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Google Cloud Platform provides a home for cloud code

Google Cloud Platform users can now store their code in the same environment in which it is run

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Google Drive for Android update lets you share, download multiple files at once

The collaboration interface gets a nice cleanup, with less clutter when sending a file with others.

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Software developers are failing to implement crypto correctly, data reveals

Lack of specialized training for developers and crypto libraries that are too complex lead to widespread encryption failures

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Dutch court wants expert to hunt Facebook's systems for lost revenge porn data

A Dutch court won't take Facebook's word it has deleted data that could identify the person behind a now-deleted pseudonymous account from which a sex tape was posted, and wants the company to allow an independent expert to scour its systems for the missing information.

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Google is preparing a virtual, online Pride parade with Androidify app update

There is a ton of new clothing and other add-ons to customize your robot or get it ready for Pride weekend.

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Lenovo's proposed ThinkPad Retro is like stepping back into 1992

Lenovo wants to create a retro ThinkPad laptop that embraces design touches from the clamshell's unassuming past.

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Lightweight new NUC kits are Intel's cheapest mini-PCs yet

Based on Intel's Braswell processors, the latest bare-bones desktop computers have emerged on Amazon for $129 and up.

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Spotify disables third-party app that inflated artists’ streaming royalties

Developed by indie artists Ohm & Sport, the app would play songs on endless 30-second loops.

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Archos' Windows 10 device is the cheapest PC on a stick yet

Archos has its PC stick primed and ready for the Windows 10 rollout and at $99, it's the cheapest Windows stick yet.

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Valve's new SteamOS 'Brewmaster' release moves to Debian 8.1

StreamOS “Brewmaster” brings behind-the-scenes changes as the first Steam Machines get closer to launch.

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Panic Button for Chrome hides your online shenanigans

Panic Button hides all those tabs you shouldn't have open and makes it look like you're doing what you should be.

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Hey gamers! DirectX 11 is coming to Linux thanks to CodeWeavers and Wine

The DirectX 11 support coming to CrossOver and Wine will let more Windows games 'just run' on Linux.

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Friday, June 26

Self-driving cars face off on California road... Satya Nadella has a new mission (statement)... Uber protests get real in France