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13 Android Tools for Web Developers

Android mobile devices, while not typically thought of as places where development work gets done, can offer surprisingly useful apps to help developers get the job done, anywhere.

Teenager using notebook Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13

Speech recognition, sans headset

Nuance Communications launches version 13 of its Dragon NaturallySpeaking speech recognition software.

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Flowboard for Mac, even better!

I covered Floboard for iPad some weeks ago and the recent release of Flowboard for Mac is even better!

Teradata acquires assets of Hadapt, Revelytix for big data

The deals give Teradata SQL querying and metadata management for Hadoop

Dropbox for Business grows more security, IT admin muscles

The workplace version of the popular cloud storage service competes against offerings from Google, Microsoft, Box and others

Microsoft revenue lifted by cloud sales to businesses

Profits for the quarter were down, however

How Nokia both helped and hindered Microsoft's earnings

The Nokia Devices and Services business helped boost Microsoft's revenue, but hurt profits

Oracle builds on BlueKai acquisition with Data Cloud

Let us do the heavy lifting when it comes to delivering consumer data, Oracle says

Yahoo buys Flurry to make more money from mobile apps

The deal could help Yahoo better target ads on mobile devices

Stealthy Web tracking tools pose increasing privacy risks to users

The use of such tracking tools may be unknown to most users, according to a research paper

Salesforce.com's trademark infringement anything but social, lawsuit claims

StrongView Systems wants an injunction against Salesforce.com's use of the Social Studio brand name

Microsoft consolidates enterprise IT conferences

TechEd and individual conferences for Exchange, SharePoint, Lync and other products have been fused into one event

Surface survives Microsoft cuts, but tablet strategy remains muddled

What part, if any, will Nokia have in tablets, analysts ask

Google sales jump despite mixed ads results

While paid clicks rose, the cost per click dropped in the second quarter

Microsoft may drag out layoffs for a year

Long periods of uncertainty about who goes, who stays, can corrode a company's morale

Cloud message resonating with Microsoft partners

World Partner Conference attendees were more receptive to Microsoft's pleas to change their business models for cloud computing

Appcelerator gears up for the business world

The Appcelerator mobile development platform has been updated for better metric collection and building of APIs

Beyond Firefox: 10 Mozilla projects fueling the open Web

Mozilla has its hands in many projects aimed at advancing the Web. Here's our take on the 10 most promising

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