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Insteon’s new Windows Phone home-control app adds voice commands via Cortana

The latest chapter in the story of two products struggling for relevance in an increasingly crowded market.

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Hands on with Seek Thermal, the snap-on camera that gives your phone Predator vision

It's an affordable, tiny little device that offers a surprising variety of uses.

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Sorry, folks: Samsung's curvaceous Galaxy Note Edge is a 'limited edition concept'

Sorry, folks. Even though Samsung announced the Galaxy Note Edge alongside the Note 4, you probably won't be able to snag one for yourself.

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Apple offers workaround for iPhones borked by iOS 8.0.1

If you’re still struggling to downgrade to iOS 8, follow these instructions.

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PSA: Amazon's giving over $135 in paid Android apps away for free

There are some gems in there, too, like OfficeSuite Professional 7, Autodesk's SketchBook Pro, and Threes!

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How to customize the Google Now swipe-up gesture

Dragging your finger up from the bottom of the screen can do more than launch Google Now, if you find the right apps

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BlackBerry Passport hands-on: 5 things you'll love and 4 things you'll hate

The BlackBerry Passport has some truly appealing features for productivity power users--but some awfully unappealing ones, too.

on pcworld.com

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Report: Android L hits November 1, newest Nexus tablet coming mid-October

We are inching closer to a new Nexus hardware and the latest from Android.

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Netflix stands up to regulatory pressure from Canada, France, and the Netherlands

When government bureaucrats get tough, Netflix doesn't blink.

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Wink Relay could be the smart-home breakthrough we’ve been waiting for

A DIY in-wall controller for the price of a cell phone? What’s the catch?

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AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon can't agree on how much Samsung's Galaxy Note 4 actually costs

The carriers all offer the Note 4 for pre-order, but they all offer it at a different price.

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Desktop PCs aren't bad, but Americans love TVs (and Apple!) the most

The latest American Customer Satisfaction Index report finds that U.S. consumers overwhelmingly love their TVs, Apple, and yes, their comfy old desktop PCs. But America's fascination with computing devices in general is waning a bit.

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Score one for useful Google Glass apps: This one serves as light meter for cameras

Google Glass becomes more useful than creepy in professional settings. The new Light Meter app could be a boon to photographers, assuming they’ve already ponied up for Glass.