Tech Crawl: Microsoft extends Windows platform to iOS and Android phones

Happy Friday, everyone. We’ve survived another week dominated by Trump news (the firing of FBI Director James Comey). In the tech world, here’s what everyone is talking about today:  Microsoft wants to extend Windows 10 platform to iPhones or Android...

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It looks like the end of the road for Austin’s Mirna Therapeutics

It looks like the end has arrived for once-promising biotech company Mirna Therapeutics.  After its lead drug produced severe side effects during a Phase 1 study, the Austin company had to halt any attempts to bring that drug to market. Late last...

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VIDEO: Check out the sights, sounds of Dell EMC World 2017

More than 13,000 people converged in Las Vegas this week for Dell EMC World, which is the annual tech conference for Round Rock-based Dell Technologies.  Tickets for this conference cost nearly $2,300, though not everyone pays the full price. This...

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As Dell EMC World debuts in Las Vegas, company’s founder pitches a new IT solutions vision

LAS VEGAS -- It’s repeated so often, it’s almost taken as a fundamental business truth: Businesses are flocking to the public cloud because it saves them money by not having to buy IT equipment and software, or hire the people to run them. But Dell...

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512tech’s live coverage from Dell EMC World

Dell Technologies' annual conference, Dell EMC World, cranks up Monday in Las Vegas.  Dell CEO Michael Dell will deliver the conference's keynote address at noon Central time.  Our 512tech reporter Lilly Rockwell is on hand to cover the conference...

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Dell World event organizers are hoping that bigger means better

When Dell Technologies CEO Michael Dell delivers the keynote address at his company’s annual conference in Las Vegas on Monday, he’ll be standing on a stage in a cavernous room that seats 12,000 people — about double the size of his keynote address...

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As Dell prepares for its annual conference in Las Vegas, event organizers are hoping that bigger means better

When Dell Technologies CEO Michael Dell delivers the keynote address at his company’s annual conference in Las Vegas on Monday, he’ll be standing on a stage in a cavernous room that seats 12,000 people — about double the size of his keynote address...

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Tech Crawl: Department of Justice investigates Uber

It’s Friday, and welcome to another edition of Tech Crawl, in which we collect all the best tech news from the last 24 hours for you to digest. Department of Justice is investigating Uber According to The Washington Post, the U.S. Department of Justice...

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Despite a drop in Apple iPhone sales, Cirrus Logic reports rise in revenue, profit

Austin-based Cirrus Logic managed to avoid the “Apple effect” when it reported results for its fiscal fourth quarter on Wednesday.  Cirrus Logic supplies audio and voice chips for the iPhone. On Wednesday the chipmaker reported revenue and profit...

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