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On by Eric Doyle, ChannelBiz 3

Facebook Video Calling with Skype is attracting interest from all sides of the industry, including scammers

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On by Peter Judge 1

Full disks resulted in Google+ users getting multiple notifications - a bad start for the vaunted Facebook killer

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Facebook and Google are taking different approaches to integrating video into their social networks

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Apple, Microsoft and RIM are accused of illegally colluding to keep a set of patents out of Google's hands

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Google+ is to compete with both LinkedIn and Facebook by allowing businesses to join

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On by David Jamieson 0

Google's Eric Schmidt outlined the search giant's vision for Google+ at a conference in the US yesterday

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Apple is claiming its App Store currently boasts 425,000 apps and has passed the 15 billion download marker

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On by Sophie Curtis 0

Microsoft has published the code for its Wi-Fi data collection software, in a bid to avoid Google's WiSpy mistake

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Facebook's new Skype integration is another marker in its long-deepening relationship with Microsoft, says Nicholas Kolakowski

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Redmond is demanding that tech giant Samsung cough up royalty payments for its Android smartphones

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