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MOBILE

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Super Mario Run's always-on Internet requirement could ruin the fun for many gamers

Nintendo's first mobile game has a requirement more common to console and AAA titles.

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Apple's AirPods are nowhere to be seen, or heard

Apple will miss the critical holiday shopping season.

HARDWARE

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Intel, Microsoft renew 'Wintel' partnership with Project Evo and VR specs for PCs

As Microsoft's Windows Hardware Engineering (WinHEC) conference kicks off, the future of the PC is revealed.

GAMES

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AMD's Radeon Software Crimson ReLive debuts with features galore

Highlights include impressive new rivals to Shadowplay and FRAPS.

MOBILE

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Apple in talks with the NHL to put the iPad at center ice

Apple and the NHL are negotiating to distribute Apple's tablet to the league's teams.

INTERNET

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Facebook's Year in Review for 2016 isn't just fun and games

Facebook released its list of the most discussed topics for 2016. It ain't pretty.

SOFTWARE

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Microsoft's vision for LinkedIn is about tying its business data into Office and other services

Office 365 integration is the sizzle, analyzing business trends is the steak.

Editors Pick

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Justin.tv goes off the air

With all signs pointing to a Google purchase of Twitch, the company behind Justin.tv has shut down the live video service.

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Verizon fires back at FCC over data throttling

The FCC called out Verizon for its plans to throttle customers with unlimited data plans who use the most data, so the carrier responded.

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Business faces backlash after threatening $500 fines for negative Yelp reviews

Businesses who don't know how to manage their social media presence should remember that the Internet can be vicious.

Expert Opinion

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Apple doesn't need its own gadgets to dominate the smart home

If you believe the weekend rumors, Apple will announce a connected-home platform next week at WWDC. But before you get too excited about an iThermostat and an iFridge and an iCamera watching you sleep, consider this: If Apple does get into the home-automation market, that doesn't necessarily mean it'll make smart-home gadgets of its own.