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'Netflixed' author talks Hastings' glory, hubris, white lies (Q&A)

In her upcoming book, author Gina Keating uncovers Netflix's "secret" history and looks at what some have called CEO Reed Hastings' "social IQ of zero."

By October 3, 2012


Did Higgs yield the most authors in a science study?

Two research papers on the hunt for the "God particle" pass muster with peers and yield an authors' list of Biblical proportions.

By September 10, 2012


Why would a best-selling author fake Amazon reviews?

Award-winning British crime writer RJ Ellory admits not only to making up reviews of his own books but also to writing negative reviews of others' works.

By September 5, 2012


Google reaches agreement with French authors

Search giant provider and writers end dispute over issue of publishing book snippets, allowing France to start electronic book sales.

By June 11, 2012


Flame authors force self-destruct

After Flame was exposed publicly and partially compromised, the malware's authors apparently retained enough control to make it almost disappear.

By June 7, 2012


Ray Bradbury, author of 'Fahrenheit 451', dies at 91

The legendary science fiction author, who also wrote "The Martian Chronicles," passed away in Los Angeles overnight.

By June 6, 2012


Authors guild says 'one big step closer to justice'

Organization ready to move forward on Google Books lawsuit, according to its blog.

By June 1, 2012


Judge says authors can sue Google

Today's ruling says content creators can take the company to task over Google Books' scanning book practices.

By May 31, 2012


House Republicans vote to limit FCC authority

Republicans this week passed legislation that would restrict the FCC in imposing merger conditions as well as limiting other measures, but the bill isn't expected to get much further.

By March 29, 2012


Correction: Author of Windows 8 blog post

This story originally gave the wrong name for the author of the post on the Building Windows 8 blog. The author was David Washington, a senior program manager at Microsoft.

By March 23, 2012