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Microsoft's top task for Windows 10: Proving it's worth starting up

The world's largest software maker has to convince developers to write apps for the new version of its widely used operating system. But it also needs to win over customers, from consumers to businesses. That's no simple task.

By April 27, 2015

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Turn text into tasks with Chrome extension Todoed

With Todoed, you can create to-do list items by simply highlighting and right-clicking on text in Chrome.

By March 23, 2015

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Microsoft tests 'Work Assistant' app to help with Office tasks on phones

New application is designed to help users perform Office-related tasks on devices running Microsoft's OS for smartphones. Is this Bill Gates' "Personal Agent" project?

By February 6, 2015

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Can't concentrate? Look at this for 40 seconds

The next time your mind wanders, you might be able to regain your focus if you turn your gaze on a specific type of image, says research out of the University of Melbourne.

By May 25, 2015

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The DeeGreen turns 3D printing into a fun task anybody can do

CNET editor Dong Ngo creates an object with the DeeGreen 3D printer from be3D that he believes will make him happy at night. The question is will it also make you happy?

By October 7, 2014

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Take 'taxers' to task in Republican video game

In the great American tradition of weird political stunts comes the 8-bit video game "Giopi: 2014 Mission Majority."

By August 26, 2014

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Brillo and HomeKit: Two connected-home contenders

With the introduction of the Brillo smart-home operating system at Google I/O, the race to anchor the Internet of Things is heating up.

By May 28, 2015

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Banned H1Z1 players repent with video confessions, apologies (Tomorrow Daily 183)

The makers of H1Z1, an open-world zombie survival game, gave a small number of banned players a way to get their accounts back: Openly admit (and apologize for) their transgressions, and post the video to YouTube.

By May 26, 2015

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H1Z1 devs letting banned cheaters back in, but there's a catch (Tomorrow Daily 183)

On today's show, Ashley and Khail think up ways for cheaters in video games to repent for their sins, watch the fast-moving VelociRoACH and learn more about a task-learning bot named BRETT. #TDCheats

By May 26, 2015

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Grand Theft Auto creator sues BBC over behind-the-scenes look at game

Game developer Rockstar and parent Take-Two Interactive say upcoming TV docudrama "Game Changer" infringes on the GTA trademark.

By May 21, 2015