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Google unveils Drive for Education, free unlimited storage for students

Google Apps For Education just got a boost. Google just announced that Drive, its cloud storage and sharing service, will soon have Drive for Education, a virtual backpack with free, unlimited storage.

News Scan: Smartphone encryption aids criminals, says FBI chief; Apple says it's iOS 8 or bust; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for Sept. 29, including the latest criticism by the FBI head over default smartphone encryption, iOS as the only game in town, a service expansion for startup SimilarWeb, another ad platform update from Facebook and Subway's new mobile campaign.

Leaked document shows Google working to stymie Samsung's growing clout over Android

Leaked documents show that Google is steadily tightening the requirements for its partners--such as device maker Samsung--to build Android smartphones.

Government requests for customer information are on the rise, says Google

Google received close to 32,000 data requests from governments for information related to criminal investigations in the first half of 2014, up 15 percent from the second half of 2013 and 150 percent from 2009 when the search giant first began publishing the data.

5 hot new business apps: Google and Android hit the 'books; Microsoft looking for mobile gold with Minecraft; more

The 5 hot new business apps from  FierceMobileIT.

Spotlight: Google leak prompts WordPress password reset

In response to the disclosure of data on 5 million Google accounts, WordPress is resetting the passwords on 100,000 of its accounts.

First Android apps arrive on Chromebooks

Google unveils the first Android apps that will run directly on a Chromebook device, promises more to come in the months ahead.

Report: 5 million Google account logins, passwords leaked

A text file allegedly containing around five million logins and passwords for Google accounts was published earlier this week on the Bitcoin Security board, a Russian cybersecurity forum.

News Scan: Google rolls out iOS Sync; Samsung beefs up Knox; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Sept. 11, including Google's new enterprise solution for Apple devices, Samsung's fortification of Knox with Centrify, the Gizmox rebrand to Reddo Mobility, an increase in the biometric technology on smartphones and how the Apple Watch will popularize the smart band.

Google updates experimental password generator in Chrome browser

Google has updated an experimental password generator for the Chrome browser, though it is not clear if it will make its way into a stable release.