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  • Google's Slides presentation app now works offline on iOS

    Google's Slides presentation app can now be used without an Internet connection on iOS devices, joining the two other core office productivity tools in the company's suite, the Docs word processor and Sheets spreadsheet software.

  • VMware prepares OpenStack for enterprise use

    VMware wants to bring enterprise-class reliability to OpenStack by releasing a distribution of cloud hosting software that runs on top of the virtualization stack.

  • Microsoft jumps into NoSQL market with new Azure data store

    Jumping into the growing NoSQL market, Microsoft has debuted a simple data store through the Azure cloud hosting service.

  • Oracle CEO, Larry Ellison, turns 70 with no retirement in sight

    Most people start thinking about retirement when they turn 70, if they haven't already called it a career. Not Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, who has just passed that milestone.

  • Citrix software aims to solve storage/virtual desktop performance problem

    Citrix has updated its virtual desktop and appliance software with a goal of alleviating one of the biggest problems that come with a VDI deployment: Storage.

  • Small businesses seek to take off with the Cloud

    The co-owner of a small Florida-based company was about to have a baby so she sought a more flexible way to run her business. She found the answer in cloud computing technology

  • VMware acquires CloudVolumes for faster virtual app delivery

    Extending its desktop virtualization stack, VMware has acquired CloudVolumes, a 3-year-old startup that developed software for delivering virtualized applications on the fly.

  • Ballmer's exit from Microsoft's board expected, boosts Nadella's standing, analysts say

    It's not surprising that former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer abruptly gave up his board seat some six months after leaving the top job, and the move should help cement the regime and strategy of his successor Satya Nadella, according to several industry observers.

  • Top 5 things to watch for at VMWorld 2014

    A year ago everyone wanted to know about VMware's big plan.

  • VC investors hot for the cloud, mobile and robots

    Venture capital fundraising has picked up steam in the U.S., with cloud computing, mobile technology and robotics getting solid backing.

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    Azure services down again

    Microsoft's Azure cloud computing platform, wobbly for more than a week, is again experiencing outages and interruptions that are impacting multiple products in the US and abroad.

  • Azure cloud services have a rough week

    Microsoft's Azure Cloud computing platform suffered a series of outages and service disruptions in the past week that affected several products and impacted customers in various parts of the world.

  • Wyoming to close data centers in cloud shift

    The state of Wyoming is planning to discontinue most of its data center operations and move its physical equipment to commercial co-location facilities.

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    Gartner: Internet of Things has reached hype peak

    The Internet of Things has reached the height of its hype, according to Gartner.

  • Docker gets a GitHub-like repository from CoreOS

    Chasing the successful hosting model of GitHub, Linux distributor CoreOS has set up an online repository where organizations can store and share their Docker containers.

  • Google packs Classroom off to school

    Just in time for the new school year, Google has launched a tool called Classroom that aims to make teachers' harried lives a little easier.

  • 3 Cool Google cloud features

    In the increasingly competitive cloud IaaS market Google is attempting to distinguish its platform by arming its cloud with unique features and cutting-edge technology that customers can't quite find anywhere else in the market.

  • IBM opening two state-of-the-art disaster recovery/resiliency centres

    IBM is about to cut the ribbon officially opening two new state-of-the-art datacentres intended to provide disaster recovery and resiliency services, one in the Raleigh, N.C. area and other in Mumbai, India.

  • Amazon protects its virtual desktops with two-factor authentication

    Amazon Web Services now lets enterprises use two-factor authentication to better protect hosted WorkSpaces virtual desktops.

  • Dropbox sharpens search on Android app

    Dropbox has improved the search engine of its Android application, as well as given it a document preview feature.