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Software protects college athletes from online no-nos

Aug 9, 2010
For a young athlete, a mistake made on the Internet can last a lifetime. So one software company has gone the distance to monitor their social media for career-harming posts.
Posted In: Internet, Sports

Microsoft fixing glitches in Windows, IE and more

Aug 9, 2010
Microsoft is supplying 14 security fixes to repair almost three dozen flaws in programs such as Windows, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Office.

HP reassures investors after loss of CEO Mark Hurd

Aug 9, 2010
Hewlett-Packard is trying to ease investor tensions after CEO Mark Hurd resigned on sexual harassment allegations.

Blackberry getting kicked out of countries?

Aug 9, 2010
Some Middle Eastern countries move to limit Blackberry's encryption, which make messages hard to spy on.

No need for colleges in five years says Bill Gates

Aug 6, 2010
I guess a dude who dropped out of Harvard and became the richest person on the planet couldn't be expected to strenuously fight for the campus...
Posted In: bill gates, Microsoft, YouTube

Do you know where your kids are? Wanna?

Aug 6, 2010
Wherescope launches today - it's an app that uses GPS to tell parents where their kids are.  Parents can set up geofences - like home, school -...
Posted In: gps

Beatles on iTunes?

Aug 6, 2010
"Don't hold your breath," says Yoko Ono. ...
Posted In: apple, itunes

Amazon releases free games on Kindle

Aug 6, 2010
Because you can't go anywhere anymore without playing video games. Personally, I'd like to see games like Grand Theft Auto on the Kindle. But...
Posted In: Amazon, chaucer, Kindle

Gotta Hunch?

Aug 6, 2010
The website Hunch, instead of assuming it knows your interests, allows you to tell it exactly what you want from the Internet.

Google, Verizon discuss net neutrality

Aug 5, 2010
Reports say Google and Verizon have been trying to hammer out a shared vision of how the future of the Internet should work. Reporter Steve Henn talks with Kai Ryssdal about how a deal could impact consumers and why we should care.
Posted In: Internet