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cloud-based applications

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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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Microsoft rolls out new plans for Office 365 users

Designed for small and midsize businesses, the three new subscription plans offer more features and flexibility than their predecessors, says the company.

By October 2, 2014

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Microsoft's wearables game plan: How a fitness band fits in

Microsoft isn't going the Smartwatch 2.0 route with its rumored fitness band. Instead, the company has a more targeted and cloud-connected wearables game plan, sources say.

By October 20, 2014

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Google acquires Firebase to help apps span Android, iOS, Web

Google will continue to offer Firebase's cloud-based synchronization service. It's a new step to making Google's tech foundation more compelling to programmers.

By October 21, 2014

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iCloud Drive hits Windows ahead of Mac

The software lets Windows users tap into Apple's new iCloud Drive to save and retrieve documents, photos and other files.

By September 19, 2014

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Building the best security camera

A few of the security cameras we've reviewed have come close to perfection, but we still think there's room for improvement.

By October 22, 2014

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Explaining Extensions on OS X 10.10 Yosemite

With the update, Mac users can take advantage of widgets and the like from third-party developers across OS X.

By October 16, 2014

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Surprise! Microsoft jumps to Windows 10

Forget Windows 9. In an unexpected twist, Microsoft will be going straight to double digits from Windows 8 as it faces a challenging future for its operating system.

By September 30, 2014

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Microsoft Research toils on app shield for the cloud

Microsoft researchers develop a prototype of an app-shielding technology called Haven, which builds on top of its previous Drawbridge operating system work.

By October 6, 2014