Netflix lowers video quality in Canada

In a move to play nicely with broadband usage caps, Netflix says its streaming video service now uses two-thirds less bandwidth in Canada.

BlueBeat to pay $1 million for illegal online music sales

Remember back when BlueBeat was selling "psycho-acoustic" versions of Beatles songs online for 25 cents? Now they get to pay $1 million in a settlement.

Intel announces 600GB solid-state drives, doubling capacity in a year

Today, Intel announced its third generation of SSD, the 320 series, which now goes up to 600GB, doubling the capacity of its models one year ago.

Cheezburger Network acquires Know Your Meme

In its latest multi-million-dollar purchase, the Cheezburger Network has added Know Your Meme to its growing arsenal of meme-related websites.

Amazon Cloud Player doesn’t play well with Mobile Safari for iOS

Amazon's newly released Cloud Player for Web appears to be blocked in Apple's Mobile Safari for iOS devices.

Acer Iconia dual touch-screen notebook available for pre-order

Acer's Iconia notebook doesn't have a keyboard or trackpad - instead, it features two 14-inch touchscreen displays. And it's available for pre-order now.
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Amazon launches Cloud Drive ‘digital locker,’ Cloud Player

Amazon has officially announced its Cloud Drive "digital locker" media storage service, along with a Cloud Player for both the web and Android-based devices.
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Logitech K750 Wireless Solar Keyboard Review

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Apple offices evacuated after bomb threat; UPDATE: Bomb threat a hoax

A threat to Apple offices leads to evacuation in Sacramento.

China charges blogger Ran Yunfei with inciting subversion

China's crackdown on dissident voices continues as it formally charges blogger Ran Yunfei with inciting subversion...a month after jailing him.

American Express to launch Serve, a PayPal competitor

American Express announced today its foray into the digital payment market with a new service called Serve. Is it time for PayPal to worry?

Auction giant eBay buys GSI Commerce for $2.4 billion

eBay has agreed to buy interactive marketing company GSI Commerce for $2.4 billion...and sell off it online shopping sites.