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The FTC is worried about algorithmic transparency, and you should be too

Don't assume your Facebook friends are ignoring you -- it could simply be the site's algorithms at work

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Thursday, April 9

Facebook still tops among teens... Oz launches video platform with revenue share... Microsoft lays groundwork for payments

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Wednesday, April 8

Microsoft to show next Office apps... Intel shrinks RealSense 3D camera for phones... US drug agency started bulk records collection in 1992

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Monday, April 6

Chip could make smartphones into 3D scanners...US, IBM surge in mobile patents...Roku gets voice upgrade

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Would Microsoft ever open-source Windows?

The possibility is no longer far-fetched, one Microsoft engineer has suggested

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Online tax filing: The best last-minute options for hopeless procrastinators

No matter how simple or complex your tax situation is, these services can help you meet the deadline.

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SAP co-founder Tschira dies at 74

He founded SAP with four former IBM colleagues in 1972 with a vision of real-time data prcoessing

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India backs open source software for e-governance projects

The country had previously not taken a definite stand in favor of either open source or proprietary software

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GNOME 3.16 is here with reimagined notifications and visual upgrades galore

The popular GNOME Linux desktop environment just received an ultra-slick makeover.

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Friday, March 27

Up Periscope: Twitter answers Meerkat... UN appoints privacy watchdog... Microsoft buys LiveLoop

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An SDN vulnerability forced OpenDaylight to focus on security

The SDN project now has a security response team to quickly handle new vulnerability reports

Microsoft prepares Windows 10 for panoply of sensors

A unified sensor interface will allow Windows 10 devices to support a slew of new environmental, biometric, proximity and motion sensors.

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Friday, March 20

FTC staff pushed for Google antitrust suit... Target may pay $10 million to breach victims... Tesla update adding self-drive to cars

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With mobile on its mind, SugarCRM looks to expand

The idea is that instead of just inputting data, users like salespeople will get help as they go about their day

Meet Sirius, the open-source Siri clone that runs on Ubuntu

Backed by Google and created with software from some of the nation's top universities, Sirius can even identify objects in pictures to respond to your questions about it.