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Is this why Microsoft named it Windows 10?

Seemingly everyone on the Net has a theory as to why Microsoft skipped the name "Windows 9" and jumped to 10. Here's one explanation that actually makes sense.

By October 1, 2014

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How to restore an iPhone after the botched iOS 8.0.1 update

A bug in Apple's release of iOS 8.0.1 has broken iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices. Here's how you can fix them.

By September 24, 2014

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Facebook to change real-name policy after drag queens protest

After recently deactivating the profiles of several well-known San Francisco drag queens, Facebook met with members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community to discuss its requirement that users provide legal names. CNET's Sumi Das has details on the agreement reached between the two groups.

By October 1, 2014

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NFL announcer forgets name, calls Microsoft Surface 'iPad-like'

Despite Microsoft spending a lot of money for its Surface tablets to be used on the sidelines, the product name seems not to have penetrated Fox's announcers.

By September 8, 2014

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Google's Megan Smith named new US technology chief

Smith, a former vice president at Google X, is heading to Washington to help the Obama administration navigate the terrain at the intersection of tech and government.

By September 4, 2014

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YouTube's rumored music service reportedly gets a name

The subscription service will reportedly be called YouTube Music Key and offer ad-free music with audio-only and offline playback for $10 per month.

By August 18, 2014

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Petition asks Nintendo to name character after Robin Williams

Over 100,000 people have signed the petition, though it's not clear yet whether Nintendo might bring Williams to a future title.

By August 18, 2014

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Woman changes name to L. Skywalker, denied passport

The UK takes a dim view of any name that it deems as being copyrighted or trademarked.

By July 31, 2014

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RealNetworks names Rob Glaser its permanent CEO

The company's founder finds himself back at the helm with plans to keep pushing forward with services like RealPlayer Cloud and Rhapsody.

By July 30, 2014

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Facebook apologizes to gay community, alters identity policy

The world's largest social network says it will create a "fix" for people caught up in the company's "real-name policy."

By October 1, 2014