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Facebook 'Like' Prompts Lawsuit, Free Speech Debate

The ACLU and Facebook both weigh in on case of deputy sheriff who says he was fired over politics.

Cisco Readying a New Nexus Switch

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

Microsoft Doesn't Play Well With Android Mobile

One of the hot new features of Microsofts upgraded and renamed email service -- that devices without Office loaded onto them can open Office attachments in the cloud via a browser wont work with Android mobile devices.

What to Expect at Oracle OpenWorld

With Oracle now in a self-imposed "quiet period" prior to its next quarterly earnings release, it's not likely the company will make any major announcements...

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.

Livedrive Releases Chromebook App for Cloud Storage

Cloud storage provider Livedrive introduced an app for Google's Chromebook on Thursday that is designed to give Livedrive customers access to their files stored...

Federal Watchdog Calls on FCC to Reassess Mobile Phone Radiation Issues

The Government Accountability Office today said the FCC should reassess and possibly change its regulations regarding mobile phone radiation.

Demonoid Torrent Site Gets Shut Down by Authorities

Ukrainian authorities raided the site's data center. Demonoid had been unreachable for more than two weeks because of a distributed denial-of-service attack.

How to Clear Your Data off a Device

Before you ditch a device, you need to make sure none of your data is retrievable. Here's how to do it.

Are Enterprise Collaboration Tools All the Rage?

Talk to Dan Schoenbaum, the newly announced CEO of enterprise collaboration company Teambox, and he'll tell you the market for applications that let workers share files using cloud-based tools, collaborate instantaneously and access the software anywhere is ripe to take off.

Verizon Wireless Reveals $150 20GB Shared Data Plan, and Four Others

Verizon Wireless Tuesday revealed that there are five additional data tiers over and above the six tiers announced with its Share Everything plans earlier.

10 Ways to Get the Most From Your Wi-Fi-Only Tablet

Use these tips to download books, make phone calls, and get other vital information--all without investing in an expensive, built-in data plan.

New Marketing Head Will Raise Qualcomm's Profile

Intel's former head of Ultra Mobility, hired Monday to become Qualcomm's chief marketing officer, shows that the San Diego-based chip maker is finally serious about marketing.