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AMD Athlon 64 X2 Challenges Intel In Dual-Core
The processor war continues on the dual-core front, as AMD brings its dual-core processor to market against Intel.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Oh My: Longhorn Dispenses With My Prefix
A familiar part of Windows that spread to other parts of the computing world gets a well-earned rest.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Microsoft IIS7 Details Spreading Online
The newest webserver from Microsoft won't be available until Longhorn launches in about 18 months.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Camera Phones Challenge Security
Laws have been passed, and internal corporate processes frequently ban them, but camera phones still grow in sales.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Samsung And Texas Instruments Deliver Satellite TV
Right now, the technology will be limited to users in South Korea, using a special broadcast format.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Microsoft's Midnight EU Deadline Arrives Tonight
While the European Union would probably need several weeks to begin fining Microsoft under a previous antitrust ruling, the software company's deadline to comply with the ruling ends at midnight.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
AMD Kicks Dual Core Up Another Notch: Athlon 64 X2
AMD continues to assert itself against the traditional processor powerhouse known as Intel. With the immediate release of AMD's Athlon 64 X2 dual core processor, the world of the computer should be speeding up tremendously and with that, computer gaming should go through the roof.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
China Web Site Registration Deadline Today
Efforts to help grow electronic commerce by the government tempered by fear of subversive elements online.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Homeland Insecurity
The General Accounting Office says the Department of Homeland Security has not completed its 13 assigned cybersecurity tasks.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
You Want Fries With That iPod?
We have two examples of how technology is being used to slow down fast food in the hopes it will bring more people into these restaurants and keep them there a bit longer. In both cases, music plays a large role in making these environments more appealing.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Internet Advertising To Be The Next Media Darling
Goldman Sachs adds their own numbers to recent reports that advertising spending on the Internet will take a bullish ride to record highs. Providing a lower estimate than Forrester Research and eMarketer, Goldman Sachs expects 2005 ad spending to reach $12.3 billion.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
International Brand Design Conference
To see how ingrained brands have become in our lives, take the brand alphabet test. I'm willing to bet you'll recognize more than a few of the brands chosen for this online quiz.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Microsoft Is Dropping "My" Prefix From Longhorn
Todd Bishop reports in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer that Microsoft is dropping the "My" prefix from user folders in Windows, starting with Longhorn.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Hungry for the Web? Dig into RSS
The Canadian Press brings us another overview of RSS for the uninitiated. How many more of these articles do we need? As many as it takes to explain RSS in clear and simple terms…simple enough that it becomes mainstream.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Gillmor Gang Is Back
Gillmor Gang is back, and I listened to the latest one, with Adam Curry as a guest. He revealed that Steve Jobs personally demonstrated the latest iTunes to him. How cool is that?
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Hired For Blogging
The Wall Street Journal reports that a "small but growing" number of businesses are hiring writers specifically to author corporate blogs.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Mainstream media knows more than you think
BBC News: Newspapers are far from dead, despite the challenge from online news and blogs, media executives have been told.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
ABI Says WiMax Will Be Here Before You Know IT.
ABI Research announced on Tuesday that WiMax networking options would be here quicker than many anticipated. They said that there are optional specifications built into the 802.16 standard which can boost the sensitivity of receiving equipment to the extent of making WiMAX PC cards and built-in receivers a practical proposition for laptops, PDAs and other portable devices.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Good, Good, Good, Cingular Email
In an effort to grab some market share from Research In Motion's BlackBerry service, Good Technologies Inc. has stopped producing mobile devices and has started making software for Cingular Wireless.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Intel Inside Mini Machine
Something old is new again, as Intel displays the small Pandora PC concept last seen in March.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Samsung 70nm Process Yields 4Gbit NAND Flash
With a blistering write process, Samsung has created memory devices capable of storing high-definition (HD) video.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Xbox 360 Talks A Good Game
A familiar part of original Xbox games like Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six will be in the next-generation game console.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
More Mass Mailing Malware Manifests
Mytob and Bagle variants have begun circulating on the Internet, and as always, regular updates of your antivirus package will be your best starting point.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Cingular Adds RIM Rival Offering
A deal with Good Technologies will provide that service's push e-mail alongside Cingular's existing BlackBerry offering.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Pheedo Gets VC Funding
For those too busy to read the entire post on Become below or who read it too fast to realize all the implications, I'll make one of them simple for you by breaking it out. Pheedo has received a round of VC funding from the well known TransCosmos group. Not only did they receive funding but they're also expanding into Japan with the assistance of TransCosmos.
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Date: 2005-05-31
 
Microsoft Facing Tuesday EU Deadline
At midnight Tuesday, the European Union could begin fining Microsoft for not complying with its antitrust rulings.
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Date: 2005-05-30
 
Samsung 4Gbit NAND Memory In Production
The highest density flash device begins to move into mass production at the Korean electronics firm.
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Date: 2005-05-30
 
Arguments For Getting Rid of Blog Comments
James has a good post with some Arguments for getting rid of comments (he's going to do another balancing one tomorrow on why comments are essential features for blogs).
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Date: 2005-05-30
 
Microsoft’s Many Millionaires Making Moves
Back when Microsoft's stock was booming, and lots of employees where cashing in stock options for megabucks, Microsoft was minting millionaires daily.
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Date: 2005-05-30
 
Solving PDF Irritations In Firefox
Don't you find it really irritating when you click on a link on a website or blog and then discover that the link is to a PDF file...
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Date: 2005-05-30
 
Irrational Blacklisting of Blogs by Unaccountable Entities
Neville and I were copied on an email from Steve O'Keefe over at the IAOC in which he said he tried sending out the association's newsletter but it kept bouncing back.
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Date: 2005-05-30
 
Oh Cecilia: You’re Breakin’ Yahoo’s Heart
One Ms. Cecilia Barnes, 48, levied a lawsuit against Internet giant Yahoo. She charges they let nude photos of her taken by an ex boyfriend linger too long in their files. The gentlemen in question perpetrated fraud by creating a false account using her information and posting photos of her in the buff that he took when they were together.
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Date: 2005-05-30
 
Intel Unleashes Pentium D
Intel Corp. has announced the follow-up to its Pentium processor Extreme Edition, which was its first multi-core processor. The new dual-core processor for use in desktop PCs is called the Pentium D.
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Date: 2005-05-28
 
Racing With Cisco
The Red Bull Cheever Racing will be using wireless and Voice over IP (VoIP) technology from Cisco Systems at the 89th annual Indianapolis 500.
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Date: 2005-05-28
 
Nokia 770 Tablet Arrives At LinuxWorld
The Nokia 770 Internet Tablet features wireless connectivity via Wi-Fi and a touch screen.
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Date: 2005-05-27
 
Microsoft Blogger Claims Netscape Breaks IE
A Microsoft senior program manager for Internet Explorer says an XML rendering problem now exists.
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Date: 2005-05-27
 
Yahoo PhotoMail Lets Users E-Mail 300 Photos
Instead of the attachment approach, Yahoo's new service lets users easily embed photos in a mail message.
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Date: 2005-05-27
 
Microsoft Postmaster Educates ISPs On Spam
As the Federal Trade Commission implores the world's ISPs to help stop spam zombies, the software maker launches a new web site to help users with the spam issue.
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Date: 2005-05-27
 
Info Technology Departments May Lose Staff
A long-term choice for IT departments means either focusing on services or providing more business value.
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Date: 2005-05-27
 
Sugar And Open Source – The Recipe For CRM Success
WebProNews chats with SugarCRM CEO John Roberts about customer relationship management software, two of the biggest names in open source, and the shockingly simple reason why SugarCRM is wired, Salesforce.com is tired, and Siebel has expired.
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Date: 2005-05-27
 
Indy 500 Team Brings IP Technology To The Brickyard
Eddy Cheever's Red Bull Cheever Racing team will have its two drivers backed by wireless IP at The Brickyard.
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Date: 2005-05-27
 
Netscape 8: Microsoft Has A Problem
Netscape 8 may have hit another snag in the one time browsing giant's effort to move back into the market place. Microsoft reported the browser doesn't work the XML function of Internet Explorer (IE). Microsoft is telling people not to fool with Netscape 8.
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Date: 2005-05-27
 
PC Shipments Will Exceed 200 Million In 2005
Though more shipments should take place than previously predicted, PC makers will be confounded by a slowdown in corporate replacements.
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Date: 2005-05-27
 
UC Will Bid To Continue Los Alamos Management
Regents at the University of California voted in favor of submitting a bid to manage the nuclear laboratory.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
Spam Zombies Get International Attention
Efforts by the Federal Trade Commission and government partners from over 20 other countries to cooperate in plan to stop PCs being used as conduits for unsolicited commercial e-mail.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
CIA War Games Simulate Electronic Assault
The three day wargames will be an attempt to duplicate a massive online assault against American interests.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
Ericsson Extends Russian GSM Deal
The $150 million USD agreement with Russia's largest mobile provider, OAO Mobile TeleSystems (MTS), expands its GSM capacity.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
Microsoft Launches MSN China Portal
In a joint venture with a Chinese government firm, Microsoft adds to its existing Hotmail and Messenger services today.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
Stanford Alerts FBI On Computer Breach
There is no evidence of data stolen from the University's Career Development Center at this time.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
Feds Use the Force Against BitTorrent
When "Star Wars Episode II: Revenge of the Sith" became available for download hours before the theatrical release, the Force departed from users of the increasingly popular BitTorrent technology. Federal agents have launched a Death Star styled offensive on file sharing website owners and users.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
We Are Hooked On E-mail
People check for messages from home and at work. And at times in their pajamas, just not at work.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
Mapping In the Virtual World: Waypoints Worth Mentioning
Microsoft just announced the launch of their Virtual Earth service through MSN. The new mapping service gives users some unique perspectives by adding high quality Pictometry photography to the standard mapping fare. This will allow users to see storefronts whether they go looking for a McDonalds or a Hard Rock Café.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
O-de-o, oh oh. Odeo To Simplify Podcasting
Available for public testing next month, Evan Williams and Noah Glass will debut Odeo, hoping to cash in on the podcasting phenomenon by making it easier, from creation to publication to making money from them.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
Cisco Walks the FineGround
Cisco Systems announced that it will be taking over data center networking systems maker FineGround Networks, a privately-held company based in Campbell, California.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
Hot Recorder is Hot For Podcasters!
If you're a podcaster, and you don't have any kind of professional-type hardware (a mixer, for instance), and you're looking for almost the perfect way to record interviews via Skype relying just on software, then this is the solution for you.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
Blog Statistics Packages
A number of bloggers have recently asked me to write something about statistics packages - particularly to talk about the stats systems that I use and what features in them that I analyse.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
Intel Focuses On Shipping 1 Million Dual-Cores
The chipmaker expects to deliver that number of dual-core processors to the consumer market by year's end.
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Date: 2005-05-26
 
