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Mt. Gox kept Bitcoin exchange open despite knowledge of large-scale theft

The exchange continued to operate and collect transaction fees despite its troubles

Microsoft refines Outlook Web App's text editor

The improvements are meant to automate pasting tasks and reduce formatting problems

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Cisco on mission to outfit all office rooms with video conferencing systems

It will ship in the spring a set of new and improved products aimed at what it considers is a vastly underserved market

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Google launches referral program for Apps suite

The company will pay participants $15 per new user account.

Almost 11 days later, Google finally clears up Postini email backlog

The spam filter service malfunctioned in late February, trapping legitimate messages

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Mt. Gox CEO's blog hacked, allegedly reveals company's true Bitcoin balances

Hackers claim internal records show Mt. Gox has more bitcoins than it claims it lost.

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Microsoft sketches ambitious enhancements for Office 365

The most eye-catching innovation is a machine-learning capability to help employees identify their most important colleagues and content

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Google sharpens Gmail app for iOS

This new version adds background refresh capability.

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At least Microsoft is talking about a touch-based Office

The company is looking at digital ink, voice commands, gestures and immersive capabilities to play a big role in that Office edition.

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Pre-installed malware turns up on new phones

A fake version of Netflix that steals personal data and sends it to Russia has been found on several phone models

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Need your Mt. Gox bitcoins back? Steer clear of this website

A suspicious website tries to get people to download what is likely a bogus version of Flash player.

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UK tax authority clarifies policy on Bitcoin

HM Revenue & Customs finds bitcoins are exempt from VAT in some scenarios

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Microsoft's OneDrive for Business now an option with Office Online

The cloud storage service for personal work files, previously known as SkyDrive Pro, has been available with Office 365

Microsoft to smarten up Office 365 with machine learning and social cues

Office 365 is getting a new app called Oslo to automate interactions between colleagues, and offering new tools for developers

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Sears says it finds no evidence yet of data breach

Sears is the latest large retailer to investigate a possible data breach.