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Notable headlines:New York Times: A Mystery Solved: ‘Fake Steve’ Blogger Comes Clean. Damn, I am so busted, yo.
Written by Larry Dignan, Contributor

Notable headlines: New York Times: A Mystery Solved: ‘Fake Steve’ Blogger Comes Clean. Damn, I am so busted, yo. Larry Dignan: Fake Steve Jobs outed by New York Times. Techmeme.

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Microsoft and open source: Frost sightings in hell.

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Dan Kusnetzky: Thinstall puts application virtualization on a diet.

Paul Murphy: iSense? Got’em? SASPO? IEED?

Engadget: Wibrain's B1 UMPC: hideous, yet strangely appealing.

New York Times: I.B.M. Near Supercomputer Contract.

Dana Blankenhorn: Has Ubuntu clinched the desktop Linux market? Mary Jo Foley: Microsoft Popfly to hit public beta soon. Help Microsoft come up with a cool product name.

David Berlind: Are Linus Torvalds, IBM, AMD, others at odds over pushing hardware drivers out of Linux? Review: Iomega eGo Portable Hard Drive.

64-bit PCs: Drivers wanted. Harry Fuller: House: we have an energy bill. TechCrunch: Virtual World Hangouts: So Many To Choose From.

Russell Shaw: Apple Patent app reveals iPhone-compatible Multi-Touch Gesture Dictionary.

Democrats to push new Net sex-predator laws.

PaidContent.org: Online Search/Commerce Services Firm Accoona Files For $80.5 Million IPO.

Michael Krigsman: North Carolina: IT Report Card. Treasury Department: Stop the IT Madness.

Richard Stiennon: China's golden cyber shield? Not.

Xbox repair process leaves gamers in a fix.

Photos: Where airplanes go to recoup (right).

Garett Rogers: Google tests a new suggest feature on result pages.

Dan Farber: Enterprise 2.0 in a nutshell.

Samsung chip lines fully working after power outage. Semiconductor sales fall on lower prices. Mitch Ratcliffe: Social Network Dead-Ends. Roland Piquepaille: The physics of beer bubbles.

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