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Apple and Amazon take fight from smart home to hotel room

Siri vs. Alexa: Which voice-activated assistant is a better hotel concierge?

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Google will now let you share your location with friends in Maps

A new feature rolling out soon to all Maps users will let you easily and temporarily broadcast your location and share your journey with anyone you'd like.

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Instagram will let you book appointments to become more like Yelp and OpenTable

The Facebook-owned app wants to give you more reasons to interact with businesses.

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Hackers threaten to wipe millions of Apple devices, demand ransom

A group of hackers is threatening to wipe millions of iOS devices in two weeks if Apple doesn't pay them $150,000.

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Facebook live videos take aim at Twitch with streaming software, hardware support

Facebook's new streaming software and hardware support for personal live videos is a shot across Twitch's bow, but Twitch shouldn't sweat it.

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63% off Anker Quick Charge 3.0 39W Dual USB Car Charger - Deal Alert

3 cutting-edge technologies combine to deliver the fastest possible charge to any device. Charge compatible devices up to 80% in just 35 minutes with Quick Charge 3.0. Patented PowerIQ and VoltageBoost deliver high-speed charging to non-Quick Charge devices.

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64% off MOTA JETJAT Ultra Mini Drone with One Touch Take-Off & Landing - Deal Alert

Experience First Class Flight with Auto Landing, Takeoff, and Hover with the push of a button, features never before seen in mini drones. ULTRA is App Ready - take pictures and video and save it right to any smartphone.

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LinkedIn's Trending Storylines aims to broaden users' news horizons

LinkedIn wants to be its users’ professional news feed, and the company just launched a new feature aimed at providing them with a broad set of perspectives on relevant business news.

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Arq review: Offers an archiving alternative to Time Machine and hosted cloud backup services

A macOS app can replace or complement other backup alternatives while putting more encryption control in your hands.

Security Sessions: Where is VC security funding going?

In the latest episode of Security Sessions, CSO Editor-in-Chief Joan Goodchild sits down with Jeff Fagnan from Accomplice, a venture capital and private equity firm in Cambridge, Mass. The two discuss the current state of VC funding in security companies and where the money is going (and not going), and why CSOs should "follow the money."

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Debunking the myths that iPhone users are smarter, more judgmental, and more likely to lie

Recent studies claim iPhone users have different traits than Android users. But are they to be believed?

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One more thing: Why Apple could still launch a new iPad Pro at Apple Park in April

Could Apple be saving more surprises for Apple Park’s grand opening next month?

Mingis on Tech: Diving into Windows 10 Creators Edition and the future of OSes

Coming soon to a PC near you: Windows 10 Creators Edition. But what's much less certain is what comes after that for PCs, and Macs and mobile devices. A voice-activated future, anyone?

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50% off Watch Dogs 2 by Ubisoft, for Xbox One - Deal Alert

Explore the birthplace of the tech revolution as Marcus Holloway, a brilliant young hacker who has fallen victim to ctOS 2.0's predictive algorithms and accused of a crime he did not commit.

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The hardest part about talking to robots isn't what you think.

IDG.tv host Jimmy Conrad visit's Japan Factory to take in the latest and greatest from, yep, Japan. If the future is talking robots, looks like it's going to be tough to get a word in edge-wise...

Surface Studio First Look: Features and specs

You know Microsoft's Surface Studio is different as soon as you see the gorgeous display and try the innovative touch experience. Here's what it was like for us.

Interview: Dan Rogers, CMO, ServiceNow

Dan Rogers, CMO of ServiceNow, shares his thoughts on the importance of metrics-driven marketing, the dynamic relationship between marketing and culture and how to utilize content to guide the buyer’s journey.

The top-secret X-37B space plane is about to break another record

The U.S. Air Force's top-secret autonomous space plane, the X-37B, is days away from breaking its own longevity record. The aircraft, which looks like a mini Space Shuttle, is on schedule next week to spend its record-setting 675th day in orbit, but we still don't know much about what it's doing up there.

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iTunes 12.6 update will let you watch your iTunes movie rentals across your iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV

The new “rent once, watch anywhere” feature is also a sign that iOS 10.3 and Apple TV 10.2 are on their way.

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New Apple Watch buyers face limited band selection

You may have to buy your preferred Apple Watch band as a separate accessory.

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iPad Pro, iPad, and iPad mini 4: What are the differences?

Trying to decide on which iPad to buy? Here’s a look at the major specifications of each model.