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Thursday, June 18, 2015

10 Father’s Day gifts for gadget-loving dads

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10 Father's Day gifts for gadget-loving dads
Make it a fun Father's DayImage by ThinkstockWhat do you usually get your dad for Father's Day? A tie he'll say he loves but will never wear? An embarrassing apron he'll have to don every time he plays grillmaster at the family cookout? A card with the same tired old bumbling dad jokes? How about this year you get him something he'll really love – or at least something he can spend hours trying to decipher while continuing to ignore his undoubtedly adoring family.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More

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Review: The best password managers for PCs, Macs, and mobile devices
Thanks to a continuous barrage of high-profile computer security scares and reports of cloud-scale government snooping, more of us Internet users are wising up about the security of our information. One of the smarter moves we can make to protect ourselves is to use a password manager. It's one of the easiest too.LastPass To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More


Hands-on: Windows 10 Mobile build 10136 shows polished Cortana, new Photo app
Microsoft claims the latest version of its Cortana digital assistant within build 10136 of Windows 10 Mobile is nearly complete, and it shows. It launches quickly, provides a comprehensive view of your day, and sparkles, fresh and clean. Unfortunately, I wasn't quite as impressed with the rest of it. Microsoft released the latest build of Windows 10 Mobile on Wednesday, after warning that prospective testers would either have to downgrade their existing Windows 10 Mobile phones back to Windows Phone 8.1 or else upgrade a newer phone. I chose the latter, upgrading the massive Lumia 1520 phablet to the latest build.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More

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