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$100,000 payday for discoverer of Microsoft Windows bug

Microsoft pays cold hard cash to a British security researcher who uncovered a bug in a preview version of the operating system.

By October 10, 2013

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Microsoft to release Windows 8.1 update on April 8

At its annual Build confab, Microsoft wants to make it clear that the update's mission is to welcome frustrated mouse and keyboard users back to Windows 8.1.

By April 2, 2014

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Sling ups the app ante: Android and iOS updates add Roku support, Windows 8 app on deck

Slingbox users are getting improved mobile apps, Roku compatibility, and -- soon -- even a dedicated Windows 8 app.

By November 18, 2013

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PS4 declassified: How Sony used its PS3 mistakes to build the ultimate developer's console

The PlayStation 3 was a troubled machine, launching at a price that gave gamers fits, and using technologies that gave developers headaches. This is how Sony avoided making the same mistakes twice.

By November 13, 2013

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How BlackBerry could be a last-minute fixer-upper

commentary BlackBerry's darkest days arrived after the handset and OS that were supposed to save it. A couple of tweaks and a bit of time, though, could still improve its standing.

By October 30, 2013

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Telefonica's Yotam Ben-Ami fights for Firefox phones (Q&A)

The Spanish carrier has a lot riding on Mozilla's mobile OS. Its director of open Web devices reveals Latin America sales data that show Firefox OS has a shot at becoming the third mobile OS.

By October 18, 2013

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Researchers warn of SCADA equipment discoverable via Google

Google searches find critical infrastructure equipment that could be remotely controlled over the Internet.

By August 2, 2011

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Microsoft to allow developers to self-publish Xbox One games

Company will let developers use retail hardware for development, and it relents on a policy that required game makers to have a publisher to get onto the Xbox One.

By July 24, 2013

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Microsoft to take Bing deeper into Windows Blue, Xbox One

Microsoft's Bing is morphing from a "mere" search engine into more of a service that will power next-generation devices -- Windows Blue PCs and tablets, as well as the Xbox One.

By May 23, 2013

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Why I won't be going back to BlackBerry from iPhone

After using BlackBerry phones for years before switching to an iPhone, I was intrigued to see whether the Z10 could tempt me back. But glitches and a lack of apps left me cold.

By March 22, 2013