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When is it cool for doctors to Google patients?

Mar 26, 2010
According to a new article, "patient-targeted Googling" is happening. How ethical is this?

Verizon + Skype: Sea change for mobile

Mar 25, 2010
Verizon is allowing subscribers to make calls using voice-over Internet service Skype. The company's embrace of this method, which it was dead set against before, shows a new trend in the way mobile carries are thinking. Mitchell Hartman reports.
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Library Internet: What's it for?

Mar 25, 2010
According to a new study, millions -- yes, millions -- of Americans are still using libraries for computers and Internet access.

Businesses call bias on Yelp listings

Mar 24, 2010
A group of small businesses are banding together against Yelp, accusing the popular ratings site of emphasizing negative reviews unless the businesses agree to pay for advertising. Bob Moon reports.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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?

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