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Qualcomm turns to China's Allwinner to grow in low-cost tablet market

More low-cost Android tablets could get integrated LTE features

PC makers disclose plans to bring Windows 10 to PCs

Dell will start shipping its first PCs preloaded with Windows 10 on July 29


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Google's new privacy hub shows what the company knows about you

Find out what information you're giving away to Google

BlackBerry settlement allows Typo keyboards for iPads, not iPhones

Typo is banned from selling keyboards for devices with screen sizes smaller than 7.9 inches

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Using Android Pay: 5 things you need to know

Google's new mobile payments system isn't too complicated. If anything, it's essentially an updated version of Google Wallet.

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Wearable security: Two-factor authentication apps for Apple Watch

Early extensions of iPhone apps for varying forms of authentication find a useful home as Watch apps.

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Google unifies your privacy and security settings in one spot

Google has a new My Account dashboard that the company says will make it easier to manage your privacy and security settings.

9 ways to make the most of your Android device

9 ways to make the most of your Android device

Your Android device is a mighty computer -- so isn't it time you start tapping into its PC-like powers?

The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Monday, June 1

Intel, Altera said near a deal... Senate lets NSA dragnet expire... Asus promises 4-day smartwatch life

Windows 10 to ship on July 29 for PCs and tablets

The upgrade from Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 will be free until July 29, 2016

Asus Zenfone Selfie comes with 13-megapixel front camera

The product will arrive in the third quarter

ZenWatch 2 from Asus could have four-day battery

The latest ZenWatch has an optional case back that could give it another half-day of power

Asus doubles down on tablets with ZenPad series

The ZenPad tablets come in 7, 8 and 10-inch sizes.

Cloud gaming at 4K still years away, Nvidia CEO says

Changes needed at server and infrastructure level to support 4K game streaming from Internet, Jen-Hsun Huang said

Laser projected mouse melds trackpad and touchscreen functions

The product projects a virtual trackpad over a table

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Woman who unwittingly recycled an Apple I has $100k coming her way

If you tried to recycle an Apple I recently, a Silicon Valley recycling center wants to see you.

At Google I/O, no huge surprises but a honing of critical products

Highlights included new developments for mobile payments and the Internet of Things

Google bets that smart fabrics, gesture interfaces will replace fiddling on a tiny wearable touchscreen

As mobile device screens shrink, Google is developing new user interfaces that don't rely on touchscreens

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Google and Levi's team up on smart clothes

Google executives envision the day when your jacket, shirt, pants -- even your socks -- might control your phone, tablet or even the lights in your house.

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How wearables will shape the future of mobile payments

Three finance executives discuss the essential role wearable technology will play in the evolution of mobile payments.

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