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MoMA adds @ to its collection

Mar 24, 2010
Commonly used for email addresses and now on Twitter, the @ has found its cultural significance recognized by the modern art museum.

Fallout from Google leaving China

Mar 23, 2010
Google's decision to shut down the Chinese version of its site because of censorship rules is having big repercussions. Jeremy Hobson reports on fears that some companies may cut all ties with the tech giant in order to stay in good graces with Beijing.
Posted In: Internet

Louis Vuitton in Google court battle

Mar 23, 2010
A top court in Europe ruled in favor of Google in a trademark battle the search engine is having with designer Louis Vuitton. Steve Chiotakis talks to Marketplace's Stephen Beard about the power of AdWords.
Posted In: Internet

Google, China continue to duke it out

Mar 23, 2010
A decision by Google to redirect users in China to the company's Hong Kong site has infuriated Chinese officials. Steve Chiotakis talks to China tech consultant Kaiser Kuo about possible repercussions for the search engine.
Posted In: Internet

Bloggers pause to honor Ada Lovelace

Mar 23, 2010
Lovelace was one of the world's first computer programmers.

The tricky business of securing your online identity

Mar 22, 2010
You're probably not the only one with your name in this world -- so how can you distinguish your online identity from the others who share your name?

Cutting through red tape in space

Mar 19, 2010
With commercial firms vying to launch astronauts to the space station and tourists into low-earth orbit, the issue of how to regulate safety is heating up. NASA and the FAA have taken the issue to Capitol Hill. Brett Neely reports.
Posted In: Science

MSFT Windows phone whatever it's called to ship without copy and paste functionality

Mar 18, 2010
"but Microsoft says most users, including Office users, don't really need clipboard functionality." Wow.
Posted In: blog

Why you should care about Foursquare

Mar 18, 2010
CNET reporter Caroline McCarthy talks with Kai Ryssdal about what Foursqaure is, and whether it has the potential to become the next Facebook.
Posted In: Science

States get creative to tax online sales

Mar 18, 2010
A 1992 Supreme Court ruling that says retailers without a physical presence can forgo collecting local sales tax is costing states billions of dollars in lost revenue. Steve Chiotakis talks to Marketplace's John Dimsdale.
Posted In: Internet, Retail, Taxes

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