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This Android malware wants to steal your Facebook login and bombard you with ads

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Acer and Asus are courting Alexa – does this mean Cortana’s dumped?

Oh, Cortana, will you ever be truly loved? Microsoft really did try, naming you after a character in its (once popular, now less so) Halo series, and embedding you so deeply into Windows 10, that yours is the first voice we hear when we install…