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Google partners with VMWare to bring Windows applications to Chromebooks

Google and virtualization provider VMWare announced a partnership that would allow Chromebooks to run Windows apps via the cloud.<p>Using VMWare’s Horizon Desktop-as-a-Service solution, users will be able to run regular Windows applications such as Office from a remote server. This service is clearly …

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How to get the most battery life from your Android device

<b>Note:</b> For this article I'm using a Nexus 7 which is running a stock version of Android KitKat 4.4.2, getting to the settings mentioned might vary …

Wickr 2.0 makes self-destructing SMS more fun

When it comes to secure text messaging, you're often entirely dependent on the whims of the message server. Wickr goes to great lengths to flip that paradigm around, handing control back to you, the sender.<p>Wickr 2.0's debut on Friday makes it much easier to invite friends to use the app, thanks to …

Learning to code? EngineHere can connect you with devs in a virtual classroom

Want to learn to code? You’ll have plenty of options to choose from, with dozens of providers promising to teach you computer programming skills in no time.<p>But Benjamin Plesser, founder of EngineHere, believes he’s found the optimal “learn to code” model. Plesser is a software developer who …

Alcohoot smartphone breathalyzer shipping now for $119

It's no match for knocking back a few Diet Cokes in lieu of libations before getting behind the wheel, but if you can't avoid having a beer or two before driving home, getting a read on your blood alcohol content is an absolute must. Alcohoot, a smartphone-powered breathalyzer, will help you gauge …

Permission site for apps adds real-time Google monitoring

MyPermissions, a site that offers a handy dashboard of all the apps that are burrowing into your social media accounts, expanded the features it …