Lenovo expects the purchase of IBM's low-end server unit and Google's Motorola Mobility unit to be complete by the end of the year, according to the tech giant's CEO.
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Microsoft has joined the AllSeen Alliance, a group formed by Qualcomm to establish standards in the battle for the connected home.
Microsoft, Google and other firms have come together to form the 25 Gigabit Ethernet Consortium with the aim of improving cloud datacenter networks.
The FTC will seek to return "many of millions" of dollars to consumers who were deceptively charged with third-party app fees in a process referred to as cramming.
The enterprise software provider said the modules make data analysis via the query and analysis tool more approachable for techies and non-techies alike.
Launching as part of the early access program for Dropbox for Business customers, users can now opt to use view-only permissions in shared folders.
The hybrid cloud is reality for the foreseeable future, but the real catch is trying to figure out whether the balance will ultimately tip toward public or private resources.
Former Goldman Sachs investment banker Anthony Noto will become CFO of Twitter, which he helped take public.
Swirl and Motorola will jointly sell Swirl's beacon-based in-store mobile marketing platform as a standalone product as well as in conjunction with Motorola MPact.
VMware said that its network of 75,000 partners will sell AirWatch's enterprise mobility management (EMM) software as a service.