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Blackboard Using WebRTC to Reinvent Educational Collaboration

Blackboard, a leading education technology company, has acquired Requestec, a WebRTC technology provider. With the acquisition, Blackboard plans to reinvent and revitalize its product portfolio.

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How Social Media Can Influence High-Stakes Business Decisions

Social media is more than just amassing likes. Companies are using advanced social techniques to rehabilitate corporate reputations, uncover ideas for breakthrough products, and figure out what competitors are up to.

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Immersion: The surprising history and connections in your messaging network

MIT's Immersion is a browser-based service that connects to your email account on Gmail, MS Exchange, or Yahoo and, after grabbing your metadata, graphs your connections. It can show you who have been the top connections over your...

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Microsoft rolls out Groups feature to Office 365 users, but only on the web

If you've been trying to figure out out how to better work collaboratively with coworkers, Microsoft has a new tool for Office 365: Groups. But right now, it's only for those using Microsoft's Office 365 web apps.

Oracle rolls out analytics cloud services

Its Exalytics in-memory appliance also gets an upgrade

Oracle expanding depth of its cloud development platform

Six new services are in the works, but no availability date was released

Oracle's Larry Ellison throws down the cloud gauntlet

Ellison has come full circle from cloud skeptic to the proprietor of a one-stop shop

Bogus bug apps offer no relief in Japan's dengue outbreak

Mosquito-repelling smartphone apps don't live up to their claims, experts say

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Get to know iOS 8: Mail lets you process your inbox fast and write better drafts

These five new abilities in Mail will make a big difference to people who get way too much email.

Verizon Rolls Out VoLTE with Advanced Calling 1.0

Verizon Wireless announced that is enabled VoLTE (Voice over LTE) for is wireless subscribers with the introduction Advanced Calling 1.0. The VoLTE service is available across its nationwide network on select smartphones.

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7 Free Online Collaboration and Project Management Tools

Get the most out of your team and your budget by taking advantage of these free collaboration and project management tools.

Uber defiant in face of new legal challenge

Lawyers' claims around safety are inaccurate, the firm says

Top EU official tells Uber and Germany: Start talking!

Neelie Kroes takes to Twitter after the latest German court ban on Uber services

Yahoo will ring in the new year by killing its website directory

Other services like Yahoo Education and Qwiki will also close

Oracle, Salesforce.com trade moves in marketing software battle

Oracle syncs up with Box, while Salesforce.com releases Journey Builder for Apps

Facebook appeal allowed in New York privacy dispute

Microsoft, Google and some other tech companies are backing Facebook

New ad-free social network Ello is pro-privacy, but with caveats

The site still gathers certain types of data about users

Yahoo reports a drop in government data requests

There were 18,000 requests in the first six months of this year, down from 29,000 a year ago

Cloud will be key for Oracle at OpenWorld

The vendor's massive annual conference gets underway Sunday

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