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Autodesk will bring digital designs into the real world with Microsoft's HoloLens

Autodesk and Microsoft have teamed up to bring virtual product designs into the real world using augmented reality. The two companies announced on Monday that Autodesk Fusion 360 -- software that lets users design, test, and...

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Hottest Cyber Monday 2015 tech deals on Apple, Android, Windows and other products

Big online shopping day fueled by deals on Apple iPads, Apple Watches, Windows 10 machines and more.

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9 hot Cyber Monday 2015 Windows deals

Windows laptops, tablets, and yes, even phones, are being offered at cut-rate prices this Cyber Monday 2015, led by Microsoft itself.

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6 nerd words everybody gets wrong

The language of technology is a moving target. As the technology changes, so do the usage models, business models and behaviors associated with it. So do the words.

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Is Microsoft making Windows worse to make it better?

Windows 10 is being presented as an OS in continuous development. We’re used to cloud services being a work in progress, but how well does that transfer to the an operating system?

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Microsoft acknowledges bug led to Windows 10 November upgrade stoppage

Microsoft has restored access to Windows 10's November upgrade from its download center after pulling the upgrade because of a bug.

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7 hot Microsoft Xbox Black Friday 2015 deals

Retailers are offering solid discounts on the Microsoft Xbox One console for Black Friday 2015, so if your 2005 Xbox 360 is showing its age or you’re just looking to dive into Microsoft’s gaming platform for the first time, here’s a...

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Microsoft's November Windows 10 update screwed up some users' privacy settings

Microsoft revealed Tuesday that an update to Windows 10 changed some users' privacy settings accidentally.

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What would the perfect Linux distro look like?

If I were to create my ideal Linux distro, what would go into it?

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6 CRM predictions for 2016

Experts in sales, marketing and customer relationship management share their thoughts regarding which CRM features and trends will be the most buzzed about in the year ahead.

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Microsoft yanks Windows 10 November upgrade from download site

Microsoft last week stopped offering Windows 10's November upgrade as a disk image, closing down the route many had used to skip the wait as the company slowly rolls out the refresh via Windows Update.

Windows at 30: Microsoft’s biggest OS missteps

Windows at 30: Microsoft’s biggest blunders

The first three decades of Windows has brought unparalleled frustrations -- and an undying hope that the next version will be the best one yet

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9 ways Windows 10 just got better

We rank the new features and tweaks to Windows 10 that were included in last week’s update.

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Half of all enterprises to start Windows 10 rollouts in the next year

Gartner expects that half of all enterprises will at least begin their roll-outs of Windows 10 by January 2017, according to a report the analyst firm released Monday.


How to buy a productivity tablet

Whether you're opting for an iPad or a Surface, here are five things to consider before you buy a tablet.

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Microsoft reveals Black Friday 2015 deals

Microsoft has revealed more than two dozen Black Friday 2015 deals, ranging from big discounts on everything from Windows Surface tablets to Office 365 to Xbox consoles and games.

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Yahoo surrenders all search share gains from Firefox deal

A year after Yahoo struck a deal with Mozilla to make its search engine the default in Firefox in the U.S., Yahoo's share of search usage share has fallen to levels lower than before the partnership was signed.

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More Black Friday 2015: Verizon data freebie, Amazon starts early, Newegg boasts of 5,000 deals

Verizon, Amazon and Newegg get in on Black Friday 2015 tech deal bonanza with free wireless data, cut-rate Kindles and Windows 10 discounts among the bargains.

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