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Amazon takes on Chromecast with Fire TV Stick

The $39 device will let users stream a wide range of content, including Netflix, Prime Instant Video, and Hulu Plus.

By October 27, 2014

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​BitTorrent unwraps chat app Bleep

BitTorrent's new instant messaging program doesn't store metadata and offers end-to-end encryption.

By July 30, 2014

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Firefox OS phones go on sale, sell out instantly, site crashes

The Geeksphone Keon and Peak with Mozilla's Firefox OS software sold out almost immediately online.

By April 23, 2013

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LG Chromebase is a PC powered by Google's Chrome OS

The LG Chromebase is an all-in-one PC that makes more sense than a Chromebook -- but does it mean Chrome OS is a good idea?

By December 18, 2013

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Chromebook diaries: day one

Nic Healey kicks off a week-long experiment to manage his day-to-day work life entirely from a Google Chromebook.

By October 20, 2013

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Apple's iMessage goes dark, affecting 30 percent of users

The popular instant-messaging service for iOS and Mac OS experienced at least a 40-minute outage Tuesday afternoon.

By July 9, 2013

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BBM gets video calling in BlackBerry 10

The popular BlackBerry Messenger instant messaging app adds video chat in new BlackBerry 10.

By January 30, 2013

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How Microsoft became a control freak with tablet makers

The way Microsoft works with its hardware manufacturers fundamentally changed with the release of Windows RT. Now those longtime partners are figuring out how to deal with it.

By January 4, 2013

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Chromebook gets real

The Chromebook is a good extra computer for cloud-loving Google-centric Web users.

By December 11, 2012

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BlackBerry Messenger gets support for voice chats over Wi-Fi

RIM's instant messaging service has morphed into a voice-over-IP service for its users who are connected via Wi-Fi.

By November 14, 2012