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Netflix has announced it won't renew its content-licensing deal with Epix, which will cost it several blockbuster movies. Instead, Netflix says, it will focus on exclusive content.
The new Playstation 4 1TB model is reportedly using outdated hardware, first used in the console at launch. Recent revisions have upgraded minor faults, leaving the older editions to be re-purposed.
If your feed on Instagram BETA app for Windows Phone isn't refreshing, you're not the only one facing an issue. The app currently appears to be broken and there is no word on a fix yet.
Recently, an employee of Thomson Reuters has accidentally sent an email to 33,000 of his colleagues. Ironically, many employees replied to the message, using the "reply all" button.
The hype surrounding the gold iPhone 5S left consumers hungry for gold-colored phones. A Vietnamese company are now dipping Samsung Galaxys into a real gold tank to fuel the growing demand.
Xbox Live appears to be suffering from some severe bandwidth issues across the United States and Europe, with users reporting extremely slow download speeds; Microsoft is investigating.
From 'Windows 110' and Acer's "empty shell", to Swatch's smartwatch silliness, more Ashley Madison fallout, and uTorrent's play to make you pay, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
The BlackBerry 'Venice' has been getting plenty of exposure since its unofficial unveiling at MWC 2015. Today, new high-quality images of the Android handset have leaked, giving us the best look yet.
It looks like AT&T and T-Mobile might be getting first dibs on Microsoft's upcoming flagship devices. If the rumors are true, the two carriers will offer the handsets ahead of its competitors.
The newest update to the ongoing Call of Duty: Black Ops III beta has opened the test to all Xbox One and PC gamers, without the need for a code. A new map and Specialist Class have also been added.
New Apple products are expected soon and that includes a new generation of Apple TV devices. Aside from processor upgrades, one big feature could sell this platform to casual gamers.
Ashley Madison is a website that helps encourage the act of adultery, and for its illicitness, hackers took it down. But isn't infiltrating a system illegal as well?
Google has dealt Adobe a rather large blow with its move to pause all Flash ad content by default starting on September 1st, it already converts its own AdWords ad content to HTML5.
If you're one of the 75 million people who have upgraded to Windows 10 in the last month, we're eager to hear what you think of the new OS so far - join in our latest discussion and have your say!
Razer has announced a new Xbox One controller designed for professional players with premium features such as trigger stops, carbon steel analog sticks, built in audio controls, and button remapping.
A Taiwanese manufacturer demonstrates a bendable screen that sends input to a phone's operating system. Perhaps someday the screen can warn users if it bends too much in your pocket?
Finding out where you can legally fly a drone in the U.S. will soon be a lot easier. The FAA's new drone app is now in beta, with the finished app expected by the end of the year.
It's been a month since Microsoft launched Windows 10, and 75 million PCs are already running the new OS - is yours one of them? Vote in our poll to let us know if you've upgraded, or still waiting.
Screenshots from an unreleased Windows 10 Mobile build suggests users will be getting some new connectivity options. Most notably, Ethernet over USB and potentially some new network sharing options.
Despite having an external graphics amplifier, Alienware laptops are to gain Thunderbolt 3 ports and improved displays. Despite the upgrades, these models do not include Skylake processors.
The Bluetooth 'Rolly' keyboard folds down into a tiny portable package, and offers up to three months of usage from one AAA battery. LG says it's an 'industry-first', and it goes on sale next month.
In connection to the recent release of user data of internet cheating community Ashley Madison, Noel Biderman, the CEO of its parent company, Avid Life Media, has decided to step down.
While users of Windows 10 Home were initially unable to defer updates to Store apps, it now looks like Microsoft has gone back on that policy and enabled the option in cumulative update KB3081448.
Apple still hasn't revealed official sales figures for its Watch, but industry analysts at IDC say that it shipped 3.6 million units last quarter, taking 19.9% of the global wearable devices market.
Apple plans to improve the next iPhone's camera with the first megapixel count upgrade since 2011. The phone will be available in pink and also feature a flash-type function for the front camera.
Microsoft has shot down rumors for the possibility of a "Xbox One Mini" being launched at its purported October event. However, fans can still expect a slimmer version of Microsoft's latest console.
Google has now resolved a problem which previously caused 64-bit Chrome to crash instantaneously on Windows 10 Insider Preview build 10525, stating that there will be "no future work on it".
A screenshot sent in via an anonymous tip to Chinese website, PCBeta, appears to show someone logging into Google services using "Microsoft Edge on Android" is it true, or fake?
Facebook's Menlo Park HQ is sure to be buzzing on the announcement that potentially one in seven people across the world used the social networking service in a 24-hour-period alone.
Microsoft has released another new build to Windows Insiders in the Fast ring, the new build comes with further improvements and UI tweaks which we detail after the jump.
20-year-old Morgan Culbertson faces prison time after admitting to creating a malicious Android spyware. The former security intern created a tool that allows attackers to take over Android phones.
The first closed beta test for upcoming MOBA, Gigantic, begins today exclusively on Windows 10 and Xbox One. Invites will be distributed throughout the day, with servers going online for the weekend.
The Xbox Music discounts application, Music Deals will soon be retired, and a replacement will be hosted as a service on the Windows Store. This was confirmed in the recent update changelog.
Facebook M seeks to get things done on your behalf, assisted by artificial intelligence but “supervised” by real people, using its Messenger chat to do things for you in a conversational format.
A year ago, Microsoft trailed Google's market share by over 50%, now the Redmond Company is leading the way with its Office 365 as the number one cloud-based office productivity software.
One of the backbones of the Internet is suffering from major outages at the moment, affecting a variety of online services, as well as knocking parts of Europe offline. Info is scarce.
As promised during its last event, Samsung has made its payment service available in the United States, however, it is an invite-only beta available on select carriers for the time being.
With the release of Windows 10 Insider Preview build 10532, Microsoft has also made several changes to how Microsoft Edge works, mainly by adding new EdgeHTML and Chakra features.
Yammer for iOS has received an update today, adding compatibility for the Apple Watch. This joins many other Microsoft services in supporting the device, making it a better companion to the iPhone.
Microsoft has pushed out build for Windows Insiders, while this build contains many performance enhancements and improvements, there are some known issues in this update as well.
Microsoft has just pushed out the build 10532 of Windows 10 Preview to members of its Windows Insider program, this update includes various bug fixes and improvements to the feedback application.
Why does it take so long for new Windows 10 Mobile preview builds to be released? Simple: Windows 10 Mobile can't be patched in the same way that PC builds can, as Microsoft's Gabe Aul noted today.
Microsoft has released three minor updates for Windows 10 build 10240. It is not yet known what these updates contain, although judging by similar recent releases, it's probably just minor bug fixes.
Microsoft's Gabe Aul says that build 10530 was a candidate for release as the next Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview, but it still needs one fix - and he also says a new build is "unlikely" this week.
Microsoft has clarified that the Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview won't be ending on October 1, 2015, saying that the date is just an expiration date for the certificate of the current Preview build.
After unveiling its first Windows 10 Mobile handset earlier this week, Archos has now announced its first Windows 10 PC, the 'Flip', a convertible notebook with a Lenovo Yoga-style touch display.
Apple has sent out invites for its next major product announcement, to be held on September 9 in San Francisco, at which it's expected to announce its new iPhones and Apple TV.
New renderings and a photo of Microsoft's upcoming Lumia smartphones leaked late Wednesday, but what do you think about them? Do you like what you've seen so far, or not?
New screenshots show the new Skype Universal experience on Windows 10 Mobile, under which the standalone app will be replaced by task-based Skype integration into new Messaging, Phone and Video apps.