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Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Windows Browser Ballot comes to an end as EC obligation expires   —  Microsoft will cease showing EU-based Windows users a selection screen offering a choice of different browsers to install, known as the browser ballot.  —  In December 2009, and after lengthy negotiations …
Dec 18, 2014, 10:05 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Xbox, Windows Store now accepting Bitcoin payments   —  You can now use Bitcoin to add funds to your Microsoft account.  —  Microsoft has added Bitcoin support to Microsoft accounts.  Bitcoin funds can be added to accounts to enable digital purchases from the Windows, Windows Phone, Xbox Games, Xbox Music, and Xbox Video stores.
Dec 11, 2014, 1:00 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Lenovo announces 13" Yoga Tablet 2 with Windows, available November, prices start at $699.99   —  Lenovo adds a 13-inch Windows tablet to the Yoga mix  —  Not content with launching five Yoga-branded tablets earlier this month, Lenovo has added a sixth device to its range.
Oct 30, 2014, 1:45 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Belkin confirms router failures blocking users from getting online, says issue is now resolved   —  Borked Belkin routers leave many unable to get online  —  Many ISPs, models appear affected—with a DNS problem apparently to blame.  —  Owners of Belkin routers around the world are finding themselves unable to get online today.
Oct 7, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft resurrects WinHEC conference after six years, to focus on PC, smartphone and tablet hardware   —  Microsoft resurrects its WinHEC conference for hardware companies  —  Microsoft has announced the return of its WinHEC conferences.  The first of the new conferences will be March 18 …
Sep 28, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Android Browser flaw a “privacy disaster” for half of Android users   —  Thanks to a bug in the Android Browser, your cookies aren't safe.  —  Surian Soosay  —  A bug quietly reported on September 1 appears to have grave implications for Android users.  Android Browser, the open source …
Sep 17, 2014, 8:00 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
With its own livestreaming technology and popularity with big Twitch users, Google doesn't need to own Twitch   —  Google doesn't need Twitch for game streaming  —  When it comes to the game and e-sports streaming scene, Twitch is the 800-pound gorilla.  But when it comes to online video as a whole …
Sep 1, 2014, 4:35 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Chrome 64-bit browser finally available as a stable version   —  Google today released a 64-bit stable version of its Chrome browser for Windows systems.  The 64-bit support has been in testing since June, and as of Chrome version 37 it has made it to the mainstream version.
Aug 27, 2014, 8:20 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft cuts Surface 2 price by $100, hinting at successor or discontinuation   —  Surface 2 prices slashed, hinting at discontinuation or replacement  —  Microsoft has cut $100 off the price of its Surface 2 Windows RT tablets.  This puts the cheapest 32GB unit at $349, the 64GB unit at $449 …
Aug 26, 2014, 5:00 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Chrome drops Microsoft's “Pointer Events” touch input spec in favor of Apple's “Touch Events”   —  Google to drop Microsoft-designed touch Web spec, stick with Apple tech  —  Developers on the Blink browser engine, the core component that powers both Google's Chrome browser …
Aug 16, 2014, 11:15 PMIn context

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