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Forbrukerrådet terms and conditions marathon

The legal mumbo jumbo on popular mobile apps can take over 24 hours to read

A Norwegian consumer group is proving it by asking guests to read them out loud online

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The Microsoft admin’s brave, new post-Windows Phone world

Microsoft admins rejoice! Microsoft may have abandoned the mobile device market, but it's actually stronger in the complete mobile market

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Why are Chromebooks outselling Macs?

Also in today's open source roundup: Will Chromebooks and Android apps kill Windows PCs? And DistroWatch reviews the Clonezilla Live utility

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33% off Jaybird X2 Sport Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Deal Alert

Enjoy premium bluetooth wireless Music and a lifetime warranty against sweat, at a significantly discounted price of just $120.

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Google opens Polymer toolbox for Progressive Web Apps

The Polymer App Toolbox helps developers build nativelike mobile systems

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Behind the scenes at Google I/O 2016

Wonder what it's like when Google hosts its annual developer's conference outside? Let us show you.

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Google's modular smartphone project sacrificed its original vision

The first Ara phone will still be customizable, but users won't be able to swap its core components

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Google goes after the enterprise, but proof is MIA at I/O

Exec says Google is increasingly focused on building for the enterprise, but some attendees at its developer conference said they didn't see evidence of a business focus

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7 Android features from Google I/O that Apple should borrow

Why Cupertino should take a hint from Google's latest updates to Android N and Android Wear

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Google's Android N strengthens security core

File-based encryption, Mediaserver hardening, and automatic updates will come to Google's mobile platform this summer

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Google's biggest announcements at I/O 2016

From the latest version of Android to fascinating new AI developments, we've compiled a list of Google’s most important announcements from Google I/O 2016.

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The PCWorld Show Episode 17: Google I/O brings Google Home smart hub, Android Auto everywhere and more

Jon, Mark, and Melissa find plenty of consumer news coming out of Google's I/O developer conference: an Amazon Echo knock-off called Google Home, a way to put Android Auto in every car, and a Google Assistant so helpful it even...

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Google is bringing Android apps to Chromebooks

Users will be able to download apps from the Google Play Store this fall

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Who's in your store right now? SAP's new data service can tell you

Marketers can tap virtually limitless volumes of data about customers' online activities, but the offline world isn't nearly as forthcoming. That's where SAP aims to help.

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Sneak Peek at Android Wear 2.0

What's coming this fall in the next major release of Android Wear.

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The biggest reveals of Google I/O 2016

Google made clear its plans to take on Amazon's Echo, go big on VR, and make texting both more expressive and less reliant on thought.

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How Project Tango brings augmented reality home

Here's what it's like to use Google's augmented reality-enabled platform, Project Tango, in your everyday life.

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Google Android N moves to beta

At its I/O Conference, Google laid out expansive mobile plans

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