FTC Needs Help Against Spam Zombies
Citing a vast number of compromised PCs being used as spam forwarders, the FTC wants help in shutting them down in Operation Spam Zombies.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Your Data Held For Ransom
The latest weapon being wielded by malicious PC crackers is encryption, and if they lock up your data, you'll pay to get it back.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Cisco VoIP Phones Have DoS Problem
A software flaw in Cisco's Internet phones could create problems for users by crashing their phones.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Samsung Calls For LCD Screen Size Standard
The president of Samsung's Electronics LCD Business says manufacturers need to agree upon large TV sizes.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Sex Offender Wireless Alerts Launched
Service from ScanUSA allows for users to be alerted when a registered sex offender moves into their neighborhoods.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Spymac Eyes Skype For VoIP
The huge community of Macintosh users will connect users of Apple's OS X via the free telephony network.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Wireless Companies Savor China Potential
As the Chinese government prepares to issue 3G licenses, a wide collection of industries watch anxiously.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Final Weblog Fingers Killer
A Chinese student in Queens, NY, was tied to a chair and stabbed repeatedly in the chest with a butcher's knife. His sister, the ex-girlfriend of the killer, arrived a short time later and met a similar fate. What the killer didn't expect was a web log entry that placed him at the scene.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Sony PS3, Microsoft Xbox360, Nintendo Revolution Available Release Dates
Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo all let a lot of information fly at the E3 with regard to their new gaming consoles. The specs of these systems are awesome. They've got WiFi and wireless and downloadable systems, massive multiplayer options inside the home or over the network. The visual capabilities will be stunning with the HD graphics capability hooked up to a new Samsung HDTV designed for the gaming experience.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Ajax Cleans Up Web Applications
Asynchronous Javascript And XML web applications combine several technologies, in an attempt to match a desktop application experience over the Internet.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Iomega Patent Offers Serious DVD Storage
Iomega Corp. announced yesterday that is has received a patent for a nanotechnology storage method that will allow up to 100 times the capacity on DVDs.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Nokia Delivers Living Room Internet
Available in stores just in time for the Christmas season (excuse my childish giggles as I grab my Santa letter stationary), Nokia presents us with their answer to the budget crunching Tablet PC-the Nokia 770 Internet Tablet.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
USA Today On Blogs
USA Today brings us an exhausting, but funny, article from Kevin Maney on blogging's over exposure.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Manage your iPod with Winamp
News earlier this week that the next version of iTunes will enable you to sync your podcasts directly with your iPod, without needing separate podcatching software, has been eclipsed by this news in Wired News about Winamp...
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Knowing Right From Wrong Is Intuitive
Last month, 119 applicants to Harvard Business School followed a link on a Business Week message board to access a website containing confidential information about their admittance, a Financial Times report says.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Velocity of Lead Follow-Up Is Critical To Winning the Complex Sale
Many things with lead generation seem easier than they are. Take sales lead follow-up for example, research shows that sales people do not fully pursue around 70% of leads generated by marketing.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Blogebrity - Creating Blogging Buzz in 3 Easy Lists
I've been watchign the Blogebrity Blog with interest this week - it's been quite an amusing read and a great example of how a blog can get some big inbound links and a lot of buzz from the blogosphere with a little controversy, humor and by listing some big blogs as A-List Blogs...
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
FTC Looking For “SPAM”icide Against Zombies
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) got a little help from its friends in attempts to fight the proliferation of spam. The Operation Spam Zombie program plans to wipe the undead … er un-Internet menace out of the computing world. Much like an epidemic disease, spam mail runs rampant through computers all over the world and cuts down on the efficiency of the Internet by leaps and bounds.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Another Console Story—Aren’t You Tired of Xbox and Sony Yet?
This may be a defining moment of the gamer generation. Ever since Pong made its way onto our black and white twisty knobbed TVs (yes, kids, there was a time such as this-it came right after the auto-correcting typewriter-type what?)…ahem, ever since Pong, Generation X led a mind-entrancing march to the synthesized rhythm of plunk plunk dink bizzow-dooht. When our younger brothers and sisters were born, we handed them a controller to pass the baton of Mario ecstasy.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
EarthLink Start Page Available to All
Building on the success of its Personal Start Page, EarthLink, the nation's next generation Internet service provider, today announced that its free, customizable gateway to the Internet - the myEarthLink start page - is available for non-EarthLink subscribers.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
It Can Do What? Tech Giants Look Into Phase-Change Memory
Macronix, Infineon, and IBM are combining efforts to investigate the potential of a new kind of computer memory that may change the face of processing. It's called phase-change memory (PCM).
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Samsung Flash Drives May Replace Hard Disks
Beginning in August, the Korean electronics manufacturer will start mass-producing solid state drives.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Nokia Doesn't Release A Phone Today
What the Finnish cellphone maker did release was a tablet device powered by Debian Linux inside.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Behind the Blogosphere Numbers
WSJ.com stat guru Carl Bialik digs further into the reported numbers of blogs and blog readers.
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Date: 2005-05-25
 
Microsoft Kicks Off “Start Something” Contest
If you're passionate about Windows and use it in a creative way, you could win valuable prizes.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Winamp Plug-In Allows iPod Tune Management
Though only Apple's iTunes is supposed to manage an iPod's playlists and music, some users wanted a different jukebox option.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Sony, Microsoft, And Nintendo Working On New Gaming Consoles
In a story repeated in several hundred news outlets worldwide countless times, the E3 expo featured announcements from all three manufacturers about their consoles.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
The Seven Things You Have To Say About Security
A provider of information risk management solutions offers its take on George Carlin's famed bit, but on the serious side.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
AMD Cracks Open Geode
The fastest most power efficient chip yet manufactured by AMD, the Geode LX 800 is set for release for use in a range of products.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
EU's Deadline Draws Near For Microsoft
Microsoft has until the end of May to comply with the European Commission's business guidelines, or it will have to pay fines of up to $5 million per day.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Cretaceous Adam & Eve: Ken &Barbie or Neanderthals?
Mighty dinosaurs walked to earth with Adam and Eve? Our forebears rode the triceratops like we rode horses? One museum in Eureka Springs, Arkansas might lead you to believe it with their exhibit mixing creationism and dinosaurs for the first time.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
CDC, FDA Launch Oracle Financial System for HHS
Divisions of Health and Human Services goes with Oracle Federal Financials for all of their financial transactions.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
House of Representatives Bans Spyware
Two bills pass the House with overwhelming majorities, and will severely penalize spyware makers.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Tasmanians Discover Humongous Gas Planet
Toward the center of the Milky Way galaxy, Australian scientists make a really big astronomical discovery.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
More Adults Going Online And Going Fast
According to a Harris Poll, they're accessing the web from places other than home or work, too.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Microsoft Tilt Wheel Wins A Stevie
The innovative four-way scrolling wheel mouse wins a global Best New Product for 2005 Award.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Voyager Heads Toward Deep Space
Gene Roddenberry's first Star Trek movie was about the Voyager space probe continuing its mission far beyond what anyone had conceived of. NASA's Voyager 1 continues to move beyond expectations into what NASA calls our "solar system's final frontier."
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Wall Of Thanks Debuts Online
President Bush said to troops in Iraq, "Thanks for your service." With Memorial Day approaching, millions of Americans can do the same online.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Cantor Pushing Handheld Nevada Gaming
Visitors to Vegas resorts may get a wireless device to play video poker, blackjack, and other games at the casino.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Register.com's Design Service For Small Businesses
Register.com announced today the general availability of Build-It-For-Me, a professional Web design service specifically targeted towards small business owners looking for a hassle-free, affordable package that includes exemplary customer service and support.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Flash News, er, News Flash: Samsung Has an SSD
Samsung has developed a power-saving storage device using flash-based memory, providing up to 16 GB of data space.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
IBM-Infineon-Macronix Memory Research Shifty
IBM, Macronix and Infineon announced another collaboration to work on Phase Changing Memory (PCM). The three companies will investigate the future of memory storage technology in the form of a device that will shift its structure.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
NASA Burns Midnight Rocket Fuel
NASA continues work on the Discovery to prepare it for a July launch. NASA say the big bird will go back to the ISS despite all the testing, repairs and replacements they've put it through since delaying the May launch date.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
DARPA Gives Raytheon A New Contract
The Defense Advanced Research Project Agency, birthplace of what would lead to the Internet, requests development of an advanced programmable computing system.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Brocade Facing Class-Action Suit
One of the leaders in the storage area network (SAN) industry is restating four years of financials.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
North Carolina Tracking Offenders Electronically
Appriss Inc will provide Durham County with access to JusticeXchange, the nation's largest real-time database of jailed offenders.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Uncle Sam To Spend 7 Billion On Info Security
Federal information security spending will grow 20 percent over the next five years from $6.1 billion in fiscal year 2005 to $7.3 billion in fiscal year 2010, according to a report released today.
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Date: 2005-05-24
 
Venture County Star Site Shuts Off Comments
The Venture County Star recently announced that it has shut off comments on its website because the tone of those comments had grown too vicious and incendiary.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
This Is Your Brain On Chips
In about 50 years, a British researcher thinks we will be able to cheat the Grim Reaper and keep part of ourselves alive.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Internet Sales Sizzle In First Quarter
Retail sales online increase by nearly 24% over the previous year's first quarter, according to the Commerce Department.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Apple To Sport Intel Inside Stickers
Though Apple publicly refers to a switch from IBM to Intel chips as rumors and speculation, the two companies have been talking over the years.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
AMD Hopes Geode Strikes The Mother Lode Among Gadgets
A new processor from the chipmaker offers desktop-style computing on mobile and embedded platforms.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
BBC Strikers Protest Job Cuts
Thousands of journalists and technicians began a 24-hour strike at the BBC in response to expected job cuts.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Internet Perv Arrested
After her 14-year-old daughter had left the computer chair empty, an Iowa woman noticed a private message with some rather disturbing content. A 36-year-old New Jersey man was offering to pay the teenage girl for sex.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
EU Collectors Shaking Down Microsoft
The software and game console giant has agreed to get competition issues resolved with the EU by the end of May.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Apple Gets Peeled on Batteries
Apple announced a recall of 128,000 batteries in their G4 Ibook and PowerBook computers released in the last 8 months. The problem stem from a possible fire hazard. This makes the second recall of Apple batteries in the last 12 months.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
iTunes Adding Support For Podcasting
Though Steve Jobs reportedly wasn't hugely enthusiastic in announcing this, it may herald a future where iTunes sells certain commercially made podcasts.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
US Justice Department To Launch Sex Offender Registry Website
Attorney General Alberto Gonzales announced Friday that the US Justice Department plans to launch a national sex offender registry website.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Samsung Replaces PC Hard Disks In A Flash
The CEOs of Maxtor, Western Digital, and Seagate just received an unwelcome wakeup call from the Korean electronics powerhouse.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
German Attacks On Sober Worm May Have Succeeded
The mass-mailing worm spewing thousands of hate mail messages has been stopped, according to German security researchers.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
FDA Approves New Alzheimer’s Drug
Ortho-McNeil Neurologics Inc. announced a new breakthrough today as the FDA approved their new drug Razadyne ER for use. The new drug will help mild to moderate cases of the debilitating Alzheimer's disease with a once daily option.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Outsourcing, Layoffs, And No Stock Options?
Thanks but no thanks, say students to the prospect of entering the computer field in college.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Microsoft's EU Deadline Approaching
Microsoft will face fines of up to $5 million a day if it fails to meet the deadline set by the European Commission to change its business practices in Europe. The company has until the end of May.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
A Business Model For Podcasting
Software veteran Dan Bricklin (remember VisiCalc?) started podcasting last week...
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Yahoo Gets Into the Phone Business
With the launch of Yahoo's Instant Messenger 7.0 (YIM), Yahoo takes a leap into the Internet calling business. This is just the latest step in Yahoo's growing product catalog of tools for the Internet.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
iTunes To Accommodate Podcasts
Steve Jobs, Apple's CEO, announced at the Wall Street Journal's "D3: All Things Digital" conference in San Diego that the next iteration of Apple's iTunes software will accommodate podcasts.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Qualified Bloggers
The issue of blogging as journalism is being attacked on all sides this morning. First, a Pew/BuzzMetrics ...
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
I Want My MTV Faster, Cable Guy!
Between 2003 and 2004, subscribers to cable broadband increased to 41 million, a 22 percent rise.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
JDS Uniphase Sights In On Acterna
The global optical communications powerhouse adds to its holdings by acquiring the Germantown, MD-based Acterna.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Eli Research Discovers Element K
The Durham-based Eli Research information company joins the information tech journal market.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Portable Design Magazine Names New Editor-in-Chief
John Donovan, a 24-year veteran of American and Asian technical journalism, takes the magazine's helm.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Wi-Fi Records Highest Volume Ever
First quarter figures for worldwide wireless LAN equipment see 12.2 million units shipped.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
White Paper -- The Corporate Blogosphere
21Publish has released a white paper called "Your Corporate Blogosphere -- Selecting a Solution to Enable More Efficient Workplace Communication & Knowledge Sharing".
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
The Six Figure Blog Challenge
Gary has started another ‘challenge blog' where he's recording his journey to a Six Figure Income in 12 months (he's inviting others to join him).
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Will Apple Switch To Intel?
Yesterday, the Wall Street Journal reported that Apple Computer was in talks with Intel leading to speculation that Apple may put Intel chips in its Macs.
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Date: 2005-05-23
 
Skype Blogs To Create Community
Skype has started a blog - and it looks very good indeed. This could be a great example of how a blog can play a key role in building and cementing positive relationships with customers.
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Date: 2005-05-21
 
Lead Generation via Industry Experts
Proactively building relationships with industry experts is a powerful way to generate sales leads and positive word of mouth (WOM).
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Date: 2005-05-21
 
Podcasts: How Professional Should They Sound?
Podcasts are a growing internet phenomenon. I have discussed podcasts before along with some of their possibilities and potential uses.
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Date: 2005-05-21
 
Should New Blogs Have Ads?
Jacob asks Should New Blogs Have Ads? He has decided not to put ads on his new blogs for two main reasons...
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Date: 2005-05-21
 
