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FBI Ransomware Scam Affecting Thousands

The FBI is warning users about a malicious ransomware scam that freezes infected computers and falsely threatens law enforcement action if users do not pay non-existent fines. Reveton, a Trojan[...] Read full article

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Google Cuts Free Version of Google Apps for Businesses

Google has announced that it will be discontinuing the free version of its Google Apps for Business, effective immediately. Previously, small businesses with up to 10 accounts — and before[...] Read full article

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RIM Offering BlackBerry 10 Ready Program

The launch of RIM\’s new BlackBerry 10 operating system is just under two months away, so the company has launched a new training program of sorts for those who are[...] Read full article

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Amazon Announces \”Kindle FreeTime Unlimited\” For Kids

Amazon has provided a heaping of details about Kindle FreeTime Unlimited, a new expansion to the company\’s kid-friendly FreeTime service that will be available for the latest Kindle Fire and[...] Read full article

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Google Maps Street View Coming to Wii U

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata announced today that his company\’s Wii U console will be receiving a dedicated Google Maps app early next year. Iwata confirmed the news during the latest[...] Read full article

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U.S. Spending More Time In Apps Than Ever Before

The average American consumers spent 127 minutes a day inside mobile apps in 2012, good for a 35 percent increase over 94 minute average from the year prior, according to[...] Read full article

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Google Play Letting Businesses Host Private App Stores

Google has unveiled Google Play Private Channel for Google Apps, a new service that will allow businesses to distribute their own custom applications internally without making them available to the[...] Read full article

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Microsoft Working to Create Universal Translator

Some say language barriers were put upon human beings as punishment for building the Tower of Babel, or something like that. Fortunately, since that point in time a lot of[...] Read full article

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U.S. Senate Panel Approves Amendment to Digital Privacy Bill

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee has approved a privacy bill that would amend the laws set forth in 1986\’s Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA), which many in the technology arena[...] Read full article

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Google Integrates Drive into Gmail

Google has integrated its Google Drive cloud storage service into Gmail, allowing users to now attach files up to 10GB in size in their messages. Previously, Gmail\’s attachment limit was[...] Read full article

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Online Sales Spike, In-Store Decline for Black Friday

On Black Friday 2012, consumers spent $1.042 billion online, which is a 26-percent increase from Black Friday 2011; while stores reported a 1.8-percent decrease for in-store sales, according to analytics[...] Read full article

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Best Black Friday Deals Across TechnologyGuide

Black Friday is more than just an excuse for bargain hunters and cheapskates to scour the circulars and line up for the door-busting deals. It\’s often the best time of[...] Read full article