Shahil Budhoo

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Twitter for Windows 10 gets a new look

Twitter for Windows 8 first debuted in March 2013, and it has been barely updated ever since. Aside from a few bug fixes over the past couple of years, the app has remained the same in terms of looks and features. Twitter is working on an updated app for Windows 10, and it appears it will be …

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iOS, Android, and Web users will be able to weigh in on trending topics and create simple questionnaires.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we …

Twitter is letting all users filter out trolls from their notifications

Twitter has been failing to deal with abuse on its platform for a good long time now, but it seems like the company might finally be taking some substantive action. Twitter just posted a blog detailing two new features as part of its notification settings that should be rolling out to all users …

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Twitter's new, longer tweets have arrived

Beyond 140 characters<p>Tweets are holding steady at 140 characters, but a variety of additions to your tweets will no longer count against that limit. As <i>The Verge</i> reported last week, Twitter said today it was rolling out expanded tweets around the world. Media attachments including images, GIFs, …

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3 Hours Ago<p>Tech companies can better understand the needs of the elderly by hiring an older workforce, say aging experts.<p>4 Hours Ago<p>Amazon has …

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Cloud Computing Leads LinkedIn's 25 Skills That Can Get You Hired in 2016

• Cloud and distributed computing was the most in-demand skill globally in 2015.<br>• LinkedIn predicts that demand for candidates with top skills including cloud computing will continue to accelerate in the early part of 2016.<p>Last month LinkedIn published an analysis of the 25 Skills That Could Get You …

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Google streamlines billing in its public cloud

People with multiple projects running inside the Google public cloud can now manage payments for them all in one central place, Google announced today.<p>What’s more, Google is giving people more options for who can handle billing.<p>We know that sometimes you want another person (e.g., your accountant) …

Remote Desktop clients

2 minutes to read<p>Contributors<p>Applies To: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016<p>You can use a Microsoft Remote Desktop …

This one chart gives you an idea of how crazy Amazon's cloud growth really is

Amazon Web Services turned out to be a profitable, fast-growing cloud computing juggernaut when it first revealed its financials earlier this year.<p>But this chart by market research firm MKM Partners should give you a better idea of exactly how impressive AWS's growth has been compared to some of …

Google Brings Serverless Computing To Its Cloud Platform

Google Cloud Functions, the latest addition to the Google Cloud Platform, enables developers to upload JavaScript code snippets that are triggered in response to a few events. This new service, which is in Alpha, is available to select customers whose accounts are whitelisted by Google. Cloud …

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GM Is Using the Cloud to Connect Its Factory Robots

For years, robots at General Motors’ (gm) Lake Orion manufacturing plant, located 30 miles north of Detroit, have hustled on the factory floor. They …

Cloud computing: Here comes the shift from price war to feature war

The recent acquisition of NICE by AWS is the latest in a series of moves by cloud vendors, as the focus of competition moves from what they charge to …

4 Reasons Small Businesses Should Migrate to the Cloud

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Cloud computing can mean big changes for small businesses. Those changes have been realized by many of today’s small-business owners, from tech startups in the heart of Silicon Valley to urban and small-town mom-and-pop shops.<p>Today, 37 …