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Google reportedly developing 'Brillo,' an OS for the Internet of Things

The lightweight version of mobile operating system Android would help smart devices communicate better with each other, according to a report in The Information.

By May 21, 2015

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Microsoft to bring Outlook.com, Outlook closer together

Thanks to a bunch of new features and back-end platform changes coming to Outlook.com webmail, users won't see much difference between the two products.

By May 21, 2015

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Mozilla overhauls Firefox smartphone plan to focus on quality, not cost

After its $25 phones fail to dent the dominance of Google and Apple, the Firefox backer will try to compete using technological superiority -- and maybe by adding key Android apps, too.

By May 22, 2015

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Google Chromebooks score in schools but slow to catch on elsewhere

Research firm Gartner says Chromebook sales will hit 7.3 million this year, but most of those sales will come from only one market -- education.

By May 21, 2015

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Huawei's LiteOS looks to play central role in Internet of Things

The new operating system can work on everything from wearables to connected vehicles, Huawei said during a press conference on Wednesday.

By May 20, 2015

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ARM and Unicef team up on wearables for the developing world

The organizations kick off a multiyear partnership by announcing a design contest to create potentially life-saving wearable devices.

By May 19, 2015

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Nokia is 150! From paper and rubber to some of the best phones ever

The Finnish company may be finished with phones, but it has come a long way since starting as a paper mill in 1865.

By May 12, 2015

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Apple denies reported HomeKit delay

After a report that the iOS-based connected home platform would be pushed back until August, an Apple spokesperson says that there is no delay.

By May 14, 2015

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In Sochi, the Olympics-size job of running Olympics IT infrastructure

With several Olympics under its belt, Atos is supporting one of the largest IT infrastructures in sports history. If it succeeds, it's an unheralded hero. If it fails, it gets crucified.

By February 6, 2014

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Ride-hailing service Lyft snags $100 million from Carl Icahn

The new investment could help Lyft better compete with bigger rival Uber in the race to grab people seeking an alternative to traditional taxi service.

By May 15, 2015