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How to share files in Windows 10

Introducing HomeGroupsOne of the easiest - and quickest - ways to share files amongst your computers running Windows 10 is by using HomeGroups.HomeGroups were first introduced in Windows 7, and have proved very popular with people looking for an easy way to share files between their different computers.To set up a HomeGroup, type 'homegroup' into…
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Microsoft Confirms SwiftKey Acquisition (For $250M In Cash)

 Microsoft today confirmed that it has acquired SwiftKey — a startup based out of London that makes keyboard apps for Android and iOS devices and is already installed and used on some 300 million devices. The terms of the deal are not being disclosed but sources close to the deal tell us it’s $250 million…
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Zika 'sexually transmitted' in first US mainland case

A rare incident of the Zika virus being transmitted through sex -- rather than mosquito bite -- has been reported by health officials in the US. It is also the first case of the virus being contracted on US mainland.By: Matt Burgess, Source: wired
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UPDATED: Microsoft is officially buying SwiftKey, slowly taking over your phone

Update: Microsoft now officially owns SwiftKey, so our story has been updated to confirm the initial report. Microsoft's Windows 10 Mobile efforts are off to a slow, almost non-existent start, so it's instead methodically taking over your current phone with another software acquisition.SwiftKey, the predictive keyboard developer, is being scooped up by the Redmond company,…
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