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Wozniak criticizes cloud dependence in light of NSA

Apple's outspoken co-founder cuts to the chase on tech firms' cloud reliance: systems just aren't safe from spying eyes.

By February 5, 2014

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Electrolux to vacuum up GE Appliances for $3.3 billion

GE continues its efforts to refocus its portfolio toward its heavy-industry businesses and away from lower-margin consumer devices.

By September 8, 2014

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China readies home-grown Windows sub for fall launch

The new operating system is expected to launch initially on desktops in October, with support for mobile devices coming later.

By August 24, 2014

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Officials: China is 'too dependent on Android'

That's the word from the China Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, which complained that the core Android technology is "strictly controlled by Google."

By March 5, 2013

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How many friends would you swap for your smartphone?

The US has reached an absurd level of smartphone dependence. One in seven people in a study say they'd forfeit friends for a week before their smartphone.

By July 3, 2014

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Samsung to launch Android Wear smartwatch at Google I/O

The wearable will be one of several new devices built around Google software, sources tell CNET. LG and Motorola are also expected to show off new gadgets.

By June 20, 2014

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BlackBerry beats earnings expectations thanks to cost-cutting

CEO John Chen's efforts are having a positive effect: the ailing BlackBerry reports better than expected revenue and earnings for its fiscal first quarter.

By June 19, 2014

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With Spotlight, Apple aims to push Google toward the shadows

Apple has been on a mission to make its users less dependent on Google's services. New search features in OS X Yosemite are no exception.

By June 3, 2014

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Heartburn from Heartbleed forces wide-ranging rethink in open source world

Experts caution that the notorious security bug heralds "open season on open source" and will force changes in how open-source code gets vetted as secure.

By April 24, 2014

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Tech titans join forces to stop the next Heartbleed

The Linux Foundation's new Core Infrastructure Initiative creates a virtual Justice League of the biggest tech firms to ensure that open-source code gets the cryptographic scrutiny that it desperately needs.

By April 24, 2014