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Eye-Fi raises $20 million and reaffirms its commitment to mobile

Eye-Fi gets some new money and focuses on partnering with mobile networks to go post-PC.
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Mozilla’s Collusion plug-in aims to expose online tracking

Mozilla's new Collusion plug-in for Firefox aims to show how marketers and Web sites track visitors...and it's just landed support from the Ford Foundation.
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Microsoft announces Windows 8 and offers up the consumer preview

Change has been brewing in Redmond for awhile, and today at Mobile World Congress Microsoft revealed Windows 8 in its consumer preview entirety. Here's a look at everything we now know about the new operating system.
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Raspberry Pi goes on sale today, interest causes websites to crash

The interest has been so great in Wednesday's launch of the tiny Raspberry Pi computer that the two websites selling it have both crashed.
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How to get your piece of the $500M LCD class action settlement

If you purchased a device with a TFT-LCD display between 1999 and 2006, you may be eligible for a piece of a $500 million class action settlement. Really.
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Google drops Pwn2Own sponsorship, posts $1 mln Chrome bounty

Google has withdrawn its sponsorship of next month's Pwn2Own hacking contest...but is putting up to $1 million on the line for viable Chrome exploits.
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FXI’s Cotton Candy PC-on-a-stick goes up for pre-order, will come with Android 4.0 or Ubuntu

FXI Technologies' Cotton Candy PC-on-a-USB-stick has been put up for pre-order, with shipping expected sometime in March. It's priced at $199 and has a choice of two operating systems.
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Japanese memory maker Elpida files for bankruptcy

It's the biggest bankruptcy filing from any Japanese manufacturer, memory maker Elpida has file for bankruptcy protection with over $5.5 billion in debt.
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Intel’s Ivy Bridge CPUs won’t land until June

An Intel executive has acknowledged that next-generation "Ivy Bridge" processors are running 8-10 weeks late, and likely won't land until June.
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Report: Microsoft might rein in Windows 8 editions?

Documents briefly posted on HP's Web site indicate Microsoft might offer fewer versions of Windows 8 for sale than it has with Windows 7.
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Google Chrome will adopt Do Not Track

Google has reversed its position on "Do Not Track," committing to putting the technology front and center in its Chrome browser. But Web users everywhere still need to be wary.
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Five important features Microsoft should add to Windows 8

The Windows 8 Consumer Preview will be released in a week. Here are five of the most important features we hope Microsoft will add to its new operating system.