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Five reasons to consider bringing your smartphone to Ting

The service is making some interesting moves in the BYOD arena, and without some of the compromises imposed by other low-cost carriers.

By August 15, 2014

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Micropayments, mega angst, and the future of console games

Sony and Microsoft have delivered their next-gen visions, but with this caveat: more microtransactions. Cash grab or survival strategy, it will surely generate controversy as 2014 rolls along.

By December 19, 2013

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Five years in, the iPhone's greatest legacy: Its apps

How will the iPhone be remembered? Most likely, for how it reinvented the perception of software.

By June 28, 2012

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Microsoft Office first desktop app to hit Windows 8 store

Company's own suite has been given the honor as the first desktop program, or non-Metro app, to grace the Windows 8 Store.

By June 7, 2012

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Security firm warns of new Twitter threat

Compromised Twitter accounts are being used to scam people into signing up for a "make money fast" Web site, security firm Sophos says.

By August 1, 2011

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Fighting spam and scams on Twitter

Twitter users are an increasingly attractive target for online ne'er-do-wells. One company is filtering tweets to analyze the problem--and help develop safeguards.

By February 17, 2011

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Pulled iDOS app returns, update if you dare

An app that gave iOS users a working version of the DOS prompt has returned, though it's now missing one of its crowning features.

By January 19, 2011

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Use SpamSieve for fixing missing 'New Mail' sound

One of Mail's ongoing problems has been the lack of the "New Mail" sound being played when new messages arrive. There have been numerous fixes that have surfaced for tackling this problem, and though they will work for some people, the root of the silent New Mail sound problem has not yet been pinpointed so the fixes do not necessarily help everyone.

By September 17, 2010

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Windows DLL bug hits dozens of apps

A flaw in the way Windows handles dynamic-link library and related files likely affects hundreds of applications and has already been used in malicious attacks in the wild.

By August 24, 2010

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'Get Lamp' illuminates the text adventure game

Text adventure games may seem like ancient history but they have aspects in common with today's casual and social games.

By August 10, 2010