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Google Drive gets an activity stream

Users will see a list of actions taken by colleagues on their files and folders.

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IBM bets big on Watson-branded cognitive computing

IBM will dedicate a third of its research projects to cognitive computing, IBM execs revealed at the launch of its Watson business unit

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Gmail now lets you email Google+ users, even if you don't know their address

Gmail users will now see their Google Plus connections as suggestions in the recipient field

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Microsoft buys Parature for customer self-service software

More details of Microsoft's plans for Parature will come at March's Convergence conference

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Snapchat, feeling the heat, will let users opt out of compromised feature

New controls will let people stop themselves from being searchable based on their phone numbers

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SaaS predictions for 2014

News of hybrid SaaS, PaaS and happier customers is all on tap

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Wall Street Beat: Economic growth, software news and BlackBerry deal boost tech stocks

Oracle results offered some bright spots, and BlackBerry's step away from hardware cheers investors

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IBM adds a fancy scheduler to its OpenStack stack

IBM modifies its Platform Computing Scheduler to work with OpenStack

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Tabs return to Yahoo Mail

You complained, Yahoo listened. Tabs are back, but in a different look than before.

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Oracle buying marketing software vendor Responsys for $1.5 billion

The marketing software market is heating up as CMOs get IT purchasing power

Modern-style Viber app lands on Windows 8 and Windows RT

A mere week after launching a new direct calling service, Viber is expanding yet again.

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Wrike tunes its social project management tool for large teams

Wrike Enterprise is designed to give managers greater visibility and control over complex projects with many participants

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CouchDB creator joins Salesforce.com to work on 'ridiculously cool' infrastructure project

Salesforce.com has made moves away from Oracle's database even as it continues licensing it

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Hadoop gets native R programming for big data analysis

Revolution R Enterprise has released a plug-in for running R analytics on Hadoopo data sets

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Razer Comms connects gamers with free Android app

The new Android app from Razer connects mobile and PC gamers, while letting you ignore calls that might cut into your gaming time.