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Samsung Knox devices approved for government use by NSA

The certification may help Samsung establish itself as a serious player in secured devices.


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Microsoft goes after Google and Amazon with hybrid cloud push

It's pushing to get out of rivals’ shadow with Dell partnership, app marketplace.

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Ubuntu turns 10: A look back at desktop Linux standard bearer

A brief history of Ubuntu, as alliterative as all-get-out.

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Staples confirms data breach investigation

In a statement, company stresses that they're working to resolve the situation.

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A peek at the code behind Facebook

A developer has gathered a collection of source code snippets used by the social media giant

First products from Apple-IBM deal to come next month

The initial offerings will target banking, government, retail and three other sectors.

Smartsheet, the project management tool cloaked as a spreadsheet, adds visualization

Smartsheet, whose namesake online project management app uses a spreadsheet interface, has developed a visualization tool to let its customers graph and map workgroups in their organizations for better planning and supervision.

Apple Pay could be a big deal for Android users

A success for Apple Pay could push others in the mobile NFC payment market to up their game.

Microsoft goes all-in on hybrid cloud with Azure-in-a-box

CEO Satya Nadella says Microsoft is in cloud computing game for the long haul.

Telephony vendor Mitel goes public with $540M bid for ShoreTel

The Canadian vendor said enterprise telephony is consolidating and it wants to be a consolidator

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Sprint cuts 452 HQ jobs in IT, network and technology areas

Sprint recently cut 452 jobs from its headquarters in Overland Park, Kan., an amount that equals about 6% of the 7,500 workers there.

Are higher frequencies mobile's next frontier? The FCC wants to know

The agency is seeking comments on using spectrum above 24GHz for extra mobile capacity.

Microsoft (hearts) Linux, for Azure's sake

Microsoft adds CoreOS and Cloudera to its growing set of Azure services.

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Samsung delivers fix for SSD slowdowns

Samsung has issued a software fix to address slowdown problems with its triple-level cell 840 EVO SSDs -- the company's most affordable consumer drive.

With chip fabs gone, IBM's hardware future will be in high-end design

After selling chip-making operations to GlobalFoundries, IBM will focus on designing faster chips and Watson-like computers.

Booz Allen takes data science training online

Aiming to make data science training more accessible, Booz Allen Hamilton introduces a hands-on online training course complete with gamification elements.

Ask Watson or Siri: Artificial intelligence is as elusive as ever

In 1966, some Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers reckoned that they could develop computer vision as a summer project, perhaps even get a few smart undergrads to complete the task. The world has been working on the...

IBM's Rometty defends bumpy financial ride as company shifts strategy

In a call with investors, IBM CEO Ginni Rometty vigorously defended IBM's pursuit of emerging high-growth markets.

Dubai police adopt Google Glass to provide a real time feed to the station

Google Glass real-time video

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