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HTC One M8 Called a Good Looker and Genuine Rival to the Galaxy S5

A 'solid high-end phone,' but with more incremental upgrades than innovation

Microsoft's 'Go-Low' Play Puts Windows Revenue on the Line

Analysts were uncertain whether the recent stretch of "go-low" moves by Microsoft means that the company has tweaked its strategy to emphasize services at the expense of devices.

Nokia's X Phone Line: What Will Microsoft do With it?

Views differ on whether Microsoft will hold on to Nokia's new X phones once its deal to buy the phone maker closes.

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How-To

3 Free Alternatives to Windows for Desktop PCs

It's an increasingly mobile world -- and the mobile future of Windows is dubious. To better accommodate end users, CIOs would be wise to consider these three alternatives to Windows on the desktop -- Chrome, Android and Ubuntu.

How to Transfer Contacts from BlackBerry to iPhone

We show you how to transfer contacts from a BlackBerry to an iPhone, whether it is from a new BlackBerry 10 device or from an older BlackBerry phone.

Samsung Galaxy S III: 10 Must-Know Tips and Tricks

The new Samsung Galaxy S III is one of the hottest Android phones on the market. Al Sacco shares a pile of valuable SGS3 tips and tricks that will help new owners customize the device, take screen shots, watch video while using other apps or surfing the Web, launch voice-activated features and more.

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Computerworld Tech Update 06 - 10 Jan, 2014

In this roundup of tech news from ComputerWorld for the week 06 - 10 January, 2014, we talk about the status of Microsoft's CEO search, NASSCOM appointing a new president, wearable tech making a strong showing at CES 2014, Intel dropping the McAfee name, and Tablets out-shipping PCs in the current year.

ComputerWorld Tech Update: 09 - 13 December, 2013

In this roundup of tech news from ComputerWorld for the week 09 - 13 December, 2013, we talk about Dell's enterprise mobility management,Microsoft trying to lure Gmail users, Original Design Manufacturers seeing increased demand for their direct servers, and smartphones making a serious entry into the enterprise.

Computerworld Tech Update: 11 - 15 Nov, 2013

In this roundup of tech news for the week 11 - 15 November, 2013 we talk about Edward Snowden, Twitter, Microsoft and Android.

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News

Tablets are more than PC Substitutes: Polycom

Tablets today are more than just a substitute to traditional computing devices such as desktops or laptops, according to Polycom.

BlackBerry Releases BES 10 Security Update to Address 'Heartbleed' Flaw

BlackBerry first announced that it was investigating the implications of the Heartbleed vulnerability on BlackBerry products on April 10.

Top 5 Reasons to Love the Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung's Galaxy S5 bristles with features. Some we care very little for, but others make it one of the best smartphones available on shop shelves today.

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Opinion

Best Smartphone? That's the Wrong Question

What are you going to be using the phone for? What do you really need from the phone? What can't you do without in a smartphone? It's all about your priorities.

Four Reasons Why Microsoft is a New Company under Nadella

Here are four surprising things Microsoft has embraced publicly in the past week or so that reveal a new and better company.

Secure Smartphones are Nice, but Not Enough

Everybody talks about smartphone security. But who's going to do something about it?

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Slide-Show

17 Hot New Wearable Computers

From cameras to physical fitness gear, computers are getting attached to your body.

10 Bizarre Apps for Your Smartphone

From the ridiculous to the might-be-interesting, the app market has some strange surprises in store for consumers. We picked up the 10 apps that can make your phone the center of attraction for all the weird reasons.

A Closer Look at the iPhone 5

Apple iPhone 5 is longer and thinner, more powerful, and boasts LTE.

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