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China gets its own Netflix-esque service via Alibaba

The e-commerce giant launches Tmall Box Office, pegged to be China's Netflix -- as the real Netflix struggles to expand into the country.

By September 2, 2015


Projected lab-grown burger price has already dropped dramatically

The cost of the €250,000 burger grown in The Netherlands' Maastricht University would be dramatically lower if produced on a mass scale.

By April 6, 2015


Facebook, Instagram and Tinder outage was a Facebook mistake, not a hack

The social network admits the hour-long problem was caused by its own engineers.

By January 27, 2015


Novell investors approve takeover by Attachmate

Shareholders of Novell have voted in favor of Attachmate's $2.2 billion offer to acquire the company.

By February 18, 2011


Attachmate acquires Novell for $2.2 billion

Novell cedes its independence after years of struggle to find a new direction. A Microsoft-led group buying 882 Novell patents throws in nearly a quarter of the purchase price.

By November 22, 2010


Can Silicon Valley write software for the 'normal'?

Most people don't fixate on technology the way Silicon Valley does. Its point of view makes it harder to create easy-to-use tech for those unfamiliar with terms like cloud computing.

By February 16, 2010


Sony updates PSP Go firmware, games list

Sony has updated the firmware for the PSP Go, which features a new store interface with more games available for download.

By October 1, 2009


Ubuntu's Hardy Heron is here

With its scheduled April 24 release of Ubuntu 8.04, which also goes by the alliterative moniker "Hardy Heron," Canonical will ship its second "long term support" (LTS) version.

By April 22, 2008


Google Desktop goes Linux

Company releases Linux version of desktop search software, which simultaneously scans the Web and computer-stored data for results.

By June 27, 2007


Sun, Ubuntu maker certifying Linux on x86 servers

Server maker and Canonical have nearly completed work to certify Linux version of Ubuntu runs smoothly on Sun's x86 servers.

By November 3, 2006