Monthly Archives: May 2015

Get a 1TB Wi-Fi hard drive and 1TB of cloud storage for $59.50

Sobering thought for the day: Data loss is not a matter of if — it’s a matter of when. If you use a computer or smartphone or tablet long enough, eventually you’ll lose precious documents, photos or the like. Might … Continue reading

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Microsoft aims to get tough on security with its Edge browser

Microsoft is trying to make users feel more safe and secure with its new Edge Web browser. Designed specifically for Windows 10, Edge is Microsoft’s attempt to move past the legacy of Internet Explorer and offer a more cutting-edge browser … Continue reading

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Microsoft: These are the Windows 10 editions coming your way

You’ll have to wait a little longer, though, for the full details on things like pricing and licensing. by Mary Jo Foley May 13, 2015 9:52 AM PDT Microsoft is going public with its list of planned editions that it … Continue reading

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Skype Translator is Now Open to One and All

Posted on May 12, 2015 by Paul Thurrott Available in preview form since December 2014, Microsoft’s amazing Skype Translator app is now broadly available for anyone wishing to try it out. Skype Translator lets two people who speak different languages … Continue reading

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Lenovo knowingly ships LaVie Z laptop with flaws, offering 5 percent discount?

The latest Lenovo LaVie Z 360 laptop won’t work in the Tent and Stand modes, but maybe because that wasn’t its intended design. Lenovo admits missteps that created confusions for customers.   The LaVie Z series at CES 2015. CNET … Continue reading

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Quantum Computers Will Make Your Laptop Look Like an Abacus

© Kim Stallknecht/The New York Times/Redux D-Wave Systems’ quantum computer processor is pictured without its protective thermal canisters at the company’s lab in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada on March 11, 2013. The race to make the first quantum computer is … Continue reading

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