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Google ‘student package’ to offer Chrome laptops for $20 per month

An senior unnamed source at Google reveals plans to make a Chrome OS-powered notebook available to students under a $20 per month payment plan.
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Google sets aside $500m for ad probe

Google has set aside a hefty $500 million for a payment it might have to make in response to an investigation by the US Justice Department regarding its online advertising system.
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Facebook applications security flaw fixed

A security flaw in Facebook that allowed third parties such as advertisers to access user accounts has been fixed.
Apple

AOL’s AV for AIM video chat service leaks

AOL's internal testing round for its new video chat service is now open to all, and it seems promising.
Apple

How will Google Music fare without label support?

Google may have beat Apple in the cloud-based music service race, but does that mean it's introducing a product that isn't quite ready?
Android Army

Google announces Honeycomb 3.1, Music beta at I/O conference

And we're off: Google has announced a slew of Android upgrades and products on their way - include Google Music beta and Honeycomb 3.1.
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Panasonic Lightens up Toughbook 53

Panasonic's Toughbook 53 has a 14-inch screen, an Intel Core i3 or i5 processor, optional 3G or 4G LTE connectivity...and meets MIL-STD-810G ruggedness standards.
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The best free Internet radio services

We take a closer look at the best free Internet radio services, including Pandora, Slacker and Last.fm, to what each does best - and which is the right fit for you.
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Firefox 4 downloads spike with automatic upgrade offers

Mozilla has started offering Firefox users automatic upgrades to Firefox 4... and uptake for the new browser has surged.
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After Sony PSN hack, ‘civil war’ fractures hacker group Anonymous

A "splinter group" has reportedly taken control of two websites that host hacker group Anonymous' primary communications channels in an attempt to decentralize the group.
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Gmail adding single sign-in to chat with AIM

AOL says AIM users won't need to sign in to both AIM and Google Talk to chat with AIM contacts via Gmail.
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Microsoft buys Skype for $8.5 billion

Microsoft announced today that it has purchased Skype for $8.5 billion and plans to create a new division for the voice service.