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Oracle unveils Alta, a next-generation user interface

A mobile app creation tool for business users is also in the works

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Bossies 2014: The Best of Open Source Software Awards

Discover the best: 130 open source projects in six categories, chosen by InfoWorld editors and contributors

iOS 8 tips and tricks you need to know

Some shortcuts that help make iOS 8 work for you

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Report: Google 'tightening the screws' on Android manufacturers

Expect to see more Google services front and center on future devices.

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Mobile users favor productivity over security -- as they should

If you force employees to choose between productivity and security, you're the problem

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Apple will consume 25% of all DRAM in the world next year

Largest DRAM makers are ramping up production to meet Appleā€™s growing appetite as it introduces new products over the next year

Apple asks iPhone 6 users in trouble to revert to iOS 8

A fix for Wednesday's update, which caused phones to lose cellular service and Touch ID functionality, is coming in a few days

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iPhone 6 review: The little things make it a real star

The larger design is very welcome, but there's much more to the iPhone 6 than a bigger screen

Apple yanks buggy iOS 8 update

Apple released an update to iOS 8 on Wednesday to fix a bunch of bugs -- but the update itself is now causing all sorts of trouble

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Ray Ozzie's Talko app stores calls in cloud, lets you search them

So far the free app and associated for-pay cloud-storage service is just for iPhone, but the goal is to support corporate work groups

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iOS 8 adoption nears 50 percent after one week

Third-party firms see slower adoption by iPhone and iPad users than with iOS 7

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Fiberlink wipes one smartphone or tablet every three minutes

A study shows 49 percent of the remote wipes are done automatically, 51 percent by someone at an organization

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iOS 8's iCloud Drive reveals the dark side of empowered users

Apple's iCloud Drive deployment was sure to mess up people's access to documents -- and it did

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10 Android features that still make it better than iOS 8

Your friends are still waiting in line to buy a new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus, while you're inside your cozy house customizing the heck out of your Android device

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Mobile apps performance management company Crittercism finds iOS 8 is outcrashing iOS 7 on iPhones and iPads in a big way so far

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Here are the limits of Apple's iOS 8 privacy features

The privacy improvements in the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system provide necessary, but limited, protection to customers, experts say.

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Got an iPhone 6? Do these 10 things first

Crack open the box, inhale that new iPhone smell, and then follow these easy steps to get up and running in no time

Microsoft knocks iOS 8 install requirements, ups OneDrive free space

Adds 12GB-15GB more free photo storage for existing and new users on iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and Windows

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