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Attendees wear Oculus Rift HD virtual reality head-mounted displays.  (Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Facebook Becomes Virtual Friends With Microsoft In Gaming World

Gamers will be able to stream Xbox One games Facebook’s Oculus Rift virtual reality headset through computers running on Windows 10.

06/12/2015

Data Center

U.S. Running Out Of Internet Addresses; Costly Upgrade Await Companies Which Need More

If you need a new Internet protocol address for your organization, you may want to hop on it. The group responsible for handing out those addresses says they are running out according to the Wall Street Journal.

05/13/2015

The Salesforce logo is displayed on a podium during the Dreamforce 2012 conference.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Rumors Of Yelp Or Salesforce Deals Appear To Be Fading

Buyers may not be as plentiful for Yelp aYelp’s stock skyrocketed on reports it was considering selling itself, with a host of big-name firms being possible suitors.

05/12/2015

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff speaks during the 2014 DreamForce conference on October 14, 2014 in San Francisco, California. The annual Dreamforce conference runs through October 16.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Microsoft Reportedly Considering Bid For San Francisco’s Salesforce.com

Microsoft is possibly looking at bidding for San Francisco-based cloud computing company Salesforce.com, according to a published report.

05/05/2015

Microsoft website that tries to guess the age of a person in a photo. (CBS)

Microsoft Website Aims At Guessing Your Age By Using Facing Recognition Software

how-old.net allows users to upload a photo, and the website will try to guess the age of the person in that photo.

04/30/2015

This September 12, 2013 photo illustration shows the newly designed Yahoo logo seen on a smartphone. Yahoo has refreshed its logo for the first time since the Internet companys founding 18 years ago. The new look unveiled September 4 is part of a makeover that Yahoo Inc. has been undergoing since the Sunnyvale, California company hired Google executive Marissa Mayer to become Yahoos CEO. AFP PHOTO / Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

New Deal Keeps Yahoo As Microsoft’s Search Engine Partner

Yahoo and Microsoft will keep working together on search, but Yahoo is getting more control over the how its search page looks and works.

04/16/2015

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Using Microsoft’s Newest Technology To Lead More Safe & Efficient Senior Care

It’s not uncommon for a resident to be on multiple medications at once. Industrywide, senior care centers have relied on…

04/10/2015

Alibaba Group signage is posted outside the New York Stock Exchange prior to the company's initial price offering (IPO) on September 19, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Alibaba May Prefer Seattle Rather Than San Francisco For Its U.S. Headquarters

The e-commerce giant’s biggest rival, Amazon, is already based out of Seattle.

04/01/2015

Internet Explorer

Microsoft’s New Browser ‘Project Spartan’ Knocks Out Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer fought a good fight. After so many versions 6… 7… 8… 9… 10… IE is going down. Microsoft’s new warrior — working title, Project Spartan — will be the browser of choice for Windows 10.

03/18/2015

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Documents Reveal CIA’s Efforts To Penetrate Apple’s Core Allowing Access To Customer Data

The Central Intelligence Agency has been conducting research for years to break Apple’s encryption security for its iPhone and iPad products, according to new documents.

03/10/2015

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