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Google debuts Maps Engine API for customized, cloud-based maps

Google touts that its new Maps Engine API can be used for virtually any kind of application, with business use cases ranging from health care to retail.

By June 5, 2013

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Twilio takes on the world with its cloud-based telephony

At its annual developers conference, CEO Jeff Lawson said the company's service is now available in 40 countries on six continents, optimized by a global system of distributed data centers.

By October 17, 2012

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Unlike Siri, Cortana plays well with others

Commentary: Microsoft's virtual assistant has the ability to hand off voice commands to mobile apps, a welcome compromise that could benefit users and developers.

By September 2, 2014

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Cloud-based storage options for Mac OS X

Apple offers its iCloud service, but there's a variety of alternatives that might be more appealing to OS X users.

By May 4, 2012

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Still running Windows XP? Antivirus products put to the test

Microsoft no longer supports XP users, but a host of antivirus products tested by AV-Test can still defend you from viruses.

By July 21, 2014

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Elop's memo on Microsoft's big Nokia changes

No longer will the onetime Nokia hardware business be "an end unto itself," says Microsoft's devices chief. One good example: Nokia X shifts from Android to Windows Phone.

By July 17, 2014

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Box uncaps cloud storage limits for business users

Latest move underscores an industry in transition -- especially as Microsoft and Google seek to expand their reach by driving down cloud computing prices.

By July 15, 2014

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Adobe, Google deliver first pan-CJK open-source font

This free font integrates regionally appropriate Japanese, Chinese, and Korean language promises to be a boon to designers and developers.

By July 15, 2014

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How Supreme Court ruling affects Aereo, the cloud, and you

The court was loud and clear: Aereo's streaming TV business is illegal. But the decision raises more questions than it answers.

By June 26, 2014

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New Chromebook features show up at Google I/O

Google's Chrome OS operating system gets proximity log-in and access to Android apps.

By June 25, 2014