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HubCare connects carers to child data

Thu, 2014-07-03 11:35
An Australian start-up says it has turned the child care and safety model on its head.
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Windows Threshold - what the users wanted all along

Thu, 2014-07-03 11:02
Windows Threshold backs down from its one-size-fits-all approach to present the best interface for the device its running on.
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Microsoft's relationship with Android: 'It's complicated'

Thu, 2014-07-03 10:09
The more I watch the evolution of technology, the more similarities I see between today’s Google and the ruthless Microsoft of the early 1990s. Can old age and treachery vanquish youth and skill?
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Australia aiming to tighten multinational tax loopholes

Thu, 2014-07-03 09:54
Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey will introduce legislation this month to tighten corporate taxation loopholes but says there must be a global solution to tax evasion.
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Samsung continues shutting down redundant content service hubs

Thu, 2014-07-03 08:50
Samsung overwhelmed Galaxy smartphone owners with multiple content sources and now users won't be able to get to purchased content the same way.
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Google Cloud Platform on track to predict World Cup winner

Thu, 2014-07-03 04:37
If you're looking for someone to blame over the U.S. soccer team's loss to Belgium yesterday, you can start with Google.
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Windows 8.x usage declines

Thu, 2014-07-03 04:30
Net Applications has found that Windows 8.x actually lost user share in June 2014, while Windows 7 has really been the operating system to gain from XP's end of support.
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Facebook buying online video ad platform LiveRail

Thu, 2014-07-03 04:16
Current customers of LiveRail's website and app services include MLB.com, ABC, Gannett, and Dailymotion.
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Microsoft buys game-development plug-in creator SyntaxTree

Thu, 2014-07-03 02:46
Microsoft has acquired SyntaxTree, the developer of the UnityVS plug-in for Visual Studio.
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Samsung's China suppliers failing work rules

Thu, 2014-07-03 02:26
Korean handset manufacturer's annual sustainability report says 59 of its suppliers in China failed to ensure proper work conditions and provide adequate safety equipment at their plants.
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Virtualization, security holding back Asia cloud rollout

Thu, 2014-07-03 01:43
Level of virtualized systems among Asian organizations remains low and needs to speed up for cloud to be more widely adopted, says Dimension Data exec, who adds there are security concerns too, though, these are diminishing.
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Is the Windows Phone app gap just perceived? Nielsen study shows we only use about two dozen apps

Thu, 2014-07-03 00:47
With research showing people only use about two dozen apps, it's hard to believe you can't find those on Windows Phone today.
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NASA launches mission to monitor Earth's breathing

Thu, 2014-07-03 00:31
NASA's spacecraft will be monitoring carbon dioxide levels in Earth's atmosphere from space.
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Brazilian government to award 100,000 international tech scholarships

Thu, 2014-07-03 00:24
Program aims to generate more interest in STEM subjects and strengthen the innovation ecosystem in Brazil
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IBM releases Connections 5 social software

Thu, 2014-07-03 00:23
The enterprise software giant said the cloud and on-premises social software drives collaboration and information sharing between internal and external users via file sharing and integrated social collaboration tools.
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Telefonica's acquisition of E-Plus gets green light from Europe's competition watchdog

Wed, 2014-07-02 23:29
Approval is contingent upon Telefonica selling up to 30 percent of its network capacity.
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Microsoft and Canon cross license mobile, imaging patents

Wed, 2014-07-02 23:14
Microsoft and Canon are cross licensing their respective mobile and digital imaging patent portfolios.
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Oracle VM 3.3 - another salvo in the virtual machine battle

Wed, 2014-07-02 23:08
With the launch of Oracle VM 3.3, Oracle continues to tie its version of the Xen hypervisor more tightly to its computing environment. This is good news for Oracle users. Is it also good news for users of other virtual machine software products?
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IBM expands big data capabilities on cloud marketplace

Wed, 2014-07-02 22:30
Big Blue has launched a new big data service for enterprises to better manage content from multiple devices and locations.
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One mystery winner takes 30,000 Bitcoin in US Marshals' Silk Road auction

Wed, 2014-07-02 22:17
A single bidder in the recent Silk Road Bitcoin auction has landed all 30,000 that went under the hammer.
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