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- Microsoft has pushed back the support cut-off date for Skylake-based Windows 7/8.1 users unril July 2018.
- Motorola president Rich Osterloh is leaving Lenovo amid a board organization that expands the PC unit to includ tablets, phablets, and smart home products.
- Nextbit has cancelled the promised Verizon and Sprint version of its Robin smartphone.
- Evernote founding CTO Dave Engberg is leaving the company in May, as the company has announced new heads of product, marketing, brand, design, and China.
- Alibaba has announced its GnomeMagic Lab for VR research.