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Applications Articles

WordPress 4.0: The app becomes a platform

New features in the popular blog and site-publishing system are individually small, but together hint at big growth

There's no escape: Ads come to your smartphone screen

First, Google put ads in Android KitKat's home screen, now you can get an app to put them on your lock screen -- and people do

AWS rolls out enterprise document storage and sharing

The service, called Zocalo, was highlighted at an Amazon Web Services event

Microsoft to strike back at Salesforce.com with CRM cloud for government

The CRM Online government cloud will be tied to ones for Microsoft's Azure and Office 365

Office Mix: Microsoft's new tool may revolutionize presentations

The PowerPoint add-on helps turn slideshows into interactive presentations with lots of bells and whistles

Google's Dart language is approved -- but adoption is no guarantee

Ecma International gives a thumbs-up to Dart programming language, but won't likely inspire much uptake with developers

Inbox to app developers: Disrupt our email -- please!

Startup plans to make it easier to develop apps that work with existing email services, then reinvent email from the inside out

Encrypted instant messaging project seeks to obscure metadata

Invisible.im aims to allow people to have online chats but leave little digital forensic evidence

Firefox falters, falls to record low in overall browser share

Apple's Safari also sheds combined desktop-mobile share, while Google's browsers gain impressive ground

Many employees won't mingle with enterprise social software

Achieving solid adoption of these 'Facebook-for-work' tools takes planning, vision, training and effort

Applications Slideshow

2009 Technology of the Year Awards:...

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Applications White Paper

Selecting the Right Reporting Technology

Today, dynamic reports have emerged as the most visual, widely used and impactful part of enterprise applications. In order to... more

Applications Features

To build or to buy IT applications?

The oldest question in IT keeps getting more complicated as new options emerge. Here's how MCI, Motorola, Visa, and others... more

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