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In-flight wireless spectrum auction

May 30, 2006
A likely winner has emerged in the Federal Trade Commission's auction of radio spectrum to be used for wireless communications on commercial flights. Jane Lindholm tells us who it is.
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Cable companies, listen up

May 29, 2006
More people are using broadband Internet connections at home, but they're choosing DSL because it's cheaper says a new report. Lisa Napoli reports.
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Even aspiring pop stars can telecommute

May 29, 2006
You might think the life of a young pop singer means long hours on the road between gigs, but Stephen Beard has the story of a once-struggling British singer who found fame courtesy of a Webcam.
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New Dell PCs will have Google inside

May 26, 2006
The computer maker and search giant confirmed yesterday that Dell would pre-package Google software in its new PCs. Cheryl Glaser looks at the implications.
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Real-life cloak of invisibility

May 26, 2006
It may sound like science fiction, but researchers yesterday reported it could be possible to make things invisible. Janet Babin looks at some of the commercial implications.
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Yahoo and eBay join forces

May 25, 2006
Yahoo gets to sell advertising on the world's largest auction site. In return, eBay will steer users to the number two search engine. Amy Scott has more on the ongoing quest for Web domination.
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Hollywood challenges 'network DVR'

May 25, 2006
Cablevision is about to launch a new service where the cable company records shows for you — kind of like TiVo without the box. But Hollywood studios and TV networks filed a lawsuit yesterday to stop it. Scott Tong reports.
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MySpace courts Google, Microsoft

May 24, 2006
The youth-oriented social networking Web site is reportedly in talks with both Google and Microsoft over which company will provide search capabilities on the site. Janet Babin reports.
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My(Martha)Space

May 24, 2006
The diva of domesticity is taking a page from MySpace and launching her own social networking site for adult women. But is there really a market for it? Tess Vigeland has more.
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'Green chemistry' hitting the market

May 23, 2006
Decades of toxic spills and pollution have caused a backlash against the notion that chemistry can improve daily life, but "green chemistry" is catching on — even in big business labs. Sarah Gardner reports.
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