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07.20.15
Windows gets an emergency security fix across most versions (update: Hacking Team link)
07.20.15

Windows gets an emergency security fix across most versions (update: Hacking Team link)

If you use Windows -- just about any recent version of it, in fact -- you're going to want to chec...

By J. Fingas,   07.20.15
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06.05.14
Final Fantasy XIV updates with sightseeing, weapons, and poses
06.05.14

Final Fantasy XIV updates with sightseeing, weapons, and poses

Final Fantasy XIV is going to have a big week at E3 next week. That's not speculation; Naoki Yoshi...

By E. Lefebvre,   06.05.14
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12.06.12
Apple quietly hires security guru who may have saved Windows Vista
12.06.12

Apple quietly hires security guru who may have saved Windows Vista

Apple has had to take security more seriously when a larger user base and the cloud have opened up...

By J. Fingas,   12.06.12
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09.23.12
The Daily Grind: Do jumping puzzles belong in MMOs?
09.23.12

The Daily Grind: Do jumping puzzles belong in MMOs?

Among the many map locations Guild Wars 2 entices its players to explore are vistas, and let's no...

By B. Royce,   09.23.12
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09.03.12
Hate Windows 8 already? The Pro OEM edition will let you downgrade as far back as Vista
09.03.12

Hate Windows 8 already? The Pro OEM edition will let you downgrade as far back as Vista

Relax, Gabe Newell. If you buy a new Windows 8 Pro PC and discover that you really do detest the O...

By S. Sakr,   09.03.12
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07.16.12
Guild Wars 2 beta will include new PvP map, live gem store, and more
07.16.12

Guild Wars 2 beta will include new PvP map, live gem store, and more

We've already told you that you can play as the Asura and Sylvari in the upcoming Guild Wars 2...

By E. ,   07.16.12
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07.11.12
Microsoft advises nuking Windows Gadgets after security hole discovery, we mourn our stock widgets
07.11.12

Microsoft advises nuking Windows Gadgets after security hole discovery, we mourn our stock widgets

Whether you see Windows Vista and Windows 7 Gadgets as handy tools or a blight upon a pristine des...

By J. Fingas,   07.11.12
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07.02.12
StatCounter: Windows 7 now powering most PCs, passed 50-percent threshold in June
07.02.12

StatCounter: Windows 7 now powering most PCs, passed 50-percent threshold in June

Windows 8 may be on the horizon with a fall 2012 release, but Microsoft's current OS, Win 7, just...

By Z. Honig,   07.02.12
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06.28.12
Microsoft reportedly plans Windows 8 upgrades all the way from XP, wants us to just let go of the past
06.28.12

Microsoft reportedly plans Windows 8 upgrades all the way from XP, wants us to just let go of the past

Microsoft has been promising a cheap-and-cheerful upgrade path to Windows 8 for those who buy new...

By J. Fingas,   06.28.12
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