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Confirmed: Windows 10 may cut off devices with older CPUs

Microsoft has confirmed it won't provide Windows 10 updates such as the Creators Update to hardware that's no longer supported by its manufacturer, a policy that puts all older hardware at risk.

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Intel's 12-core Core i9 might lose the megahertz war to AMD's Ryzen Threadripper

An inadvertent slip of a key Core i9-7920X spec suggests that Intel's next CPU could cede ground to AMD.

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Android O: The Reddit AMA's 8 most interesting reveals

Android O's team of engineers did a Reddit AMA. Here are the most interesting things we learned.

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The Full Nerd episode 26: AMD Threadripper's wild prices, Ryzen 3, Radeon Vega FE reviews

In this episode of the Full Nerd, we talk Threadripper pricing, AMD's budget-friendly Ryzen 3 chips, and what Vega Frontier Edition means for consumer Radeon RX graphics cards.

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Doom's 6.66 update makes all DLC free

All of Doom's DLC is now free: Nine maps, three guns, three playable demons, and a grab bag of other features.

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Newegg is offering a four-port USB hub for free today (after rebate)

Newegg has slashed prices on some of its Rosewill accessories down to $0. That is, if you file the rebates.

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Telltale reveals Wolf Among Us 2, a final Walking Dead season, and another Batman

Telltale's 2017 is all about superheroes as Guardians of the Galaxy and Batman finish out the year, but we'll see new Walking Dead and Wolf Among Us in 2018.

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Goodbye Google Now, hello new feed that obsessively tracks your interests

Google has officially killed off the Google Now name, replacing it with a smarter, more personalized feed that aims to deliver only the most relevant information to your phone.

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Amazon is selling a home UPS for $55 right now

For less than $60, the APC Back-UPS Connect will keep your home network up and running for a few hours during a storm.

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AT&T is currently offering hefty discounts on the Fitbit Charge 2 and Fitbit Surge

If you're looking for a new fitness tracker, AT&T has some nice sales on Fitbit devices right now.

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Windows 10 Creators Update FAQ: Everything you need to know

Microsoft's free Windows 10 Creators Update has finally arrived. Here's everything you need to know, from features to launch date details.

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How to use Alexa on HTC U11, no hands required

Alexa is ready for her debut on the HTC's flagship U11, the first phone to offer true hands-free support for Amazon's assistant.

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AMD Ryzen motherboards explained: The crucial differences in every AM4 chipset

Don't buy an AM4 motherboard for your AMD Ryzen processor until you read this.

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This week in games: Logitech acquires Astro, Steam's getting a big redesign, and more

Plus: Just Cause 3 goes multiplayer, Wolfenstein gives you a glimpse of Nazified America with "German...or Else!" and Tony Hawk HD announces its impending expiration date.

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Oculus Rift and Touch controller bundle gets a permanent price cut to $499

Oculus is selling the Rift VR headset with bundled Touch controllers for $399 through the summer, and $499 after that