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Android's dominance in Europe crushes Windows Phone

In today's Android roundup: Windows Phone is in deep trouble in Europe as Android reigns supreme. Plus: LG sells 16.8 million Android phones, and Android 5.0 Lollipop's security features.

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One code to rule them all: Dronecode

The Dronecode Project will unite thousands of coders to build an aerial operating system for drones.

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Google's surprise Nexus 6 preorders anger some Android users

In today's Android roundup: Google is in deep doo-doo with some Android users over Nexus 6 preorders. Plus: The performance of Intel-based Android tablets, and Star Wars: Galactic Defense comes to Android.

Getting started with TestFlight for iOS 8 developers

Apple is making user testing a bit easier with a new tool for iOS 8 developers called TestFlight. Here's what you need to know to get started.

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Microsoft's sudden love for Linux leaves me cold

In today's open source roundup: Microsoft's embrace of Linux comes across as self-serving and disingenuous. Plus: Ubuntu's Unity 8 will remove Amazon search, and what happens when Linux users run Windows?

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Quick Look: Puppy Linux 6.0

Check out the latest release of the lightweight Puppy Linux distribution.

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How to fish for (and land) IT talent

CIOs need to be deeply involved in writing IT job postings -- not just leave it to the HR admin -- to lure great hires.

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Fitbit's new line of activity trackers includes a Fitness Super Watch

Also new trackers to replace the Fitbit Force.

IT learns to trumpet its contributions to the business

Under the leadership of CIO Kim Stevenson, Intel's IT team produces its own annual report, plus a mobile app full of multimedia content, to showcase tech plans and accomplishments.


When others suffer for your mistakes

What we geeks need to realize is that delivering a fix is insufficient.

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Puppy Linux 6.0 Tahrpup CE released

In today's open source roundup: Download Puppy Linux 6.0 Tahrpup CE. Plus: ExtremeTech thumbs its nose at Linux users, and Aspyr Media plans more Linux games in the next six months.

Sony rolls out System Software 2.0 for the Playstation 4

Unfortunately not everything is working as smoothly as it should be.

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Twelve great features in Android 5.0 Lollipop

In today's Android roundup: Twelve of the best features in Android 5.0 Lollipop. Plus: Google releases its Google Fit health app, and popular music app djay 2 is now available for Android.

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Getting chipped: Why one privacy-obsessed editor is testing an NFC chip implant

What will happen if you wear an NFC chip implant for a year? IDG Netherlands News Editor René Schoemaker is testing just that.

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PSA: Don't buy an Xbox One...this week.

Starting on Sunday, November 2nd, the price temporarily drops $50.

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Will we ever be able to run OS X apps in Linux with Darling?

In today's open source roundup: Will the Darling project ever be able to run popular OS X applications in Linux? Plus: A review of GhostBSD 4.0 by DistroWatch, and Birds Linux 4.0 for students released

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Surprise! Flashlight apps might be spying on you

Mobile apps have too much access to our data

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Do most Android users really want a phablet?

In today's Android roundup: Many users may want phablets but might not know it yet. Plus: The OnePlus One phone is available for preorder, and the Moto 360 gets major update.

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