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VMware promises Heartbleed patches for affected products by the weekend

The company has identified over two dozen affected product versions so far and is releasing updates

TrueCrypt for Windows: No major flaws found in first phase of security audit

The popular open-source encryption program has "no evidence of backdoors or intentional flaws" that could be exploited for surveillance.

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Google steps up competition with Amazon, expands Cloud Platform to Asia

The company increases its Asian presence again after recently opening two data centers

TrueCrypt source code audit finds no critical flaws or intentional backdoors

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Some vulnerabilities were identified but are likely accidental, security auditors from iSEC Partners said

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Fon pitches Gramofon Wi-Fi router with Spotify integration via Kickstarter

The router costs from $30 and will start shipping in July, if the project succeeds

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Uber ride-sharing service hit by Brussels court ban

A Brussels court has ordered Uber to stop operating its UberPOP ride-sharing service in Brussels, local media report

Netflix pays off Comcast, discovers that speeds magically improve

In fact, Comcast streaming speeds shot up 65 percent since Netflix struck an interconnectivity deal with the ISP that gives it better access to Comcast's network.

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Chinese Bitcoin exchange focuses on cash transactions to keep cryptocurrency in play

China has been moving to force banks to cut ties with Bitcoin exchanges

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India's Infosys posts strong revenue, profit growth

The outsourcer brought back its first CEO to help revive the company

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Windows XP lives on: Avast survey shows 27 percent of its XP users don't plan to switch

XPocalypse? What XPocalypse? A big chunk of antimalware software vendor Avast's users are sticking with XP despite the many risks.

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HondaLink Navigation app gives you GPS for less

Built-in nav can be pricey, but buy this app and a cable, and your Honda can have something just as good that runs off your phone.

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Google announces new Glass features ahead of one-day sale to general public

As the Explorer edition goes on sale to normal folks Tuesday, the smartglasses promise better battery life, new photo features, and user-interface improvements.

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Mt. Gox asks for postponement of Karpeles' deposition in U.S. court

Karpeles seeks to appear tentatively on May 5 before the court

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Google updates terms of service to reflect its scanning of users' emails

The company clarifies that emails are automatically scanned to provide users with tailored advertising and better search results

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Google patches Android icon permissions attack

FireEye found malware that could change other icons, sending victims to phishing sites