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Apple Maps search may get personal, and much better, thanks to Spotsetter

Apple has reportedly acquired Spotsetter, a social search and mapping startup, after the service said that it had closed down.

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A new approach in luring top tech talent: a streamlined hiring process

Partnering with human resources can help IT managers find better qualified candidates

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Tinder takes a page from Snapchat, offering vanishing photos

The dating app is now allowing users to post photos that disappear after 24 hours.

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Google gives Apps admins a deeper dive on usage info

The changes aim to simplify management and give IT pros a better view of app usage.

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SAP going full steam ahead on Hana, the cloud and 'simple' software

Many pledges to customers are made, but much work remains for SAP

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Windows Server 2012 R2 finally arrives on Amazon's cloud

The company is also offering preconfigured images with SQL Server 2014

Google, in promoting encryption, calls out Microsoft and Comcast

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Google is releasing new data about how services encrypt email in transit

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Microsoft upgrades OneDrive photo management

The cloud storage service received photo-related improvements in Xbox One and Windows Phone 8.1 devices.

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Instagram loads up on editing effects in major update

Ten new editing tools are coming to the app on iOS and Android.

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SAP unveils plan for 'simple' cloud financial app suite

Simple Finance will be powered by SAP's Hana Enterprise Cloud service

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SAP relents, will provide new UI technology at no extra charge

Users had called for Fiori and Screen Personas to be delivered as part of maintenance

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Siemens' Unify to cut staff in half

The layoffs come as the unified communications market shifts toward software and cloud based products

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SAP to create cloud services for industries

Analyst: It's 'high time' SAP did this