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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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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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New Windows 10 preview beefs up Mail app and more

The latest build is one more step toward a new version of Windows that has to avoid the missteps of Windows 8.

By April 23, 2015

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Microsoft's 2015 Build developer confab: Join us Wednesday (live blog)

This week Microsoft aims to convince consumers, businesses -- and especially developers -- to make the jump to Windows 10. The company's future depends on it.

By April 27, 2015

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Apple Pay to accept Discover cards this fall

The agreement means that Apple's mobile payments system will work with all four major credit cards in the US.

By April 27, 2015

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House approves controversial cybersecurity bill

Opponents worry that data-sharing legislation could lead to increased government surveillance.

By April 22, 2015

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Guy builds his own 'Star Wars' BB-8 rolling droid for $150

If you've wanted a BB-8 droid ever since seeing the first trailer for "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens," you can now make one for pretty cheap.

By April 20, 2015