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Looking for a Job? Good News: IT Hiring Is on the Rise, Dice Says

Salaries for tech professionals are also up this year, according to a recent survey.

Tech's Biggest Flops of 2012 (So Far)

The tech world moves so fast that you've probably forgotten about at least some of the big flops that have already happened this year. Here's a quick rundown to keep you in the loop.

Wall Street Beat: After Facebook Fiasco, Don't Write off Tech IPOs

The Facebook IPO may have been a fiasco, but don't put the nail in the coffin just yet for other tech offerings this year.

HTC Smartphones Pass Customs Inspections Despite Expected Delays

Taiwanese smartphone vendor HTC says certain models of its newest smartphones are reaching their carrier customers, contrary to concerns because of a patent fight with Apple.

China Approves Google Acquisition of Motorola Mobility

Chinese regulatory authorities have approved Google's acquisition of Motorola Mobility, paving the way for the deal to close within the week.

Facebook IPO Underwhelms

The much-anticipated public stock sale got off to a shaky start and never gained the astronomical momentum expected.

Yahoo Pressured to Oust CEO

The row over Yahoo's leadership intensified over weekend as another major investor called for CEO Scott Thompson to be fired.

Will Yahoo CEO's Misstep Kill Company Momentum?

Once a leader in the online world, Yahoo has been overshadowed by players like Google and Facebook, and the company is struggling to regain its top-tier status.

Facebook's Valuation for IPO is Lower Than Expected

UPDATE: Facebook is aiming to initially price shares between $28 and $35, according to documents filed after the markets closed Thursday.

E-Book Publisher Drops DRM

Science fiction publisher Tor UK has announced it will stop using the technology that restricts copying from all of its e-books, in a possible precedent for the industry.