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The most daunting part of upgrading to Windows Vista may be trying to figure out where in the layers of menus the networking and file-sharing options are hidden.

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Rhapsody Looks to MP3 Sales to Topple iTunes
The MTV- and RealNetworks-backed music service distances itself from subscriptions to focus on appealing to owners of the ubiquitous Apple iPod. — 06/30/08

MySpace Opens Profile Portability API
Social networking site releases Data Availability tools to enable users to share data with outside sites. — 06/27/08

Facebook Wants to Know Your Gender
Multilanguage expansion raises questions on gender identity. — 06/27/08

Get Ready for .smith, .sports or .love on the Web
Top level domains won't be so hard to create now under new Icann rules. — 06/26/08

Looking Back as Gates' Exit Nears
With a new focus on philanthropy, Microsoft's iconic chairman prepares to leave day-to-day operations at the software colossus he co-founded. — 06/26/08

Privacy Backlash Hits Charter Ad Plan
Cable/Internet provider backs off plan to use Internet searches with advertisers. — 06/25/08

Privacy Backlash Hits Charter Ad Plan
Cable/Internet provider backs off plan to use Internet searches with advertisers. — 06/25/08

3G iPhone: What's the Real Cost?
Virtual teardown by iSuppli takes an educated guess at what Apple's costs are. — 06/24/08

Lawsuit Targets Google Over E-mail Scandal
Search giant moving customers off Microsoft Outlook? — 06/24/08

FCC Seeks Comment on Free Internet Plan
Agency details proposal for new spectrum auction, but questions about business model abound. — 06/23/08

Lazy Hacker Trick: Tricking Script Kiddies
Panda software notes a new approach to an old way of producing malicious code. — 06/20/08

Novell: openSUSE for All Linux Users
Latest release of Novell's Linux lags behind Red Hat and Ubuntu. — 06/19/08

Are You an Arrogant Gadget Buyer?
Gadget buyers seen as assertive, even arrogant, new study finds. — 06/18/08

Skype's Improved Video Chatting
Latest upgrade features a more video-friendly, full-screen set-up. — 06/17/08

Firefox 3 Debuts With Web Domination in Its Sights
New open source browser release boasts better performance, security and features as it aims to nab top-dog status. — 06/17/08

Will Linux Users Miss Out on Firefox 3?
Windows users have been getting Firefox updates before their Linux counterparts. Will the trend continue with the browser's hotly anticipated new version? — 06/16/08

Microsoft Breaks the 'Surface' in Vegas
Harrah's becomes the second company to deploy Microsoft's touch screen 'Surface' computer. — 06/13/08

Of Good, Evil and Google
Eric Schmidt takes a stage to put the whole 'don't be evil' thing in context. — 06/12/08

Google Would Support U.S. Privacy Law
Search engine throws its support for data privacy laws in the face of growing concern about its data collection practices. — 06/11/08

AOL Opens AIM for $$
AOL expands ways for developers to make money. — 06/10/08

Apple Unveils Latest 'Zippy' iPhone
One of the main gripes about the iPhone will now be addressed. — 06/09/08

Who's King of the Browser Speed Jungle?
The fur will fly as Safari's new SquirrelFish JavaScript engine takes on Firefox's SpiderMonkey. — 06/06/08

Netbooks Ripe for Emerging Markets?
Cheaper and smaller, could the new category of PCs end up replacing regular notebooks -- or will it expand the overall market? — 06/05/08

Microsoft Just Can't Kill XP
Despite its desire to sell Vista everywhere, Microsoft keeps finding profitable opportunities for XP's aging code base. — 06/03/08

Wikia Search Gets First Major Upgrade
Jimmy Wales' open source search engine throws its doors open to the community. — 06/03/08

PC Buyers Think Small Amid Economic Slowdown
Computex show to display low-cost, eco-friendly computers. — 06/02/08


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