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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:38:11 +0000
IBM kicks off SmartCamp Brazil This year's local phase of the entrepreneurship competition will take place in November.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:24:00 +0000
BlackBerry unveils the DTEK50, claims it's 'world's most secure Android smartphone' It comes with a 5.2-inch screen, an all-touch keyboard, and will retail for $299.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:18:00 +0000
Selling off the family silicon: Why the UK is upset about the ARM takeover People are upset about ARM being taken over by Japan's SoftBank, though ARM was actually founded by US and Italian-owned businesses. The real reason to be upset is that the UK doesn't have any similar global IT success stories, and no guarantee that any will emerge in the future.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:30:03 +0000
Flaws in wireless keyboards let hackers snoop on everything you type Many popular, low-cost wireless keyboards don't encrypt keystrokes.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:06:00 +0000
Verizon's Q2 earnings a mixed bag: Worker strike causes investor pain, $205 million in IoT revenue The seven weeks that Fios operations ground to a halt has hurt investors in the second quarter.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:05:00 +0000
Serious security flaws found in Osram smart bulbs The smart home tech company reportedly won't patch all of the vulnerabilities.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:00:00 +0000
Microsoft takes another step toward making Office apps smarter Microsoft is continuing its 'Bingification' of Office with new Bing Knowledge Graph-powered Researcher and Editor features for Word 2016, along with a new visual-cue feature for PowerPoint.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:30:03 +0000
Stratoscale ramps up its challenge to VMware and AWS The three-year-old startup is releasing an updated version of Symphony, its cloud data storage software

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:01:03 +0000
Lithium: Watchlist 2016 Elite, LiNC 2016...Total(ly) communities Lithium won CRM Watchlist Elite this year and pulled off its most successful LiNC conference to date -- in large part because it has become a very Zen company. Find out what that means.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:00:00 +0000
Twilio launches Sync, a state synchronization infrastructure for devs The service functions as a cloud-based state synchronization infrastructure, where developers can build cross-platform apps equipped with real-time communications features.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:17:06 +0000
Over 100 suspicious, snooping Tor nodes discovered Tor nodes are acting oddly -- and it may be a sign that they are snooping on services they host.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 07:24:40 +0000
Amazon, gov't team up to bring Prime Air to UK The UK government doesn't want to trail behind the US in drone delivery.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:18:00 +0000
Google Maps updated to highlight the action around you Google updated Maps for the desktop, Android, and iOS today with visual improvements that should aid in your navigation this summer.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 21:26:00 +0000
Zenefits fined for unlicensed brokers The relatively minor fine imposed by the state of Tennessee is the first time the firm has been dinged for unlicensed insurance sales, a problem it's worked to resolve.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:10:00 +0000
​The rise and fall of Yahoo There was a time when Yahoo was the internet company that Google is now. What happened?

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:32:00 +0000
Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg steps down The Swedish communications equipment maker looks for new leadership ​after struggling to keep sales up while investing in 5G technology.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:09:00 +0000
Authentication is multi-headed beast for purging passwords Authentication shows a bright, secure future defined by options and combinations.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:04:00 +0000
New Microsoft Authenticator app to roll out starting August 15 Microsoft is unifying its various authenticator apps into a single Microsoft Authenticator one that will begin rolling out to consumers and business users as of August 15.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:01:00 +0000
Amid worries of Russian cyber-invasion, Estonia to store citizen data in UK The Baltic nation state was hit by a massive Russian cyber-offensive in 2007.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:31:00 +0000
Amazon Silk browser ignored SSL searches, failing to protect your privacy The Kindle browser may have been built with performance in mind, but seems to have fallen short when it comes to security.

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