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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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It may not be something you do everyday, but having the supplies and know-how to whip up a network cable on the spot can be very handy.

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Black Friday Buyers Turn to Twitter, Facebook
Social media shines during the season's big sales. — 11/30/09

Internet Merchants Get Into the Black Friday Act
Heading into Black Friday, online retailers ramp up deals for what could be a penny-pinching holiday shopping season. — 11/25/09

Google, TiVo Deal on Data Sharing
Search giant teams with DVR pioneer to tap data from set-top boxes for better audience measurement. — 11/24/09

Second iPhone Worm Targets Personal Data
The second incident of espionage on jailbroken iPhones is much nastier than its prank-like predecessor. — 11/23/09

AOL Layoffs Could Cut Up to a Third of Workers
The embattled online pioneer looks to cut costs as its departure from Time Warner draws near. — 11/19/09

FCC Moves to Speed Wireless Buildouts
Declaratory relief ruling gives wireless providers legal recourse when local authorities ignore applications for new infrastructure facilities. — 11/18/09

Google Provides Templates for Site Creation
New templates and a public gallery for Google Sites are designed for intranets, projects, team sites, employee profile pages and more. — 11/17/09

VeriSign Planning DNS Security for .com and .net
Leading TLDs to get a major security upgrade, but it won't happen overnight. — 11/16/09

Google Makes It Official, Grabs VoIP Firm Gizmo5
Latest acquisition brings search giant one step closer to full-scale telephony service. — 11/13/09

Netbook Buyers Don't Want Windows 7 'Starter'
Buyers may be dissatisfied with Windows 7 Starter Edition, but will they buy netbooks anyway? A new survey sheds some light. — 11/12/09

Google's Gift: Free Airport Wi-Fi
The Internet giant bestows a gift in airports for travelers, while Yahoo takes Manhattan. — 11/10/09

Firefox Tops Vulnerability List
New study places Firefox at the top of vulnerability list for for the first half of 2009. — 11/09/09

Lawmakers Float Bill to Boost Rural Broadband
House panel set to consider legislation to shift federal funding to broadband service. — 11/06/09

Does the Internet Really Wreck Your Social Life?
New study seeks to debunk notion that always-on connectivity leads to offline isolation. — 11/05/09

Time Warner Looks Ahead to Future Without AOL
With overall profits down, the media giant sees a brighter future ahead of its AOL spinoff and publishing restructuring. — 11/04/09

AT&T Hits Verizon With Lawsuit Over 3G Ads
A campaign focusing on smartphone coverage areas has the top U.S. carriers in a war of words. — 11/03/09

Broadband Market Still Expanding
Global economic slowdown isn't slowing down the move to broadband. — 11/02/09


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