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REDMOND, WASHINGTON - JULY 17: A building on the Microsoft Headquarters campus is pictured July 17, 2014 in Redmond, Washington. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced, July 17, that Microsoft will cut 18,000 jobs, the largest layoff in the company's history. (Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Microsoft under investigation in China

The company is among a number of tech giants facing rocky relations with the Chinese government.

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Add multiple time zones to your clock on Windows

Curious what time it is on the other side of the globe? Trying to avoid calling someone at an inconvenient hour? Add a quick reference clock to your Windows system tray to see times for three locations at once.

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Turn off color scheme warnings on Windows 7

Tired of seeing the alert for changing your color scheme when Windows 7 is low on memory?

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Apple users, Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite comes your way Thursday

Apple is set to release the beta version of its new Mac operating system to the public.

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Laptops, desktops, and hybrids for back to school

Get a new college computer or high school hybrid with these education-minded Windows and Mac machines.

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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 vs. MacBook Air 13" 2014

Microsoft made a direct comparison between the Surface Pro 3 and the MacBook Air 13", so we're throwing them into the Prizefight Ring to settle the score once and for all. Let's get it on!

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A woman walks past a sign for Toshiba Corp. at the company's headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday, May 9, 2011. Toshiba Corp., the world's second-largest maker of flash memory chips, forecast profit will climb to a record this year as demand for storage chips offsets the shortfalls from the March 11 earthquake and tsunami. Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg via Getty Images

SK Hynix says Toshiba seeking $1.1 billion in damages

Toshiba filed suit against the South Korean company in March, claiming it profited from the theft of flash-memory data.

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See who is using your Wi-Fi on Windows

​Whether it's a problem, or just a preventative measure, it's always a good idea to be aware of what devices are connecting to your home network.

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Five ways to speed up your Mac

Breathe new life into your slow Mac with five tips that will clean up the clutter and give your computer a boost.

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An entry-level Yoga that's flexible but affordable

The Yoga 2 11 gets you Lenovo's excellent hybrid hinge but trades away some power and battery life for a low price.

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Free up disk space with Mac app Duplicate Zapper

Root out duplicate files to reclaim precious hard-drive space on your Mac.

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Intel's second-quarter earnings surge on PC sales

The chipmaker boosts its stock buyback plan by $20 billion, as it seeks to trim its cash balance and return more money to shareholders.

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