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Google yanks tool for advanced online photo editing

As the company trumpets Google Photos' new abilities for archiving and sharing photos, it also quietly drops a sophisticated tool for editing them.

By June 1, 2015

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The push to make VR headsets mainstream

Video games are literally going to people's heads. At the Game Developers Conference, virtual reality headsets were all the rage as startups and major tech companies showed off their latest VR offerings.

By March 5, 2015

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Windows 7 mainstream support ends

As Windows 10 approaches, Microsoft will no longer offer free help and support for the ageing but still popular Windows 7.

By January 13, 2015

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Sports are no savior to big cable bundles, survey says

Sports are often seen as the linchpin keeping people in pricey cable packages, but a recent survey found most subscribers don't need games to keep paying for TV. Plus, many sports fans would pony up for streaming.

By May 29, 2015

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Olympus E-PL7's mainstream appeal

A good interchangeable-lens series for budding enthusiasts gets better.

By November 26, 2014

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Learn the secret language of Twitch's rogue emojis

Twitch, Amazon's site to broadcast and watch footage of people playing video games, has chat rooms packed with the craziest emoji -- called emotes -- you've ever seen. These glyphs mean more than meets the eye.

By May 31, 2015

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Apple takes NFC mainstream on iPhone 6; Apple Watch with Apple Pay

Apple will help consumers say buh-bye to plastic credit cards with the NFC-enabled iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and Apple Watch using its new mobile payment service Apple Pay.

By September 9, 2014

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Green tech for hipsters: Get onboard before it goes mainstream

Living the green hipster life isn't all about retro tech. You can have the latest environmentally friendly innovations and still keep your hipster cred.

By September 9, 2014

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How Ferguson brought live streams into the mainstream

Citizen footage widened the lens of civil unrest in Ferguson, Mo., and it brought live-streaming to popular attention in the US unlike any confrontation has before.

By August 26, 2014

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In shadow of Android Pay, Google Wallet evolves to stay alive

Google's 4-year-old mobile payments service will turn into an app for transferring small payments between friends to make room for the new Android Pay system.

By May 29, 2015