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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 releases first Windows 10 update, starts testing fast-paced delivery system

Microsoft today issued the first update for Windows 10 Technical Preview, inaugurating its fast-cadence release practice.

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Samsung now producing 32GB DRAM modules, 128GB to follow

The new module’s data transfer rate per pin reaches up to 2.4Gbps.

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Topcoder now has 3,700 Swift devs

The Topcoder developer community already has 3,700 Swift developers on its platform just nine weeks after the programming language became available.

Google extends two-factor authentication with physical USB keys

Google Chrome gets support for new authentication protocol called Universal 2nd Factor.

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Broadband boost: G.fast testing lab, consortium to foster 100G over copper

Full-speed ahead for emerging G.fast WAN standard with UNH-IOL testing lab, industry consortium.

Waiting for Hadoop is like Waiting for Godot, says Gartner

Most companies who have invested in big data have only done so for pilots

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Workers use their own devices at work, without boss's knowledge

Line between work and play is getting more blurred, Gartner survey indicates.

FTC appoints privacy researcher Soltani as chief technologist

Soltani has assisted newspapers with investigations of government surveillance and online privacy

Complaints mount about Yosemite crippling Wi-Fi

There has been a steady stream of reports from users whose Wi-Fi connections were affected after installing the latest version of Mac OS X.

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Ethernet is coming to cars

Ethernet will internally connect electronics in the vehicle and externally, the car to the Internet of Things.

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Harvesting energy for your smartphone from your run

A Chicago-based company called AMPY wants to harness that self generated power and funnel it back to your smartphone, or any device.

One week after patch, Flash vulnerability already exploited in large-scale attacks

The Fiesta exploit kit bundles an exploit for the CVE-2014-0569 vulnerability in Flash Player, researchers found.

BBC launches Ebola information service in Africa using Whatsapp

The English and French service will have information from the BBC using audio, text messages and images

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Nadella's 2014 comp package tops $84M

But if Microsoft's shares outperform the S&P 500, CEO could receive as much as $355M in stock awards by 2021.

Citrix's ShareFile gets document signing thanks to acquisition

The company has acquired RightSignature for an undisclosed sum

Your online TV watching is now being tracked across devices

A partnership between Adobe and Nielsen gives broadcasters detailed viewing data.

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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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