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Quip Issues API for Mobile Word Processor, Aims it At Enterprise IT

The startup is also preparing presentation and spreadsheet apps Full Story »
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Facebook Sales Leap, Amid a Growing Mobile Ad Business

Mobile ad sales comprised nearly 60 percent of the company's total ad sales

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Ex-FCC Commissioner to Head CTIA in Latest Washington Shuffle

Meredith Attwell Baker, a onetime Obama appointee, will now run the mobile industry group

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University Takes a Pass on Oracle After ERP Lawsuit Settlement

Montclair State will switch to Ellucian in a three-year, US$13 million deal

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It's the Little Things That Matter in Amazon Redshift Upgrade

The company has improved its data warehouse service for the third time this year

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Apple-Loyal Sales Reps Get Updated CRM in Daylite

Marketcircle's Daylite CRM application for Macs, iPhones and iPads has been overhauled with the goal of providing a cleaner user experience and better ways to quickly bring up and view important customer data.

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WhatsApp is Well on its Way to 1 Billion Users

Facebook bought WhatsApp because Mark Zuckerberg dreams of the day when his messaging app has a billion users. WhatsApp is well on its way with 500 million active users, 50 million more than when Zuck acquired the startup two months ago. Not too shabby.

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Google Will Push Mobile App Installs in Search and Youtube

The company's program works similarly to others offered by Facebook and Twitter

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Salesforce At 15: Industry Disruptor Wards Off Midlife Crisis

A look at the cloud software industry pioneer as it heads toward $5 billion in annual sales

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Google Reportedly Wants to Make Email Encryption Easier, But Don't Hold Your Breath

Email encryption is a great way to keep snoops out. Too bad it's not a realistic option as a built-in feature for Gmail.

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You Got Spam Mail: Slew of AOL Email Accounts Fall Prey to Spoofing Attack

The undead are rising from their graves--or at least a legion of long-forgotten AOL email addresses are.

How To

4 Ways to Use Square in Your Small Business (Or Your Global Business)

Small businesses increasingly turn to Square to process payments without the hassle (and expense) of custom card-reading hardware. There are other benefits to the service, including analytics and online sales modules, as well as opportunities for larger enterprises to better serve customers.

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Super-high Frequencies Could One Day Deliver Your Mobile Video

Researchers are meeting in New York this week to talk about millimeter-wave cellular networks

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Microsoft Gets Motorola Solutions to Pay for Lawsuit Protection for Android Use

Microsoft argues Chrome OS and Android contain its patented technology, and has struck licensing deals with Dell, HTC, Samsung and others

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Where R U Now? Iphone Texts Come to Glass

iPhone users can soon have notifications for texts appear in their Glass displays