, it's ready to rumble

Google has always been light-years ahead of its time, thanks to its unconventional co-founders. They're shaking things up, again.

By January 29, 2016

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How to tell your Facebook friends how to pronounce your name

Tired of everyone always messing up your name in person? Facebook wants to help you help them learn how to pronounce it.

By August 6, 2015

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Deflategate memes blow up with Tom Brady suspension

The suspended Patriots quarterback will have to sit at home for the first four games of next season thinking about what he's (allegedly) done. As always, the Internet swoops in to remind him.

By May 11, 2015

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Grey market products: not always cheaper

We compare some prices for popular products from the grey market and local retailers to work out if there are still significant savings from buying imported electronics.

By December 18, 2013

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Google reveals our embarrassing voice search habits

Google recently commissioned a study to show how cool voice search can be, but the findings don't always show the best side of either teens or adults.

By October 14, 2014

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Xbox tweets hint at 'always on' future

Don't want a gaming console that requires a persistent Internet connection? "Deal with it," says Microsoft Studio's creative director.

By April 5, 2013

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The Sims 4 won't be always online like SimCity, due in 2014

Publisher EA is wisely ditching the obligatory Internet connection for the next Sims game, which is out next year.

By May 7, 2013

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Foursquare lets users toggle friends to 'Always On'

The check-in social network rolls out a new feature that lets users see where their specified friends are at all times, no matter where in the world they're located.

By September 25, 2012

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Enter Australis: Mozilla streamlines Firefox's look

The new user interface is designed to be faster, easier to use, and suited for a future with Firefox running on phones and tablets, too. As always, though, change means pain.

By November 18, 2013