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Top iOS news of the week: 74 million iPhones, smarter covers, new version of iOS

zdnet.com — Summary:The big news in iOS this week reported that Apple had a huge quarter selling iPhones, the Smart Cover may do more in the future, and the newly released version of iOS deals with a big issue. The holidays were good to Apple as reported by the company this week.
Jan 31, 2015

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Jan 31, 2015

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Jan 31, 2015

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Jan 31, 2015

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Top Android news of the week: Cyanogen, Office and Outlook, LibreOffice coming

zdnet.com — Summary:Big news this week in Android: Cyanogen wants to take Android from Google, Microsoft rolled out Office and Outlook for Android, and LibreOffice to hit soon. Microsoft was busy this week, releasing Office for Android and Outlook. Office had been in preview for Android and is now in general release for free.
Jan 31, 2015

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Jan 31, 2015

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Jan 31, 2015

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​Five ways Vodafone fudged its global tax report

zdnet.com — Summary:Mobile giant Vodafone has delivered some real transparency in its latest global tax report. It's a shame it's so twisted and self-serving. Global mobile network company Vodafone has released its third, yes third, annual report (pdf) on its "global contribution to public finances".

Microsoft gives business users more Windows 10 upgrade details, guidance

zdnet.com — Summary:Microsoft has shared a few more details about how businesses will be able to get Windows 10 and to keep their users current with feature and security fixes and updates. After providing Windows consumers with details about its planned free upgrade promotion for Windows 10, Microsoft has started providing business users with some early guidance, as well.
Jan 31, 2015

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​Google Now and third party apps: One interesting dance

zdnet.com — For some third party apps, a partnership with Google Now will be a mobile boon. Others won't be so lucky. Time will tell.
Jan 30, 2015

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Amazon Echo update adds Pandora, iTunes, and Spotify voice control

zdnet.com — Alexa, Amazon's two-pound assistant in the room, now does more with music services, improves speed and accuracy.
Jan 31, 2015

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Jan 31, 2015

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Jan 31, 2015

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Jan 30, 2015

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Top news and reviews on ZDNet Mobile News - Jan. 2015

zdnet.com — Summary:The year is off to a busy start with things moving fast in the mobile space. James Kendrick has covered it all and here you'll find his top reviews, news, and insightful analysis for Jan. 2015. While the big CES in Las Vegas was much the same as in years past, some companies showed off some compelling mobile gear.
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Microsoft pushes Windows Server 'Next' back to 2016

zdnet.com — Microsoft officials have revealed the next release of Windows Server won't ship until some time in 2016. The next public preview of the product will be this spring.

Mark your calendars: Amazon Web Services transparency on deck

zdnet.com — Starting in the first quarter Amazon will break out AWS as its own unit with more financial transparency. The move will open up options for AWS and Amazon.

Verizon Wireless will allow users to opt out of undeletable 'supercookies'

zdnet.com — Summary:Unlike regular cookies, the code from a supercookie is designed to evade the deleting capabilities in common browsers. After a long dispute with privacy advocates and watch groups, Verizon Wireless will reportedly alter its ad-targeting program and disband the use of mandatory supercookies.
Jan 30, 2015

Verizon Wireless will allow users to opt out of undeletable 'supercookies' ow.ly/2U4xnE

Samsung to acquire Simpress, Brazil printing service company

zdnet.com — For Samsung, the acquisition of Simpress will fill in a few B2B gaps for expansion into Latin America. ZDNet Korea reported the deal.

Some first impressions of Windows 10

By Ed Bott
zdnet.com — Summary:It's too early for a review of the Windows 10 preview, but there's enough substance in the latest builds to share some thoughts about the project's direction. There's a temptation to judge Windows 10 by the same standards we've used for earlier Windows versions.

Outlook for iOS app "breaks" corporate security, developer says

zdnet.com — The worst part? Microsoft will take (and store) your email account credentials in its cloud if you use the app, released this week.
Jan 30, 2015

Outlook for iOS app "breaks" corporate security, developer says ow.ly/2U46ah

​IBM's SoftLayer added as eBay Enterprise hosting partner

Jan 30, 2015

IBM's SoftLayer added as eBay Enterprise hosting partner - IBM is hoping to get more exposure to e-commerce compa... ow.ly/2U3WJd

Zero Day Weekly: D-Link router hijack, China demands backdoors, critical Linux Ghost

zdnet.com — Summary:A collection of notable security news items for the week ending January 30, 2015. Covers enterprise, controversies, application and mobile security, malware, reports and more. Welcome to Zero Day's Week In Security, our roundup of notable security news items for the week ending January 30, 2015. Covers enterprise, controversies, reports and more.
Jan 30, 2015

Zero Day Weekly: D-Link router hijack, China demands backdoors, critical Linux Ghost ow.ly/2U3O0x

Reddit hands over user data in over half of government requests

zdnet.com — Reddit's transparency report reveals that 58 percent of US government requests for user data were accepted in 2014.
Jan 30, 2015

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China revamps Great Firewall, cracks down on social media

zdnet.com — The Chinese government is rebuilding the country's legendary Internet filter to make access to social media websites and VPNs far more difficult.
Jan 30, 2015

China revamps Great Firewall, cracks down on social media - The Chinese government is rebuilding the country's leg... ow.ly/2U3ygw

​Samsung's biggest headache isn't Apple, it's China

zdnet.com — The tech industry loves the Samsung vs. Apple storyline. It's more like the Samsung vs. Apple and a bunch of smaller but dangerous Chinese smartphone makers.