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Compuserve

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Facebook is the new Compuserve

Facebook is useful in its ability to help create conversations, but it's potentially dangerous in the stranglehold it maintains on those conversations, just like Compuserve of old.

By Dec. 14, 2009

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CompuServe Classic laid to rest

AOL has shut down the historic Internet access service, which got millions on the Internet for the first time in the 1980s and 1990s but has grown obsolete.

By Jul. 6, 2009

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Amazon hitches e-copy to that book you bought in 1995

New MatchBook program offers Kindle editions of print books that Amazon customers purchased as early as the online store's first days. For now, the list is limited and could cost up to $2.99 per title.

By Sep. 3, 2013

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GIF creator: It's a soft 'g', Mr. President

Steve Wilhite, the man who created the GIF, is miffed that anyone -- be it the Oxford English Dictionary or the White House -- should imagine it's not pronounced like "jiffy."

By May. 21, 2013

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New & Noteworthy

New & Noteworthy

By Jun. 21, 1999

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Reader suggestions re Macworld Secrets article

Reader suggestions re Macworld Secrets article

By Jul. 31, 1998

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My Best Tech Gift Ever: Prodigy

In the first installment of a weeklong series featuring the reminiscences of CNET writers and editors, Crave's Eric Mack recalls a pivotal 1980s present from Mom.

By Dec. 3, 2012

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Photoshop problem when saving GIF files?

Photoshop problem when saving GIF files?

By Apr. 28, 1997

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Tearing down Twitter's walls

Twitter is king of microblogging today, but if the history of e-mail offers any clues, we're likely to see standardization and open source dethrone Twitter's dominance.

By Jan. 29, 2010

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Study: Enterprise search is lame

Survey by research firm AIIM finds that people have a hard time doing their jobs in part because of the difficulty of finding company information online.

By Jun. 18, 2008