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23% off iClever Backlight Bluetooth Folding Keyboard for Smartphone, PC, or Tablet - Deal Alert

This ultra light portable keyboard features full standard-size keys, but folds into ⅓ of the size so you can pack it anywhere. Backlit with red, blue, or green at two brightness levels. Aircraft-grade aluminum alloy texture for superior durability.

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67% off iClever BoostCube 40W 4-Port USB Wall Charger with Foldable Plug - Deal Alert

This 40W/8A 4-port output wall charger provides the fastest possible charge of up to 2.4 amps per port, and charges any 4 USB-enabled devices simultaneously. Compact design features a foldable plug.

Oculus Touch VR controller unboxing

Oculus's motion-tracked Touch controllers are about as close as you can get to using your hands in virtual reality.

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Amazon Takes $80 off Fire Tablet and Tap When Bought Together, Today Only - Deal Alert

This bundle includes the Fire Tablet, 7" Display, Wi-Fi, 16 GB with Special Offers, and Amazon Tap, the Alexa-Enabled Portable Bluetooth Speaker. Today only, get them both for just $119.98.

Microsoft can virtually teleport you from one place to another

Using a combination of mixed reality displays and 3D cameras, users of Microsoft's "Holoportation" technology can interact with remote participants as if they were in the same physical space.

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Report: Microsoft's Home Hub will chase Amazon's Alexa and Echo as a software service

A Windows Central report suggests that Microsoft is indeed developing a smart-home solution, though its Home Hub may be a Windows 10 service rather than a device.

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47% off CyberPower CSP600WSU Surge Protector 6-AC Outlet Swivel with 2 USB (2.1A) Charging Ports - Deal Alert

The CyberPower Professional Series CSP600WSU Surge Suppressor is ideal for Home/Office protection with 1200 joules, 6 swivel outlets, 2 USB 2.1 Amp charging ports, and a convenient wall tap design.

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40% off Corsair Waterproof Shockproof 256GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive - Deal Alert

This USB 3.0 flash drive is designed to keep your files safe. The anodized, aircraft-grade aluminum housing is waterproof to 200 meters, vibration-resistant, and shock-resistant. USB 3.0 means read speeds up to four times faster than traditional drives.

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Amazon adds HBO and Cinemax to its cord-cutting selection

Amazon Prime subscribers can now get access to the on-demand content libraries of HBO and Cinemax via their favorite online retailer.

CBS All Access will start streaming live NFL games this weekend

Starting on Sunday, December 4, All Access subscribers can watch NFL games broadcast by their local CBS station.

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28% off Bushbox Titanium Outdoor Pocket Stove - Deal Alert

This Bushbox is an ultra light Titanium multi-fuel pocket stove. It can be used with wood, organic material, or a standard alcohol burner, and folds down so small and lightweight that you could carry it in your pocket.

Up close with Amazon Snowball: Cloud migration for the data center

At the AWS re:Invent show, Network World's Brandon Butler takes a closer look at the AWS Snowball offering. The ruggedized appliance helps enterprises migrate very large amounts of data to Amazon's cloud.

A tour of AWS re:Invent

Network World's Brandon Butler gives a quick tour of the Amazon Web Services re:Invent show floor, where companies are showing off products and services that support the AWS cloud.

Amazon offers new developer tools and DDoS protections for cloud users

Blair Hanley Frank from the IDG News Service and Brandon Butler from Network World wrap up some of the announcements from Day 2 of the Amazon Web Services re:Invent show in Las Vegas. Highlights include new tools for developers to write easier applications for the Amazon cloud and protections against DDoS attacks.

How Amazon helps enterprises innovate in the cloud

Network World's Brandon Butler speaks with Stephen Orban, head of enterprise strategy at Amazon Web Services, about how its cloud can help enterprises with innovation and new business opportunities.

Trends in Enterprise Cloud Adoption

At the AWS re:Invent show in Las Vegas, Network World's Brandon Butler chats with WIlliam Fellows, co-founder of The 451 Group, about the latest cloud trends for enterprise companies.

Stay on target! Hands-on with Propel's new Star Wars Battle Quads

Eject Red 6! Now you can relive the Battle of Yavin with these collectible fighting Star Wars drones.

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15 unconventional and off-kilter holiday movies

These seasonal movies and TV episodes buck traditional storylines and emphasize naughty over nice.

CMO Perspectives - Clint Oram of Sugar CRM

IDG CMO Perspectives provides insight into the state of Marketing across industries from leading business executives. Clint Oram, Co-Founder and CMO of SugarCRM, sat down with Josh London, IDG’s CMO, to share his perspective on using content marketing to drive thoughtful dialog with customers and using intent data to inform business planning, among other topics.

Using machine learning in Amazon's Cloud

Network World's Brandon Butler chats with Swami Sivasubramanian, general manager for Amazon Web Services (AWS) about its announcements surrounding machine learning and artificial intelligence. The announcements were made at the company's re:Invent show in Las Vegas.

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Plex embraces Kodi as Plex Media Player becomes available to all

Plex Media Player is now available to everyone, as is the Plex experience which is now on Kodi.

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Save 53% Plus an Extra $15 on Oral-B Pro 5000 Bluetooth Rechargeable Toothbrush - Deal Alert

Bluetooth between brush and smartphone provides real-time feedback on brushing habits. Floss Action round brush head with micropulse bristles and 3D cleaning action for a superior clean. The brush is 53% off on Amazon, where you'll also find a $15 coupon to be applied at checkout.

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27% off WakaWaka Solar-Powered Flashlight and Smartphone Charger - Deal Alert

The WakaWaka Power+ is a durable, lightweight and compact solar charger that is capable of charging virtually any type of smartphone or small electronic device within just a few hours, and providing up to 150 hours of safe, sustainable light.

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DirecTV Now FAQ: All the details on AT&T's new streaming TV service

Here's the full DirecTV Now channel guide, plus details and caveats.

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17% off GoPro HERO+ LCD HD Video Camera - Deal Alert

HERO+ LCD delivers 1080p60 video and 8MP photos, with the convenience of a touch display. Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth for shot preview, total camera control and easy content sharing to Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and more from your phone or tablet. Rugged and waterproof, and currently discounted 18%.