Upcoming Geek Extravaganza In London
The last time I looked at the sign-up wiki for the London geek dinner next month, there were some 80 names. I looked again just now - and it's 127.
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Date: 2005-05-21
 
Affiliate Programs: Promote Your Links
Affiliate links. Many bloggers have a few of them. Some bloggers have many affiliate programs available through their blogs.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
TDK Stacks Up 100GB Blu-ray Storage
A prototype of the new DVD arrived in Tokyo yesterday, and it doubles the first generation Blu-ray capacity of 50GB.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
SAP, Microsoft Push To Automate Business
Cisco and Intel, along with Microsoft, have licensed SAP's technology to automate business processes.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
TCP/IP Flaw Described By Microsoft
The company notes XP Service Pack 2 and Server 2003 Service Pack 1 users are not vulnerable to the flaw.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Ballmer to RSS Enthusiasts: Chill
Steve Ballmer spoke at a conference recently about RSS. He threw some water on the RSS party.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Blogging The IABC Conference
Incoming IABC Chair Warren Bickford has issued a call to action for communicators attending IABC's annual international conference in Washington, DC, next month ...
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Dear Google: A Blogger Wish List
Dear Blogger, I have tried to find ways to switch from Blogger to another publishing system, but there are problems I'd like to avoid.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Ballmer Tries To Cool The RSS Hype
Amit Malhotra ran into Steve Ballmer at a tech conference and asked him a couple of questions about RSS and blogging.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Netscape 8 Goes From Zero Bugs To 41 In Just Hours
We've heard from AOL about the security issues. Updating to Netscape 8.0.1 makes it as safe as Firefox 1.0.4.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
New Mobile From Vodafone Simply Makes Calls
Period. No built-in camera. No streaming video. No games. Vodafone takes the cellphone industry back to the 20th century.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Cool Video Promotes Podcasting Feature
Here's a great example of AIDA - a short video about a feature on podcasting in the latest edition of MAKE: magazine.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Balancing Blogging and PR
At the Syndicate Conference, I had a couple great conversations with two people from PubSub's newest PR firm, PAN Communications, who just won the business a month ago.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Apple Recalls 128,000 iBook, PowerBook Batteries
Internal shorts can cause the batteries to overheat, posing a fire hazard to users of the computers.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Napster, Real, Yahoo Music…And Microsoft Too
It's only buzz and speculation at this point, but BusinessWeek claims to have learned another subscription service may be in the works.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
US Dept. Of Defense Choose Symbol RFID
The Army Contracting Agency awards Symbol Technologies five Blanket Purchasing Agreements for RFID readers.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Damming the Info Flood: Gates Looks For Balance
At an annual CEO meeting at Micosoft's Redmond, Washington campus, chairman Bill Gates gave a fairly simple (if difficult to implement) directive that businesses should do more to guard against information overload for their employees while increasing productivity.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Your Server Will Be Tiger 10.4.1 Today
A recent update to the server version of the Macintosh Tiger operating system brings some improvements.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Low-funded Schools Eager for Eiger
In response to school systems and businesses whose budgets are low for new computer labs, Microsoft is preparing a new Windows-based OS designed for older machines.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
E3 Game Console Combat: What Have We Learned
OK! The E3 show winds down and what have we learned? Really, what have we learned? We learned that ancient gaming rivals Sony and Nintendo continue to swipe at each other with their mighty blades called game consoles all the while some little geek with glasses from Seattle who happens to be the richest man on the planet is shoving his way into the fight with a sleek little blade himself.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Viral Marketing—Is That a Good Thing?
Anheuser-Busch announced Thursday that it would be expanding its advertising efforts to include "viral marketing," enlisting the aid of JibJab phenom brothers Gregg and Evan Spiridellis.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
AMD, HP To Help Lance Live Strong
A special edition of HP's L2000 notebook PC powered by the AMD Turion 64 platform will benefit the Lance Armstrong Foundation (LAF).
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Hard Disk Prices Spinning Higher
In the first quarter, prices for hard disk drives from various manufacturers increased, reversing a recent trend.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
New Microsoft Hire Will Continue Blogging For ZDNet
Further blurring the lines between employee blogging and journalism, John Carrol announced today that not only had he accepted a job with Microsoft, but he plans to continue blogging on ZDNet.
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
How Corporate Blogging Started At Microsoft
In A Brief History of Corporate Blogging at Microsoft Korby Parnell tells his story about how corporate blogging started at MS...
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Date: 2005-05-20
 
Matsushita To Toshiba: DVD Fight Is Over
The president of Matsushita, which supports Sony and its Blu-ray technology, tells rival Toshiba to back down in talks.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Star Wars Debut May Force Productivity Loss
Businesses around the country, especially those tied to high-tech industries, will see workplace efforts supplanted by Darth Vader.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Computer Crime Forensics Get A Boost
Chatsworth CA-based Intelligent Computer Solutions introduces a new portable high-speed hard drive duplicator.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Samsung 40-inch OLED Screen Arrives
It's bigger! It's badder! But it's definitely not too much for Mr. Incredible or other DVD stars.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Motorola To Perform First Ever Stock Buyback
The company will repurchase up to $4 billion USD in stock, about 10% of the company's total market capitalization, over the next 36 months.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Gamers Can Get Paid To Play
Planetwide Games takes a page from e-Rewards playbook in offering incentives to its subscribers.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Wal-Mart Cancels DVD Rentals
New partnership with Netflix connects Wal-Mart's movie sales business with Netflix's rental operations.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Intranet CEO Blogs
Thank God for Constantin Basturea's list of CEO bloggers on his NewPR wiki,TheNewPR Wiki.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Xbox, PlayStation Prices Like a Tax on Fun
Upgrading to a next generation game console is looking to be an expensive endeavor, working not unlike a tax on the non-industrious. With Microsoft leveraging a supply and demand advantage for the holiday season and Sony just trying to pay for its state-of-the-art-ness, Nintendo's Revolution may turn out to be a cost-effective compromise.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
FCC Mandates 911 Requirements For IP Phones
The regulatory agency sets a fall deadline for Internet phone services to support Enhanced 911 capabilities at its meeting today.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Sun Records Rises Again
Agreement with eMusic lets its subscribers have access to tracks from the original rock ‘n' roll record label.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Video Game Wars – The Consoles Do Battle
Microsoft takes a lead on Sony and Nintendo with a scheduled release date of November for the Xbox 360.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Wal-Mart and Netflix Work Together
Wal-Mart and Netflix are teaming up to help each other out in the online movie business with a promotional campaign for Walmart.com's movie sales and Netflix's DVD movie rentals.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Netscape 8.0: What’s the Point?
Ok, so we've got a new web browser out. A few years ago, everyone would've been jonesin' for the Netscape but now they're really a non-entity. The once mighty browser pales in comparison to Microsoft's Internet Explorer (IE) and even the much smaller Firefox by Mozilla.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
H&K Urges PR Pros to Get Blogging
Hill and Knowlton, one of the biggest PR agencies in the world, has published blogging guidelines and is urging employees to get with it.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
For Web Marketers, "Call To Action" Must Be Read
It's a sign of the times. Bryan and Jeffrey Eisenberg's new book, Call to Action, is showing at #40 on Amazon under "books," and rising.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Gates Discusses The Future Of Software
The Chief Software Architect, philanthropist, and author also discussed his new book at the Microsoft CEO Summit.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
Quick tip: Reading Feeds On Your Mobile
Just a quick tip about the perfect(?) solution to keep an eye on your RSS feeds while being away from the computer.
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Date: 2005-05-19
 
RSS To Deliver Ad Revenue For Publishers
Following my post a few days ago on getting more from your RSS feed, in particular on using Feedburner's new Total Stats Pro service ...
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
The Wiki Backlash
While there's ample reporting these days about the blogging backlash, I'm not reading much about the concurrent backlash against wikis.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Yahoo IM To Get VoIP Support Today
The Sunnyvale-based web portal company expects to debut a new version of Yahoo Messenger today.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
E-commerce Shopping Carts: Stop Abandonment
Internet retailers work hard to get prospective buyers to visit their e-commerce website.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Buying Blogs Risky
Jacob writes an interesting piece on Selling Blogs as someone who has been on the buying end of things in his purchase of CSS Vault...
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Blog Coaching - A Holistic Approach
JSLogan has a rant about Blog Coaching - The Next Big Rip Off In The Business Blogosphere...
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Intel Desktop PC Platform Seeks More Corporate Business
A slate of new features for corporate desktop users will be in a new platform available later this month.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
EMC Envisions Invista Virtualization
The product sounds groovy, but it's all business as the storage and management company debuts a new storage solution.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
PalmOne Drives Your Life With 4GB
The new LifeDrive mobile manager offers Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity built-in, as well as a 4GB hard drive.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Mark Hurd An Increase In HP Net Profit
The computer manufacturer posted a gain of 9% in net profit for its first quarter, but analysts heard a likelihood of more job cuts.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Canadian Software Piracy Increasing
Across the border, US interests will be shouting "we told you so" in the wake of Canada's rejection of DMCA-like legislation.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Oracle 10g Offers Integration With PHP Via Zend
The popular PHP scripting language gets a boost from database giant Oracle's partnership with Zend Technologies.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
In Bloggers We Trust
During the past week several companies and press have trusted me with information they would rather not let out into the wild.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
GameTap Network Debuts At E3 Today
AIM instant messaging will be integrated into the Turner Broadcasting game network product.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Microsoft Makes Xbox 360 Advertiser Friendly
Within games, brand and product placement have been around for a while, as part of the various cityscapes and other settings where a gamer might encounter ads in real life.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Microsoft ID’s New InfoCard In May
Do you have a special running list of user names and passwords? Can you remember them all? Microsoft is addressing this problem with a glimpse of new software codenamed "InfoCard" for Windows, to help narrow down Internet logins.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Brazil – Will Rio Be the Next Bangalore?
The country wants to become an outsourcing superstar like India, but they have a long way to go.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Microsoft Excel Link To Access Being Disputed
The data-linking technology, which connects the spreadsheet program to Access databases and is used by hundreds of firms, may be the property of a Guatemalan inventor.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Amber Alerts Available To Wireless Phones
Amber Alerts issued when a child goes missing can now be received by cellular phone users.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Microsoft, Apple, Go Down Under In Wireless Lawsuit
The Australian Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) was awarded the basic patent in 1996.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Software Piracy Will Expand With IT Market
For every two dollars' worth of software purchased legitimately, one dollar's worth was obtained illegally, says a new study from Business Software Alliance.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
PalmOne’s Loaded LifeDrive
PalmOne introduced their newest entry into the PDA market called the LifeDrive. The LifeDrive has a 4Gb hard drive, Bluetooth and WiFi technology built into the little device.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Case Studies On Blogging In The Corporate World
This session discusses issues facing companies that want to take advantage of the opportunities blogs afford.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
App Review: Backpack From 37Signals
I have been using the latest creation from 37Signals called Backpack. So far so good, it does a lot of what I need it to do in the way it organizes information and allows you to put all sorts of attachments on pages and get notified in the event of an update and securely share pages with other users of the system.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Xbox Will Remain In PlayStation Shadow
The Xbox buzz has sleepily settled around Microsoft's ankles, laying in limp disillusionment; as executives leer in the direction of King Sony, they can't help but scorn the fair-weather Johnsons that left them there, skulking, controller in hand.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Netscape 8 Launches With Anti-Phishing Tools
Once the preeminent web browser, Netscape fell into the background, overshadowed by Microsoft's Internet Explorer.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Take A Tablet PC And Call Me Tomorrow
The latest design from Motion Computing tries to overcome widespread consumer disinterest in tablet PCs.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Daily Quake Replaces The Daily Grind
A new service debuted today, offering Californians a forecast of potential earthquake activity.
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Date: 2005-05-18
 
