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Google Drive presentations gain Chromecast support

Forget the living room: Google's cheap wonder-dongle now fits into school rooms and offices, too.

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Big data hype didn't speed growth in the BI market, Gartner says

Most companies haven't deployed big data projects yet, despite all the hype

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SAP giving Ariba an in-memory energy boost with Hana

More details will be revealed at the Sapphire conference in June

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Tibco scoops up analytics vendor Jaspersoft for $185 million

Jaspersoft's BI tools will complement Tibco's Spotfire cloud analytics service

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Google+ tremors rattle Apps suite

Vic Gundotra's departure raises questions about the social network's future, including its role for enterprise customers

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Quip issues API for mobile word processor, aims it at enterprise IT

The startup is also preparing presentation and spreadsheet apps

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Apple-loyal sales reps get updated CRM in Daylite

Marketcircle has released version 5 of its Daylite CRM application for Mac desktops and iOS devices

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Enterprise who? Google says little about Apps, business cloud services in Q1 report

An executive on the earnings call pooh-poohed the need for differentiation in the enterprise cloud computing market

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SAP reports strong growth in cloud amid slow overall revenue growth

The company had a dip in software revenue in the first quarter as the cloud business took off

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Microsoft beefs up Office Online

The browser-based versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote are being updated, with Chrome support added as well.

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Oracle legal letter prompts closure of independent JD Edwards help site

'I don't fancy going up against charges from Oracle's legal teams,' webmaster says

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Rimini Street diversifies with cloud services for Workday, Salesforce.com

The move may be a hedge against a negative outcome in Oracle's intellectual-property lawsuit against Rimini

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You look marvelous: How Word’s Style Sets give your documents a makeover

Your work could be great, but it won’t stand out with the default formatting in Word. Style Sets apply a sophisticated look throughout a document, so your ideas can shine.