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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:26:04 -0700
Toshiba's quartet of new laptops includes 4K Satellite P55t A 17.3-inch desktop replacement is among the other notebooks announced. Prices start at $649.99 for the Best Buy exclusive 14-inch Satellite E45.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:16:05 -0700
Amazon Web Services eyes the desktop next Amazon Web Services is huge and still growing - and it's aiming at the desktop next.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:04:05 -0700
Apple, Google, Samsung agree to support smartphone kill switches Apple, Google, Samsung, and Microsoft have all committed to a voluntary agreement to include kill switches in future mobile devices.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:04:05 -0700
Why the Alibaba IPO could be a very big deal for the Tech Industry Chinese Internet company Alibaba is preparing for IPO this summer. Smart tech vendors will need to adjust their focus to prepare for the seismic shift in the way we are soon going to shop online.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:59:05 -0700
Herzliya-style vision helps power Microsoft's Power BI for Office 365 Microsoft's Israeli R&D team has been doing a lot of work on business intelligence, some of which has been rolled into Microsoft's latest cloud offering.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:55:00 -0700
The iPad is everywhere, Android tablets not so much Every day I see iPads, a lot of iPads, out in public. What I rarely ever see are Android tablets.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:23:05 -0700
Mt. Gox gives up on resurrection, presses for liquidation Any hope of the once dominant Bitcoin exchange regenerating has now been dashed.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:00:00 -0700
Samsung's marketing blitz vs. Apple: Effective, but big data would help Samsung has spent $770 million over the last two years marketing its mobile devices and has dented Apple. But good luck pinning a Facebook like, Super Bowl ads, and buzz to actual sales. Better analytics are likely to change that equation.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:43:05 -0700
Oracle issues critical patch update: 104 security fixes In a massive critical patch update, Oracle has fixed 104 security flaws within its products. Unsurprisingly, Java is at the top of the list.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:19:04 -0700
Salesforce expands operations with Japanese appointment Salesforce seeks to grow its Japanese business with the appointment of Shinichi Koide as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of its Japan operations.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:15:04 -0700
Hackonomics: Street prices for black market bugs A recent RAND Corporation report on the black market for hacks, cracks, data theft, botnets, and zero days tells us your hacked Amex Black fetches a decent price, but only if you're not an American.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:12:05 -0700
Playing African monopoly: Is there an end in sight to mobile upheaval in the region? Africa's mobile industry was once seen as the route to riches for operators. Now, consolidation looks to be the only way for carriers to survive in a highly competitive market.

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:44:04 -0700
Nine out of ten executives comfortable with IT staff out in front of clients Avanade survey of 1,000 executives finds growing evidence of IT's shift from server administrators to business advisory role.

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:49:05 -0700
LaCie admits year-long malware security breach; customer data at risk Anyone who shopped for LaCie products in the last year could be at risk.

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:48:05 -0700
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 release candidate arrives But where's the final release of Red Hat's flagship Linux server distribution?

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:22:04 -0700
Intel's Q1 solid, but mobile losses weigh Intel's mobile chip business is a money pit, but the Internet of things unit looks solid. The data center division carries the profit team though.

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:17:05 -0700
Yahoo revenue starts to climb amid beating Q1 earnings estimates UPDATED: Wall Street is maintaining its Q1 forecast for Yahoo with expectations of 37 cents per share on a revenue of $1.08 billion.

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:43:04 -0700
Financial services now the 'front lines' in cyber warfare, experts suggest A Wells Fargo exec suggested most attackers rerouting to where the data is, meaning emerging technologies in the cloud and datacenters could be most at risk.

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:34:05 -0700
Facebook’s great hope, India, crosses 100 million users With China out of the picture, India is the company's last big hope. But Google's experiences here should give it some pause

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:22:05 -0700
Former Homeland Security chief: C-Suite needs to get a grip on cyber risks The former Homeland Security chief outlined two conditions we’re going to be dealing with as companies, countries, and individuals: the global scourge of terrorism and the digital “forevermore."

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