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Analytics company, Brinqa, puts a price on risk

An analytics company is trying a novel approach to evaluating risk: by putting a price on it.

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Numbers are in. Touch features aren't selling Windows 8 hardware

Buyers reject touchscreen laptops, spooked by higher prices and concerns about the value of Windows 8's touch-based user interface.

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Robots fill new roles at work

Thanks to better sensors and other tech advances, robots are being used for new applications, including quality control.

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Microsoft finally discloses Office 365 uptime data

Microsoft releases availability data for each of the past four quarters for users of Office 365.

Facebook feed change makes businesses work harder for eyeballs

Resurfacing of "engaging" posts may penalize brand content

Manage mobility with Windows To Go

Windows 8 Enterprise's secret weapon makes it easy to support BYOD environments and more

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Facebook hashtags 'not driving additional engagement'

Did you know: Facebook has hashtags?

Samsung SMART Camera gets smarter with Evernote integration

New update lets you sync photos directly from your digicam.

Facebook embedded posts good for business

Facebook announced a new program this week that lets websites post public Facebook posts to their sites. And that could be a boon for businesses, says industry analysts.

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Senators want permanent ban on Internet access taxes

A current moratorium on Internet access taxes would be extended under new legislation introduced Thursday in the U.S. Senate.

Windows 8 grabs more market share, but so do older versions

In a recent study, Windows 7 and Windows XP hold strong with users, but Windows Vista usage declines.

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Facebook courts small companies with Facebook for Business

With its new portal, the social network offers marketing tips, case studies and advice for navigating its increasingly complex ad system.

Win the inbox war: Four utilities fight email onslaught

Analyze, sort, file, delete: here's the help you need for your overstuffed inbox.