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Google Maps Available in Hindi Language Translations

eWeek - Application Development - 52 min 44 sec ago
Google Maps is now available for users in India and worldwide who want to use the service with automatic Hindi translations.
Categories: Media

Sprint Prepaid Brands to Offer Game Downloads With PlayPhone

eWeek - Application Development - 1 hour 16 min ago
Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile plan to offer subscribers PlayPhone, which offers credit card-free gaming downloads to prepaid subscribers.
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Google Must Comply With Italian Data Privacy Rules Within 18 Months

eWeek - Application Development - 1 hour 25 min ago
Italian regulators have told Google that it must get into compliance with their rules about data privacy or face fines of up to $1.35 million.
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Two Major Media Outlets Fall Prey to Hackers

eWeek - Application Development - 1 hour 37 min ago
NEWS ANALYSIS: The Wall Street Journal and MSNBC were victims of hackers. The attacks show insecurity on major media platforms that can potentially be fixed.
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Daily Tech Briefing: July 22, 2014

eWeek - Application Development - 2 hours 7 min ago
EMC investor to urge storage vendor to spin off VMware; W3C launches effort for social web app interoperability; 'Zombie Zero' cyber-attacks hit logistics, robotic firms for months; and more.
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Glassdoor Job Explorer Designed to Help Users Find Work

eWeek - Application Development - 3 hours 22 min ago
The visualization search tool uses an interactive U.S. map so job seekers can see the best opportunities by region.
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Startup Octoblu Promises IoT Platform for Connecting Devices

eWeek - Application Development - 3 hours 27 min ago
Company executives say the platform will offer a heterogeneous way to connect and manage the billions of devices that will make up the IoT.
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Why Chromebook Sales Are Surging in Schools, Enterprises

eWeek - Application Development - 4 hours 57 min ago
This eWEEK slide show looks at why Chromebooks are becoming more and more popular with not only consumers, but the enterprise.
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Yahoo Bets on Flurry Analytics to Grow Mobile Ad Revenue

eWeek - Application Development - 5 hours 7 min ago
Yahoo wants to be part of people's daily habits, and Flurry deeply understands people. Yahoo's hope is that more personalized ads will drive revenue.
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Verizon Sees Jump in Wireless Subscribers, Tablet Sales in Q2

eWeek - Application Development - 5 hours 27 min ago
The largest U.S. carrier also sees its wired business grow for the first time in seven years thanks to FiOS.
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Tasktop Launches Sync 3.6 With New Test, Requirements Support

eWeek - Application Development - 5 hours 37 min ago
Tasktop Sync 3.6 adds new test and requirements management support to systems and product delivery.
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Nine Reasons Linux Rules the Supercomputing Space

eWeek - Application Development - 6 hours 9 min ago
The appeal of Linux goes beyond cost or choice. Here are many reasons Linux has grown to own the lion's share of the world's fastest supercomputers.
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IBM Appoints Chief Accessibility Officer

eWeek - Application Development - 6 hours 52 min ago
IBM named Frances West as the company’s first Chief Accessibility Officer to guide Big Blue's accessibility policies and practices.
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Big Switch Unveils Big Cloud Fabric for Data Center SDN

eWeek - Application Development - 7 hours 27 min ago
Company officials want to bring the benefits of networking innovation from Google and Facebook to the broader enterprise space.
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Most Mobile Developers Make Less than $500 Per Month—Unless They Build Enterprise Apps

Devx: Latest Published Articles - 7 hours 31 min ago
A new report finds that most mobile development businesses are not sustainable.
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Cisco Courts Developers for DevNet

Devx: Latest Published Articles - 7 hours 42 min ago
The company hopes to attract 1 million developers to write apps for its SDN infrastructure.
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The Physical Web

Java Developer's Journal - 9 hours 52 min ago
Scott Jenson leads a project called The Physical Web within the Chrome team at Google. Project members are working to take the scalability and openness of the web and use it to talk to the exponentially exploding range of smart devices. Nearly every company today working on the IoT comes up with the same basic solution: use my server and you'll be fine. But if we really believe there will be trillions of these devices, that just can't scale. We need a system that is open a scalable and by using the URL as a basic building block, we open this up and get the same resilience that the web enjoys.

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Health Care Technology Raises Additional Privacy Issues

eWeek - Application Development - 10 hours 22 min ago
The report warns health data shared on a social networking site can become a “digital tattoo” for a consumer, and it is almost impossible to remove.
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UK Security Firm Builds Network Immune Systems to Prevent Data Loss

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 04:18
NEWS ANALYSIS: A UK security company has developed a new approach to enterprise security modeled on the immune system that promises faster, more effective responses to network threats.
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Leaked BlackBerry Passport Video Demos 'Touch-Sensitive Keys'

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 04:15
BlackBerry has embraced the fact that nearly everything about its Passport has been leaked. A new video clip serves it particularly well.
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