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Diffbot organizing Web data for enterprise use

The company claims to have created a structured representation of much of the data on the Web

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Apple may reduce its cut of app store revenue for some developers

The company will reportedly collect less money from app makers in certain categories


Microsoft tries to guess relatives with 'Twins or Not'

The machine learning-powered service compares two photos and ranks the similarity of the people in them.

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Friday, June 5

Hackers steal data on 4 million government workers...Facebook slims down Android app...privacy-for-service seen as poor tradeoff

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Skype for gets updated design

The refresh improves the look of Microsoft's chat service on the web

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Microsoft stamps out Skype-crashing bug

New fix will let Windows, iOS, Android users regain access to app if they were previously locked out

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HP's Project Synergy promises Amazon-type provisioning for bare metal servers

The change to OneView management software should make it faster for businesses to deploy applications


Popular to-do app Wunderlist plans new features under Microsoft

For now, the service will keep running as normal.

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SourceForge stops bundling ads into software without permission after GIMP fiasco

The software sharing site backpedals after criticism over the handling of GIMP-Win

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Tuesday, June 2

Apple streaming service likely at WWDC...Intel shows Skylake tab in Taipei...ARM looks to IoT security, possible acquisition


Report: Microsoft acquires startup behind Wunderlist to-do app

6Wunderkinder, the makers of Wunderlist, was sold for between $100 and 200 million.

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At I/O, Google earns praise for diversity

All eyes are on Apple with diversity watchers hoping for fewer white dudes

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Friday, May 29

Google I/O updates mobile, payments, IoT, and more... Apple buys augmented reality startup... Uber wants access to even more user data


Google Photos ditches Google+ to avoid the creepy factor

It turns out that storing private photos on a social network isn't appealing

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MacKeeper refund ads will run on Facebook as part of class-action lawsuit settlement

MacKeeper's original developer is offering $2 million to settle a class-action suit.