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Report: Windows 9 will see Microsoft paying more attention to desktop

According to various reports, the next version of Windows, codenamed Threshold, will reportedly arrive in March 2015. Notably, Threshold will incorporate a variety of features targeted at Windows "desktop" users who predominantly do work with their machines using a keyboard and mouse.

Cool 'Handoff' feature in OS X Yosemite will only work in newer Macs

An Apple engineer has confirmed that the "Handoff" feature that was recently demonstrated at the WWDC 2014 keynote will only work on newer Mac computers.

Apple wants to sell you headphones that plug into proprietary Lightning port

At WWDC earlier this month, Apple for the first time shared the possibility of making headphones that plug directly into its proprietary Lightning connector. This would entail the use of a "Lightning headphone module" and offer higher quality digital music playback in place of the venerable 3.5mm analog-only audio jack.

Developer activates split-screen multitasking code hidden in iOS 8

A developer has discovered what he says is a split-screen feature in iOS 8, Apple's next major revision of its operating system for the company's iPhone and iPad devices.

More than 200,000 servers vulnerable to IPMI flaws

Last year, we reported that more than 100,000 servers are vulnerable to remote attacks via the Intelligent Platform Management Interface, or  IPMI, protocol that could allow hackers to gain complete access to them.

Intel working to eliminate power, peripheral cords in next-gen Skylake platform

Intel is working to completely eliminate cables from computers in the coming years, and hopes to leverage its next-generation "Skylake" platform to lead the wireless initiative.

Report: Apple likely to reveal iOS 8, OS X 10.10 at WWDC this year

Apple on Wednesday released the official schedule for its annual Worldwide Developers Conference this year, a sold-out event that will be held at Moscone West in San Francisco, Calif. While full...

All you need to know about Microsoft Surface Pro 3

Microsoft on Tuesday took the wraps off the latest iteration of its Surface tablet. If you have not read about it yet, the Surface Pro 3 is a 12-inch device--bigger than its predecessors.

Report: Split-screen multitasking likely coming to iPad in iOS 8

Split-screen multitasking is likely coming to the iPad with iOS 8, according to a new report on  9to5Mac.

Google tries again with over 20 new Intel-powered Chromebook models

Google this week took the wraps off a lineup of more than 20 new Chromebook devices that are powered by Intel microprocessors, a remarkable increase from just four Intel-powered models late last year.