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Microsoft’s mobile problem may not be a problem at all

When Microsoft announced its Windows 10 strategy last year, the thinking was that the unified platform would drive Windows Mobile and finally bring the Windows phone out of the doldrums where it’s been virtually forever.<p>The idea was you could develop once for Windows 10 desktop and easily share …

Santorini for first-timers

Santorini is the supermodel of the Greek islands, a head-turner whose face is instantly recognisable around the world: multicoloured cliffs soar out of a sea-drowned caldera, topped by drifts of whitewashed buildings. With its reputation for dazzling panoramas, romantic sunsets and volcanic-sand …

What is ICIJ? A look at the group behind the Panama Papers

Great investigations in journalism hinge on the hand-off from source to reporter.<p>Watergate had Deep Throat feeding details of presidential corruption to Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein. Edward Snowden exposed the National Security Agency's vast surveillance network to Glenn Greenwald, among …

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Tesla blames ‘hubris’ for failing to deliver enough Model Xs last quarter

Tesla blamed its own "hubris" for stuffing its Model X crossover with too much technology, making it difficult to produce in volume, according to a Tesla statement.<p>The company was able to ship just 2,400 Model X cars in the first quarter. In a surprisingly frank statement that reads like Elon Musk …

Sikh Army captain allowed to wear beard and turban in uniform

<b>(CNN) —</b> For close to a decade, Simratpal Singh felt torn between the ideals of his faith and those of the U.S. Army.<p>No more.<p>The Army has granted Capt. Singh, a Sikh, permission to serve while wearing a turban over his long hair and a beard with his uniform.<p>He is the first active duty soldier to …

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Macro monsters: Jumping spiders up close, in pictures

Mummy genomes reveal just how catastrophic European contact was for New World

The earliest Americans have long been shrouded in mystery. For decades, scientists have debated what route they traveled into North America and how …

Microsoft's new Windows Ink makes stylus input way more useful

When I reviewed Microsoft's Surface Book last year, I was struck by how badly Windows 10 handled pen support. Windows has supported styluses since the days of tablet edition for Windows XP, but Microsoft hasn't really invested heavily in building ink into every part of Windows. Annotating …

10,000 millionaires left France last year

Millionaires are fleeing France.<p>Around 10,000 millionaires left the country in 2015, according to a report by New World Wealth, which provides analysis on the global wealth sector.<p>Paris saw the biggest exodus of high net worth individuals, with 7,000 millionaires leaving the city last year. That's …

Windows 10 Anniversary Update lets you mirror Android notifications on your PC

The Windows 10 Anniversary Update, announced during day one of Microsoft Build, will bring about another new feature that should get Android users excited — the ability to mirror notifications on your PC.<p>The update already brings some highly-anticipated features, such as an entire Linux subsystem …

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Tesla has brought in $180M (not $7.5B) on Model 3 pre-orders

Tesla just had an amazing 24 hours — both ahead of and following the unveiling of its mass-market Model 3.<p>However, the upstart EV automaker has not …