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How to Clean-install Windows without Bloatware

You can get rid of bloatware or other troublesome software by doing a clean install of Windows 10. Here’s how it works.

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MacOS Sierra 10.12.3 update fixes the Safari bug that affected MacBook Pro battery life

This update also includes graphics fixes for Apple’s new MacBook Pro.

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33% off HP 23er 23-inch IPS LED Backlit Bezel-less Monitor - Deal Alert

This super thin monitor features an edge-to-edge ultra-wide viewing angle, and delivers a crisp, vibrant picture in 1920 x 1080 resolution. Its affordable price tag is currently 33% more affordable.

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Reports: Apple, Foxconn considering a $7 billion manufacturing plant in the U.S.

Foxconn’s chairman says Apple may decide to build a display factory in the States.

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Sprint takes a 33 percent stake in Tidal

The music-streaming service will make exclusive content available to the mobile phone service’s customers.

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VocoPro WirelessMix-2 review: Live sound goes wireless with this dynamic duo

An all-in-one, easy-to-use eight-channel live sound and karaoke mixer combined with two UHF wireless mics and an SD audio recorder.

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How to be sure a drive has ejected from a Mac

macOS has several ways to properly eject a storage device.

What Android Wear 2.0 needs to be a hit

Google's upcoming smartwatches are going to have to deliver a "wow" experience to make Android Wear a hit.

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Putting teeth into enforcing Internet of Things security, but for how long?

The FTC has filed a complaint based on some of the security practices (and alleged lack thereof) by D-Link.

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Star Wars: Force Arena is a slick, action-packed mini-MOBA

It’s a lot like Clash Royale, albeit with the beloved sci-fi universe put to great use.

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25% off YETI Hopper 20 Portable Cooler - Deal Alert

The YETI Hopper 20 ice-for-days portable cooler and is tough as nails so it can be hauled anywhere you want to take it.

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34% off SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick 200GB - Deal Alert

A flash drive, reinvented. With the SanDisk Connect Stick in your pocket, in your bag or across the room, you can wirelessly access your media or transfer large files, stream HD videos and music, and save and share photos and videos to and from your mobile device.

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Up is down, down is up: Apple’s always responsible

Lawsuit alleges thing we've only been told 10 million times is wrong.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Never-ending notebooks

This week's roundup features updates to three big note-taking apps.

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Apple sues Qualcomm over patent licensing and $1B in payments

A nasty spat between Apple and Qualcomm broke into public view on Friday when the smartphone maker accused the chip supplier of charging "exorbitant" licensing fees for its cellular technology.

How NOT to lose your Apple AirPods

Apple's new AirPods are here and they have been well-received but losing these wireless earbuds is a real concern when you consider the cost to replace and the current back order. James Martin looks at Apple's newest offerings to see if the concern is myth or reality.

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Meitu's photo-effects app tracks users without disclosing enough

It's not malware, but the long-popular Chinese app's U.S. breakout moment was marred by a lack of disclosure and leftover code. Its maker promises to improve.