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  • Uber temporarily suspends service in Portland

    Uber is suspending its service in Portland, Oregon, for the next three months while city regulators there work to reframe local laws around taxis and car hailing apps.

  • Hybrid cloud adoption set for a big boost in 2015

    Spurred in large part by enterprise interest in the hybrid cloud, the overall cloud market is likely to see great growth in the coming year.

  • Worst security breaches of the year 2014: Sony tops the list

    As 2014 winds down, the <a href="http://preview-app1.usw.www.idgesg.networkworld.com/article/2861016/security0/u-s-on-sony-breach-north-korea-did-it.html">breach of Sony</a> Pictures Entertainment is clearly the biggest <a href="http://preview-app1.usw.www.idgesg.networkworld.com/article/2692860/security0/5-steps-to-take-when-a-data-breach-hits.html">data breach</a> of the year and among the most devastating to any corporation ever.

  • Messaging app Line buys Microsoft's MixRadio music-streaming app

    Line, the messaging app from Japan, has acquired MixRadio, the free music-streaming service Microsoft gained through its Nokia acquisition, the companies announced Thursday.

  • Vulnerability in embedded Web server exposes millions of routers to hacking

    A serious vulnerability in an embedded Web server used by many router models from different manufacturers allows remote attackers to take control of affected devices over the Internet.

  • Microsoft nixes EU browser ballot screen

    Microsoft has pulled the plug on the browser ballot screen it was forced to display in the aftermath of a threat by the European Union's antitrust agency five years ago.

  • Judge: No Steve Jobs for you

    A federal judge Wednesday ruled that a two-hour video deposition recorded by former Apple CEO Steve Jobs will not be released to the press and public.

  • Amazon promises one-hour delivery in Manhattan, more locations on the way

    With Prime Now, Amazon's customers will be able to have toys and books shipped to their door in one hour or less via a new mobile app. Perfect when you have forgotten that important birthday present.

  • U.S. on Sony breach: North Korea did it

    U.S. officials now believe North Korea is behind the attack that took down Sony Pictures Entertainment's computer network and posted contents on the Internet, but the government hasn't decided whether to formally accuse the country of carrying out the hack, according to <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/12/18/world/asia/us-links-north-korea-to-sony-hacking.html">The New York Times</a>.

  • LG readies webOS TVs with better performance, 4K content

    LG Electronics' upcoming smart TVs will run an upgraded version of webOS that promises better performance and more customization.

  • Economist survey foresees shift in IT service delivery

    63% of LOBs expected growth of third-party tech services, while increased spending on enterprise IT services is anticipated by 65% of CIOs

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