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Apple approaches artists to sign exclusive Beats streaming deals

Mon, 2015-04-13 20:21
Apple has approached over a dozen high-flying musicians in an attempt to sign them up to exclusive Beats streaming deals.






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IBM cloud chief LeBlanc on OpenStack, analytics, PaaS, in-country data

Mon, 2015-04-13 20:00
IBM's cloud leader Robert LeBlanc talks about IBM's cloud future, why public infrastructure-as-a-service matters to Big Blue and hybrid deployments led by analytics.






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Investor pressures Qualcomm to spin-off chip unit

Mon, 2015-04-13 19:31
In an effort to boost flagging share prices, activist investor Jana Partners has asked the chip maker to divide its chip and patent licensing businesses.






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​BitTorrent releases beta of its peer-to-peer browser Project Maelstrom

Mon, 2015-04-13 19:29
BitTorrent's peer-to-peer browser from its Project Maelstrom has hit beta, offering publishers a new way of distributing content without relying on a web server.






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Pivotal wants feedback on open source Geode in-memory database

Mon, 2015-04-13 17:01
With the Geode debut, Pivotal is reiterating promises it made in February to open source certain core components of its big data portfolio.






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Servers seized in global Simda botnet hit

Mon, 2015-04-13 16:40
Servers in the Netherlands have been seized, with additional servers taken down in the US, Russia, Luxembourg, and Poland in Interpol's global operation to tackle the Simda botnet.






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Investors buy 50 percent of Kiwi taxi app Zoomy

Mon, 2015-04-13 15:29
The taxi industry is responding to competitive threats such as Uber with technology of its own.






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Linux 4.0 and elementary Freya quietly released

Mon, 2015-04-13 15:09
With a minimum of fuss over the weekend, the Linux kernel has moved onto its 4.x series, while elementary has had its first major stable release since mid-2013.






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Hobart Airport website down after pro-IS hack

Mon, 2015-04-13 12:30
Hobart Airport's website remains out of operation following an online attack early on Sunday morning that saw it defaced with pro-Islamic State messages.






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FireEye claims discovery of 10-year hack campaign by China

Mon, 2015-04-13 12:29
APT30, a Chinese government-sponsored group, has been spying on South-East Asian governments and commercial entities as well as journalists for the last decade, a new report from FireEye has claimed.






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JD.com to be sued for information leaks and online banking fraud

Mon, 2015-04-13 12:16
US-listed online store JD.com is suspected of leaking customers' details to scammers, and is consequently facing a potential lawsuit.






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Future of NZ$28 million fibre fund in doubt

Mon, 2015-04-13 11:35
Negotiations loom between network operator Chorus and New Zealand government company Crown Fibre Holdings over the future of a stranded fibre connection fund.






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Google slashes price of Project Tango Tablet Developers kit in half

Mon, 2015-04-13 11:20
The company hopes to expand the base of developers working on 3D mobile sensing by reducing the price of entry to $512.






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Telstra and NBN Co settle CPI dispute

Mon, 2015-04-13 10:46
Telstra and NBN Co have reached a confidential settlement in their dispute over the value of their AU$11 billion deal.






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Three tips to craft a better digital vision

Mon, 2015-04-13 10:41
It's easy to have a muddled digital strategy. Help your company define it.






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Australia's M2 buys NZ ISP CallPlus

Mon, 2015-04-13 10:27
Australian-listed telecommunications provider M2 will buy New Zealand's third-largest internet service provider.






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AWS financials on deck: The road to 3 million servers in operation

Mon, 2015-04-13 08:02
When Amazon releases the financial picture for Amazon Web Services it'll be clear how scale matters for infrastructure as a service.






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Every company now a software company, continued

Mon, 2015-04-13 02:54
Financial services marches into the software business.






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Tech firms threaten exodus over French mass surveillance plans

Mon, 2015-04-13 01:18
In the wake of the Paris terrorist attacks, France's intelligence agencies are pushing for greater powers. But that in turn is driving some of the country's most loyal companies away.






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Is this the LG G4? Korean website shows off most of the details

Sun, 2015-04-12 10:19
Samsung and HTC already revealed 2015 flagships, all three versions are available now, and LG looks to be announcing the G4 at the end of the month.






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