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Troy Wolverton
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If you use Glassdoor, you may not be so anonymous anymore.
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For his next act, CNET founder Halsey Minor is trying to make it easy for creative professionals to make high quality VR videos.
Halsey Minor was one of the pioneering figures in web publishing. Now he’s hoping to get in on the ground floor of virtual reality. Minor has founded Reality Lab Networks, …
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Investors didn't like what they heard from Netflix Monday.
Investors are selling off Netflix in the wake of the company’s disappointing quarterly report. In recent trading on Tuesday, the company’s shares were down $13.79 a share, or nearly 14 …
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Windows 10 may be popular, but not as much as Microsoft hoped.
Microsoft has used some aggressive tactics to promote Windows 10. Even so, the latest version of its operating system won’t hit the company’s ambitious 1 billion device goal as soon …
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I went back to the future recently, driving a car powered by fuel cells, a technology that's long been touted as the next big thing for cars but may finally be ready for prime time.
Toyota's Mirai looks and drives like a normal car, but it's really powered by a hydrogen fuel-cell, which offers drivers environmental street cred, but also some significant shortcomings.
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According to Microsoft, users love Windows 10. But that's not what many told me.
Microsoft says Windows 10 is a hit with its customers. But many Windows users beg to differ. The company announced this week that less than a year after it launched, …
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I love Windows 10. It's heads and shoulders above 7 or 8/8.1. I don't get the fuss over it.
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Maybe, just maybe Flash will finally die.
Mozilla is backing off its support for Adobe’s Flash technology in its Firefox browser, the latest slash in Flash’s death by a thousand cuts. Instead of dropping Flash right away, …
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Apple may soon be able to open its own stores in India.
At long last, Apple may soon be able to set up shop in India. India’s government is expected Wednesday to approve a three-year exemption to certain rules that would clear …
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Nintendo's got a huge hit on its hands with Pokémon Go. But its potential next steps offer both big opportunity and big risk.
Pokémon Go is a huge hit, but it's not clear whether the game will lead consumers back to Nintendo's game machines.
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It was only a matter of time before companies tried to horn in on Nintendo's hit.
With everyone and her sister seemingly trying to catch ’em all, T-Mobile is hoping to catch on to the Pokémon Go craze. The wireless service provider announced Thursday that customers will …
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The European investigation into Apple's tax practices is wrapping up. But its look into Google's alleged abuse of Android is being stretched out.
European regulators appear to be wrapping up their investigation of Apple, but their inquiry regarding Google is being stretched out some more. The Apple investigation, which focuses on the company’s …
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You soon will finally be able to easily decline the Windows 10 update. 
Microsoft has heard the complaints about the tactics it’s using to push Windows 10 on users, and it’s finally doing something about them. Later this week, the company plans to …
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I really wish adobe CC would port to linux, then Ide dump windows for good.
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  • University of Missouri–Columbia
    Journalism, 1995 - 2003
  • University of Texas at Austin
    Government, 1992 - 1993
  • Northwestern University
    Political Science, 1989 - 1991
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    Personal Technology Columnist, 2009 - present
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