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Nancy Gohring is a freelance journalist who started writing about mobile phones just in time to cover the transition to digital. She's written about PCs from Hanover, cellular networks from Singapore, wireless standards from Cyprus, cloud computing from Seattle and just about any technology subject you can think of from Las Vegas. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Computerworld, Wired, the Seattle Times and other well-respected publications.

Judge Wants Ellison, Page to Sit Down and Settle Differences

The judge overseeing the dispute between Oracle and Google "strongly recommends" that Oracle CEO Larry Ellison and Google CEO Larry Page be ordered to attend...

New Patents From Google Shore up HTC's Defenses

Armed with new patents transferred from Google, HTC has filed a new lawsuit against Apple and amended two previous legal complaints.

Google Offered to Split Mobile Revenue With Sun, Papers Show

Google hoped at one time to codevelop Android with Sun, and was prepared to offer Sun a share of its mobile service revenue in return for making Java open...

Oracle, Google Execs to Head to Mediation

Google and Oracle will send top executives to mediation in front of a magistrate judge, in a last-ditch attempt to settle their differences over Google's use of...

Carol Bartz Fired as Yahoo's CEO

Bartz, CEO of Yahoo since 2009, is replaced on an interim basis by Tim Morse, the company's chief financial officer.

Judge in Oracle, Google Case May Order Mediation

As the trial date nears in Oracle's dispute with Google over Android, the judge overseeing the case is proposing a last-ditch mediation in front of a magistrate...

WiLan Sues Apple, Dell, HTC and Others

Canadian patent licensing company WiLan has set its sight on a handful of technology companies, filing a patent infringement suit against Apple, Hewlett-Packard...

ScaleXtreme Launches Hybrid Cloud Management Service

Companies that have as many as 400 servers, including machines running internally as well as in public clouds, can start using a hosted management tool from...

Samsung Galaxy S II Will Come to Sprint First

Sprint will be the first U.S. mobile carrier to sell Samsung's Galaxy S II, starting Sept. 16, but T-Mobile and AT&T said Tuesday they also will offer the...

HP to Manufacture More TouchPads

Hewlett-Packard said it will manufacture more TouchPads in response to "stunning" demand following the company's decision to discontinue the tablets.

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New Relic Adds App Performance Service for Heroku Java Users

New Relic is taking its Web application performance service to Java apps running on Heroku's platform.

Samsung Backs VMware Mobile Hypervisor

Samsung plans to make phones running VMware's mobile hypervisor technology.

Heroku Branches out to Include Java Apps

Heroku, the platform-as-a-service provider bought last year by Salesforce.com, announced Thursday that it will begin supporting applications written in Java.

Bounty Grows for Android Port to TouchPad

The bounty for any developer who manages to port Android to the TouchPad is growing, reaching more than US$2,100 on Thursday.

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Steve Jobs Resigns as Apple CEO; Tim Cook Takes Helm

Apple co-founder Steve Jobs has stepped down from his position as CEO of the company and Tim Cook, Apple's chief operating officer, has been named to take the...