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Windows Phone Marketplace to join the web

With Mango, the Windows Phone Marketplace will get its own open Website as well. Like Market.Android.com, the new site will allow all PC goers to browse the goods app makers have to offer and purchase apps.
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Sony launches sign-up page for free identity theft protection following network breach

Sony launches an enrollment page for the previously promised free year of identity theft protection from Debix following April's network breach that led to the shutdown of the PlayStation Network, Qriocity and Sony Online Entertainment…
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Skype connection issues identified, fix is being worked on

Skype is in the process of addressing a technical issue with the service that saw some customers having trouble signing in and accessing their accounts this morning.
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Ashton Kutcher invests in vacation rental startup Airbnb

Actor and technology startup savant Ashton Kutcher has put his hefty marketing weight behind San Francisco vacation rental site Airbnb.com.
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Flixster may let you upload your DVD collection to the cloud

Flixter may soon become a competitor to Netflix. At an investors conference, Time Warner's CFO indicates that it may launch a service that will let users upload their DVDs to the cloud.
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Ballmer should step down, says high-profile hedge fund manager

The high-profile hedge fund manager David Einhorn said in a speech on Wednesday that the Microsoft CEO should step down.
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NFC mobile payment ‘Google Wallet’ confirmed for Thursday press event

A leaked memo from a retailer confirms that Google will be dubbing it's NFC payment system 'Google Wallet' and unveiling on Thursday in NY
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Rumor: Facebook and Spotify collaborating on music streaming service

According to a report by Forbes, Facebook and Spotify are close to announcing a partnership regarding a new music streaming service.
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Peter Thiel’s ’20 Under 20′: Who we’re putting our money on

Here are some of the projects we hope to see revolutionize technology. Get started, kids: You've got $100,000 and two years.
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Sony Ericsson Canada admits 2,000 customers affected by latest hack

The number of subscribers hit by hackers targeting Sony pile up, while the company also investigates suspicious activity on its Thailand web properties.
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Sony debuts Vaio S-series and Vaio F-series notebooks

Sony's Vaio S-series run up to 15 hours battery life, while the F series offer a full HD 16.4-inch display, Blu-ray, Nvidia graphics, and an Intel Core i7 CPU.
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Infra-red satellite imagery unveils 17 lost Egyptian pyramids

Satellite imaging technology has allowed researchers to discover 17 new Egyptian pyramids along with thousands of other structures.