News to know: Facebook; Apple and Cisco patches

Notable headlines:Facebook's new platform:Dan Farber: Facebook: The social Web utility company. Facebook's Zuckerberg uncorks the social graph.

Notable headlines:

Facebook's new platform:

Dan Farber: Facebook: The social Web utility company. Facebook's Zuckerberg uncorks the social graph. Facebook: We just want to share information more efficiently

Facebook welcomes outside services. Video. Steve O'Hear: More thoughts on Facebook's new platform.

Donna Bogatin: Who needs Facebook? Students fight back. Techmeme roundup. George Ou: Is the Drobo 'storage robot' fact or myth?

Cisco patches security flaws in number of products.

With FON deal, Boingo aims to expand network.

Mary Jo Foley: Putting lipstick on a cancelled PDC pig.

Ryan Naraine: Apple patch batch fixes 17 Mac OS X vulnerabilities.

Mary Jo Foley: Enthusiasts progress with plans to resurrect Windows 'Longhorn'.

What Wal-Mart means to Dell. Larry Dignan: Dell officially does Wal-Mart; more partners?

Gallery:

Linux penguin to race in the Indy 500.

Ryan Naraine: ActiveX flaw project hits Microsoft Office 2000. May 30 is D-Day for Firefox 1.5.

UK Microsoft: Label incompetent IT pros.

Dan Farber: On the campaign trail with McAfee’s Dave DeWalt.

Computerworld: The top 10 dead (or dying) computer skills.

Joe McKendrick: How to keep too many cooks from spoiling the SOA broth.

Larry Dignan: Will SarbOx change ding IT vendors? John Newton: SarbOx Changes--Good for business, bad for IT Vendors.

Researchers show off virtual human in 4D.

Gallery.

Adrian Kingsley-Hughes: Is it too late for managed Blu-ray and HD-DVD copying? Techmeme. AppleInsider: Closing the book on Apple's Mac mini. Dana Blankenhorn: Can Novell get its good name back?

Donna Bogatin: Google declares war on $2 trillion health care industry.

Computerworld: Post Va. Tech, campus CIOs face demands to boost communications.

Baseline: ITILv3: What you need to know.