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    A little-known startup that has quietly amassed 100,000 Wall Street users just scored a big investment

    REUTERS/Toby Melville OpenFin, a startup that helps electronic trading firms build their desktop applications, has raised $15 million in funding Backers include JPMorgan, high-speed trading firm DRW, and VC firm Euclid Opportunities The firm wants to become what iOS and Android is to the mobile application world You might have heard of high-speed market maker […]

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    Small Business Apple Users, MacOS Sierra Is Here

    While Apple might not admit it, the company seems to have a clear preference for iOS, leaving macOS and its users a bit under appreciated. But the company is slowly adding new capabilities to its desktop operating system, making its latest major release, macOS Sierra, the closest it has come so far to an iPhone […]

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    15 Best Mobile Phone Signal Boosters for Business Users

    Smartphones have changed the way we think about cell phones, because they are no longer just a communication device. A great example of this is mobile first businesses that rely on these devices to carry out almost every task in their organization. For these businesses, cell phone reception is extremely important. Whether the phone is […]

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    Acer Iconia One 7: Nice Tablet for Users on a Budget, But…

    The Acer Iconia One 7 is a nice tablet for the user on a budget. At a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $129.99, it is a very affordable if average tool running on the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system. You will be able to update that to Android 4.4, also known as KitKat, in […]

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    Microsoft introduces Slack rival to lure business-chat users

    The new product is “designed to facilitate real-time conversations and collaboration while maintaining and building up that institutional knowledge of a team,” said chief executive officer Satya Nadella. Photo: AP Seattle: Microsoft Corp. unveiled a corporate team-chat service that works with its cloud-based Office and Skype products, aiming to take on Slack Technologies Inc. and […]

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    India to Have 1 Billion Mobile Users by 2020, Predicts GSMA

    HIGHLIGHTS India is predicted to have 1 billion mobile users by 2020: GSMA Number of 4G connections in India is forecast to grow to 280 million GSMA released its report on Wednesday India will have almost one billion unique mobile subscribers by 2020 and already now is the worlds second largest smartphone market, overtaking the […]

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    New HP Line of Printers Targets Small Businesses and Other Users

    The printer copier market is a mature segment that for the most part has been operating without true innovation for quite some time. Additionally, it is service intensive and complicated, which makes the return on investment and total cost of ownership of business-class printers a begrudging expense by organizations for a necessary tool. This has […]

  • NEWS
    Google Kills Hangouts On Air, Points Users to YouTube Live

    HIGHLIGHTS Google discontinues its Hangouts On Air service Company says Hangouts to focus on enterprise customers Allo and Duo meant to provide basic functionalities of Hangouts It seems as if Google has accepted that it needs to simplify its Hangouts app and make it a dedicated platform focused towards businesses. The search giant has not […]

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    SwiftKey Suspends Sync Services After Some Users Report Privacy Breach

    HIGHLIGHTS Several users reported unexpected predictions SwiftKey says majority of its users are not affected by the issue Microsoft acquired SwiftKey earlier this year SwiftKey keyboard app has been leaking email addresses and mobile numbers of some users, and as a countermeasure, the Microsoft-owned firm has turned off its cloud sync service. Several SwiftKey keyboard […]