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Product Review: Inateck BTSP-10 Plus Bluetooth Speaker 3
If you want an awesome speaker that is simple to use and provides excellent sound and clarity of sound, the Inateck BTSP-10 Plus Bluetooth Speaker is hard to pass up.
Microsoft vs. SuperFish 6
An update to Windows Defender helps remove Lenovo's SuperFish adware.
Bing Now Helps Find Your Perfect Hotel and then Order Your First Meal 2
New features added to Bing will prove valuable to travelers.
Buy the Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter in More Countries 8
Microsoft is finally making its Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter in more countries.
Microsoft Extending 100 GB Free OneDrive Storage to Verified Dropbox Users 4
Dropbox users can now enjoy 100 GB of free storage in OneDrive.
Tip: Using Notepad and a Small Bit of HTML Code to Avoid Offsite Downloads 5
Need a way to eliminate annoying offsite links for downloads? Here's a quick method that I use pretty frequently.
Microsoft Works to Fix Security Concerns in Outlook for iOS and Android
A recent update for Outlook for iOS and Android, should help quell complaints from business users using Microsoft's new email app.
Windows 10 to Push Stronger Authentication Methods 3
Microsoft is building new authentication standards into Windows 10 in hopes that the common password will soon be a thing of the past.
Windows Phone Recovery Tool for Windows 10 Technical Preview for Phones 1
The Windows Phone Recovery Tool for Windows 10 Technical Preview can restore a broken or frozen device to a working version of Windows Phone 8.1.
Next Windows 10 PC Build Possibly Due in Late February, Early March?
A new Build of Windows 10 Technical Preview may still release sometime before the month is out.
MSN Apps for Windows Phone Get Fixes and Improvements 1
MSN-branded apps for Windows Phone were updated overnight to fix some bugs and improve performance.
Short Takes: February 13, 2015

An often irreverent look at this week's other news. In this edition: N-trig is a hired killer, a plea for better quality control, your living room is bugged, a hotel written, directed and produced by Michael Crichton, in-OS purchases on the horizon, new life for an old celebrity, Threatbook, the illustrious Edward Nigma, and some time away for a very important reason.

Run Windows 10 Technical Preview on Your Mac
New capabilities for Parallels Desktop 10 for Mac include the ability to run Windows 10 Technical Preview on Mac OSX.
Today: Lumia Icon to Skip Cyan Update Altogether, Go Straight to Denim 2
Verizon has decided to make amends with Lumia Icon users today, rolling out a much needed update.
Comments
Product Review: Inateck BTSP-10 Plus Bluetooth Speaker
February 23, 2015

It's a matter of taste, I guess. I think it looks modern and cool.

Microsoft vs. SuperFish
February 20, 2015

The more interesting thing, I think, is how Microsoft sells Lenovo PCs in the Microsoft Store, both online and in stores. Those that Microsoft sells, they wipe them clean...

Buy the Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter in More Countries
February 20, 2015

Interesting. I'll keep an eye out for that. The NetGear doesn't have that problem.

Microsoft Extending 100 GB Free OneDrive Storage to Verified Dropbox Users
February 19, 2015

I completely forget now, but I believe it was from a Windows Phone offer a while back.

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