Mark HachmanSenior Editor, PCWorld

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As PCWorld's senior editor, Mark focuses on Microsoft news and chip technology, among other beats. He has formerly written for PCMag, BYTE, Slashdot, eWEEK, and ReadWrite.

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The Naran Push gives your older devices the (literal, robotic) finger

Give your switches the finger with the Naran Push.

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Ossia's Cota wireless power platform juices up your phone as you walk around a room

Ossia's Cota treats wireless power like a Wi-Fi signal, bouncing it around the room on a device-by-device basis.

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HumanEyes' Vuze is a 4K, 3D, 360-degree consumer camera

HumanEyes plans to combine all the big video buzzwords within a single video camera, beginning this fall.

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Humanscale's OfficeIQ gives your standing desk a brain

Humanscale and its partner, Tome, have developed sensors for desks and chairs that tell you how much they're actually being used—and whether you should get up off your keister.

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Spotify's songs about Microsoft (yes, Microsoft!) are awesome and must be listened to ASAP

A pop song about Skype. A punk song about PowerPoint. A funky rap about Microsoft Bob. And so many more. Nothing gets the party started like a Microsoft jam.

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How to buy the best productivity-focused Android, iOS, or Windows tablet

Avoid the low-cost throwaways. We'll help you find a quality device with the features you'll need day in and day out.

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Microsoft's New Xbox One Experience revamps the Xbox One for Windows 10

The New Xbox One Experience or NXOE will begin rolling out to Xbox One owners soon. Here's a preview of the new look of the Xbox One.

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Surface Book vs. Surface Pro 4: Picking the best came down to just one thing

The Surface Book's a great convertible laptop. The Surface Pro 4's a great tablet hybrid. Mark Hachman and Gordon Mah Ung debate which is better, and it's not an easy question.

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Microsoft Surface Pro 4 review: It's faster, it's better, and it has more competition

Microsoft re-engineers the Surface Pro 4 tablet for performance, adding a new Intel Skylake processor, an improved Type Cover, and even a better Surface Dock.

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Now you can stream Netflix at 35,000 feet—and for free

Netflix said Tuesday that it has struck a deal with Virgin to allow passengers to stream Netflix content on connected tablets and other devices.

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Intel joins the march toward multi-gigabit cable modems with its Puma 7 DOCSIS 3.1 chip

With the Puma 7, Intel joins Broadcom and ST in offering a DOCSIS 3.1 cable modem chip--and this one is built on Intel's leading-edge 14-nm process.

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Comcast plans for nationwide 1-gigabit cable service by 2018

Trials of the DOCSIS 3.1 service, which establishes a minimum of 1-gigabit-per-second downloads, will be launched later this year, according to a report.

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Comcast to bring two-gigabit Internet service to Bay Area, boost existing tiers

Silicon Valley residents won't have to wait for Google Fiber: The cable giant says it will roll out the service in May.

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HBO announces HBO Now standalone streaming service with discounted Apple TV

HBO said Monday that the HBO Now standalone streaming service will launch in April. It will be exclusive to iOS devices, but with some loopholes for Windows users.

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Sony doubles down on PlayStation, but may sacrifice phones, TVs

It looks increasingly likely that Sony will exit both its TV and smartphone businesses as part of a restructuring plan outlined today by Sony executives in Japan.