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Apple faces trial in decade-old iTunes DRM lawsuit

Plaintiffs complain that Apple married iTunes music with iPod players, and they want $350 million in damages.

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Uber suspends Nevada operations, affecting nearly 1,000 jobs

The Uber decision was prompted by a court order preventing its operation

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Kraken to help probe missing bitcoins in MtGox liquidation

Kraken will also help process and investigate customer claims against MtGox

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Ebola speeds up educators' embrace of tech in Sierra Leone, Liberia

The University of Sierra Leone turns to online learning while nonprofit Rumie sends tablets to Liberia

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SMBs get their very own Salesforce app store

A data integation feature will allow users to add customer information stored in the apps to their Desk.com portal

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Skype-powered group chats coming to Office Online

If you knew the trick, Microsoft would let you chat with one other person inside Office Online. Soon, you'll be able to chat with all your collaborators inside a document in PowerPoint and Word.

U.S. Senator Al Franken questions Uber's privacy policies

Franken questions Uber's so-called 'God view' data tool.

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To 'read' this fashion magazine, you'll need a smartphone app

NEC touts the speed and versatility of its Gaziru image-recognition app with the new "Persona" magazine -- which lacks text.

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SkyKick promises simpler migration to Office 365

Cloud services mean you don't have to run your own servers but for email, few companies want to start from scratch

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Online video moguls team up to set standards, meet growing demand

Cisco, Comcast, Yahoo and others formed the Streaming Video Alliance

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Microsoft announce Skype for Web beta, brings voice and video calls to your browser

Pretty soon you'll be able to use Skype in three different places on Windows: the desktop, the modern UI, and your favorite browser.

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Google helps track overfishing through satellites

The prototype platform uses ship traffic signals to track fishing activity

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Warner Music strikes deal in China to stem piracy, spur sales

Chinese Internet giant Tencent will distribute music from the U.S. record company

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Fujitsu brews up cloud platform to test IoT ideas

The development platform is aimed at speeding up the trial phase for Internet of Things businesses

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Twitter plans 'instant timeline' feature to get visitors to log in

The company also plans more features such as improved private messaging and video uploads, Twitter chief Dick Costolo said.