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SCOTUS Tilts Toward Software Access in Ruling for Google

06-May-2021 00:19

Last month's ruling by the Supreme Court in Google LLC v. Oracle America Inc. ended 10 years of tortuous litigation. While the Court definitively addressed the dispute between the two high tech giants, it put aside answering one critical infringement factor. Still, the ruling appeared to reduce the legal leverage available to software developers who seek copyright protection.

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Software Business Driving US Jobs, GDP Growth

05-May-2021 18:00

The software industry fueled jobs and GDP growth in the United States in 2020, according to a report by Software.org: the BSA Foundation. The software industry supported more than 15.8 million jobs in 2020. While the largest concentrations of software jobs remain in traditional tech hubs, such as Washington and California, other states have experienced greater job growth.

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The best Nokia 5.4 cases and covers

04-May-2021 23:03

The Nokia 5.4 is a budget smartphone that's more attractively designed than its modest price would suggest. Protect its good looks with one of these cases.

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Outdated Windows Users Flout Computing Safety

04-May-2021 18:00

A recent study by Kaspersky revealed that nearly one quarter of PCs still run Microsoft Windows 7, which stopped receiving mainstream support in January 2020. Using an end-of-life operating system that no longer receives security updates is akin to driving a car with a brake light on, suggested Oliver Tavakoli, CTO at Vectra AI.

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Many CEOs Skeptical of Social Media Marketing

04-May-2021 18:00

A survey of more than 200 CEOs maintains that poor digital marketing practices and meaningless metrics are "putting the board to sleep." According to the study, 62 percent of the CEOs believe that too much of marketing budgets is wasted on activities that don't deliver meaningful results, while nearly as many -- 60 percent -- think that the marketing potential of social media has been exaggerated.

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Autonomous Cars + IoT, and Life or Death Decisions

03-May-2021 18:00

An ecosystem is being created where cars and robots are autonomous and connected so they will be able to connect to other devices, sensors, and data repositories available to them. Let's explore some safety risks associated with this future connectivity on our roadways. We'll then close with the product of the week: a new tablet that is Amazon's first real effort to build a Surface-like laptop.

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In one month, Google Photos will start charging you for uploads

30-Apr-2021 20:00

Google Photos is one of Google's most loved services, but if you've been using it for free so far, that may soon come to an end.

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Will FAA Rules Be a Drag on Drone Deliveries?

29-Apr-2021 18:00

Companies scrambling to compete with the advancing delivery capabilities offered by Amazon and UPS are looking to drone delivery options. Will this be the future of delivery? TechNewsWorld engaged aviation safety expert Mark Baier, CEO of AviationManuals and ARC Safety Management Software Systems, in an extensive conversation about how, and if, drone regulations and consumer lust for speedy airdrop service will ever safely coexist.

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This New Online Marketplace Caters to Creators

28-Apr-2021 20:15

TrovaPage helps creators and other entrepreneurs focus on marketing without detracting from their creativity. The internet marketplace provides a complete e-commerce platform that allows entrepreneurs to build, market, and bill for services. Users' businesses range from yoga instruction and guitar lessons, to small restaurants, personalized astrology, and nonprofits.

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Android 12: Everything we know so far

28-Apr-2021 20:00

Android 12 is still a few months from being released to the public, but there's a lot we already know about the new operating system.

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