Go From Sun To Microsoft With One Login
A year after the two tech companies signed a ten-year agreement to jointly develop software, they have announced gains in single sign-on technology.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Office Getting VoIP Functionality From Microsoft
The company's signature software suite will enhance collaboration, and include Voice over Internet Protocol technology.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Tiger Goes To 10.4.1
Apple releases an update to the update to OS X, fixing a variety of little problems and improving the user experience.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
E3 Sees More Gaming Technology Debut
Offerings from Rambus and Nyko among others will enhance the gaming experience for fanboys everywhere.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Newspapers as Conversation
Investor's Business Daily has a story today on how newspapers need to evolve to grab the attention of consumers who are turning to the Web in droves.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Nazi’s Sober Blitzkrieg: Right Wing SPAM Attack
Monday's inboxes were clogged with a new variant of the German Sober worm; a SPAM attack aimed at those who can sprechen sie language.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Cash for Comment Blogging
J.Ryan writes an interesting post at guerrilla news network on a strategy USWeb.com is using to promote clients using blogs. In short they are paying bloggers $5 to write nice things about their clients - even suggesting what such posts might include in them.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Blog Risk Assessment Teams
Compliance Solutions Advisor takes a look at the risks of business blogging -- pointing out many things to consider but also, I think, misunderstanding the spontaneous and personal nature of blogging.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
FeedDemon Acquisition Gives NewsGator a Complete RSS Offering
The news today from Nick Bradbury, the developer of the FeedDemon desktop RSS aggregator for Windows ...
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Microsoft To Quicken Entry Into Accounting Market
The Redmond-based software company plans to open an accountant's network as it releases a beta version of small business software.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Rush Limbaugh to Podcast
Billboard: Subscribers to Rush Limbaugh's "Rush 24/7" service will soon be able to download his daily shows to a portable MP3 player.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Monday Morning Bad, Tuesday Morning Good
While Microsoft discovered 35 percent of the workweek is unproductive, CareerWomen.com finds in a poll that Tuesdays are best.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Do We Really Want CEO's Blogging?
A letter to Business Week in response to the magazine's cover story on blogging asks...
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Sun Wanders Down The SOA Path
Sun Microsystems has made a new Service Oriented Architecture practice available to bolster SOA solutions.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
IBM And Red Hat Want To Convert Solaris Users
A new initiative by the two companies seeks to replace Solaris with Linux in the hearts and minds of users.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Cellphone Users Dial In To Gaming
At the Electronic Entertainment Expo, some little games start to have a big impact on the market.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Sony PlayStation Says, “Bring It On, Microsoft!”
Though Jupiter Research predicted that Xbox 360 would outsell Sony's PlayStation 3, they may have been unaware of just how cool Sony's console was going to be.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Game On: New Nintendo Systems Rock
Nintendo grabbed the E3 stage by showing off the new Nintendo Revolution game console due out next year. Competing with the Sony PS3 and the Xbox360 from Microsoft, Nintendo needed to offer something new and improved and it looks like they might have done it.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
German Virus Sobers Up Email World
The world of SPAM began speaking with a distinct German accent after this weekend, as email inboxes are flooded with messages, most of them with Nazi rhetoric in the subject lines.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
You Say You Want A Nintendo Revolution
Well you know, we'd all love to see the plan. But Nintendo didn't release many specs, but did disclose a couple of tiny surprises.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Yahoo Secures SBC DSL With Free Suite
The new package will provide users with a more secure Web surfing experience than before.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Game Makers Face Voice Actor Strike
Though optimistic, game makers working with the Screen Actors Guild and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists have not made progress in contract talks.
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Blogging and the Art Time Management
Define Blog has a good post on Managing Your Time as a blogger of multiple blogs...
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Internal Uses of Blogs
Among the letters Business Week received in response to its cover story on blogging came this one ...
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
StarWars.com Offers Members Blogs
This is cool! StarWars.com is now offering blogs to paid members of The Official Star Wars Fan Club ...
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
New York Times VP Defends Decision To Charge For Content
Martin Nisenholtz, senior vice president of digital operations at The New York Times Company just was on stage and explained ...
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Date: 2005-05-17
 
Sun And Microsoft Talk Software
The CEOs of the respective companies, which have had differences in the past, discussed a new joint project.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
Apple iTunes Subscriptions Rumored
Merrill Lynch analyst speculates on the potential for Apple to add another feature to iTunes in response to Yahoo Music.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
An Artful Approach To Blogging
Do you need special attributes to blog? Can you just do it? Are you cut out for it? All questions resulting from a nice experience piece ...
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
Hill Bets On A New Acquisition
UK bookmaker William Hill will acquire betting shops from rival Stanley Leisure in its attempt to overtake Ladbrokes.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
E3 Begins Today In Los Angeles
The Electronic Entertainment Expo expects heavy turnout and console news from Sony and Nintendo.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
CNN Online Video To Be Free
Starting June 20th, the existing video feeds available from the news network will be more prominently displayed on its web site.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
IBM Publishes Guidelines For Employee Bloggers
The news last Friday that IBM is introducing a large-scale corporate blogging initiative has attracted plenty of attention, both in the blogosphere and by mainstream media.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
They're Stealing My Posts -- Yours Too?
Just found the site www.2yellows.org. It's some kind of aggregator site where they re-publish posts from other blogs. That would be ok, for me at least, if they just said who originally produced them.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
Apple Gets Court Nod In Tiger Case
A Florida District Court judge decided in favor of Steve Jobs' computer maker in its trademark dispute.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
Amazon, Wine.com Partnership Get Court Boost
The Supreme Court ruled that states may not pass laws making it a crime for wineries to ship directly to consumers.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
ICEbrowser Integrated Into Openet's FusionWorks ActiveRate
Openet Telecom made ICESoft's ICEbrowser their choice for their FusionWorks ActiveRate. ICEbrowser is a major player in the java browser market and Openet has made them their primary rendering engine.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
New Sober Variant Clogging E-mail
Sober.Q generates hate mail in German and English, in the wake of recent World War II observances.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
Rosetta Wireless; Moving Well Past the Stone Age
Rosetta Wireless, based in Oakbrook Terrace IL., gives a great new offering to businesses for through their wireless services that could present safe and secure access to key information in a company's mainframe or network.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
AIM Users Threatened By New Worm
Be on the lookout for Hey Check Out This instant messages appearing in your AIM client today.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
Do your Blogging Goals Match Your Current Blogging Practices?
Jeremy has an interesting post over at Ensight where he looks at a recent ‘downturn' in blogging after some of the recent controversy over character blogs.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
MIT Following AMDs Lead
AMD CEO Hector Ruiz envisioned $100 laptops in the future. MIT hopes to make this future happen sooner.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
Blo.gs Sold
Blo.gs has been sold to an unnamed individual and will transfer ownership, including account information and user data, sometime on or around June 13.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
Microsoft OneCare Attacked and Defended
Dan Gillmor has opened up the Bayosphere, which hints at his citizen journalism initiatives that he left the San Jose Mercury News to work on.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
Atari Announces Xbox 360 Title At E3
A previously unannounced title from the legendary game company will be for Microsoft's next-generation console.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
Nonprofit Businesses Get Technology Boost
The Verizon Foundation launches an online resource center to help not for profit companies use technology.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
Sony And Toshiba Continue DVD Duel
Sony and Toshiba stand like two old samurai waiting for the other to flinch in the DVD duel. Toshiba seems to be getting annoyed with the powerful Sony, the Shogun of Japanese electronics firms. Parley attempts remain at a standstill and Toshiba say little ground will be gained until Sony softens its attitude on the unification of the DVD formats.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
Heart Drug Halves Cancer Risk
In a study of 500,000 US veterans, cholesterol lowering medications known as statins were shown to reduce the risk of seven different cancers by half.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
The BBC Presents Online Television
A new phase in the broadcaster's interactive Media Player (iMP) development begins in September.
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Date: 2005-05-16
 
What Should Blog Services Do About Hate Speech?
Richard Silverstein had a commenter leave some hate speech on his blog and he's writing about what happened when he tried to get his blog provider to remove it.
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Date: 2005-05-15
 
Blogging Is a Fad ... I Don't Think So
Steve Rubel linked to a report that shows that very few people are reading blogs. Ahh, is the blog hype over? No, now the "anti-blog-hype-backlash" is beginning.
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Date: 2005-05-15
 
Bloggers May Be Targets in Massive German Spam Attack
Many bloggers are saying they are getting bombed with right-wing German spam today. I am one of them.
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Date: 2005-05-15
 
Canadian Journalists Learn About Blogs
The Canadian Association of Journalists held its CAJ Conference 2005 this weekend in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
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Date: 2005-05-15
 
IBM Reveals Blogging Guidelines
James Snell, who works at IBM, just sent me IBM's Blogging Guidelines. Sounds good, although I've broken at least three of these in the past two years ...
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Date: 2005-05-15
 
Gates' Prediction On iPods Works For Me
There's a lot of discussion over Bill Gates' prediction that cell phones will eventually displace the iPod as the media player of choice.
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Date: 2005-05-14
 
IBM Creating an Army of Evangelists
Silicon Valley Watcher: Early next week IBM will introduce the largest ever corporate blogging initiative in a bid to encourage any of its 130,000 staff to become online evangelists for the company.
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Date: 2005-05-14
 
No RSS Feed? It's a Genetic Marker For "Lame Site"
OK, a few people have already written in and said that that Xbox site is lame not because it doesn't have an RSS feed but because it doesn't have any content.
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Date: 2005-05-14
 
North Unveils New Xbox
Microsoft's new Xbox 360 was unveiled on MTV during a special program hosted by Elijah Wood, star of such hit films as "The Good Son", "North", "The Faculty", and recently "Sin City".
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Date: 2005-05-14
 
Microsoft and Sun Partnership Starts To Show Results
Microsoft and Sun Microsystems spent a lot of time at each other's throats in legal battles, but last year the two companies formed a partnership which is now starting to show its results.
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Date: 2005-05-14
 
BlogLogic.net - Calling it Quits?
Sad news today - Paul from the Blog Logic looks like he's calling it quits with his emerging network due to some pretty full on financial problems.
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Date: 2005-05-14
 
Getting More From Your RSS Feed
Ever since I started this blog in July 2004, I've used the free FeedBurner service as a means of enabling you to easily subscribe to the blog's RSS feed.
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Date: 2005-05-14
 
Valuable Blog Survey Results From Germany
In Germany the CRM agency Proximity has asked 2,700 internet users about weblogs. And the results are both interesting and valuable ...
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Date: 2005-05-14
 
Microsoft To Be Your PC's Doctor
A new subscription service announced by the Redmond-based maker of the Xbox 360 will provide software maintenance and PC security.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Real Estate Industry Backing Down
The National Association of Realtors, facing possible antitrust action, retreated from an online listings rule.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Xbox 360 Debuts On MTV
After several weeks of purported leaks and massive buzz and speculation, Microsoft's 30 minute product debut thrilled gamers.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Toshiba And Microsoft Agree To Play Nice
The two technology companies decide to cross-license each other's patents, avoiding future legal battles.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
VoIP Gets A Big Business Nudge
Revenues for Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services topped $1.3 billion USD last year.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Let the Blog Bashing Begin
Pete Blackshaw predicted this would happen and he was right. In a new report, eMarketer is questioning whether businesses will ever blog.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
French Blogger Arrested Then Sued
I've said before (twice) that it's all happening in France. What I meant was the way in which so many people and businesses have embraced new media tools like blogs.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Another Way to Narrow Your Margins
With the usual press release-driven fanfare, reserach company eMarketer has released a new study, "The Business of Blogging." Asking price: US $695.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Google Won’t Split Shares Anytime Soon
The first shareholder meeting featured SnickerGoogle cookies and remarkably sparse attendance.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Music Fans Fight Back Against Online Scalpers
Australian resellers of sought-after tickets find their auctions filled with bogus bids and hostile messages.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
What’s Right with Blogging?
My post last week on What's Wrong with Blogging has proved to be the hottest post on ProBlogger this week. 45 people have left comments and trackbacks (so far) so its obviously hit a nerve.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Warning – iPod Contents Under Pressure
The iPod is a very friendly piece of hardware. Just don't get it wet. And especially don't take a screwdriver to it.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Bill Gates: Billionaire Scavenger
Bill Gates is the wealthiest man on the planet earth and he's a first rate scavenger. He's preparing to release the new Xbox. Longhorn comes out next year and he's currently taking pot shots at IPod. Bill Gates is a scavenger, but for that matter, all the great powers are.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Go Backstage With The BBC
A beta service rolled out by the British Broadcasting Company allows users to repurpose its content in a variety of ways.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Microsoft Shuts Windows XP on Homes With Older PCs.
Microsoft announced a new slimmed down version of Windows XP. They call it Eiger. Its shrunken version of XP will be usable on older PCS, at least some of them.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Yahoo Sued Over Child Pornography Group
Yahoo Inc has been hit with a lawsuit, which was filed on May 9 in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, concerning a Yahoo Group where trading of child pornography was occurring.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Flextronics Chief Stepping Down In ‘06
The contract electronics manufacturer will see its CEO Michael Marks yield the chair to COO Michael McNamara.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
IPsec Security Flaw Found
The safety of virtual private networks using IPSec encryption and tunneling comes into question.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
MPAA Sues TV Program Swappers
Some BitTorrent sites have been directing traffic for the exchange of television programs online.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Microsoft & Toshiba=HD-DVD Xbox360?
Software monster Microsoft and electronics giant Toshiba signed a patent cross licensing agreement. This will let the two companies use each other's stuff without having to pay fees to the respective companies.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
RustySearch Results Posted
Since the explosion of the search engine industry, many have discussed which search engine has the most relevant results. However, conclusions about this debate may have been made a little clearer yesterday.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Podcasting: The Evangelist And The Skeptic. And Me.
Neville Hobson has written an excellent piece about podcasting, walking you through what it is and how you can use it to add a human and informal touch to your communication.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
What $695 Buys You in Blogging
Looks like the real way to make money from blogging is to write a report on the topic of blogging (business blogging to be more specific) and then to charge $695 for it.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Xbox On the Move On MTV
Xbox made its world premiere on MTV today. The hot new property from Microsoft will be coming out later this year and Microsoft hopes to really hammer Sony's market share before the year's end.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Bill Gates Says iPods Are Doomed
Bill Gates continues his verbal assault on Apple and its iPod in the German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. This just one of many in a period of attacks Gates has made against his old business rival the he himself owns a pretty good chunk of.
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
SEO Professional Style, From Danny Sullivan Himself
Danny Sullivan just wrote me this. OK, OK, Maryam, I'm coming, just one more post! Heh. Tried to post the below as comments, but the connection refused...
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Date: 2005-05-13
 
