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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen likes idea of company breakup

Allen's chief investment officer floats the idea of Microsoft spinning off consumer businesses, like search advertising and Xbox.

By Nov. 5, 2013

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Early tech blogger and entrepreneur Allen Stern dies

Stern recently lost more than 125 pounds while offering weight-loss tips and recipes to thousands on the Internet.

By Apr. 7, 2013

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Bill Gates and Paul Allen together again

The Microsoft co-founders reprise a famous photo of themselves from the early days of the company.

By Apr. 4, 2013

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Why is Tim Cook at the Allen & Co. media confab?

It's a rare thing indeed to see an Apple CEO at the Sun Valley retreat, which plays host to many media and tech execs. He gets asked the inevitable question about Apple TV.

By Jul. 12, 2012

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Paul Allen likes Windows 8 -- well, except for a few things

The Microsoft co-founder says the new tablet features are "particularly bold and innovative," but he calls some aspects of the new operating system "puzzling."

By Oct. 2, 2012

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Six questions for 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' actress Karen Allen

Actress Karen Allen was in New York to promote the Blu-ray release of "Indiana Jones: The Complete Adventures Blu-ray." She sat down with CNET for a brief chat.

By Sep. 18, 2012

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NASA twin satellites to probe mysteries of the Van Allen belts

In a mission 11 years in the making, NASA today launched a pair of Johns Hopkins University satellites into the Van Allen radiation belts to study their structure in unprecedented detail.

By Aug. 30, 2012

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Paul Allen starts tweeting

The Microsoft co-founder, who owns the Seattle Seahawks football team and Portland Trail Blazers basketball team, joins the microblogging world.

By Sep. 28, 2010

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Hackers claim they exposed Booz Allen Hamilton data

AntiSec hackers release data on the Booz Allen Hamilton consulting firm that mirrors an attack on HBGary Federal earlier this year.

By Jul. 11, 2011

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Rocket system could lower cost of access to space, Allen says

Microsoft co-founder is teaming with legendary aircraft designer Burt Rutan on a new rocket that will be launched at 30,000 feet by a gargantuan carrier plane. Paul Allen has an eye on making access to space more cost-effective.

By Dec. 13, 2011