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Microsoft acquires BlueStripe for operations management

BlueStripe will provide Microsoft System Manager with more nuanced performance metrics for distributed applications

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Wi-Fi signals can do rough head counts

Estimating the number of people present by looking at Wi-Fi signals could help make buildings more energy efficient

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SweetCAPTCHA users complain of advertising pop-ups

A script inside the CAPTCHA tool is displaying pop-ups, which could lead to harmful software

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Intel to invest $125 million in startups run by women, minorities

This new Intel Capital investment fund is separate from an existing $300 million diversity plan

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HP will pay $100 million to settle Autonomy-related lawsuit

The action has 'no merit' HP maintains

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Injectable electronics could form basis for brain implants

An international team has recorded and monitored mouse brain cells with mesh electronics inserted via a syringe

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CTIA sues over another cellphone radiation law

The mobile industry group says Berkeley's new city law violates retailers' freedom of speech.

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Facebook letting more stores ping your phone when you're inside

Facebook's Place Tips feature highlights relevant information about businesses in News Feed.

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For its next feat, Google will try to make you eat your vegetables

The company is developing more plant-based menus at its campuses worldwide


EasyJet turning to drones for aircraft inspections

Airline hopes drones can reduce the amount of time aircraft are out of service

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Apple may reduce its cut of app store revenue for some developers

The company will reportedly collect less money from app makers in certain categories

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Microsoft provides privacy dashboard ahead of Windows 10 launch

The centralized controls for users come alongside an updated privacy policy and service agreement

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CA acquires Grid-Tools for agile development

CA will offer automated software testing in its growing portfolio of agile development tools

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Dish Network, T-Mobile US reportedly in merger talks

The merger would be the latest in a wave of consolidation in the U.S. media and communications industry