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WhatsApp for Android now offers voice calling to all users

The new feature could help WhatsApp better compete with the likes of Skype and Viber, which offer both chatting and voice calling.

By March 31, 2015

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Smart whisky bottle knows when someone's been in your stash

Forget smart lightbulbs and smart appliances. Smart alcohol bottles could bring high-tech brains to your home bar.

By February 26, 2015

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Pinterest ditches marketers' links, may be planning 'buy' button

The company says the decision to ban third-party marketing links has nothing to do with making money and everything to do with improving people's experience on the site.

By February 13, 2015

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Microsoft casts wider net to narrow Windows app gap

Looking beyond traditional software makers, Microsoft will make a dedicated push to recruit students, startups and "developers not currently supporting our platforms."

By December 30, 2014

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Xbox One bundles to offer free Assassin's Creed games

Two different packages of the Xbox One gaming console -- one with the gesture-controlled Kinect setup -- include Assassin's Creed Unity and Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

By October 15, 2014

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Unity, one gaming development platform to unite them all, up for sale

A presentation pitching Unity has been circulating around the games industry, sources say. The potential buyer gets popular software that powers games large and small.

By October 9, 2014

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Apple iPhone 6 may sport faster LTE modem

The next iPhone could offer faster LTE data speeds thanks to an improved modem, says Chinese Apple repair shop Geekbar.

By August 19, 2014

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Halo music composer settles with game-maker Bungie for $95,000

The composer says he was fired "without cause." He's been given unpaid work and vacation time, as well as damages.

By July 22, 2014

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The Legend of Zelda Wii U: Has Nintendo made Link a girl?

Nintendo has unveiled The Legend of Zelda for Wii U, a beautifully rendered open-world game that looks to have some interesting changes.

By June 10, 2014

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US Air Force takes a look through Google Glass

The military is testing the wearable’s use for combat situations, as well as building apps that could help soldiers on the battlefield.

By April 8, 2014