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Tech News Recap for the Week of 9/15/2014

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Tech News Recap for the Week of 9/15/2014

Were you busy last week? Here's a quick tech news recap of articles you may have missed from the week of 9/15/2014.

Tech News Recap

A big story this week was Larry Ellison stepping down as CEO at Oracle. Citrix acquired the virtualization start up Virtual. There was also several announcements around iPhones and Androids. China denied US hacking allegations and called them "totally groundless." More security breaches at major retailers (surprise surprise). Legislation was introduced in the US Senate aiming to place limits on access by U.S. law enforcement agencies to emails and other communications stored abroad. There were also some good posts around the internet of things, wireless strategy, and programming.

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