Sony Hacker Said to Land Facebook Job

George Hotz, the hacker who pioneered jailbreaking the iPhone and was sued by Sony after publishing the PlayStation 3's root keys, reportedly has a job at Facebook.

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Google Fights Perception it Doesn't do Enough to Support Gays

For Gay Pride month this year, search terms such as gay, lesbian or transgender appear with a rainbow swooping down from and curling around the search bar.

Harry Potter Finally Enters E-Book Realm

Author J.K. Rowling says Harry Potter series will finally become available in e-book form starting Oct. 1

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Best Buy Joins Cloud Music Locker Business, Poorly

With Best Buy's offering, you cannot upload music through any other music player or even put files in the cloud through folders or directories, as you can with Amazon and Google's services.

Revenge of the Ugly: 'Beautiful People' Dating Site Hacked

A virus reportedly allowed admission of 30,000 "less than aesthetically pleasing" applicants.

Tweeter-in-chief: Obama Banks on Social Media in 2012 Campaign

President Obama's 2008 campaign changed the way politicians use technology to engage with voters, and this time around Obama will take a hands-on role.

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Apple Back-to-School Deal Pales to Microsoft's Offer

Instead of a pricey, top of the line MP3 player, Apple is offering 10 percent off and a lousy $100 iTunes gift card.

Dial-a-Hacker: LulzSec Opens Request Line for Next Target

The groups claims it received 5000 missed calls and 2500 voicemails from people who called its number.

5 Possible Reasons U.S. Users Are Ditching Facebook

Why are users ditching Facebook? Here are some possible reasons.

U.S. Senators Want to Shut Down Bitcoins, Currency of Internet Drug Trade

Actually, they want to shut down the Internet's black market drug trade, Silk Road.

Woman Loves Facebook Friends So Much She Tattoos Them On Her Body

How much do you love your Facebook friends? Not as much as Suzyj87, although she didn't really tattoo her arm.

iCloud's Syncing Limitations May Keep Service Back

If iCloud doesn't play nice with Microsoft Office, it doesn't stand a chance to replace other syncing and file-sharing software.

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Sprint Tells Pricing, Availability for HTC EVO 3D, EVO View 4G

Both devices ship in June with 4G support and a variable data package; Sprint stores are taking advance orders now.

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Microsoft's Xbox TV Service May be Near

There is speculation that Microsoft is preparing to announce its long-awaited TV subscription service for its Xbox 360 video game console on Monday at the Electronic Entertainment Expo.

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Apple's Hottest New Product: An Agenda

Apple releases the official conference app for WWDC on the iTunes App Store, serving attendees and onlookers alike.

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