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Here are today’s notable headlines. You can get News To Know via email alert and RSS daily.  For continuous updates see BNET’s around-the-Web tech coverage.

Sam Diaz: WSJ: IBM in talks to buy Sun

Privacy group to FTC: Google's cloud is unsafe

Larry Dignan: Apple iPhone 3.0 beta preview: The big takeaways

iPhone OS 3.0: Copy and paste At long last, iPhone users will soon be able to copy and paste text and images. Apple's senior vice president of iPhone software, Scott Forstall, demonstrates the new tap-and-drag feature.
Dancho Danchev: Comcast responds to passwords leak on Scribd

Google: Google Chrome has a new beta  Diaz: Google Chrome: Still value in a "beta"

Zack WhittakerIs Google slowly alienating the Microsoft cloud market?

Michael Krigsman: IDC Directions09: Analyst perspectives on IT failure

 

Jennifer Leggio: Spotlight on Austin: Click Forensics' Steve O'Brien

Survival of the smartest – How to thrive In a slumping economy

Webware Radar: Alltop launches personal pages

John MorrisBehind Dell's designs for its Adamo laptop

Dana Blankenhorn: Is Microsoft Amalga in trouble?