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Mike Magee intros TechEye for the straight guy
— 4:41 PM on January 15, 2010

Two years after departing The Inquirer, veteran tech journalist Mike Magee has founded another tech website. The folks at SiliconValleyWatcher got the scoop...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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Google to offer 1GB of free cloud storage
— 12:53 PM on January 12, 2010

In late November 2007, we reported on a story by the Wall Street Journal that said Google was planning a free cloud storage service....

Type: News story Tags: Storage Internet

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First Firefox 3.6 release candidate rolls out
— 10:28 AM on January 11, 2010

Users longing for some bleeding-edge browser goodness will be happy to know that the first Firefox 3.6 release candidate has gone up for download....

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Comcast offers $16M settlement to peer-to-peer users
— 6:00 AM on December 24, 2009

In October of 2007, word started going around that Comcast was quietly restricting access to file-sharing protocols like BitTorrent, eDonkey, and Gnutella. Not long...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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Refined Firefox 4 user interface mockups appear
— 2:36 PM on December 23, 2009

Remember those Firefox 4 user-interface concepts we talked about this summer? Mozilla designer Stephen Horlander has been quietly refining them, and he's posted...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Report: Chrome reaches third place in browser rankings
— 6:00 AM on December 17, 2009

Google has made considerable headway since releasing the very first Chrome browser beta in September of 2008. According to Net Applications figures quoted by...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Microsoft, EU agree on browser ballot, EU drops charges
— 5:05 PM on December 16, 2009

Not all action by antitrust regulators ends badly for PC industry monopolies. Although Intel is now coming under fire from the FTC, Microsoft has...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software Windows

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Firefox 3.6 supports drag-and-drop uploading
— 6:00 AM on December 16, 2009

Despite all of the dynamic JavaScript and XML goodness that permeates the web these days, uploading photos and documents has remained a chore—unless you happen...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Google addresses concerns over CEO's privacy statement
— 4:00 PM on December 14, 2009

A recent statement by Eric Schmidt has drummed up quite a bit of controversy, but Google says its CEO's words were taken out of context....

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Internet Copyright

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Mozilla exec: Bing has a better privacy policy than Google
— 5:14 PM on December 10, 2009

Recent comments by Google CEO Eric Schmidt about his search engine's privacy policy don't sit well with one Mozilla executive. As ComputerWorld reports, Mozilla...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software Copyright

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Google releases Chrome beta for Mac, Linux, adds extensions
— 2:51 PM on December 8, 2009

As development continues on Chrome OS, Google is also hard at work polishing up its Chrome web browser and porting it over to other operating...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Report: Comcast strikes deal to acquire NBC Universal
— 6:00 AM on December 2, 2009

The U.S.'s largest cable company may soon become one of its largest content firms, as well. Quoting a source close to the merger, CNBC.com reports...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Internet

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Google testing out new search interface
— 9:53 AM on November 25, 2009

As neat as that Chrome OS UI concept video looks, Google isn't exactly known for the pizazz of its user interfaces. Just look at...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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The pool wants you!
— 9:52 AM on November 25, 2009

As Chicago said back in 1970, does anybody really know what time it is?...

Type: Blog post Tags: Internet Linux-Unix Networking

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Internet Explorer 9 to feature GPU acceleration
— 4:08 PM on November 20, 2009

In recent months, Apple, Google, and Mozilla have really managed to squeeze impressive amounts of performance out of their respective web browsers, making page rendering...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software Windows

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YouTube to get 1080p videos next week
— 6:00 AM on November 13, 2009

Full-HD YouTube is coming. Google has written up a short announcement on the official YouTube blog to say its video service will start serving...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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Microsoft to get some Wolfram in its Bing
— 2:54 PM on November 11, 2009

Wolfram Research's Wolfram|Alpha "computational knowledge engine" isn't meant to be a Google-killer, but it might just help turn Microsoft's Bing into one. Microsoft has announced...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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European Commission holds up Sun, Oracle deal
— 6:00 AM on November 10, 2009

Remember how Oracle and Sun shook hands on a $7.4-billion merger this spring? The U.S. Department of Justice okayed the deal in August, but...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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