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Attensity Q makes it easier for businesses to drink from the Twitter firehose

But social media monitoring's value has limitations, according to one analyst

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New Apps security feature causes Google user confusion

Prompts to enter their mobile number for account verification caused an increase in support requests from puzzled users.

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Meet LEVAN, the algorithm designed to learn everything about anything it sees

A picture's worth everything to the University of Washington's LEVAN program, which can teach itself by assembling a visual archive around an idea or thing.

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Large SAP customers are eager to enter the cloud, survey finds

But security and integration concerns over cloud services linger, according to the study

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Hands-on with Skype 5.0 for iPhone, an old favorite remastered

With better device-to-device syncing, smooth group messaging features, and a brand new design, Skype for iPhone finally catches up to competitors.

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Badgeville aims to make child's play out of software deployment

The new Badgeville for Communities comes pre-configured for Yammer, SharePoint, Jive and Lithium

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Oracle CEO Larry Ellison wades into the in-memory database wars

Oracle's in-memory option takes advantage of the core platform's maturity, according to an executive

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Salesforce.com CRM update focuses on flexibility and mobility

The Summer '14 release is set for launch later this month

Facebook to launch Slingshot, yet another photo messaging app

The new app focused on sharing everyday moments will launch soon, Facebook says.

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Graph databases find answers for the sick and their healers

The Neo4j graph database is proving to be popular in the medical community for connecting different entities.

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Google's Chrome Gmail encryption extension hides NSA-jabbing Easter Egg

Google loves to hide jokes in its products and the company's upcoming end-to-end email encryption extension for Chrome is no exception.

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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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Windows Server 2012 R2 finally arrives on Amazon's cloud

The company is also offering preconfigured images with SQL Server 2014