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Facebook fixes flaw that could have let hackers delete photos

Facebook paid an outside developer $12,500 for discovering the flaw, which could have been catastrophic for the social network.

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Microsoft beefs up Office Online with new features, streamlined interface

For the new year, Microsoft is adding a few nice touches to Office Online including extra features and an improved interface.

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Twitter acquires Niche, a social-media talent scout

Niche helps online stars on services like Vine to find advertisers

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Senators to push privacy, security legislation for IoT, connected cars

One of them is Sen. Edward Markey, who plans to introduce legislation to require security measures in connected cars.

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Uber rolls out safety features in its ride-hailing app across India

The move by Uber may not, however, win over authorities in Indian cities

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Jeb Bush's email dump puts constituents' personal data online

The emails posted on a Bush website included personal data such as Social Security numbers.

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Samepage updates its collaboration service with Box, Dropbox support

A new Android app lets users create, view and edit pages on the go

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Facebook offers free but limited access to the Internet in India

Facebook-backed Internet.org has launched an app in India that will provide free data services for accessing selected websites

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IBM sues online travel company Priceline for patent infringement

IBM said Priceline Group and three subsidiaries infringed four of its patents

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Ohio closes Google antitrust investigation

The investigation was closed late last year, Google said Monday

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Incentive opens its social-collaboration doors to SharePoint

SharePoint files and folders are now indexed and natively searchable from within Incentive's platform

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Sidecar doubles down on delivery service

Sidecar said it would be expanding its delivery service to other parts of the country.

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Dropbox paves a smoother path from Web to desktop

A new 'Open' button will automatically launch files in their native apps.

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South Korea rejects Uber's proposal to register its drivers

The government threatens to ban the ride-hailing service in the country

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App for business users lets you share sensitive documents -- then they disappear

Confide's technology is screenshot-proof and uses end-to-end encryption.