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What the Tech 272: Windows Phone Flagships

What the Tech 272: Windows Phone Flagships

In the latest episode of What the Tech, Andrew Zarian and I discuss the rumored Lumia flagships--Cityman and Talkman--and the successful Windows 10 launch.

Amazon Exits the Phone Business

Amazon Exits the Phone Business

Fire phone no more: Amazon has shut down all smart phone development and will focus that part of the company on tablets and other hardware projects instead.

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Windows 10 for PCs Build 10532 Arrives for Fast Ring Insiders

Barely a week after it issued its first post-RTM build of Windows 10 for PCs and tablets to Insiders, Microsoft has made a second TH2 build available.

Windows Weekly 428: 8.3 Day

Windows Weekly 428: 8.3 Day

In the latest episode of Windows Weekly, Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley and I discuss the amazing success of Windows 10 in just one month, and much, much more.

Microsoft's New Lumia Flagships Are Outted

Microsoft’s New Lumia Flagships Are Outed

Anxious for news about Microsoft's promised new Lumia flagships? Recently-leaked photos reveal exactly what you can expect from Talkman and Cityman.

With Underground App, a New Android Push from Amazon

With Underground App, a New Android Push from Amazon

This week, Amazon has launched a new shopping app for Android called Underground, offering what it says is over $10,000 in free apps and games.

Of Windows 10 Mobile and Low-End Windows Phones

Of Windows 10 Mobile and Low-End Windows Phones

Rumors that Microsoft would not allow low-end Windows phones to upgrade to Windows 10 Mobile should be viewed in context. There is nothing to see here.

So How Successful is 75 Million Windows 10 PCs?

So How Successful is 75 Million Windows 10 PCs?

In just one month, Windows 10 has rocketed to an unprecedented user base of 75 million. Success? That word doesn't even begin to describe Windows 10.

Windows 10 Now Installed On Over 75 Million PCs

Windows 10 Now Installed On Over 75 Million PCs

We're just one month in and Windows 10 is an astonishing success story: Microsoft announced this morning that over 75 million PCs are running Windows 10.

A Quick Look at Gears of War Ultimate Edition for Xbox One

A Quick Look at Gears of War Ultimate Edition for Xbox One

Almost a decade after it originally launched on the Xbox 360, the original Gears of War is back in remastered form for the Xbox One. The visuals are amazing.

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