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20 Incredibly Useful Free Apps From Microsoft

Here's a collection of useful free Microsoft apps for all sorts of devices — not just Windows PCs, but also Macs, iPhones, and even Android devices.<p>These apps will help you take photos, share them, give you access to your documents, notes, organize your travel and more.

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Email templates for 27 of your toughest work tasks

Communication is hard work. A 2012 survey by McKinsey found that highly skilled desk workers spent an average of 28% of their work weeks dealing with …

Microsoft Is Sick Of PowerPoint, Too

Microsoft hopes to put the kibosh on that with Microsoft Sway, its new presentation app.<p>Sway lets you drag and drop photos, videos, files from your computer, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, or cloud storage. It works via a web browser or an app for your phone, and the presentation is stored on the …

Satya Nadella

Cool facts about your biological clock

Feeling tired after turning the clock back? That’s because the internal clock that controls your circadian rhythms needs time to adjust.<p>Circadian …

Sleep

Netgear’s Arlo is a weatherproof HD camera for keeping tabs on your home

The $349.99 camera system now works inside your home and out<p>Two years ago Netgear bought Avaak, a small company that made tiny wireless security cameras called the Vue. It turned that into the VueZone, an entire system that it sold along with a monthly subscription service for things like storage …

Outlook, Office, Skype, Bing, Breaking News, and Latest Videos

Join Rewards and earn points when you explore and search on MSN.<p>See your recent documents, or start one for free with Office Online.<p>Sign in to your …

A Complete Look At Google's Biggest Android Update Yet

With its newest version of Android, Google has revamped the entire user interface in addition to adding some under the hood improvements.<p>As per usual, Google's line of Nexus smartphones and tablets will be the first to get the update.<p>Google also says Lollipop is designed to work seamlessly across …

Android News

THE CONNECTED-HOME REPORT: Forecasts and growth trends for one of the top 'Internet of Things' markets

Overall, a fair number of mainstream consumers still don't fully understand what connected-home devices are and how they work, and so demand hasn't reached its full potential. However, adoption and awareness is still high for such a new category. We expect the devices to become more prevalent in …

Internet of Things

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Apple is now crowdsourcing business listings to help make Maps better

For years you've been able to report inaccurate or otherwise lacking information from Apple Maps listings. The company has also employed what's known as "ground truth" personnel, people whose job it is to verify the company's data. Now Apple's putting some of that work in the hands of businesses …

The 11 Most Popular Apps Employees Use At Work

No longer. Today employees and IT departments work together to choose apps.<p>Sometimes employees simply buy the apps and load them onto their own PCs, tablets, and smartphones themselves.<p>The apps that employees bring in has been dubbed "shadow IT" and a company called Skyhigh Networks helps IT …

7 Coming Technologies That Will Radically Transform Sex

Sex has been getting an assist from technology ever since the first condom was invented some hundreds of years ago.<p>But until recently, the role of electronics in our erotic lives has been relatively modest: a sext here, a vibrator there, mostly minor variations on the classic sex act, or …

Singularity

Getting started with Inbox by Gmail

Sorting through a bunch of email is not a great way to spend your time, both on and off the clock. As a solution, Google has designed a new email service called Inbox by Gmail -- available on Android and Chrome -- that will help you get through your messages faster. Think of it as a mixture of the …

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