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Microsoft has fired the latest salvo in a case to keep US agents from having access to customer data stored overseas.
With Connect, LivingSocial is adding tools such as tailored social media communications, personalized deal offers and email messages into its Merchant Center marketing platform.
Microsoft has started rolling out its take on the smarter inbox to Office 365 users.
The Australian government is undertaking a feasibility study to understand whether offering email and desktop productivity tools as a service would be viable.
Biz4Afrika is offering email, hosting and collaboration tools through the online hub for entrepreneurs in South Africa.
GPG Mail from GPGTools protects your email from prying eyes by using public key encryption via OpenPGP. It's by far the simplest and easiest way to encrypt email (and files) on the Mac.
If your email, calendar, and apps are all in the cloud, why not do the same with your software asset management tools?
ownCoud offers users greater control and allows organizations to integrate existing security, storage, monitoring and reporting tools with simplicity and flexibility.
Zoho, a cloud CRM provider, updated its tools with MailMagnet, which sorts email based on active sales leads.
Following the integration with Facebook Groups, Dropbox offers developers with more tools to offer users with another way to access their cloud-based files.
The same functionality has been available to consumer Gmail users for a while, but can now also be used by those using the standard, business, government or education flavours of Google Apps.
Virtual server environments can be very complex making it hard to know what is happening. Sumo Logic points out that the log files created by VMware's tools along with those created by other layers of software offer clues about performance and reliability issues.
This affordable utility provides an easier way to compress and email large files, and integrates well with Microsoft Office applications.
The transparency activist organisation says the trove of governmental and corporate emails will reveal western hypocrisy in dealings with the Assad regime
Squadmail, a service that lets users set up shared email folders that work in any client, has gone into public beta.The tool creates the shared folders at the IMAP server level, making the choice of client irrelevant.
Adobe Creative Cloud is a way to pay for Photoshop and the rest of the Creative Suite in monthly installments. It's also a way to sync and share the files you make with Adobe tools, and there are some nice extras like live previews of files instead of unhelpful icons.
Yammer acquires oneDrum, giving the enterprise social network even more collaboration tools and support for Google Docs and Microsoft Office files.
Forget to carbon copy someone on the project team with a relevant email? Predictive filing software from Recommind has your back.
The Zamzar website, which converts files between formats, has launched a new service: it will now convert files submitted by email. This could be particular useful to smartphone users who are often emailed files that their device is unable to display.