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Dion Hinchcliffe: Cloud computing and the return of the platform wars

Mary Jo Foley: Microsoft accidentally confirms Windows 7 RC coming in May

Sam Diaz: NVIDIA countersues Intel over licensing agreement

Apple WWDC dates released; Will Steve Jobs be there?

From Internet to enternet, creating the energy network At the Green: Net '09 Conference in San Francisco, Bob Metcalfe, a general partner at Polaris Venture Partners, explained how Washington actually helped the Internet, and where the best place to look for green innovations now are. He says that as the enternet--the energy network--develops, creators will look to the structure of the Internet as a guide.
BusinessWeek: The Apps Battle Heats Up