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Comcast May Now Regret Suing the FCC Over Net Neutrality

Be careful what you ask for. A win in federal court set the stage for the FCC's plan to completely overhaul broadband regulation, opening the door to possible wide-reaching consequences.

05/06/2010

Feds Threaten Apple's Control of iPhone and iPad

If Apple is forced to change its developer agreement, will customers suffer? Of course, they will. Who wants generic Flash apps?

05/04/2010

HP to Buy Palm, Shake Up the Mobile World

Under HP's ownership, Palm devices could once again hold prominence in the mobile landscape.

04/28/2010

HTC Android Deal Could Pay Off for Microsoft, Not Google

Microsoft might soon extract a royalty on every HTC Android smartphone.

04/28/2010

How Apple's Secrecy Hurts Business Customers (and Apple Itself)

Apple is a company of secrets, but keeping them hurts its sales to businesses. It's time for Apple to open up, at least about Mac OS X and PC hardware.

04/27/2010

Palm CEO: We Could Have Been Bigger Than Droid

Palm's CEO says had Verizon been selling his company's Pre, the Droid might not have been such a hit. Meanwhile, Palm's death spiral accelerates.

03/19/2010

Android Market Push Threatens BlackBerry and iPhone

Predicting the smartphone market is risky, but Android's star is rising while BlackBerry's is setting, Microsoft is in eclipse, and Apple is looking dimmer.

03/17/2010

Tech-Savvy Supporters Key to Broadband Plan's Passage

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski needs your help. The digitally literate must help his broadband plan become tomorrow's reality.

03/16/2010

Location-based Ads, a Coming Nightmare

Location-based applications are a great idea, but commercializing them may be a challenge. Key will be making them minimally intrusive and maximally useful, lest they become another scourge.

03/15/2010

Why the FCC National Broadband Plan Should Include Public Wi-Fi

Universal Wi-Fi could help reduce loading on cellular data networks, reduce the need for more radio spectrum, and extend broadband to more businesses and homes. It needs to become FCC policy.

03/11/2010

Google Apps Marketplace Brings Cloud Services Together

Users of Google Apps can now purchase add-ons from Google's online store, making Google Apps more interesting to potential business customers.

03/10/2010

New Cisco Router Supports 322Tbps, Designed for Internet Video

Cisco's new router for the IP video age could allow every person in China to make an Internet video call--at once.

03/09/2010

New Browser Won't Save Amazon's Kindle e-Reader

An Amazon job posting hints at a new Kindle browser. But, it doesn't take a hint to know a browser won't save Amazon's e-reader.

03/09/2010

HP Touts Flash as Killer App Against Apple's iPad

Support for Adobe Flash could make HP's Slate a strong challenger to Apple's iPad.

03/09/2010

New W3C CEO Is the Web's Top Diplomat

As the new CEO of the World Wide Web Consortium, former Novell CTO Jeff Jaffe has many real and potential conflicts to address.

03/08/2010

Verizon LTE: A Wireless Broadband FAQ

With Verizon touting 4G wireless speeds faster that most wired broadband connections, here's what potential customers need to know about LTE.

03/08/2010

DocVerse Purchase a Stopgap for Google Apps

By purchasing DocVerse, Google can offer customers better collaboration in Microsoft Office documents, but it doesn't solve the basic weakness of Google Apps.

03/08/2010

Google Should Take Its Broadband to Failing Cities, Not Happy Ones

Forget pandering by cities like Topeka, and Duluth, Google should select places that would really benefit from its gigabit Internet experiment.

03/04/2010

Google or Not, the Desktop PC Remains Relevant

A top Google exec claims that in three years desktop PCs will be "irrelevant." But, he's wrong and here's why.

03/04/2010

DHS Crowdsources Ideas for Cybersecurity Campaign

DHS is looking for ideas on how to better discuss cybersecurity with the American public. And the agency wants your help, provided it's submitted as a Word document.

03/04/2010

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