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Facebook sued for alleged theft of data center design

A British company says Facebook stole its design for prefabricated data centers

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How Messenger chats factor into what you see in Facebook's News Feed

Engineers shed light on Facebook's ranking algorithm during a talk at F8.

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BitDefender, Kaspersky top list of best Windows 8.1 antivirus software

What's the best antivirus software to buy right now? In February 2015, the list includes BitDefender, Kaspersky, and Avira.

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Atlassian's JIRA Service Desk now helps employees help themselves

Universal search gives internal customers a single place to turn for answers

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Google refocuses Dart as a JavaScript helper

Google no longer plans to embed a Dart virtual machine within its Chrome browser

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Akamai: Most Internet attacks in Q4 originated in China

The number of DDoS attacks in 2014 remained nearly the same compared to 2013

Facebook extends Parse to support Internet of Things apps

Facebook steps into the connected-home arena

The social networking company extends Parse, a collection of back-end development tools, outside developers to build apps that interface with connected-home devices such as garage-door openers.

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USB 3.1 set to reach desktops

Desktop motherboards with USB 3.1 connectors are being released by hardware companies.

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PayPal cited for 'reckless disregard' of U.S. sanctions

The company will pay $7.7 million for violations of terrorism, WMD, Iran and Cuba sanctions.

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Facebook turns Messenger into a shopping platform and app store

The social network is changing the way you install apps, shop, and watch videos with new tools for developers.

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New York threatens action if RadioShack sells customer data

Bankruptcy sale is said to include millions of customer names and addresses.

Facebook Messenger coming to businesses, VR to fill news feeds in future

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg kicked off the company's F8 developer conference with news that Facebook Messenger will help connect consumers and businesses. Zuckerberg also imagines virtual reality will fill news feeds one day much like photos do now.

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HTC sends invites for the reveal of its next super-sized smartphone, the One M9 Plus

We also caught a few leaked pics of the beefier sibling to the soon-to-be-released One M9.

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The Coolbox is a toolbox for the 21st century

This toolbox sounds like a DIYer’s dream, with enough room for a battery, two USB charge ports, Bluetooth speakers, LED lighting, a removable whiteboard, tablet stands, and more.