Marc FerrantiEditor in Chief , IDG News Service

Marc Ferranti is the editor in chief of the IDG News Service, and is based in New York.

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Turing manuscript sells for $1 million

A German Enigma machine, also up for auction, sold for $269,000.

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SAP co-founder Tschira dies at 74

He founded SAP with four former IBM colleagues in 1972 with a vision of real-time data prcoessing

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Judge dismisses antitrust case alleging Google's Android app requirements hurt consumers

Complainants alleged Google's restrictive contracts on manufacturers of Android devices resulted in higher prices on phones

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US rejects North Korea offer to investigate Sony hack, reaches out to China

US stands firm in its allegations that North Korea was responsible for hack

NSA spy program targets mobile networks worldwide

Documents leaked by Edward Snowden show evidence of previously undisclosed operations.

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Top 10 Tech stories 2014: Backlash! Disrupting the disruptors

Top stories include Uber's bumpy ascendancy, HP's breakup, Regin malware, Nadella taking reins at Microsoft and Alibaba IPO

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Search for growth in social, mobile fuels tech M&A boom

Technology mergers and acquisitions reach post-dotcom records, and are expected to rise

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Disruptive technology reaps cash as venture capital pours in

Investments in software companies through the third quarter surpassed those for all of 2013

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HP reportedly set to split off PC, printer business

A split would be an about-face on CEO Meg Whitman's original strategy to keep the company together.

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JPMorgan Chase attackers hacked other banks, report says

A wave of high-profile cyberattacks this year on U.S. companies underscores the need for better security practices

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Sprint names new CEO after giving up on T-Mobile buy

Marcelo Claure, CEO of Brightstar, will take new position August 11

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Wall Street Beat: Transition to mobile, cloud hits tech earnings

Tech bellwethers weigh in with second-quarter sales

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Wall Street Beat: Tech sales news mixed ahead of earnings

Top vendors are set to release earnings as PC sales flatten after a period of decline and tablet growth drops

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Databricks takes on Google streaming analysis with Spark

Databricks Cloud will provide Spark-based streaming analysis as a service

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Wall Street Beat: GoPro continues to soar after IPO as Nasdaq surges

IPO, stock market and M&A activity point to confidence in tech sector