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Analysis of tweets around Ferguson shows Twitter's quick grip on the news

Nearly 150,000 tweets appeared a full two days before cable news networks covered it

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Baidu partners with U.N. to tackle e-waste in China

Baidu and the United Nations Development Programme have opened a joint lab

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Philadelphia uses Salesforce.com for upgraded 311 system

Community portals, social media analysis and better insight into problem resolution are on tap for Philly residents

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Google broadens its malware sleuthing to sniff out deceptive downloads

More types of malicious software will be identified by Google's safe browsing service

Run Your Small Business or Home Office Like an Enterprise

With a few smart adjustments, you can get all the capabilities of the big guys without breaking your budget. Here's how.

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For new word processor Folia, linking documents is the thing

Branchfire debuts a word processor that takes document markup and collaboration to the next level.

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Google backs $300 million undersea Internet cable to Japan

The system will help Google connect its data centers in Asia and the US

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FCC chairman downplays net neutrality differences with Obama

The agency will not allow paid priority deals if they are bad for consumers or for innovation, Wheeler says.

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Hong Kong tycoon can sue Google over autocomplete feature, court rules

Albert Yeung has been demanding Google remove suggested search terms connecting his name to Hong Kong's triads

How to shop for Cyber Monday deals on your work-issued laptop

Does your IT department block shopping sites? No problem: Just use remote-access software to tunnel through to your shopping-friendly home PC.

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Twitter reports a rise in government data requests

Requests worldwide rose by 46 percent to 2,058

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In a hyper-social world, some seek a little privacy

People are getting more selective about what they want to share, and online firms are picking up on it

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Uber, Airbnb go after businesses

New services try to make it easier for companies to manage employees' bookings.

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Defending Facebook, OkCupid says it also runs user-behavior tests

Studies like Facebook's are necessary for product testing, the dating site said.

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Google Docs gains better track-changes integration with Microsoft Office

Google keeps encroaching on Microsoft's Office territory, with a new capability to import tracked changes into Google Docs.