Blog-Talk Downunder Draws Near
Blogtalk Downunder is getting close now - and some of the papers being presented are truly mouth watering stuff.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Next-Gen Xbox In Stores This November
Microsoft spends cash and pushes hard to beat Sony and Nintendo to market with a new console.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Oil Stockpiles Increase As Prices Drop
After a week of gains, oil prices per barrel fall to just above the $50 mark in trading on news of surpluses.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Handango Takes Windows Mobile InHand
New product from the mobile download provider offers users an easy catalog system for finding software.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
W3C To Help Improve Mobile Browsing
Launch of the Mobile Web Initiative will make browsing by mobile as easy as using a PC web browser.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Lastminute.com Gets A Ticket To Ride
US-based Sabre Holdings, the operators of Travelocity.com, purchase the British-based travel company for over $1 billion USD.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Sony And Toshiba May Agree On DVD
After a protracted three-year battle over the structure of next-generation DVDs, an agreement may be at hand.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Cornell Takes Next Robotic Leap
Robots can now build more robots, at least on a simplistic level. Hod Lipson and his team at Cornell University developed a group of robots that can replicate themselves. It's considered a major breakthrough in robotics and while it may seem simple now, the future certainly looks bright.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
2 Megapixels of Phone Fun From Samsung and Sprint
Sprint and Samsung announced a new breakthrough for the camera/phone market today so now when Little Richard shows up at your local bowling alley and complains about the attire, you can get the image in 2 megapixels of detail and hand 4"x6"s to your friends.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Eminem Takes A Bite Out Of Apple
The Detroit rapper's music label settles with the Cupertino-based computer firm over a tiny bit of copyright infringement.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Microsoft Secures Deal With Philips Over DRM
The Dutch electronics manufacturer signs a non-exclusive deal with Microsoft to use its digital rights management technology.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
iPod Success Won’t Last
Bill Gates tells the German media that Apple and its iconic music player should be ready to take a fall.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Feedster Introduces RSS Advertising
RSS search engine Feedster has announced they are introducing RSS advertising so those who are interested can generate revenue from their blog feed.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Windows 2000 Security Fix Released
A remote code execution vulnerability in Windows 2000 has been addressed by Microsoft with a patch.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Windows Mobile – Now With PowerPoint!
And enhanced versions of Word and Excel, too. Your next PDA or cellular phone will be powered by Windows Mobile.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
GoLexa.com Provides A Number of SEO Tools
The recently launched GoLexa.com offers users a completely ugly website that turns out, in spite of its appearance, to be completely useful, especially to those needing search engine optimization information.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Sony Notebook A Cingular Experience
The Sony Vaio T350 includes built-in WWAN technology enabling high-speed Internet access via Cingular's network.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
MessageCast Acquired by MSN
A user of the MessageCast alerting technology, MSN liked it so much that they bought the company.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Yahoo Music Unlimited Merely A Cheap Imitation
The CFO of RealNetworks heard people say the Yahoo offering was cheap. That may not have been meant in a derogatory way.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Will Mobile Phones Outpace the iPod?
Bill Gates predicts the mobile phone will outpace the iPod as the mp3 player of choice in the near future.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Travelocity Parent Company To Purchase Lastminute.com
Travelocity's parent company, Sabre Holdings Corp. is purchasing British rival company Lastminute.com for about 577 million pounds ($1.1 billion).
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Podcasting: Adding the human and informal touch
Some say it's a revolution that will change radio broadcasting and people's listening habits for ever. Others say it's a fad that's of limited appeal and use beyond geeks and enthusiasts.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Giveaways
I was recently interviewed for publication on the subject of giveaways... it was an interesting discussion so I thought I'd reproduce my responses here... There are 3 basic giveaway strategies that I can see: short-term promotion, long-term product and industry shake-up.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Examining the 9rules Network
Scrivs has been writing some interesting information about the 9rules network and how it all operates. People want to know the ‘catch' and Paul is doing his best to show that there is no catch.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
The Holes Are Going To Go! Go Go Mozilla
Mozilla put out the updated version of Firefox version 1.0.4 and with it corrected two recently found flaws. Mozilla worked quickly to fix the problems and released the new version this week.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Google Makes Slight Alterations To AutoLink
When Google first introduced the beta version of the Google Toolbar 3, it contained a feature that caused many heads to turn, as well as an outcry of disapproval.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Firefox 1.0.4 Release Thwarts Recent Exploits
Two critical security holes in the Firefox browser have been patched in this latest software release.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Icahn's Blockbuster Deal May Keep Antioco On Board
A slate of three directors, including Carl Icahn, won a shareholder vote and appointment to the video rental company's board.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Dude, You're Getting A Revenue Increase!
Dell reports a most excellent boost in net profit, and issued a current quarter forecast that can only be called bodacious.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
The GTD Word of Blog Success Story
Lately I have been feeling out of sync with everything I want to get done - oh, you know, in life.
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Date: 2005-05-12
 
Alleged Cisco Hacker Detained In Sweden
Last year's penetration of Cisco's network and theft of source code was only one of thousands of incidents, investigators find.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Windows Mobile Hits The Road
Version 5.0 has some welcome updates, including support for mini hard drives and typewriter-style keyboards.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Yahoo! Another Digital Music Service
RealNetworks and Napster suddenly find the online music subscription business a very crowded field.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Microsoft Announcing Xbox 360 Ahead Of E3
Vendors usually debut their new hardware at the Electronics Entertainment Expo. But Bill Gates wants his MTV instead.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Is Slashdot Poster Really an Apple Employee?
An Apple employee (at least he claims to be an Apple employee) is over on Slashdot saying some interesting things...
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Blog Talk: Conversation Does NOT Need Comments
I see blogs as tools for conversation and personality in enterprise communications. On an abstract level of discussion most bloggers probably agree...
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
You've Got Free E-mail
AOL joins Google and numerous other providers in offering an advertiser supported free e-mail service.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Personal Computing is Social, and Rotten Apples
Apple was built on piracy. The first personal computer was social. Computer clubs sharing 5 1/4 floppies I, II, Lisa.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Adsense Earnings Per Click Changes
There seems to be an increase in the frequency of postings in Adsense forums from publishers noting that their earnings have slipped in the past few days. Of particular note is that a number of publishers are reporting drops in their ‘per click' earnings (to get this figure divide your total earnings for a day by the amount of clicks for that day).
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Google's Chinese Cenorship Considered A Success
Because of China's strict information control and the compliance they demand from foreign businesses, Google was forced to allow Google News to be censored by the Chinese government. In order to release their search engine to the Chinese population, Google had to abide these methods.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
HP Chasing Small Business Market
The company expands its imaging and printing offerings with a new laser printer and a graphics service partnership.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
NTT DoCoMo Finds Way To San Jose
The world's largest mobile communications company, at over 50 million customers, will create an investment subsidiary.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Content Blog or Syndicate blog: Which Is Yours?
Blog content is written in various ways. Content blogs, and reblogging or syndicate blogs, are receiving a fair bit of discussion among various business blog commentators.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Google Content Blocker?
In one of the more humorous gags to target the search engine marketing industry, specifically Google, in recent memory, someone has set up a fake web page offering a Google Content Blocker utility.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Googlism
Want to know what Google thinks of any person, place, thing or date? Googlism it! You call up the Googlism page and enter in the subject matter, and Googlism then lists snippets of information that is culls from the Google-indexed web pages of the world.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Locum Blogging
Thank you to the many well wishers who have emailed to wish us luck and congratulations with our new home. It has been a very busy few days of moving but we're finally in and beginning to feel like we're ‘at home'.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Yahoo's Music Store Undercuts The Entire Market
As expected, Yahoo is unveiling its music subscription service today. What is unexpected is the price. As reported practically everywhere, Yahoo will release today Yahoo Music Unlimited, which charges just $60 a year for unlimited access to over 1,000,000 songs from all four major record labels and many independents, plus transfer those songs to portable players.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Gamers Are Better At Their Jobs
They're not stupid, they're not expendable, and they're not going away, unless it's quitting time and a new game just released today.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Novell Gains, Loses With Linux
The former president of SuSE leaves the firm, and the company makes a Linux security acquisition.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Windows Mobile Users Rate It Highly
Users of portable devices equipped with the Microsoft mobile operating system have been pleased with it.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Wine Project Gets Legal Help
The project, which offers a Windows API implementation that can run on Linux, hasn't had much participation by big users of open source.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
GM Blog Continues To Push The Envelope
There's a new blogger on the GM FastLane Blog, with a new approach - talking to women.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Tokyo Responds To Anti-Japanese Attacks
While media reports blame Chinese and South Korean attackers, the government tightens up its electronic security.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
yTunes Launched!
Okay, it's actually called Yahoo! Music Engine (or YME for short), but a lot of us at the office prefer to call it yTunes.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
EA Leads Videogames In Sales
The challenge comes from rivals and the increase in costs of developing games for advanced game consoles.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Yahoo To Include Music Search With Yahoo Music Unlimited
Today, Yahoo launched a paid music subscription service, which many feel targets iTunes, Napster, and RealNetworks (among others). Because of the way Yahoo entered the market (undercuts, options not available with other services), it's safe to say Yahoo has lofty goals for their service.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
OASIS Works on Reliable Messaging Specs
OASIS continues its work in developing universal standards with another breakthrough announcement. The massive consortium that is OASIS said their member groups have agreed to work toward a web services reliable messaging (WS-RM).
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
AOL Says You've Got Free AIM E-mail
A new download of the AIM client to be made available Thursday will include support for the 2GB e-mail service.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Spammers Get An Unwelcome Inbox Message
Massachusetts Attorney General Tom Reilly files an emergency order to shut down one of the world's largest spam rings.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Warner Music Group Plays A Sour Note
There wasn't a Whole Lotta Love for Warner's IPO today, leaving corporate masters Dazed and Confused.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
MessageCast Acquired by Microsoft
I just received this cryptic note from MessageCast - an RSS alerting company - stating that they were sold.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Google's Blogger To Make Some Big Moves
Blogger's Biz Stone told The Industry Standard that they are considering several enhancements to the service, including Enterprise blogging, privacy controls, and image hosting.
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
The Yahoo Music Engine
This post at Slashdot notes some cool stuff about the Yahoo Music Engine. As it says...
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Date: 2005-05-11
 
