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EA tests subscription video game service for Xbox One

US video game colossus Electronic Arts on Tuesday began testing a Netflix-style subscription service that lets Xbox One users play a library of online titles by paying monthly fees.

11 hours ago from Phys.org

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Security CTO to detail Android Fake ID flaw at Black Hat

Where have you heard this before: A team of security researchers discover a security flaw in Android devices. This is, however, news. This time, experts are talking about a flaw that involves ...

10 hours ago from Phys.org

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Microsoft says under antitrust probe in China

Microsoft said Monday it was under investigation by antitrust authorities in China, pledging to cooperate in the investigation.

Mon 28 Jul 14 from Phys.org

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Windows Phone closes app divide with new Fitbit app

Wearable fitness tracker Fitbit releases app for Windows Phone        

16 hours ago from USA today

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Foursquare Integrated With Cortana In Windows Phone 8.1

As you might have heard, earlier this year, Microsoft had invested $15 million into Foursquare and it looks like their investment could be paying off. According to reports, it seems that ...

7 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Popcorn Time's Netflix-style movie torrents service gets AirPlay support

The new developers behind Popcorn Time have been continually updating the on-demand torrent streaming service after taking over for the original creators. Based on an open source platform, ...

12 hours ago from Techspot

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New type of ransomware more sophisticated and harder to defeat

A new type of ransomware known simply as Onion, has been discovered by Russian based security firm Kaspersky Lab. To force victims to hand over money, the software encrypts stored data files ...

19 hours ago from Phys.org

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Ashley Johnson on The Last of Us: I would play Ellie in a sequel

One of gaming's most recognised voices, Ashley Johnson, says she is eager to work on another videogame but whether she will reprise the much-acclaimed role of Ellie is still very much up ...

Mon 28 Jul 14 from The Independent

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Siri vs Cortana: Microsoft stages a battle between mobile virtual assistants in new advert

As Microsoft gets ready to release its virtual assistant Cortana in new markets (it's due in the UK the beginning of next month) the US firm is trying to get people excited about the software ...

Mon 28 Jul 14 from The Independent

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P90X Fitness Program Announced For Xbox One

There are many of us out there who would love to get in shape, get ripped and toned muscles, but for some reason we always find ourselves giving the excuse that we don't have the time. ...

21 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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