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Oracle seeking billions from Google over Java infringement

Oracle is seeking damages "in the billions of dollars" for alleged Java copyright and patent infringement in Google's Android operating system.
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ComScore: YouTube still crushing the competition, but Hulu wins on ads

YouTube remains the most-visited video site online. But NBC's Hulu sells the most video ads, a new study by comScore shows.
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Microsoft releases Kinect development tools for PC

Microsoft releases a software development kit for its Xbox 360 Kinect peripheral, available to all as a free download for creating non-commercial applications that make use of the motion-sensing camera's unique capabilities.
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Senate committee votes to make illegal streaming a felony

A bill that, if passed, would make illegally streaming copyrighted works a felony has moved one crucial step closer to becoming law.
Apple

Apple back to school promo hands out $100 app store credits

Apple is offering a lighter, less tangible back to school promo this year with a credit to its app store. Will students be disappointed when comparing Apple's promo to Microsoft's Xbox?
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Facebook users have more close friends, says Pew study

A new study by Pew highlights the positive impacts Facebook and other social networking sites have. The average Facebook user may have more close friends than a non user.
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Origin Genesis Review

Origin Genesis Review.
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Citigroup says more than 360,000 accounts compromised

Citigroup's latest on this month's data breach increases the number of accounts compromised to over 360,000 accounts, but still only about 200,000 customers.
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LulzSec wages war with Anonymous and 4Chan, releases 62,000 logins [update]

The Internet underground has erupted in civil war, with hacker groups LulzSec and Anonymous facing off in a DDoS battle. Oh, and your most precious online accounts might also be at risk. Just FYI...
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Dave Chappelle said to launch new show on Netflix

It may be time to get a Netflix subscription, Chappelle fans. Dave's said to be making his triumphant return to television with an all-new streaming-only show.
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Acer Aspire Ethos multimedia notebooks sport removable touchpad remotes

Acer's new Ethos multimedia notebooks sport Intel Core i7 processors, 15.6- or 18.4-inch screens, and a removable touchpad that serves as a remote control.
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LulzSec DDoS attacks disrupt CIA and other U.S. agencies’ sites

Hacking group LulzSec focuses embarrasing attacks on U.S. agencies; hacks CIA website, hits FBI Chicago and may have infiltrated the Senate again.