Two Firefox Vulnerabilities Found
Mozilla recommends its users temporarily disable Javascript in the browser until a fix is released.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
New Xbox Details Become Known
They may be actual leaks or perhaps careful PR attempts to enhance the buzz about the Xbox 360.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
PalmOne May Challenge iPod
No formal announcement of the LifeDrive Mobile Manager yet, but Amazon.com says it will cost $500 USD.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Sony, Toshiba Talk DVD Formats
The two technology companies wish to avoid the VHS-Betamax conflict that marred early adoption of VCRs.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Web Accelerator Stopped At The Door
I was visiting Whackbag.com, the unofficial Opie & Anthony message boards, and was stopped cold by this message ...
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Insights Into Blogs, Wikis, RSS and Podcasts
If you're an IABC member, the May edition of CW Bulletin is a must-read for getting some excellent insight into all the primary new communication technologies ...
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Apache Pours Some Open Java
Though many said it would never happen, an open-source implementation of the Java programming language may be in the works.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Google Hack Not A Hack
No word on whether anyone's been sacked, and Google claims it wasn't an attack that set its DNS back.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Wikipedia Is The Second Most Popular Reference Site
The open source encyclopedia is now the second most-visited reference Web site, according to Hitwise.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Corporate Blogs -- Instrument For Conversation Alignment
An interesting perspective on corporate blogging from gapingvoid: Every market has an internal and external conversation.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
New Microsoft Mobile OS Debuts Today
Chief Software Architect Bill Gates should announce details about the new operating system at the Mobile and Embedded DevCon in Las Vegas today.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Motorola Make Breakthrough In High-Definition
The technology firm may bring significant price pressure on the big-screen television market.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Social Software Makes It's Way Towards Mass Culture
As someone who's more into the 'fusion cuisine' side of new communication tools and channels rather than the theoretical/cerebral analysis side, I tend not to spend an extraordinary amount of time in digesting long essays and white papers about new media or social networks.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
A Penny For... Carnival of the Capitalists
This week sees an inquisitive approach for the travelling business show, recognized by one and all as Carnival of the Capitalists makes a visit to Todd's great business blog known as A Penny For....
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Sole Practitioner Blogging - What to do When on Holidays?
One of the downsides of being a stay at home sole blogger is that on days when you can't blog (because you are on holidays, sick or….moving house - your blogging can grind to a standstill.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Google Local Mobile Launches For UK
The United Kingdom has become the latest country to receive benefits from an upgrade being offered by Google search.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
PR Face2Face: Jerry Swerling, Principal of Swerling & Associates
Jerry Swerling has more than 30 years of experience as a senior-level communications professional and educator. Today he serves in two capacities.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
CEO Blogs And Why They Won't Happen
With a maze of regulatory rules to navigate regarding company information and the stock market, CEOs don't want to run afoul of the SEC.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
iTunes Gains More Continental Flair
More iTunes Music Stores opened in four European countries as the market leader in online music sales expands.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
goWholesale Launches Blog Search Engine, Services
Because of a number of search engine relevancy discussions, vertical search engines have been a topic of conversations. Vertical search engines are niche-based engines, normally focusing on one industry.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
eBay Suffers Power Outage
The online marketplace has experienced outages in the past, notably a 22 hour shutdown that cost the company heavily.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Answers.com Partners with Shopping.com
GuruNet Corporation, creators of the Answers.com reference-based search engine, and Shopping.com, a leading online comparison shopping site, are pleased to announce an agreement to offer Answers.com users access to the world's most detailed product catalog online.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Cisco Assault Last Year Just Tip Of An Iceberg
Thousands of machines were penetrated just like those on Cisco's network, investigators are finding out a year later.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
GE Taps Into Ecomagination
Global corporate giant General Electric (GE) took the environmental initiative on Monday at George Washington University (GWU). GE president Jeff Immelt announced the ecomagination initiative. GE wants to aggressively bring to market new technologies that will help customers meet pressing environmental challenges.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Gmail Becomes Google Mail In Germany
A naming rights issue has forced Google to change the name of their German email service. Because another party owns the rights to "G-Mail," Google will now call the German service "Google Mail".
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Yahoo And ISS: Just What Do Those Corporations Do Anyway?
Yahoo comes with even more good information on its personal finance web site. They new offer access to the Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and it should be a boon for small investors.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Socialtext: A Virtual Company Looks For A Home
When I was CEO of a risk management software startup, in very risky times, I had the honor of having John Nesheim as an Advisor.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Trend Micro Buys Small Anti-Spyware Company
Trend Micro has entered into an agreement to acquire anti-spyware product developer, InterMute.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Yahoo Moves Towards Online Music Service
In order to capatialize on the online music revolution, Yahoo has announced plans to launch their own online music service, starting with a search engine service to help users find information concerning artists of interest.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Blog from the Gut of Your Company
USA Today has a big story asking why CEOs aren't blogging in droves. I think they are making a bigger deal out of this than is warranted.
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
Blog on the News - Both Good and Bad
Haas MS&L Blogworks - the PR firm behind the GM exec weblog - is asking readers on their new blog ...
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Date: 2005-05-10
 
FCC Broadcast Flag Mandate Rejected
The District of Columbia's Circuit Court says the regulatory agency overstepped its authority.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Google Botches DNS Update
A glitch in the DNS records for the well-known search engine caused browser lookups to fail for a period of time.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Microsoft Extends Reprieve To Pirates
Owners of pirated copies of Windows XP have an opportunity to trade it for a free licensed version.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Nanos Hands In Los Alamos Resignation
The now-former director of the nuclear laboratory departs after two years on the job and will be replaced on an interim basis.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Once Known As A Blog...
I've been saying this for a while too -- the word "blog" will become obsolete. For business purposes we will not need it in the future. But we sure need all the features of the blog.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Personalize Your Google Search
When you search with Google, it sees you as any other Google user. It has no idea what your interests are. Therefore, for the same search words Google will deliver the same results to you and everyone else in the world searching with the same language and country selections.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
PalmOne Lifedrive: Bigger and Badder PDA
PalmOne let information about their new Lifedrive Mobile Manager slip out. This new PDA will have a lot of groovy features although not a huge amount is known about it yet.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Mozilla’s FireFox Full of Lead: Secunia Says Holes Exist
Internet security firm Secunia found holes in internet browser Firefox from the Mozilla company. The problems present two of the first big security problems for the browser that continues to grow in popularity.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
BlackBerry Legions Grow To 3 Million
Research In Motion sees an increase in its base of wireless e-mail users from just six months ago.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
PeopleSoft Founder Leading A New Charge
Those pricey enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications have several drawbacks. Dave Duffield has an answer.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Display Ads Increase Relevant Searches
A recent Yahoo study has discovered companies using the display ad method of online advertising can garner search engine presence improvements because of increased recognition caused by using these ads.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
AOL Goes Blogging
The online service provider opens up AOL Journals to users of its AIM instant messenger service.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Turn Down That iPod
The mass adoption of personal digital music players may be the harbinger of widespread hearing problems.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Grokker.com Bring Visuals To Yahoo Search
Today, Groxis Inc., a search visualization company, announced the launch of Grokker.com, the first web-based version of Groxis' visualization software.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Electronic Bloodhound Sniffs Out Cash
Department of Homeland Security deploys a hand vacuum sized device that can detect large quantities of cash chemically.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Windows Server 2003 R2 Update Released
Improvements touted by Microsoft include better identity and access management, and more UNIX interoperability.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
From War Zone To Web, Navy Keeps Soldiers In Touch
Members of the armed forces serving overseas turn to Internet services supported by a Naval branch.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Mozilla Makes Firefox Security Advisory
Two potential JavaScript exploits have been reported to Mozilla, and active exploit code may exist.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
We Don’t Need No Windows Updates
British school kids may see changes to their computer desktops in school, should a new study have significant impact.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Microsoft’s Doom: Open Source
Microsoft may be in trouble. Right now, Windows dominates the PC market and it has for a while but Linux has developed its following that following may grow if the British government has its way.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Motorola Debuts First Ever Nano Emissive Flat Screen Display
Motorola Labs, the applied research arm of Motorola, Inc., today unveiled a working 5-inch color video display prototype based on proprietary Carbon Nanotube (CNT) technology - a breakthrough technique that could create large, flat panel displays with superior quality, longer lifetimes and lower costs than current offerings.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Blogging: When It's Not a Good Idea
Blogging can be a bad idea. Business blogs are not the answer to everything. I'll bet you never thought you would read those sentiments on this blog.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Feedster Issues RSS Tutorial For Safari Users
Some have questioned whether or not RSS content would continue its rise in popularity, or would it taper off like many Internet fads that have come and gone. Apparently, RSS is here to stay, and its following appears to be getting stronger and stronger.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Disney Vs. Disney Co.
Roy Disney, nephew of legendary company founder Walt Disney and Stanley Gold filed a lawsuit today against the company Walt founded in a Delaware court today. The lawsuit accuses the board at Disney, led by Michael Eisner and Robert Iger and it requests the court overturn the election of Iger as Eisner's replacement.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
NegativeSites.com Offers Users Negative Site List
Recently, Google announced changes to their AdWords policy that will give advertisers more control over what sites display their ads.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Reuters Thailand Rides the Cisco Express
Cisco announced the today the worldwide news agency called Reuters deployed Thailand's Internet Protocol (IP) telephony site in Thailand with 700 Cisco IP Phone 7960Gs, Cisco IP Phone 7940Gs and Cisco Wireless IP Phone 7920s.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Google Working On Web Accelerator Fix
C|Net reports that Google has confirmed that one of the problems with Google Web Accelerator ...
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
Cell Phone Text: A New Approach
Being a proud and dedicated early adopter, I read a couple books on my Palm when Palm-enabled books first became available.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
How To Keep Your Blog Alive When Traveling
One of the downsides of being a stay at home sole blogger is that on days when you can't blog (because you are on holidays, sick or….moving house - your blogging can grind to a standstill.
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
CEOs Refuse To Blog
Via USA Today: Some large companies, including Boeing, General Motors, Hewlett-Packard and Sun Microsystems, are letting senior executives blog ...
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Date: 2005-05-09
 
The Blog Anti Hype
Wait a second, is Nick Denton trying to mine a new vein of anti-blog-hype? Here, listen in...
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Date: 2005-05-08
 
Google Went Down ... Were They Hacked?
Google went offline for a while tonight. Google Blogoscoped was the first to report it, noticing that Google.com, Google News, and Froogle were down.
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Date: 2005-05-08
 
New York Times on Gawker Blogs
The New York Times Article on Nick Denton and Gawker has an array of interesting titbits in it that will make a good weekend read for any aspiring ProBloggers.
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Date: 2005-05-08
 
Robert Scoble More Famous Than Steve Ballmer?
Very interesting. On Google I'm the #1 "robert." But on MSN, I'm #43. On Yahoo I'm #7.
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Date: 2005-05-08
 
If rejected from Google Adsense ... Don't Give Up!
If at first you don't succeed - try try again… In my regular reading of Adsense discussion forums I often read stories of people being declined acceptance into the program.
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Date: 2005-05-08
 
Gawker Blog Network: A nice little earner
Nick Denton, the expat Brit and creator of the Gawker Media blog network, is interviewed today in the New York Times.
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Date: 2005-05-08
 
P&G's Blogging Secret
PR Machine noted recently that P&G is now marketing via blogs. According to AdRants, it's via a ...
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Date: 2005-05-08
 
Just A Geek Working The Room
Well, last week was a very interesting one for me. I met so many interesting people. I wish I had more time with all of them.
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Date: 2005-05-08
 
AO, Technorati Team Up on Open Media 100
The Open Media Revolution is upon us and the folks at AO and Technorati are teaming up to recognize the top 100 ...
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Date: 2005-05-07
 
How Much Does Anchor Text Matter?
One of my all time favorite web searches is for the words "click here." Whenever someone asks how much anchor text matters, I tell them to search for those two little words.
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Date: 2005-05-07
 
Microsoft Reverses Its Position On Anti-Discrimination Bill
MAJOR NEWS. Steve Ballmer is sending email to all Microsoft employees explaining that Microsoft is reversing its position on the anti-discrimination bill.
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Date: 2005-05-07
 
Yahoo Yahoo Is Is The The Most Most Relevant Relevant
Jeremy Zawodny's post about the importance of anchor text, got me to thinking. Mainly, about what other time-wasting games I could play with major search engines.
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Date: 2005-05-07
 
A Character Blog Comes a Little Closer
The fact that I don't object to the concept of a character blog doesn't mean I've seen one yet that doesn't suck.
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Date: 2005-05-07
 
64% of Marketers are Interested in Advertising on Blogs
Interesting feature by Reuters today into Blogs and advertising with some hopeful news for entrepreneurial bloggers who are good/lucky/workaholic/well-connected enough to generate large levels of traffic...
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Date: 2005-05-07
 
