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A jab at Yahoo's Thompson, invoking Bartz

An activist investor in Yahoo claims a mutual acquaintance spoke with former Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz, who reminded them that she does, in fact, have a computer science degree.

By May 10, 2012

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An introduction

The Macalope is pleased to make your acquaintance.

By June 18, 2007

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Toshiba Regza WL and YL TVs bring face recognition and 3D conversion

Make the acquaintance of the Toshiba Regza WL and YL series TVs -- high-end tellies that pack a new processor, 2D to 3D conversion and some other nifty features. Delighted, we're sure.

By April 6, 2011

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Use Cloak to avoid social-network frenemies in real life

The iPhone application, which bills itself as an antisocial network, alerts you when flagged Instagram and Foursquare "friends" are close by.

By March 19, 2014

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The 'real' Jane Austen immortalised as waxwork

Working from a single confirmed portrait of the Regency author, a forensic artist has created what she believes to be the most accurate representation of Jane Austen possible.

By July 10, 2014

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Android users love old, mostly Samsung phones

New data finds the most popular Android devices in the US are more senior than new and shiny -- and still mostly Samsung.

By June 23, 2014

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Ex Microsoft staffer arrested for allegedly stealing Win 8 trade secrets

A former Microsoft employee has been charged with passing on Microsoft trade secrets involving Windows 8.

By March 19, 2014

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When Woz personally delivers your Apple computer

Just posted to YouTube is a video of Steve Wozniak delivering a young girl's surprise iMac, because, well, surprise. Woz also admits that he sometimes calls people pretending to be Apple customer support, just for the fun of it.

By March 31, 2014

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Free Xbox Live for a year when you buy Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft is offering a year's free Xbox Live to anyone buying Office 365.

By July 19, 2013

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Bigfoot dead? Hunter plans to take Sasquatch corpse on tour

Texas hunter Rick Dyer recently posted new photos of "Hank" the Bigfoot, who he claims to have killed in 2012. Skeptics and fans can see the mythical body up close with a planned carcass tour.

By January 10, 2014