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How companies can use collaboration tools as innovation hacks...

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Yahoo hack hits 500mn users, likely 'state sponsored'

Yahoo said Thursday a massive attack on its network in 2014 allowed hackers to steal data from half a billion users and may have been "state sponsored"...

23 Sep 2016

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Google's bid for smarter messaging hits market

US internet giant Google launched Wednesday a smart messaging app aimed at muscling into a busy market with popular rivals...

22 Sep 2016

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Tesla fixes security in Model S after Chinese hack

A Chinese security team has hacked a Tesla Model S and revealed several vulnerabilities in the luxury electric car...

22 Sep 2016

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Google smartphone expected at 4 Oct. event

Google late Monday sent out invitations to an event on 4 October, hinting that the internet titan will show off a new smartphone...

21 Sep 2016

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Wearable tech market cools, as consumers step back

Wearable tech, which was seeing sizzling sales growth a year ago, is cooling this year amid consumer hesitation over new devices...

16 Sep 2016

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Samsung sells printing unit to HP for $1.05bn

Samsung Electronics will sell its printer business to US computer maker HP, the companies said Monday, as the South Korean giant accelerates...

13 Sep 2016

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UK tech sector in shakeup under Hewlett Packard deal

British group Micro Focus will merge with some of Hewlett Packard Enterprise's software assets, the pair said, in a further consolidation...

12 Sep 2016

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Google buys cloud firm Apigee for $625m

Google on Thursday announced a deal to pay $625 million for Apigee, a firm specialising in managing the application programming interfaces...

9 Sep 2016

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HP Enterprise to spin off non-core software assets

Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced plans Wednesday to spin off its non-core software assets, to be merged with British software group Micro Focus...

9 Sep 2016

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Genesys to acquire Interactive Intelligence in $1.4b deal

Genesys and Interactive Intelligence Group Inc. have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement...

6 Sep 2016

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Dell-EMC merger set to finalise

Dell Inc. and EMC Corp. has announced that they intend to close a transaction to combine Dell and EMC on Wednesday, 7 September...

31 Aug 2016

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Longtime Google exec leaves Uber board of directors

Google executive David Drummond left the Uber board of directors on Monday as competition revs up between the companies over self-driving cars...

30 Aug 2016

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WhatsApp to share user data with Facebook

Mobile messaging service WhatsApp on Thursday announced it would begin sharing subscriber data with parent Facebook, giving advertisers better access to information on WhatsApp's one billion-strong user base...

26 Aug 2016

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Catch an autonomous flying drone to work

International aerodynamics corporation Airbus is at the forefront of the air and space travel industry. While currently focused on setting up...

By Kate Walker 25 Aug 2016

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Apple boosts health while Microsoft revs machine smarts

Microsoft on Monday announced it bought a startup to boost its artificial intelligence capabilities, and rival Apple confirmed it has boosted...

23 Aug 2016

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Pokémon hunt leads to glory for Google-born Niantic

Born in Google's shadow, Niantic strode into the spotlight with a mobile internet spin on hunting Pokémon but can the obsession with the game lead to long-term financial success?

16 Aug 2016

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Microsoft buys interactive game streaming startup

Microsoft said it is bolstering its Xbox arsenal with the purchase of a startup specialising in letting people join in the fun while watching live-streamed game play...

15 Aug 2016

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Amazon ramps up profit with cloud, new services

WASHINGTON - Online giant Amazon said on Thursday profit in the second quarter surged ninefold as cloud computing and other services helped produce a fifth consecutive profit...

1 Aug 2016

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Big electronics makers to merge in $15bn deal

Electronic component maker Analog Devices announced a deal on Tuesday to buy rival Linear Technology for $15 billion...

28 Jul 2016

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