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Microsoft is buying a company that’s key to its cross-platform future

Microsoft today says it's acquiring mobile app development startup Xamarin for an undisclosed sum, giving the company a tool for building mobile apps that can work across iOS, Android, and Windows phones. Xamarin, which has 15,000 customers including large brand names like Coca-Cola and JetBlue, …

The guy who sold his startup for $1.26 billion to VMware just got poached by a top VC firm

He developed a new type of technology called OpenFlow as a PhD student at Stanford, and used it as the foundation to launch his startup Nicira. The software-defined networking (SDN) concept he created basically made it easier and cheaper to build corporate networks, and spawned a series of new SDN …

Travel Backpacks We Love

A good travel backpack is like a favorite pair of jeans—it never goes out of style, pairs with almost everything, and is comfortable when it matters …

Get ISOs For Windows 7, 8 And 10 Direct From Microsoft With This Page Hack

If you have an MSDN subscription, grabbing current and old versions of Microsoft's operating systems is a trivial affair. However, if you have a …

Cruz Says He Wouldn't Vote To Confirm Sri Srinivasan To Supreme Court

Friendship is forever, but not as long as a potential Supreme Court appointment in an election year.<p>SENECA, S.C. — Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz said at a press conference Wednesday that he would not vote to confirm D.C. Circuit judge Sri Srinivasan to the Supreme Court if Srinivasan …