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Hotmail to require better passwords
— 1:59 PM on July 18, 2011

People can't be trusted—especially when it comes to PC security. Regardless of how many times they've been warned against such actions, some folks continue...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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Friday night topic: How the Internet changed your life
— 5:28 PM on July 15, 2011

In the mid-90s, I was in grad school, on the path to a second degree in the study of religion, when the burgeoning commercial Internet...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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Amazon Cloud Drive gets sort-of-unlimited music storage
— 6:00 AM on July 7, 2011

Clearly, Amazon isn't taking the impending arrival of iCloud lying down. The company has announced three improvements that make Cloud Drive and Cloud Player...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Internet

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Firefox 5.0 slips out ahead of official release
— 6:00 AM on June 20, 2011

I guess all that talk about Firefox moving to a quicker release schedule wasn't just talk. Over the weekend, a number of folks noticed that...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Codemasters, Epic fall victim to hax0rs
— 10:46 AM on June 13, 2011

Sony and its PlayStation Network have been hacked multiple times in the last little while, but they haven't been the only victims. As Rock,...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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IE7, Firefox 3.5 to be dumped by Google Apps this summer
— 6:01 AM on June 3, 2011

Google must have found it pretty liberating to give IE6 the "it's not you, it's me" talk last year, because three other browsers are...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Millions of eyes cross as YouTube adds 3D Vision support
— 10:49 AM on May 26, 2011

If you have an Nvidia 3D Vision-capable setup and would like to see such classics as "Charlie bit me" or the double-rainbow dude in...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Internet

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Netflix unseats BitTorrent as Internet traffic king
— 10:27 AM on May 18, 2011

Move over, BitTorrent. According to a report on global Internet traffic (PDF) from Sandvine, Netflix has replaced the P2P network as the single...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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LimeWire agrees to pay RIAA $105 million
— 2:30 PM on May 13, 2011

Cha-ching! LimeWire has settled with the music industry and agreed to cough up $105 million for its role in promoting piracy. As...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Report: Facebook hired PR firm to smear Google
— 9:24 AM on May 12, 2011

You know the tagline—you don't get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies. Mark Zuckerberg might have made a mighty foe indeed out...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Google adds thousands of movies to YouTube
— 9:43 AM on May 10, 2011

Watch out, Netflix! Google has gone and updated its YouTube Movies service with thousands of new titles from major studios, including plenty of...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Internet

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AT&T broadband quotas go into effect
— 12:37 PM on May 2, 2011

If you get your Internet service from AT&T, odds are you're now living with a bandwidth quota. Wired is reporting that the telecommunications...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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Microsoft posts record results; Windows sales dip
— 6:00 AM on April 29, 2011

Apple and Intel aren't the only tech companies posting eye-popping financial results every quarter. Microsoft is part of the club, too, and it has once...

Type: News story Tags: Game consoles Internet Software

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Comcast rolls out 105Mbps service nationwide
— 6:00 AM on April 15, 2011

Folks in Japan and South Korea might still be thumbing their noses at us, but Internet service is slowly getting faster here in North America....

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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Microsoft to drop Vista support with IE10
— 5:38 PM on April 14, 2011

Vista users getting the short end of the stick? Truly shocking, I know. Still, Microsoft has made it official: the next version of Internet Explorer...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Microsoft shows IE10 running on x86, ARM
— 6:00 AM on April 13, 2011

The Mozilla folks aren't the only ones trying to keep up with Chrome's frantic release schedule. Microsoft is hard at work on the next version...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Firefox 5 may take cues from Chrome, IE9
— 6:00 AM on April 4, 2011

No doubt about it, Firefox 4 is a worthy competitor to other browsers out today. Mozilla still appears to be in partial catch-up mode, though....

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Google adds motion-sensing technology to Gmail
— 11:13 AM on April 1, 2011

Reading and replying to e-mails with your keyboard and mouse is so last century. Google has announced the addition of a new, Kinect-like motion-sensing technology...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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