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Can gamification solve enterprises' engagement problem?

Big data and other new technologies are fueling the use of gaming principles in the workplace

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Starbucks hit by major computer failure

Stores appear to be affected across the country, with some giving out free drinks

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Google sales hit a speed bump in Q1

Total sales grew by 12 percent, below analysts' projections.

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Facebook video is booming, now at 4 billion views per day

Many of the views are driven by auto-playing videos

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Mobile money transfers to Africa expected to hit $33 billion this year

Most sub-Sahara Africans are using mobile financial services to buy goods, pay utility bills, send and receive money

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MtGox creditors can finally file claims for lost bitcoins

Claims are being accepted through a dedicated site and via the Kraken bitcoin exchange until May 29

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Yahoo, still reliant on PCs, posts earnings that disappoint

Smartphones and tablets account for less than a quarter of Yahoo's ad revenue.

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Tip: Pin web apps to your taskbar to make them behave like desktop software

We can't give your favorite web app offline functionality, but we can show you to make it just one-click away.

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California bill aims to secure data of users using ride-hailing companies

The legislation will be heard by an assembly committee on Monday

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Uber lawsuit over alleged India rape heading to mediation

Both sides have agreed to try to settle the claim without a trial

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Forever 21 denies pirating Adobe software, strikes back

The retailer claims Adobe, Corel and Autodesk charge accused pirates exorbitant license fees.

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Facebook-backed Internet.org loses some Indian partners over net neutrality

Internet.org was criticized for offering access to select sites without data charges

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Yahoo reportedly close to purchasing Foursquare

The buy could be part of Marissa Mayer's effort to focus on mobile users​.

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Google confirms European antitrust action, says it has "a very strong case"

Europe's top antitrust chief is said to be ready to file formal charges against Google

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Europe reportedly ready to file antitrust charges against Google

Google could face fines of roughly $6 billion, according to a report.