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On Facebook, a victory for the "change it back to what it was" lobby

Nov 10, 2011
Facebook has restored the option of seeing the News Feed of status updates and activities of all your Friends (I insist on capitalizing Friend when...
Posted In: Facebook, Tech Report

Amazon ramps up production on Kindle Fire

Nov 10, 2011
DigiTimes is reporting that Amazon.com has increased its production of Kindle Fire from 4 million units to 5 million units. This follows an earlier...
Posted In: Amazon, kindle fire, Tech Report

Microsoft joins in too

Nov 10, 2011
The software giant and patent lawsuit fan will introduce an ultra cheap PC as part of the FCC's program. It's rolling out a $250 PC next year for...
Posted In: Microsoft, PCs, Tech Report

Big FCC push for net access for poorer families

Nov 10, 2011
We're starting to really see how extensive the push is for this new FCC initiative to bring broadband access to low income households. The...
Posted In: broadband, cable, fcc, Tech Report

Long arm of the law reaches to Estonia and Russia

Nov 10, 2011
And so begins the extradition process for the F.B.I.'s Operation Ghost Click. Along with the Estonian police, the F.B.I. announced the arrests of...
Posted In: botnets, estonia, Russia, Tech Report

The Marketplace Fairness Act: not the newest program in the Marketplace portfolio.

Nov 10, 2011
It's a bipartisan bill introduced yesterday by Senators Dick Durbin (D-Ill), Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn), and Mike Enzi (R-Wyo). The Senators say...
Posted In: Senate, Taxes, Tech Report

140 character communism

Nov 9, 2011
Raul Castro's daughter, Mariela, signed up for a Twitter account yesterday and within hours of joining, Cuban activist/blogger Yoani Sanchez showed...
Posted In: cuba, Tech Report, Twitter

We three kings need to help each other

Nov 9, 2011
Microsoft, AOL, and Yahoo! [announced an advertising partnership yesterday](http://online.wsj.com/article...
Posted In: advertising, aol, Microsoft, Tech Report, Yahoo

AT&T - T-Mobile deal comes down to jobs, both sides say

Nov 9, 2011
Politico reports on a flurry of activity this week related to the proposed gobbling up of T-Mobile by AT&T. There have been blog posts, press...
Posted In: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Tech Report

Robot resembles your friend Todd from high school who was way into Judas Priest and drove an old Camaro

Nov 9, 2011
The latest version of Honda's Asimo robot is lighter, smaller, and more versatile than previous editions. By way of explaining the headline above,...
Posted In: asimo, camaro, Honda, robots, Tech Report

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