Anti-Piracy Rules Shot Down By Court
Regulations proposed by the FCC requiring new digital TVs, DVD recorders, and PCs to contain anti-piracy technology were tossed out by a federal appeals court.
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Date: 2005-05-07
 
Microsoft Switches Gay-Rights Position Again
After being criticized by employees and gay-rights activists, Microsoft changed its position on a Washington state gay-rights bill.
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Date: 2005-05-07
 
HP Execs Launch Blogs and Podcasts
Interex reports that Nora Denzel, HP's senior vice president and general manager of HP's Adaptive Enterprise and Software Global Business Unit ...
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Blogs Now Part of the Marketing Strategy
If you want to gain a deeper understanding of the changing field of communication your blog exists in ...
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Pixar And Disney Together Again
After a well-publicized break in negotiations between the animation studio and the entertainment company, talks may start again.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Web Criminals Switch To Keylogging
While phishing attempts continue to try and trick users into giving up personal info, a new tactic tries to simply observe users and copy their keystrokes instead.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Context For Your Blog
If you want to gain a deeper understanding of the changing field of communication your blog exists in, take a look at the presentations from WOMMA Summit 2005. The focus is obviously word-of-mouth marketing, and blogs are just one tool from that perspective. But many of the speakers did talk about blogs as part of their strategies.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Cooperation Or Competition: Choosing The Right Option
Fierce competition. Never give an inch. Is that really the best way to operate your small business in the Twenty-First Century? I am not convinced that taking no prisoners, as Mary Schmidt of Mary's Blog puts it, is the best approach to business.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
PDAs: Climbing Back Out
PDA sales grew by a substantial 25% in the last quarter according to a new report from the Gartner research firm. Blackberry led the way growing exponentially in Western European sales, beating out traditional PDA frontrunner PalmOne and HP.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Google Web Accelerator and Security
The web is abuzz with talk of the pros and cons of the new Google Web Accelerator. Mostly the con, and the issue is privacy. I want to let you in on an immediate problem you must understand.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Web Accelerator and Your 404 Page
Google Web Accelerator's most useful function is that it, in theory, removes the Slashdot effect where you get a 404 "Page Not Found" error when visiting an overburdened site. But what happens when you type in an address that doesn't exist?
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
California Moves Violent Video Game Bill Along
Lawmakers introduce legislation to enforce what is already practiced in the video game industry.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Edgy Advertisements Reach The Bathroom
Georgia-Pacific's bath-tissue maker Angel Soft hopes to emulate the online advertising success of other companies.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Another Site Caught Gaming Google
Yet another highly regarded site with high PageRank has been caught gaming Google. This time, its Syndic8.com, and once again, Andy Baio is on the case.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Broadcast Flag Stricken By Court
A federal appellate court sides with the American Library Association and strikes down the FCC mandate.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Snocap Icing Deals With Major Music Companies
EMI joins Universal and Sony in signing up for Shawn Fanning's new digital content licensing and copyright management service.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Intel, Sprint, Join On WiMAX
The chipmaker and the telecom company want to offer hardware and services for the proposed wireless broadband standard.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Three Britons Jailed On Software Piracy
Members of a global gang of software thieves find their efforts ending with court sentencing and jail terms.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Google Print Meets European Print
Cultural concerns in Europe over Google's plan to put several well-known libraries online trigger a rival effort.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
SBC Wants Regulatory Break, But FCC Says No
Existing rules prevent telecoms from offering new Internet-based services, claims the San Antonio-based telco.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
OpenOffice Is Open Season on MSOffice
Sun Microsystems and some volunteer programmers have done something wonderful. They come up with a FREE office suite program. It's got a word processing program called Writer that reads documents from Word and WordPerfect. It's got a spreadsheet program called Calc that will open will open Excel files.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Federal Court Ditches Flag Order
The Court of Appeals in Washington D.C. stomped the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) today in a ruling saying the overstepped its authority in ordering electronics manufacturers from putting a "broadcast flag" device in television sets and other video recording devices.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
Tornado Chasing Mobile Bloggers
Congrats to Team WeatherBug. Our clients are chasing tornadoes in the Midwest and moblogging it. They finally spotted one yesterday after nearly a week on the road.
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Date: 2005-05-06
 
The Google Web Accelerator
Google has just released this product from Labs: The Google Web Accelerator (beta), which is designed to speed up your Internet Explorer browsing experience.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Intel Experiments With Desktops
Their funded virtual desktop project at Cambridge University has become a Silicon Valley startup, and Intel is tweaking its chips to take advantage of their work.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Blogging Advice For Target
When you see a company from the outside you often don't realize that what you are seeing is the work of people and that those people's attitudes, perceptions, beliefs, philosophies, lifestyles, behaviors, theories, ideas, are reflected in what you interact with.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
IBM Restructure Will Eliminate Up To 13,000 Jobs
The computer maker will also take a charge in the second quarter as part of the restructuring process in Europe.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Bluetooth Getting Speed Boost From UWB
Wireless developers are bringing together the two technologies and may finally spur Bluetooth growth.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Microsoft To Offer Technology Licensing
The software company has developed far more technology than it might reasonably bring to market.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
RIM Shoots Ahead On BlackBerry Sales
Wireless e-mail has become the killer application for users, and a need for it drives PDA sales in the first quarter.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Yahoo Shows Off On Video
Search engine wars open another front as the Sunnyvale-based portal company pulls ahead of rival Google in the video search space.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
World Cup Offer Kicks Users In The E-mail
The Sober worm continues to clog up servers and cause problems for users around the globe.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Al Gore To Get Internet Award
He joked about inventing the Internet, but the former Vice-President's contributions were key to its development.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Blog Advice: Target Should Find, Listen, Engage and Empower
Robert Scoble is meeting with the Target Corporation this morning and is asking the blogosphere for advice for the retail giant.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Critiquing the Critiquing of Weblogs Inc Blogs
Jacob has an interesting critique on Weblogs Inc - taking a close look at the topic and posting frequency of some of their blogs.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Symantec Records Excellent Profit
Good news from the first quarter for the Cupertino-based top seller of security software as earnings rise.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Blogs and Agriculture: Farming the Blogosphere
Agriculture and blogging are really made for one another. Perhaps, I should say they can grow together and produce a bumper crop.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
HP Buys Out Nearly 2,000 Employees
Voluntary severance packages find a lot of takers in the company's imaging and printing division.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Google Goes To China
While the search engine company has had an office in Hong Kong for some time, they can now work in Mainland China.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Newsmap Brings the Heat to Google News
We all love how Google News lets us see the top news stories at a glance. But, a clever programmer named Marcos Weskamp has created an even better way to see-actually, to visualize-these news stories.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Blackberry Jams Other PDAs Into A Cobbler
Blackberry climbs to the top of the heap in PDA sales over the head of palmOne in sales worldwide of the PDAs. The extraordinary increase is attributed to Western European sales, which grew a whopping 84.3%.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Your Taxi Recommends Fine Dining
A division of Targeted Media Partners will place interactive touch screens in cabs in three cities.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
British Try To Top 300 MPH In Electric Car
Sorry folks, it's not a new Monty Python sketch, but a serious attempt to break a speed record instead.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Yahoo Bolsters News at Cnet’s Expense
Yahoo has hired Patrick Houston, formerly editor in chief at Cnet Networks, to run its technology news site.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
EMI Joins Universal, Sony, On Authorized Music Sharing
A deal inked with tech firm Snocap links EMI with the two largest music companies and may lead to legal peer-to-peer (P2P) sharing.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Google Accelerates The Web
New software to be offered by the search engine company would route web requests through its computers to speed up retrieval.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
I WANT MY YAHOO TV!
Yahoo took another search engine leap today by offering a video option when looking through Yahoo's search engine. With video clips from top names like CBS, Buena Vista Pictures(Disney), VH1, MTV and a whole host of others, Yahoo continues to add to their offerings.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
What’s Wrong with Blogging
I once heard of a debate between a Christian group and a Pagan group - it could have been a pretty un-constructive rant like event where one group tells the other group what's wrong with it and visa versa - everyone would have gone home with the same opinions that they came with - however this debate was different.
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Date: 2005-05-05
 
Xbox May Come Home For Christmas
Bill Gates may not have meant to let it slip that the next-generation game console would ship in 2005, but he did.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
IBM To Power Shopping Carts
The Armonk-based tech company wants to help you shop by providing your cart with a touch screen shopping buddy.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
1500 Microsoft Bloggers Can Keep a Secret But Gates Can't
Microsoft has a secret. They know when the next Xbox is shipping. Surely a handful or more of Microsoft's 1500 bloggers have this information tucked away inside their big brains.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Yahoo Seeking Contextual Search Scientist/Engineers
From time to time I post jobs here. We have a couple openings in our contextual search group.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
CNET Has a Point ... But Bloggers Go On The Attack
I have not always been the biggest fan of C/Net News.com - and during the dot-com days, would joke that their traffic was made up of PR firms, in-house PR people and the VC firms.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Microsoft, Viacom In Another Xbox Promotion
New subscribers to Viacom's Showtime cable channel will receive a choice of Xbox promotional items.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Qwest Finally Out Of MCI Bidding
The Denver-based telecommunication company plans to pursue other deals in the merger-filled telecom industry.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Amazon.com And Wine Retailer In Partnership
Wine.com to receive directed traffic from the Seattle-based online retailer in new agreement announced Tuesday.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Australian Workers May Get Privacy Boost
A bill introduced in New South Wales would ban employers from snooping into employee e-mail messages without prior warning.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Novell Acquires Patents From Commerce One
Utah-based tech concern Novell picks up 39 valuable business to business and web services patents from their bankrupt owner.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Marketers Follow Viewers To The Web
US consumers have been putting aside television for a few years, and now marketers may be doing the same.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Apple: Panther Sharpens Claws With New Update
Apple put out their latest security update (2005-005) on Tuesday. It has a number of fixes for OS X v10.3.9 and the Server v10.3.9. This patch provides a number of fixes for several systems including the following:
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Sony Burns Up The DVD Burner Market
Sony added two new DVD burners to its offering in the 800 series. The internal DRU-800A and the external DRX-800UL burners support 4X DVD R Dual Layering technology and can burn roughly 8.5 gigs of video, audio or data onto a single DVD-R-UL. This will get you 4 hours of video.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Geek Blogger With Ego Inflation?
It's easy to keep my ego in check. I haven't built a new product. I haven't cured cancer. I haven't increased Microsoft's stock price.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Google Slashes Urchin On Demand Price
InfoWorld reports that Google has slashed the price of Urchin On Demand, the website analytics service produced by the company they aquired earlier this year.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
New Blogs On The Block
Let me introduce you to some new blogs - 5 of which have been added to the 9 Rules Network in the past 24 hours and 1 that is being developed by a good friend of mine - in fact the person who designed this blog.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Ask Jeeves Cutting Number Of Ads By 31%
AskJeeves last month began to implement a program to reduce the number of ads atop search results by 31%, a move intended to boost customer satisfaction and the bottom line.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
My Backpack
I've decided to test Backpack with their free service. My hope is that it will help me to be a little more organized in my blogging.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
OASIS Plans Open Standards Day In Amsterdam
The open standards consortium OASIS plans a one-day conference on May 24th in Amsterdam. The OASIS Open Standards Day will be held in conjunction with the IDEAlliance XTech 2005 Conference & Exhibition (formerly XML Europe).
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
EA Challenged By Profit Decrease
The largest maker of video games acknowledged a 91% drop in profit for the first quarter of the year.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Blog Post Ideas: Follow Up Previous Ideas
Followup blog posts. Writing a blog post that continues a previous, but often unfinished idea, provides a number of real and very tangible benefits.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Lockheed Martin Submits Spaceship Proposal
NASA begins receiving proposals on the craft that will replace the shuttle, the Crew Exploration Vehicle (CEV).
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Adam Curry Returns To The Airwaves
He won't be broadcasting videos, though. The podcast inventor joins SIRIUS Satellite Radio with a podcasting show.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
eBay User Threatens Company Executives
Bizarre case of a Romanian native who was upset at the online auction company for not paying him for fraud ends with jail time and fines.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Your Computer Has Spyware
In the findings of one software company, 88% of all consumer PCs it surveyed have spyware residing somewhere on their drives.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Bloggin’ Longhorn? Microsoft Wants You!
Microsoft has put out the word via Robert Scoble that Microsoft is looking for a few good bloggers to help critique there new version of Windows in the coming months before its release. Team 99 as it is being called needs folks who know Windows and know how to blog.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
PDA Sales On The Upswing
Devices with larger displays and QWERTY keyboard have global appeal through the first 3 months of 2005.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
IBM Helps XML Along With Some New Tools
IBM added some nice new features for XML in its Emerging Technologies Toolkit. The alpha versions available at their website including an XML document editor and an XML forms generator.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Is Backpack a Blog, a Wiki or Something Else?
Whatever you want to call it, Backpack is freakin' awesome. Backpack lets you create and share lists, photos, documents ...
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Forrester: Online Marketing to Reach $26 Billion by 2010
Forrester has just released its U.S. forecast for online advertising. Overall, the confidence level with traditional advertising channels is eroding which is creating more opportunities for online spending.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Tech Journalists Getting Fed Up With NDAs and Embargos
I read Molly Wood's Inside tech journalism: the NDA game with great interest for two reasons.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Blog Talk: News Embargoes Are More Important Than Ever
Yahoo corporate blogger Jeremy Zawodny wonders if media embargoes are overused, thanks in part, to the role of corporate blogs...
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Future of Online Content is Bright
Could it be that in the future, only poor people will read magazines? Don't laugh. It will happen.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Good Blog Consultants Are More Than Implementers
I've gotten a couple comments and emails on my last article that I want to address. The first one is: There seems to be a built-in assumption in your article that "blog consultants" are just implementers.
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Date: 2005-05-04
 
