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Apple

Apple, Dropbox to lobby for greater digital privacy rights

Apple and Dropbox are the latest technology companies to back the Electronic Frontier Foundation's efforts to strengthen laws that protect our digital-centric activities.
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NASA makes famous sound bites available for use as ringtones

NASA has released a collection of famous sounds and commentaries that can be used as ringtones or as computer notification noises.
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FBI arrests Anonymous and LulzSec suspects

Two men suspected to be involved with the Anonymous and LulzSec collectives have been taken into custody as search warrants continue to be issued.
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What, me evil? How Google landed in hot water, and what happens now

Google is accused of favoring its own services over competitors' in search results, but Google says it's just giving users what they want. Can that really violate federal law? And what happens if it does?
Computing

HP Names Meg Whitman President and CEO

HP officially announced that Meg Whitman will replace Leo Apotheker as president and CEO.
Computing

How to fix HP: A new CEO can’t do it alone

A new captain can’t save a leaky, sinking ship, and a new CEO alone can’t fix HP, either. Rob Enderle examines where HP has gone astray, and how to steer it back in the right direction.
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HP expected to approve Meg Whitman as new CEO late Thursday

HP's board of directors is expected to vote former eBay head Meg Whitman in as the company's new CEO at the end of today's trading.
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Broadband grudge match: Cable vs. DSL vs. 4G

Need Internet service, but wondering how do these common broadband technologies compare in real life? We pitted cable vs. DSL vs. 4G wireless to find out.
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Gates still tops Forbes rich list, Zuckerberg jumps 21 places

The latest rich list from Forbes showing the wealthiest people in the US today sees Bill Gates still at the top, with Mark Zuckerberg jumping 21 places to the number 14 spot.
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Rumor: HP board might vote Apotheker out, and Meg Whitman in

HP's board is rumored to be looking for a new CEO to replace Leo Apotheker. As of right now it sounds as thought Meg Whitman is the front runner for the position.
Computing

Does Adobe Flash 11 have a future on the Web?

Adobe promises amazing graphics performance and 3D gaming in Flash 11, but how bright is Flash's future on the Web, particularly without Apple's iOS and Windows 8 Metro?
Apple

iTwin USB device now compatible with both PC and Mac

The clever double-ended iTwin USB file-sharing device is now compatible with both Mac and PC, making it even more convenient for users.