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Samsung event in August portends new smartphone launch

The company has announced an event on Aug. 13 in New York

Amazon takes on MySQL with Aurora

Going forward, Amazon will position Aurora as its default database service


Over 10 million Web surfers possibly exposed to malvertising

The online advertising company that distributed the ads is taking action to stop it

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System Administrator Appreciation Day is Almost Here!

Are you ready for Friday? It's our big day! At least, for those of us who are sysadmins. Yes, it's SysAdmin Day! And regardless of how little notice we might get the other 364 days a year, we can look forward to a little...

Car and pedestrian collision? There'll soon be an app for that

The new system will alert drivers and pedestrians of potential collisions

Windows 10 adds full support for Canadian French, Mexican Spanish

Quebecois separatists now have a fully localized OS just for them

To see benefits, heath wearables must keep people engaged

The technologies fail when they fail to consider the lifestyles of the people using them, said panelists

Someday your phone may stop an oncoming car

Verizon is using a simulated city to develop a vehicle-to-pedestrian safety system

NSA will lose access to 'historical' phone surveillence data Nov. 29

After Nov. 29, data requests must be made on an as-needed basis to the FISA Court

Microsoft fixes crash-bug in Windows 10 just days before launch

A new patch fixed a recently-introduced bug that caused Windows Explorer to crash following use of the Control Panel

Facebook opens Internet.org to more mobile operators

A new online portal will make it easier for carriers to adopt the Internet.org app, Facebook says

Microsoft updates some Surface tablets ahead of Windows 10's launch

New updates also fix a persistent bug with Windows 10 that prevented devices from receiving patches

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The Windows 10 upgrade: Who should do it, who could wait

We answer the question everyone's asking: Should you upgrade to Windows 10? (Spoiler: It depends on what you're using now.)

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Media streamer buyers guide: Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Nvidia Shield Android TV & Roku compared

Shopping for media-streaming hardware? You've come to the right place. This is the definitive guide to choosing precisely the right model for your unique needs.

Google to decouple Google+ from some of its sites

It's starting with YouTube, where users won't need a Google+ account to upload videos or post comments

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Don't wait to renegotiate your outsourcing contracts

Rapidly changing business and technology needs are forcing IT leaders to renegotiate their IT outsourcing contracts and rethink their sourcing portfolios sooner rather than later. Here’s how to do it.

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Here's how Microsoft is handling the Windows 10 launch, online and off

The days of folks lining up for a copy of Windows are long gone, but Microsoft isn’t giving up on the old-fashioned launch day hoopla.

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Microsoft pours out the patches as Windows 10 nears release

Microsoft has pushing out Windows 10 patches almost daily as it preps for this week's launch of the new operating system.

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How much do CIOs really make? Pay packages of 25 Fortune 500 execs revealed

Compensation for CIOs includes cash, equity, perks.

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LinkedIn brings back simple, instant contact exports following user outrage

The power of the crowd has stopped a new data export process from LinkedIn dead in its tracks--at least until LinkedIn can figure out how to make its new feature faster.

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