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Apple Said to Be Hit Among Older Consumers

According to a finding by brand perception measurement company YouGov, since mid-July 2011, Apple's biggest supporters are consumers 35 years and older.


Cisco Readying a New Nexus Switch

The Nexus 3500 will reportedly feature 250 nanosecond port-to-port latency and integrated network address translation.

Crowd Fails to Fund How-To Book About Crowdfunding

Would-be author undeterred, vows to try again.

Copyright Removal Requests to Affect Google Search Ranking

When assigning search result rankings, Google will now take reports of copyright violation into account.


Microsoft Metro: What's in a Name?

The next Windows needs something memorable or catchy that can help Microsoft's new design aesthetic to outlive its legacy.

Check Out Curiosity’s First 360-Degree Color Panorama of Gale Crater

Curiosity sends back its first color 360-degree panorama of its surrounding Martian landscape.


Google to Pay $22.5 Million Fine for Safari Tracking Violations

UPDATE: The $22.5 million civil penalty is the largest ever secured by the Federal Trade Commission for a violation of one of its orders.

NASA Upgrades Mars Curiosity Software ... From 350 Million Miles Away

Picture doing a remote software upgrade. Now picture doing it when the machine you're upgrading is a robotic rover sitting 350 million miles away, on the surface of the planet Mars.

Bill Clinton to Give Opening Keynote at Dell Event

Former President Bill Clinton will speak at December's Dell World event in Austin, Texas, Dell announced.

Google's Graveyard: 15 Products Google Has Killed

Missing your favorite Google app? Here are 15 products that Google has killed or has announced plans to kill.


Take That, Google Earth: This 3D Map Pinpoints All Known Galaxies and Black Holes

Are road maps too mundane for you? Try working your way through this massive data map of the sky instead.



Google Tests Feature that Shows Gmail Messages in Search Results

Google is experimenting with a feature that shows users' emails in personal search results.


Tablet Owners: Use a Stylus to Enhance Your Experience

Modern styluses can assist you with writing, drawing, painting, and other tasks on your tablet. We shine a spotlight on five styluses that might interest you.


25 Awesome Gadgets for $50 or Less

We scoured the Web for the best deals on 25 gadgets you might actually want to buy. All you have to do is sit back and click through the slideshow.