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Ad resellers beg Google to let China plans be known

Download our latest podcast here.U.S. has its first national broadband plan The U.S. Federal Communications Commission officially released the country's first national broadband plan Tuesday, and one of its major goals is to

Published on: March 17th, 2010 IDG News Service

Google to test big Blogger improvements

Download our latest podcast here.U.S. FCC releases broadband testing tools The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has added tools to the Broadband.gov Web site to help users measure their broadband speeds or report that

Published on: March 12th, 2010 IDG News Service

Cisco promises new router will turn video into killer Web app

Download our latest podcast here.Desktop PC inventor wins Turing awardThe Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) has awarded the 2009 A.M. Turing Award to Charles P. Thacker, for his work in pioneering the networked

Published on: March 10th, 2010 IDG News Service

Sony developing tablet, PlayStation-capable smartphone

Download our latest podcast here. Microsoft employees working in the cloudSeventy percent of the 40,000 people who work on software at Microsoft are in some way working in the cloud, CEO Steve Ballmer

Published on: March 5th, 2010 IDG News Service

Intel bests iPad with slate-netbook hybrid design

Download our latest podcast here.Apple claims HTC infringes 20 of their patents Apple filed a patent infringement lawsuit Tuesday against HTC, claiming that the Taiwanese company is infringing 20 Apple patents. The patents

Published on: March 3rd, 2010 IDG News Service

Intel faces tough Windows 7 migration from XP

Download our latest podcast here.Brits fall prety to Twitter phishing attackThe latest phishing attack on Twitter users swept the U.K. Thursday night, claiming several prominent users. The result was evident on Friday morning

Published on: February 26th, 2010 IDG News Service

Google hit by legal woes on several fronts

Download our latest podcast here.Google executives convicted in MilanThree Google executives were handed suspended six month prison sentences by a Milan court on Wednesday for privacy law violations relating to a video posted

Published on: February 24th, 2010 IDG News Service

Amazon releases Kindle for BlackBerry app

Download our latest podcast here.Microsoft-Yahoo deal gets regulatory go-ahead The U.S. Department of Justice and the European Commission on Thursday both unconditionally approved Microsoft and Yahoo's plan to work together in the field

Published on: February 19th, 2010 IDG News Service

Google Buzz prone to hacker hi-jacking

Download our latest podcast here.Google has made investments in wireless networks, is testing gigabit-to-the-home technology, and is selling 60,000 Android smartphones a day -- yet has no plans to compete with network operators,

Published on: February 17th, 2010 IDG News Service

Bing steals search share from Yahoo

Download our latest podcast here.Bing wins search share from Yahoo U.S. residents continue to shift their search engine use from Yahoo to Microsoft, a trend that started in mid-2009 after Microsoft introduced its

Published on: February 12th, 2010 IDG News Service

Google generates Buzz over new social networking feature

Download our latest podcast here.Buzz about Google Buzz Google has given Gmail a social-networking component with its introduction of Buzz, a service built inside of the webmail product that lets users post and

Published on: February 10th, 2010 IDG News Service

Google Books under fire from Department of Justice, again

Download our latest podcast here.Google's digital book marketplace faces new setback In a big blow to Google's efforts to build a massive digital-books marketplace and library, the U.S. Department of Justice has come

Published on: February 5th, 2010 IDG News Service

Google faces Nexus One growing pains

Download our latest podcast here.Intel ships new server processors Intel on Tuesday said it has started shipping its new Itanium processor codenamed Tukwila, after multiple delays and development problems stalled its release for

Published on: February 3rd, 2010 IDG News Service

Apple iPad CPU could hint at iPhone’s future

Download our latest podcast here.Democrats want probe into government Web site hacks Two lawmakers criticized the Web services company that may have enabled the hacking of almost 50 government Web sites on Wednesday.

Published on: January 29th, 2010 IDG News Service

Apple’s tablet secret was leaked early

Download our latest podcast here.Former Apple employee let tablet secret slip early Apple's silence around the tablet was cracked on Tuesday when McGraw-Hill Companies CEO Terry McGraw said in a TV interview that

Published on: January 27th, 2010 IDG News Service