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Q&A: Meet Microsoft's new Azure CTO, Mark Russinovich

Russinovich is helping shift Microsoft to a services orientation

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Icahn says PayPal spin-off is almost a 'no brainer'

Activist investor says PayPal needs to acquire competitors or be acquired

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Oracle unveils Alta, a next-generation user interface

A mobile app creation tool for business users is also in the works

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Microsoft will offer locally hosted cloud services in India

Microsoft hopes to win Indian government business with local Azure and Office 365 services

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Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd: Our IP will help us win in the cloud

Hurd has something to sell customers at all levels of the cloud stack

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Microsoft wants you to help predict the future, and bet on it

The team that helped Microsoft's Bing predict the outcome of the Scottish election, World Cup games, and NFL matches wants you to "bet" on future outcomes -- and tell Microsoft loads of other personal details, too.

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Oracle rolls out analytics cloud services

Its Exalytics in-memory appliance also gets an upgrade

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Oracle expanding depth of its cloud development platform

Six new services are in the works, but no availability date was released

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Oracle's Larry Ellison throws down the cloud gauntlet

Ellison has come full circle from cloud skeptic to the proprietor of a one-stop shop

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Bogus bug apps offer no relief in Japan's dengue outbreak

Mosquito-repelling smartphone apps don't live up to their claims, experts say

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Here's a to-do list for Comcast's first 'customer experience' exec

As Comcast tries to convince legislators to approve its merger with Time-Warner cable, it appoints a senior executive to overhaul its customer experience.

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Top EU official tells Uber and Germany: Start talking!

Neelie Kroes takes to Twitter after the latest German court ban on Uber services

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Yahoo will ring in the new year by killing its website directory

Other services like Yahoo Education and Qwiki will also close, Yahoo said. But it's the Web directory that first launched Yahoo onto the Web.