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Google, Facebook And Twitter Fight Child Porn


The British-based group The Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) has announced yesterday that Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and Yahoo have all consented to utilize a system to both identify and block child pornography. According to an official statement, the new system ...

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Microsoft Supposedly Developing Surface 2 Follow Up

Surface 2

A new report out of WinBeta says that Microsoft has a follow-up to the Surface 2—the one running Windows RT, not Windows 8.1—in the works. We’ve heard this before (and before that, too), and so far, that particular rumor has yet to ...

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Microsoft Passes Exxon, Now World’s 2nd Most Valuable Co. Behind Apple


The bull run in Microsoft’s stock this past year has helped the tech giant surpass Exxon Mobil and seize the rank of the second most valuable company, behind Apple Inc. Under new CEO Satya Nadella, Microsoft has worked to overcome ...

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FREAK Affects Apple, Google And Microsoft


According to a security advisory Redmond, Washington-based Microsoft Corporation, Apple and Google products are not the only ones vulnerable to FREAK (Factoring attack on RSA-EXPORT Keys) attack technique. The weakness originates from an out of date US government legislation that ...

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Why Is Microsoft’s HoloLens So Promising? — ‘The Why’


Welcome to the newest edition of The Why. “Why is Microsoft’s HoloLens so promising?” you ask?  Good question. Timely too. (Besides, it beats answering the question: “Why don’t guys admit that they really only use the internet to watch free ...

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Microsoft Band Enters Fitness Arena At $199

Microsoft Band $199

Computer giant Microsoft just announced their new wearable fitness device called the Band. The new Band will sync up with Microsoft Health to help users keep track of their fitness and health. The new wristband will cost consumers $199 to ...

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Bill Gates Ranked Richest American by Forbes For 21st Straight Year

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Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates nabbed the top spot on Forbes’ latest list of 400 richest Americans for the 21st straight year. The list, released on Monday, didn’t waver much for 2014 and showed that the rich are definitely getting richer. ...

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Germans Want 11 Percent Of Google News


According to news blog poster Jeff Jarvis, Google, Microsoft and Yahoo are the targets of legal proceedings just begun by several German magazine and newspaper publishers. Specifically, the instigating companies include: Axel Springer, Burda, WAZ and the Müncher Merkur. They ...

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Microsoft Fairly Valued at $41

Microsoft Corporation Fair Value Of $41 With New Acquisition And Nokia Corporation
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The maker of Microsoft Office Productivity Suite and the Windows Operating System, Microsoft, was going through a serious decline in its share prices which fell below 35$ for months, but the shareholders can now heave a sigh of relief as ...

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