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BlackBerry's QNX team steers new OS toward car safety

QNX OS for Automotive Safety 1.0 puts safety first in a package supporting digital instrument clusters, heads-up displays, and more.

By June 4, 2014

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Adios, Windows Azure. Hello, Microsoft Azure

Microsoft will rebrand its cloud platform from 'Windows Azure' to 'Microsoft Azure' as part of the company's push to emphasize its cross-platform services prowess.

By March 24, 2014

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Why Apple, Google, and the auto industry need BlackBerry QNX

For smartphone giants looking to take their experiences to auto dashboards, all roads at least tie into BlackBerry's QNX platform. Here's why.

By March 12, 2014

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HTC harvests smartphone power to help solve world challenges

The "Power to Give" initiative aims to turn unused processing power from millions of smartphones into a supercomputer that can tackle issues like cancer, climate change, and space travel.

By March 4, 2014

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Gesture recognition will be a slam-dunk, startup head says (Q&A)

User interfaces are changing with touch, voice, and -- now -- gestures. EyeSight Mobile CEO Gideon Shmuel believes gesture recognition will transform our expectations of PCs, phones, TVs, and tablets.

By February 11, 2014

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Nightly CyanogenMod tightens SMS security

Secure text messaging courtesy Open WhisperSystems begins to arrive in the nightly, unstable version of the customized Android OS.

By December 9, 2013

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Google adds 79 open-source patents to lawsuit-free pledge

Web giant adds patents related to software used to manage data centers to the patent collection it's making freely available to anyone, without fear of legal repercussion.

By August 8, 2013

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Salesforce.com, Oracle merge clouds in nine-year deal

In a nine-year deal, the Salesforce.com and Oracle clouds -- including applications, platform, and infrastructure -- will be integrated.

By June 25, 2013

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Microsoft, Oracle join forces to stomp on cloud rivals

"Frenemies" Microsoft and Oracle just cemented a new partnership. Here's what is really new and worth knowing about the alliance.

By June 24, 2013

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Oracle preps 128 security patches; Java gets 42

Fixes are coming today for "hundreds" of Oracle products, following a series of high-profile corporate hacks pegged to a zero-day vulnerability in Java.

By April 16, 2013