Vespa Blogs to Shine the Spotlight on Customers
Today I am very proud to write here that CooperKatz's Micro Persuasion practice has secured a new corporate blogging engagement, and it's a big one - Vespa scooters.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Google News to Get Quality Update
A patent application by Google aims to improve the results of its news searches by creating a news source credibility database.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
VeriSign Opening Center In India
Bangalore's job market continues to enjoy growth as another American technology company expands its presence.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Integrating Blogs With PR And Marketing
First there was Business Week featuring Steve Rubel in their cover story on blogs last week, complete with full-page photo.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
No Soapboxes Please, We’re British
Prior to the upcoming election, Britons are showing a stiff upper blog and sharing their political opinions online.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Microsoft Update Meets Federal Standard
Windows XP update to add support for Wi-Fi Protected Access 2 opens a new facet to marketing the operating system.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
ASA 5500 From Cisco Systems At Interop Helps Security
Networking juggernaut Cisco Systems Inc. will unveil their newest offering in the world of networking technology during Cisco CEO John Chambers' keynote address at Interop this morning. The ASA 5500 combines many new features in a sleek new device for organizations that like to one stop shop.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
PR Face2Face: Dan Gillmor, Founder, Grassroots Media Inc.
PR Face2Face is a special series of interviews with the top public relations and publicity professionals in the country, as well as with people involved in the public relations world. The ninth installment is Dan Gillmor, founder of Grassroots Media Inc.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Google News Patent Application - Full Text
Google has filed a patent application titled: Systems and methods for improving the ranking of news articles.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Longhorn Wants You to Organize, Not Search
Apparently Microsoft has decided to take a different approach for finding stuff on your desktop in Longhorn, the next Windows operating system, due in 2006.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
XTRA Google
Here's a nice web page that you can use instead of the usual Google homepage that makes it easier to begin many types of searches that Google now offers.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
SANS Top 20 Lists Vulnerabilities
Potential issues for Microsoft, Unix, and yes, Mac, platforms listed by the information security firm in its quarterly listing.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Blogging as Farming - How to Grow a Bumper Blogging Crop
On the weekend I was speaking with a friend, Alex, who is a Farmer about blogging and the more we talked the more we realized that there is a lot of similarities between what we do. I thought I'd rehash some of the main points from our conversation here:
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Content Blogs Versus Syndicate Blogs?
Scrivs takes a look at whether its best to write an original content blog or a syndicated (linking to others articles) blog. It is a good question that is well worth thinking through for each of your blogs.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Broadcast Flags To Air In July
Anti-digital TV piracy measure goes into effect, aimed at preventing viewers from reproducing and distributing Hollywood classics like "Ishtar."
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
The Power of the Passive Link
Eric Ward at Search Engine Guide writes about the power of the passive inbound link. In short - a passive link is a link you don't buy, ask for or trade links for.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Backpack From 37 Signals
37 Signals is launching their latest project - Backpack - on Tuesday. Whilst the main site doesn't seem to have gone live yet a number of previews of this new program have been written which you should check out.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Limelight Shines On Xbox
Content deliver provider inks deal with Microsoft to provide exclusive hosting for multiplayer games on the next generation platform.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Sony and Microsoft Create Havoc
Next generation consoles from the two companies, plus a rumored project from Nintendo, cause developers endless headaches.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Wireless Security Goes Open Source
Developer's kit from chipmaker Atheros Communications to offer users an easily implemented wireless LAN security setup.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Buying Or Just Browsing Online
Online shoppers aren't impulsive buyers, according to a study of 8 million consumers and their Internet buying habits.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
OASIS Takes Another Step on SOA
OASIS, the consortium of electronic business mega corporations, takes another step in its goal of international standards for the internet world. They announced the development of a committee to create a reference model for service-oriented-architectures (SOA-RM).
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Patients Take Heart In Scanner Improvements
New and improved computerized tomography (CT) scanners mean heart patients may not need an invasive angiogram.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
E-mail Greater Distraction Than Drugs
In a British study, researchers find the continual interruption of e-mail causes a greater IQ loss than marijuana does.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Prepaid Cellular Of Cingular Interest
Once disdaining the high turnover prepaid market, Cingular turns 180 degrees and plans a big marketing push.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
X-Box360: It Doesn’t Get Any Better Than This
Australian Financial News quote Microsoft master Gates as saying the new Xbox will make gaming more convivial. It's not a word you hear everyday. Honestly, I'm not familiar with it so I looked it up. Mirriam Webster said it means this:
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Bill Gates, Xbox, To Drive High Definition
Although specs for the new game console still haven't been revealed, the Chief Software Architect says it's going to look great in high-def.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Official Find Attempts To Cut Through Search Spam
One of the biggest complaints concerning the use of search engines is the amount of erroneous results appearing with normal keyword queries. Because of the explosion of search engine optimization, search results are often crammed full of useless results residing to only increase a company's SERP position.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Hewlett Packard And EMC Settle Lawsuits
Long-running patent suits between the two technology companies finally come to a close with a settlement.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
JotSpot Boxes In Ken Norton
Application wiki provider lures Yahoo's product manager for Yahoo search away from the portal company.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
The Apple Rolls On: IMAC with G5 Power
Apple trucked out the new IMAC G5 and it's loaded with features including G5 processors. This compact little package crams a lot of bang into the buck and does it with style.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
World Cup Fans Sober Up On Worm Attack
A variant of the Sober worm has been appearing as an enticement to fans seeking World Cup tickets.
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Date: 2005-05-03
 
Shuttle Launch Delay Not A Problem
Concerns over potential issues with ice forming on the shuttle enough to merit prudent rescheduling of mission.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Tiger Sales Burn Brightly For Apple
Apple devotees line up early to pay $129 for the latest update to OS X and new features Microsoft hopes to match in late 2006.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Tagging Data Will Help Future Searches
Few people take the time to organize data like digital photos, and several companies want to help them find a vacation photo years after taking it.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Internet And Cellphones Hindering 911 Centers
Proliferation of new technologies like Voice over Internet Protocol making it difficult for emergency dispatchers to find callers.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Corporate Fan Blogs
That's a nice, and immediately understandable, phrase: Corporate Fan Blogs. Halley Suitt writes about them in Worthwhile ...
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Go Go Mozilla: FireFox 50 Million Mark
Internet browser Firefox has hit the 50 million-download mark and continues to grow in the monopolistic environment created by software leviathan Microsoft. All these downloads happened in the short span of 171 days.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Microsoft Joins WiMedia Ultra-Wideband Trade Organization
Group supporting a competing proposal for providing ultra-wideband (UWB) short-range wireless gets Microsoft as a promoter member.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
iTunes Becomes Tasty Target For Criminals
Widely used digital music subscription software proves irresistible to script kiddies and sophisticated thieves.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Macromedia Makes Conferencing A Breeze
Company announces major release of its collaboration software today, touting its web communication features.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Microsoft Bolstering IE7 Security Features
Beta testers and future users of the next update to Internet Explorer will have to be running Windows XP SP2, though.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Businesses Must Improve Computer Security
Lengthy string of highly publicized breaches could lead to the federal government passing a law requiring better security.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Rockets End an Era: SkyLarks and Titans
Britain ended an era with the launch of the 441st and final Skylark rocket. The rocket launched from Sweden and contains several experiments for the European Space Agency. This marks the end of nearly 50 years of British contributions to the exploration of space.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Canadian Rejection Of DMCA Rejected By US
US Trade Representative rewards Canadian rejection of DMCA by placing Canada on an intellectual property watch list.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Sun Will Not Go Private
Scott McNealy denies reports that the technology company plans to buyback its stock and bid adieu to Sarbanes-Oxley.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Look Mom: A New Planet
About a year ago, a red speck appeared next to a brown dwarf star in the Hydra constellation. The European Southern Observatory eyed this red dot with its telescope in Chile. Scientists speculated this speck might be a previously unknown planet. It would seem they were right.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Hundreds of Developers at Microsoft and SAP Working Together
Hundreds of developers at Microsoft and SAP will work together on a new product designed to link together their business software ...
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Learn About Blogs Before You Buy Blog Tools
Two guys sit down at a bar and start talking. One says to the other, "Hey, do you know how much hammers cost, and where I can buy one?"...
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Sony Robot Making Grade In School
The Qrio robot developed by Sony Intelligence Dynamics Laboratories attends a nursery school in California.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Blog Networks and Blog Ownership
I've been following on with interest and fascination at John Battelle's emerging FMPublishing project. John is attempting to build a publishing company ...
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
AOL Triton Update To AIM Goes Modular
New AIM client will expand beyond supporting video conferencing and Voice over Internet Protocol.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Mighty Morphin’ Namco Bandai
Bandai and Namco announced they would be merging in a $1.7 billion deal, making them stronger in the epic battles of Japanese toy companies. The merger would put them in the #3 spot of largest toy makers in Japan.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Soderbergh Releasing Film To Multiple Outlets
Oscar-winning director will release six films at theaters, on DVD, and through pay-per-view cable and satellite options simultaneously.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Koppel Hints Bloggers Are a Headache for TV News
An interview with Ted Koppel in the New York Times Magazine turned up this item: NYT: What's the biggest problem with network TV news today ...
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Firefox Market Share on O'Reilly Sites
Over on O'Reilly Radar, Tim writes about the browser stats they're seeing across the O'Reilly Network and summarizes by saying...
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Microsoft Using Bloggers To Build Longhorn Buzz
I've been asked to restart "Team 99." What was that? Well, Longhorn got its name from the bar that's between Whistler and Blackcomb up in British Columbia.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Fox Drives Movie Promotion On Your PC
News Corp and Maven Networks in partnership on delivery of downloadable movie trailers and content.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
ABC News Becomes 1st PSP Content Provider
Major news network offers downloadable news and information to PlayStation Portable users.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Microsoft's Team 99 May Not Be a Winner?
Did I say that this is the only effort Microsoft is making to engage with customers about Longhorn? No.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Microsoft To Open Source: Let’s Chat
A recently extended invitation from the Redmond-based software titan to the open source community calls for discussion and bridge building.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Military Exposes Investigation Data By Mistake
Failure to properly edit a PDF file posted to a military web site reveals details of the investigation into the shooting of an Italian agent.
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Date: 2005-05-02
 
Joe Wilcox Talks About Longhorn Marketing
Like I said, I'm gonna stay quiet on Longhorn until Beta 1 is in your hands. "But I see the worst mistakes being messaging and marketing, rather than dramatically falling behind in innovation." ...
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Date: 2005-05-01
 
Keyword Density: SEO considerations
Most website owners talk about their most important keywords, but very few really do anything about them.
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Date: 2005-05-01
 
Hanging out with the Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Crew
A couple months ago, the fabulously popular Extreme Makeover: Home Edition came to Phoenix. And, I had the luxury and luck to be able to get a full pass on the set, roam around wherever I wanted to go.
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Date: 2005-05-01
 
Sirius to Offer Podcasts
On the heals of Infinity Broadcasting's recent news, Sirius Satellite Radio will announce tomorrow that it's getting into the podcasting mix by teaming up ...
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Date: 2005-05-01
 
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