Microsoft Office Apps Come to All Chromebooks

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Google’s Chrome OS-based computers debuted in 2011 with a very limited feature set, but they’ve exploded in popularity as functionality improved. There are still a few pain points for those who want to move over to Chromebooks (See on Amazon). For example, a lack of Microsoft Office apps on many devices. That’s not a problem anymore,…

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WannaCry ransomware hits 'limited number' of U.S. companies, DHS official says

Department of Homeland Security officials told Fox News on Monday that a “limited number” of U.S. companies were hit by the “WannaCry” malicious software over the weekend.

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Netflix Offers Offline Option at Long Last


Giving in to years of customer pressure, Netflix on Wednesday announced that it was making a limited number of television shows and movies available for viewing offline without a live connection to the Internet. Customers have been asking for a way to view content on airplanes or other locations where Internet service might be unavailable or expensive, noted Eddy Wu, director of product innovation at Netflix. Among the shows already available for download are Orange is the New Black, Narcos and The Crown.

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Army engineers patent limited range bullet that self-destructs

Researchers working for the U.S. Army have been award a patent for a revolutionary limited range bullet that self-destructs.

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Bug or conscious change? Apple Pencil for iPad Pro gets gimped by iOS 9.3 betas

Article Image The first two beta releases of iOS 9.3 have severely limited the navigation capabilities of the Apple Pencil on iPad Pro. Whether this was an intentional readjustment of the accessory’s functionality to make it less stylus-like, or simply a bug in pre-release software, remains to be seen.

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Apple takes 50% off popular productivity apps in new iOS App Store campaign

Article Image In its latest iOS App Store promotion, Apple is for a limited time knocking 50 percent off a selection of 14 productivity titles like PCalc, task manager Things, second screen solution Duet Display and more.

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Facebook now testing iPhone 6s Live Photos support for iOS users

Article Image Facebook on Monday launched a limited pilot of Live Photos support for people using the company’s iOS app, with plans for wider compatibility in 2016.

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Apple promo offers $50 savings on Apple Watch with new iPhone purchase

Article Image Apple is conducting a very limited promotional offer at select Apple Store locations in California and Massachusetts that nets customers $50 off the price of an Apple Watch or Apple Watch Sport model when purchased with a new iPhone.

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Killer Deal: Apple's 15" MacBook Pro (2.5GHz, 16GB, 512GB, 750M) for $1,799 ($700 off)

Article Image Back for a limited time, readers can grab Apple’s 15-inch MacBook Pro (2.5GHz, 16GB, 512GB, 750M) model MGXC2LL/A for $1,799.00 ($700 discount) or $2,009.99 ($838 discount) with AppleCare.

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Killer Deal: Save $300-$600 on mid-2015 15" MacBook Pros with AppleCare, $800 off 2014 model

Article Image For a limited time, we’re bringing back an exclusive offer that allows readers to save between $300 and $600 on the purchase of a new 15″ MacBook Pro with AppleCare when compared to buying direct from Apple. Or save nearly $800 on a similar deal for a 2014 model.

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Steve Jobs movie nets highest per-theater average of 2015 on opening weekend

Article Image In a limited run this weekend at just four theaters in New York City and Los Angeles, Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs biopic managed to smash per-theater averages for any movie released in 2015 so far.

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New Apple TV supports console-style MFi game controllers, Apple outs new SteelSeries Nimbus

Gamers playing on the upcoming Apple TV won’t be limited to Apple’s new motion sensing Siri Remote, as the upgraded set-top box will also include support for iOS-compatible Bluetooth gaming controllers, including a brand new offering from SteelSeries.

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Killer iMac 5K Deal: Free Microsoft Office (or Free 1TB WD My Passport Drive & AirPrint Printer ), Free super drive and up to $219 off all models

For a limited time, AI readers can save up to $219 on Apple’s iMac 5Ks plus get a free copy of Microsoft Office for Mac (or a free combo of a 1TB WD My Passport Drive & Canon all-in-one AirPrint Printer). Each also includes a free LG super drive, a free 3-piece Corel Creative Suite, free shipping and no sales tax collected in 48 states.

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Deals: $100 off 12" MacBooks, Free Apple TVs with 13" MacBook Airs, early-2015 13" MacBook Pro for $1,099

To kick off the week, Apple resellers initiated limited time, $80-$100 discounts on 12″ MacBook Airs. Meanwhile, AI has teamed up with Adorama to give away free Apple TVs and instant discounts of $119-$245 on all 13″ MacBook Airs with Apple Care. Plus $200 off the new 13″ MacBook Pro and Apple’s high-end mid-2014 15″ MacBook Pro with two Free Accessories for $1,929.00

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Deals: Dell 27" Ultra HD 4K LED display for $499.99; deep Mac mini and Mac Pro discounts; $1,799 15" MacBook Pro (10 hours left)

Back exclusively for AI readers and for a limited time, grab Dell’s 27″ Ultra HD 4K LED monitor for a record low of $499.99. Meanwhile, there’s just 10 hours left to secure the lowest price you’ll ever see on Apple’s mid-2014 high-end 15-inch MacBook Pro (MGXC2LL/A). Plus all Mac Pros and Mac minis at unbeatable discounts.



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Deals: Apple's new 13" MacBook Pro for $1,099, GoPro HERO4 Silver for $329, 15" MacBook Pro for $1,749.00, Unlocked 64GB iPad mini 2 WiFi+4G for $330

A number of limited time Apple deals have cropped up this week, including ForceTouch 13″ MacBook Pros for $1,099 ($200 off), GoPro HERO4 Silver for $329 ($70 off), mid-2014 15″ MacBook Pros for $1,749.00 ($250 off), and unlocked 64GB iPad mini 2 WiFi+4G for $330 ($399 off).



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Apple Watch launch in Paris greeted with long line at Colette

Apple is introducing its new Watch across a limited number countries today, but only a few stores will have the device available for sale. Among that short list is Colette, a fashion boutique just a few blocks from Apple’s own retail store at Carrousel, beneath the Louvre.



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