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posted in November 2009

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Large Hadron Collider Breaks Energy Record
News  |  11/30/2009
The physics community is excited to see CERN's particle accelerator up and running again.
Dell Dabbles With Chrome OS
News  |  11/30/2009
Owners of Dell Mini 10v netbooks can now try a version of Google's Chrome OS for themselves.
Apple Accepts PhoneGap For iPhone Development
News  |  11/25/2009
Cross-platform mobile development is getting easier, thanks to frameworks that leverage Web technology.
Apple Sues To Stop Power Adapter Knock Offs
News  |  11/25/2009
A lawsuit filed on Monday charges a California-based company with copying a patented Apple design.
Google, TiVo Partner For TV Data
News  |  11/24/2009
TV advertisers can look forward to a deeper understanding of how TiVo viewers receive their ads.
Microsoft, News Corporation Plan Foot-Shooting
Commentary  |  11/23/2009
Microsoft is reportedly discussing a deal that would see News Corporation remove its Web sites, such as the Wall Street Journal, from Google's index.
Microsoft Bing Cashback Not Always A Bargain
News  |  11/23/2009
Microsoft's search rebate program inflates some prices for online shoppers, claims a competitor.
Google Buys Ad Start-Up Teracent
News  |  11/23/2009
Teracent's technology will help Google automate display ad design and delivery.
Word, We Need To Talk
Commentary  |  11/20/2009
Hey there, Word. How're things? Seems like you're doing okay. I hear you have a new release coming shortly, in Office 2010. In fact, I've been meaning to talk to you about that.
Chrome OS: There Will Be Local Storage
News  |  11/20/2009
Despite what Google says, not all data will be in the cloud.
Google Chrome OS Depends On Hardware Partners
News  |  11/19/2009
Despite its focus on the Web -- a platform with proven appeal -- Chrome OS will also need compelling hardware to compete against Apple's anticipated tablet and Windows netbooks.
Google Releases Chrome OS Code
News  |  11/19/2009
Developers can now participate in the Chrome OS open source project and help Google bring its new operating system to market next year.
Lawmakers Slam Deceptive Web Marketers
News  |  11/18/2009
Post-transaction marketing abuses bring calls for stronger oversight.
Mozilla Releases Firefox 3.6 Beta 3
News  |  11/18/2009
The third beta version of the next Firefox sports speed and stability improvements.
Google Phone Coming, Report Claims
News  |  11/18/2009
But for many, a Google phone doesn't make sense.
YouTube Direct Forgets Payments
Commentary  |  11/17/2009
YouTube on Tuesday introduced YouTube Direct, a Web platform designed to help media organizations solicit, screen and rebroadcast video clips submitted by citizen journalists.
Cyber Warfare Warning Sounded
News  |  11/17/2009
In its annual report on cybercrime, McAfee says that the age of cyber warfare has arrived.
Glide OS Extends Search
News  |  11/16/2009
TransMedia's forthcoming revision of its media sharing service will be accessible from any Web site through a browser plug-in.
Google Apps Gets LTech Management Tools
News  |  11/16/2009
The switch to cloud computing doesn't have to mean giving up administrative power.
Microsoft 'Sudo' Patent No Danger To Unix
News  |  11/13/2009
The recent "Rights elevator" patent granted to Microsoft covers a graphic user interface element.
Google Gets Gizmo5
News  |  11/12/2009
The acquisition is likely to bring VOIP capabilities to Google Voice, making it more competitive with Skype.
Web 2.0 Expo: The Power Of Less
News  |  11/12/2009
The industry's premier event will explore opportunities for innovation in a time of uncertainty, amid the entrepreneurial spirit of New York's Web community.
Google 'Go' Name Brings Accusations Of 'Evil'
News  |  11/11/2009
Developers want Google to change the name of its new Go language because there's already a Go! language.
Google Search Visualizes Global Data
News  |  11/11/2009
Data made available by the World Bank is now being used to provide visual support for statistical queries.
Google Introduces 'Go' Programming Language
News  |  11/10/2009
Go aims to combine the benefits of rapid application development with program execution speed.
Google To Acquire AdMob
News  |  11/9/2009
With Android adoption about to "explode," Google is betting on mobile advertising.
Google Computes News Quality
News  |  11/6/2009
A recently filed patent application suggests that Google is taking steps to promote news produced by major media companies on Google News.
Google Dashboard Enhances Privacy Control
News  |  11/6/2009
To help users understand the privacy implications of its services, Google has created a unified view of the data associated with Google Accounts.
Enterprise 2.0: Google Wave, A Solution Seeking A Problem?
News  |  11/5/2009
The difficulty people have understanding Google Wave reflects broader uncertainty about the value of Enterprise 2.0 in the workplace.
Google Releases Internal JavaScript Tools
News  |  11/5/2009
Developers can now optimize their JavaScript code with tools used by Google's engineers.
Enterprise 2.0: The Emperor's New Clothes?
News  |  11/4/2009
Skepticism about the utility and value of Enterprise 2.0 were addressed at a conference panel session.
Enterprise 2.0: Novell, SAP, ThoughtWorks Ride Google Wave
News  |  11/4/2009
Business software vendors have begun building on the Wave platform as Google promises a Wave App Store.
Enterprise 2.0: The Barrier To Exit
Commentary  |  11/3/2009
In a moderated discussion at the Enterprise 2.0 Conference in San Francisco on Tuesday, Booz Allen Hamilton VP Art Fritzson and senior associate Walton Smith shared their experiences integrating social and collaborative software into their consulting business.
Enterprise 2.0: Is Enterprise Software Failing?
News  |  11/3/2009
Software providers must look beyond lists of features and address business needs. And they must deliver on the promise of the next-generation customer experience.
Enterprise 2.0: Corporations Start Collaborating
News  |  11/3/2009
Keynoter Tammy Erickson of nGenera warns that as organizations get more social, they'll face structural challenges.
Google Sued For Sexual, Religious Discrimination
News  |  11/3/2009
A workplace discrimination lawsuit charges Google with violating the civil rights of a former employee.
Firefox, Chrome, Safari Erode Internet Explorer Usage
News  |  11/2/2009
As Microsoft waits for Windows 7 sales to hasten the transition to Internet Explorer 8, the company's overall browser share continues to decline.

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