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peer-to-peer computing

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Can peer-to-peer coexist with network security?

Following congressional complaints about sensitive data leaks, P2P software providers are modifying their apps to make them safer for use in enterprises.

By March 6, 2009

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Ray Ozzie's new app reimagines the phone call

One of Bill Gates' all-time favorite programmers is back after pondering the hypothetical: What would people do if the phone had never been invented before the Internet came along?

By September 22, 2014

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Calling all Macs: Why OS X Yosemite is your iPhone's new best friend

Here's how Apple's new feature to field iPhone calls on the Mac will work, and why you should care.

By June 10, 2014

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New & Noteworthy: Apple financial numbers due today; Its a flat world after all; Peer-to-peer security woes; more

New & Noteworthy: Apple financial numbers due today; Its a flat world after all; Peer-to-peer security woes; more

By January 16, 2002

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Facebook file-sharing app Pipe shifting from Flash to WebRTC

A tool for sharing files among Facebook contacts has launched a new version built on Web standards instead of Flash. That will let it reach mobile devices in coming weeks.

By February 4, 2014

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BitTorrent Sync beta brings mobile support and versioning

After several months as an alpha release, BitTorrent brings new features to its decentralized file synchronization service.

By July 17, 2013

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Sensor motes sniff out Google I/O data trends

A mesh network of 500 electronics boards captures radio noise, temperature, humidity, and foot traffic at Google's developer show.

By May 14, 2013

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Chrome extension enables remote computer control

Google's Chrome Remote Desktop extension lets a person with one machine running Chrome control another such machine. It should help make Chromebooks easier to manage.

By October 8, 2011

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Imuler/Revir Trojan for OS X resurfaces

The malware scene in OS X is minimal when compared with other operating systems, but it is being developed at a snail's pace.

By March 19, 2012

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Security concerns on Apple's FileVault decryption via FireWire

Since the news of Passware being able to decrypt FileVault over FireWire connections, Mac users might be concerned about the integrity of the security on their computers.

By February 2, 2012