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Alleged operator of Silk Road 2.0 arrested, faces narcotics charges

The 26-year-old was arrested Wednesday in San Francisco and faces multiple charges in New York.

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Docker gets some competition with new Joyent, Canonical containers

Joyent's Mantra aims for big-data jobs, while Canonical's LXD adds in an additional security measure

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Japanese translation app helps tourists shop, order food and more

Rolled out for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the app's 700 preset phrases can help users in situations such as shopping

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Chrome extension lets you launch your own desktop apps from Google Drive

The product is an attempt to by Google to make its cloud services more interoperable the locally installed software you're already running on your machine.

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IBM takes on enterprise cloud security

IBM's new Dynamic Cloud Security offers a set of services covering access control, data protection and increased visibility

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European startups are offering developers new ways to test code and apps

TestCloud mixes crowd and automated testing, while Codacy lets users write their own code tests

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French startups are taking a more privacy centric approach file sharing

They want to let users and enterprises remain in control of their data

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Facebook reports a 24 percent rise in government requests for user data

The majority of requests targeted users in the U.S.

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Google updates cloud with new virtual technologies and price cuts

Google has embraced the Docker container technology and expanded the Firebase mobile development platform

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Workday plots wave of predictive analytic apps

The move could help the cloud finance and human-resources sofware vendor win more big enterprise deals

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Alibaba patient in its efforts to topple Android in China

Alibaba expects its mobile OS to provide a 'long-term winning strategy'

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Online retailers pushing for e-commerce growth in West Africa

Emerging markets offer the highest growth potential for the e-commerce industry,

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Facebook wants to make push notifications less annoying

The company's Parse back-end platform now offers A/B testing to developers, which can use it to test Facebook mobile campaigns.