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Microsoft’s newest Windows 10 preview for PCs comes with Edge media casting, Ask Cortana in PDFs in Edge

Microsoft today announced the availability of a new preview build for Windows 10 Insiders in the fast ring.<p>Perhaps the biggest addition in Build 10576, which follows Build 10565, is media casting in the Microsoft Edge browser — Microsoft’s answer to Google’s Cast extension for Chrome.<p>The feature …

China says U.S. naval destroyer sailing close to Chinese-built island damages peace and stability

Photos: New satellite imagery of Chinese island-building View Graphic<p>BEIJING — China denounced what it called a “dangerous and provocative” act Tuesday after an American warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of a Chinese-built artificial island at the center of a regional dispute over maritime …

China

Google’s Project Ara modular phone has more competition – and it looks pretty

Google’s modular phone concept, Project Ara, has taken a little longer to develop than some had hoped — it’s apparently having issues with the attachment/detachment system and the number of possible permutations.<p>Finnish company PuzzlePhone is hoping that leaves room for competition, with its own …

Mobile Technology

China condemns U.S. warship's route in South China Sea

TOKYO — Beijing reacted angrily Tuesday to a decision by the U.S. Navy to sail a guided-missile destroyer within 12 miles of artificial islands under construction by China in the South China Sea.<p>The USS Lassen sailed within the presumed territorial limits around the new islands at Subi and Mischief …

China

Pentagon awards Northrop Grumman stealth bomber contract

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Pentagon took a major step toward upgrading its aging bomber fleet Tuesday, awarding the long-awaited contract to build the new Long Range Strike Bomber to Northrop Grumman.<p>Calling the Long Range Strike Bomber the "back bone" of the Air Force's future strike and deterrence capabilities, …

Military

China says it warned and tracked U.S. warship in South China Sea

<b>(CNN) —</b> Chinese ships and aircraft warned and tracked a U.S. Navy warship Tuesday as it came close to reefs claimed by China in contested waters in the South China Sea.<p>Cui Tiankai, the Chinese ambassador to the United States, told CNN's Christiane Amanpour in an exclusive interview that the U.S. …

China

Grab a Coffee. This is Our Biggest Photography Link Round-Up Ever

This is a terrific time to be involved in photography with a litany of gear of tools available to create almost any image you can possibly imagine. …

These Bluetooth lights turn your bike wheels into turn signals

Safety lights are one of the most important pieces of bicycle equipment, especially if you ride at night or in low-visibility weather conditions. Most look the same -- a large, forward-facing beam under your handlebars and a slim row of red LEDs under the saddle. But Revolights are a little …

Oppo R7 Plus review: Oppo decides to go big or go home with the 6-inch R7 Plus - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Oppo R7 Plus is very well built and has a battery life that borders on the jaw-dropping.<p><b>The Bad</b> Oppo's cluttered version of Android leaves a little to be desired and the phone's sheer size will put off a few people.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> The Oppo R7 Plus is the best combination of mid-range …

Phones