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Back to the future: Domino's app bakes-in voice ordering for pizzas

iOS and Android apps let you rattle off pizza orders by voice -- no human interaction required.


Chromebooks get offline playback for Google Play Movies & TV

Users can now download movies and TV shows through Google's Chrome Web Store app.

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PC support for Xbox One controller has arrived

Existing Xbox One controllers can plug into PCs with any MicroUSB cable

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Samsung to make Nook-branded Galaxy Tab for Barnes & Noble

Galaxy Tab 4 Nook will arrive at Barnes & Noble stores in early August.

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Next-gen tech from Asia: The best PCs, tablets, chips and more from Computex

Fresh from Taipei, Computex shows you what's going to be on store shelves this holiday and back-to-school season. Here's a sneak peek at the biggest things coming.

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iPhone game controls take a new shape in Razer's Junglecat

Razer's first iOS game controller is pocket-friendly, for a price.

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Chromecast gets WatchESPN, MLS, Google+ Photos and Crunchyroll

Google's $35 media streamer fills in a few more gaps in its catalog.


U.S. ambassador decides to get sworn in on a Kindle

Representative to Switzerland cites passion for technology, not having anything else on hand.

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Rumored Amazon music service could be a grab bag of older tunes

Free service for Amazon Prime members may only include songs that are older than six months.

Nintendo plans affiliate program to make YouTube dollars from fan videos

YouTube content creators will be able to pocket some ad revenue with Nintendo's blessing.

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Spotify security breach hits just one user, but Android listeners encouraged to update app

Android users still have to download an update as a "precautionary measure."

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Windows Phone 8.1 users can now rack up Bing Rewards

Microsoft finally brings the gift card program to its own mobile platform.

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Amazon offering free Fire TV trials to some Prime members

Users can spend 30 days with the set-top before getting charged.

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Hopefully Samsung's rumored headset won't ruin VR for everyone

Samsung's first foray into virtual reality may be powered by Galaxy smartphones.

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Samsung gives Music Hub the axe, promises 'something better'

Existing users have until July 1 to download their music and redeem any vouchers.