CRM company Salesforce claims it has just defined the next customer engagement battleground. Its Salesforce1 Community Cloud promises a LinkedIn-style service for businesses. The National Security Agency has developed its own version of Google to search through the billions of phone calls, e-mails and other electronic communications it monitors, according to a new report. VMware isn’t the only big name making big news at VMworld. Intel’s McAfee just rolled out data center security news that’s turning heads -- upgrades to its Server Security Suites portfolio. Wireless provider Verizon is gearing up for a nationwide launch of its Voice-over-LTE service over the next several weeks, promising clearer and crisper phone calls and a Skype-like video service. California’s new law -- signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday -- aimed at deterring cellphone theft could mean most mobile phones sold in the U.S. will soon include similar “kill-switch” tech.
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Verizon Hops on the Voice-Over-LTE Bandwagon Wireless provider Verizon is gearing up for a nationwide launch of its Voice-over-LTE service over the next several weeks, promising clearer and crisper phone calls and a Skype-like video service.