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From a Windows Store cleanout and Apple Store rampage, to HP's sorry apology, RIP Firefox OS, Surface keyboards, and 'exploding' washing machines, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
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Salesforce, which lost out in the bidding process for LinkedIn, has urged the EU to probe Microsoft's $26.2 billion deal for the acquisition of the platform, fearing anti-competitive behavior.
This November will see big OEMs stop releasing new PCs with Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 pre-installed. There are a few ways to get machines with old versions of Windows though, here's a few.
Logitech has released a webcam aimed at the streaming user base. The $99 webcam will support recording at 1080p at 30fps, H.264 video compression and comes with an adjustable swivel tripod.
Two years in the making, the Raspberry Pi Foundation has released PIXEL, its updated desktop interface for Raspbian, which includes a number of graphical refinements and new applications.
After Microsoft released Windows 10 for PCs build 14393.222 to the Production ring yesterday, many users have reported that they are unable to install the latest cumulative update.
Sony said in May that it had sold over 40 million PS4s, shortly after Xbox One sales were estimated to have reached 20 million. But Microsoft originally hoped for sales of over 200 million Xbox Ones.
Akamai has released its latest State of the Internet report, for the second quarter of 2016. The report shows Asian and European countries leading the way in terms of average connection speeds.
Google has announced the expansion of Google Cloud to include all enterprise services in addition to its Cloud Platform, while Google Apps for Work will now be referred as the G Suite.
Although Microsoft's Ignite 2016 isn't quite over yet, the company today announced the location of Ignite 2017, which will be in Orlando, Florida. You can pre-register for the event now.
Last year, Samsung launched the Galaxy A8, its thinnest ever smartphone at just 5.9mm thick. The new model isn't quite so slim, but it retains the full-metal body of its predecessor.
A new variant of the dreaded ransomware has been discovered by security researchers. Dubbed as "Princess," the malware encrypts a victim's files, and demands a premium amount of money to decrypt them.
After announcing the Nintendo Classic Mini in July, Nintendo has taken it a step further for its customers in Japan, offering a new Famicom Mini console, a variant of the Japanese NES.
Microsoft has unveiled new 500GB and 1TB Gears of War 4 bundles for its Xbox One S console - but depending on where you buy them, you may not get Xbox Play Anywhere support with the new game.
Chinese smartphone maker, Xiaomi, has launched a new affordable smartphone, the Redmi 3S Plus, which will be the company's first device to be sold through brick and mortar stores in India.
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Although Apple mentions that iMessage is secure from snooping, the claim might not be completely true, as a report has revealed that the company could share a user's contacts with authorities.
In June, Samsung released Android 6.0.1 for the Galaxy A7 in Russia. Three months later - and almost a full year after Marshmallow's release - the update is now available for the Galaxy A7 in Europe.
A man went on a destructive rampage at an Apple Store in Dijon, France, smashing thousands of dollars' worth of iPhones and MacBook devices, after an apparent dispute over his 'consumer rights'.
JJ Abrams has assured fans that his new movies based on 'Half-Life' and 'Portal' are "still very much in development", and that he's hoping for "a Portal announcement fairly soon".
A brand new iPhone 7 Plus ended up in a pretty bad state after it caught fire and exploded. Luckily no one was hurt, as the incident seems to have happened in transit due to battery damage.
Valve has taken the next step for its hardware offerings. as it has quietly introduced accessories for its Steam controller. Included are skins, cases, and a few pieces of custom hardware.
The upcoming Pixel smartphones from Google have been leaked numerous times. Now the larger of the two devices, Pixel XL, has been leaked one more time, in images and video, revealing the phone's size.
Google, and its parent company Alphabet, are asking countries for access to their airspace, in an effort to get the internet-delivering Project Loon balloons to work across wide areas of the world.
Just as the company promised last month, it has now launched its virtual reality app store, dubbed Viveport. This will give users access to all kinds of VR content, except games.
Looking Glass, a Brooklyn and Hong Kong based start-up company has unveiled a new holographic device that enables a 3D like experience without the need for VR gear, headsets, or glasses.
An ex-employee of Verizon Wireless has pleaded guilty to charges of federal hacking for selling customer calling data and other personally identifiable information to a private investigator.
Niantic is being taken to court by Dutch authorities, who are concerned that the swarms of Pokémon GO players roaming around are destroying some protected natural areas along the country's beaches.
In an effort to boost seller productivity and improve real-time interaction between sellers and colleagues, Microsoft has announced Skype for Salesforce, currently available as a public beta.
Google has stated that it will extend the preview program for Android Wear until early 2017, while also releasing the third developer preview of Android Wear, which brings Google Play to its devices.
After releasing the new cumulative update to Insiders on the Slow and Release Preview rings Tuesday night, Microsoft is now offering Windows 10 for PCs build 14393.222 to the Production ring.
The next version of Huawei's Mate phablet is expected to launch soon but the device has already leaked in the form of images, and its speculated hardware specifications have also appeared online.
Microsoft Garage today finally released its News Pro app for Android. The app, originally released back in January of this year, was previously exclusive to iOS devices and a web app.
Microsoft's artificial inteligence efforts are set to receive a major boost as the company has announced the formation of a new AI and Research Group which will consist of 5000 computer scientists.
Some users in the US and South Korea have reported that their replacement Galaxy Note7 handsets are becoming so hot that they can't hold them next to their ears - and Samsung says it's investigating.
Top mobile chipset maker, Qualcomm, has unveiled two new series of processors for Internet of Things devices, which will be made available to manufacturers through Arrow Electronics.
Outlook for Mac will soon be getting support for add-ins that allow users to perform various operations right from the mail app. Office Insiders will be the first to get access to the feature.
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Microsoft has repeatedly warned developers that apps without updated age ratings will be removed from the Windows Store - regardless of their quality - by September 30, 2016; that is, tomorrow.
It took OnePlus just under a year to deliver its Marshmallow update to the X, and while it's working on its Nougat update for the 3, it's not saying when that update will actually be released.
Mozilla has introduced three new experimental features for its Test Pilot program, which you can test right now! Among other things you will be able to watch videos across other tabs.
After admitting that it had pushed an update to some of its printers that forcibly disabled third-party cartridges, HP now says it will offer an optional update to remove that 'security feature'.
Google has released Android app support to the stable channel for the Chrome OS running on the Chromebook Pixel 2; other Chromebooks should receive the same in the near future.
Motorola says that it will begin upgrading its Moto Z and G4 handsets to Android 7.0 next quarter - but it's not yet saying anything about its Nougat plans for the other devices in its range.
Microsoft has released its latest Skype update for iPhones and iPads, adding new features for iOS 10, including the ability to ask Apple's digital assistant to call one of your contacts.
Samsung, which is still trying to put the fiery Note7 fiasco behind it, is once again forced to warn users against some of its product. This time a number of washing machines have started "exploding".
Microsoft is opening two new Stores in November, at which the first 200 customers will get the opportunity to meet former NFL stars, and where it promises a "high-energy ribbon cutting ceremony" (!!).