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How to enable WhatsApp's two-step verification

WhatsApp is adding two-step verification, an extra security feature that all users should enable as soon as it becomes available. Here's how it works.

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US chipmaker plans new factory in China

GlobalFoundries will open a new factory to make cheap wireless chips in Chengdu, China, next year.

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Hands-on: Running Android apps on a Chromebook could be the best of both worlds

Running Android apps on a Chromebook once seemed crazy, but it's happening. We take the concept for a spin on Samsung's new Chromebook Pro.

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Intel's priciest chip has 24 cores and sells for $8,898

Intel's got some high priced chips, but none is as expensive as the new Xeon E7-8894 v4 server processor.

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14 gorgeous PC games that will punish your graphics card

These graphically intense PC games crank the eye candy to 11—and make your PC sweat while they're at it.

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Moov HR Sweat review: This heart rate-tracking headband will kick your butt

The device has a built-in heart rate sensor and a voice coach to push your workouts into overdrive.

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Five to Try: Splitter Critters is a clever puzzler, and Ooniprobe inspects your connection

Be sure to check out these fresh Android app and game releases.

on greenbot.com

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How to judge the time commitment of your next video game

Video games require a lot of time to complete. HowLongToBeat.com can help you figure out how much time to set aside for each game you play.

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The best movies to stream this Valentine's Day

This list of 19 movies now streaming covers everything from classic romances to indie love stories to a Disney/Pixar animation that will delight anyone just waiting for Valentine's Day to pass.

War of the Worlds Episode 3: Revocable text messages, the Snap IPO, robot baristas, and more

Will What's App's revocable text message feature do more harm than good, and will humanity suffer if we let robots make our lattes? Michael Simon and Mark Hachman hash out these and other hot tech topics.

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Sony shows off its new OLED and LCD TVs, video projector, and Bluetooth speakers

Our first look at the products Sony announced at CES reveals additional details and impresses us anew.

on techhive.com

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Apple's iCloud saved deleted browser records, security company finds

Apple’s iCloud appears to have been holding on to users’ deleted internet browsing histories, including records over a year old.

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Intel demotes PCs, giving datacenter chips first crack at new technologies

The PC's fall from grace is official. Intel said Thursday that going forward, its Xeon and other server processors will get first crack at the company's latest manufacturing processes, while PCs will have to take a number.

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The Full Nerd: Episode 16: Who killed PC audio, and will soundcards ever be a thing again?

Creative Lab's Ryan Schlieper drops by and talks all things PC audio with the Full Nerd crew

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Android privacy assistant seeks to stop unwanted data collection

Not sure what your phone is collecting about you? A new Android app is promising to simplify the privacy settings on your smartphone, and stop any unwanted data collection.

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Microsoft lawsuit against indefinite gag orders can proceed

Microsoft’s lawsuit against the US Department of Justice over indefinite gag orders attached to search warrants can proceed, following a federal judge’s ruling on Thursday.