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Boston City Employees Aren't Allowed to Badmouth the Olympics

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh signed an agreement with the U.S. Olympic Committee that prohibits city employees from criticizing Beantown’s bid for the …

Olympics

Acura to Bring Updated RDX to 2015 Chicago Auto Show

For consumers and dealers, the Chicago Auto Show has always been a big deal—and that’s unlikely to change given the city’s huge car market—but manufacturers have increasingly focused even more on Detroit, New York, or L.A. when it comes to big stateside debuts. Well, Chicago, Honda is steppin’ in …

Chicago Auto Show

HoloLens is Microsoft's take on augmented reality

Microsoft's "dreaming beyond virtual worlds." Meaning, it's looking into holograms for, well, Windows Holographic. It looks an awful lot like an extension of the RoomAlive tech we've seen previously, but it isn't limited to gaming. According to Redmond's Alex Kipman, Holographic applications are …

Lumia Camera will be the stock camera app on Windows 10 devices

In case you haven't noticed, team Engadget has spent a <i>lot</i> of time today covering Windows 10, Microsoft's next-gen operating system. Over the course of the company's three-hour keynote, we heard quite a bit more about its so-called universal apps, which will run on all manner of Windows devices, …

Software

WhatsApp launches desktop messaging option

<b>Messaging platform WhatsApp has announced that users can now send messages from their desktop web browsers.</b><p>However, in a blog post announcing the feature, the company says that messages will still live on users' phones.<p>The desktop messaging option is also not available to users who access the app …

Apps