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Larry Dignan: Facebook snares $200 million investment from Russian investor
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes: Psystar files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection
Larry Dignan: Psystar files for Chapter 11 (download petition); Blames economy, suppliers not Apple legal spat
Sam Diaz: Intel: New Nehalem chip has "dramatic" performance gains
Ryan Naraine: Twitter API ripe for abuse by web worms
Matthew Miller: Nokia opens the Ovi Store across the globe
Larry Dignan: Apple eyeing $1 billion North Carolina data center
Larry Dignan: Microsoft: Plotting an acquisition or joint venture?
Christopher Dawson: One more reason to use Windows 7?
Sean Portnoy: Pioneer launches trio of new A/V receivers with iPod/iPhone support
Joe McKendrick: Manes: no bones about it, 'SOA' (as we knew it) is still dead
Christopher Dawson: Eating my own dogfood?
John Morris: Lenovo IdeaPad S12 pushes netbooks in new directions; Intel, Microsoft push back
Chris Jablonski: A 'simpler' invisibility cloak
Christopher Dawson: Forget Moblin! Ubuntu Netbook Remix rocks on the Classmate
Sheri McLeish: Microsoft Office still owns the desktop, future of StarOffice unclear
Zack Whittaker: Lifting the lid on Windows 8 "Copenhagen" concepts
Heather Clancy: E-waste watchdogs have hackles up over proposed bill
Donald J. Patterson: Micro-presence: changing the 'status' quo
Mary Jo Foley: Microsoft confirms Zune HD, video-service tie to Xbox
ZDNet Australia: Melbourne university taps cloud to water farms
Dana Gardner: Fax proves a lingering business process communications point in need of automation
Jason Perlow: The Ultimate Tablet: On Palm's webOS?
Jennifer Bergen: Gadget Gal's daily deals: Sales on HP laptops and Kodak products, Canon PowerShot
Mary Jo Foley: What if the new name for Microsoft Live Search is ... Yahoo?
Rachel King: Canon offering workshops to new, current EOS users
Mary Jo Foley: SP2 for Vista, Windows Server 2008 now on Microsoft Download site
Larry Dignan: 10 things you still have to worry about until cloud computing becomes reality
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes: Windows Vista SP2 ready for download (and Windows Server 2008)
Jason Hiner: Google's biggest threat in mobile search: iPhone apps
Dan Kusnetzky: Ads not fit to print
Paul Greenberg: CRM Playaz Episode #9: SAP, Sage, Serious, Merry, Eat, Drink, Bling
Andrew Nusca: How IT can help save the global financial system
Larry Dignan: VMWare executive shows off fluid network switching