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Berners-Lee warns against changes to Net at UN conclave

World Wide Web's inventor becomes the latest technology notable to raise red flag over proposals being voted on this week at Dubai conference.

By December 4, 2012

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Even an SaaS conclave is discounting rates

You might assume that even events geared for schmoozers at the high end of the IT food chain can hold the line. Not the case--not even for SaaS Summit 09.

By March 5, 2009

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The new papacy and new media

Cardinals at the conclave to choose a new pope were told to surrender their cell phones, but smartphones, tablets, and social media proved key to yesterday's big papal announcement.

By March 14, 2013

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Vatican smoke signals: The science behind the smoke

White smoke indicates that a new pope has been chosen, while black smoke signifies no decision. But where does the color come from?

By March 12, 2013

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NSA says nope to spying on pope

The agency says in a statement that a report in an Italian magazine that it "has targeted" the Vatican is false.

By October 30, 2013

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Tim Berners-Lee warns against governments controlling the Web

With NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden in mind, Berners-Lee says the Web should be protected against control by governments and corporations.

By June 26, 2013

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'Pope Alarm' alerts pope-arazzi when smoke turns white

Not following the live Vatican smoke cam? Sign up online to get instantly notified via text or e-mail when the next pontiff is picked.

By March 12, 2013

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Vatican reactivates pope's @Pontifex Twitter account

The pope's Twitter handle is live again as Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio steps up to lead the Catholic Church and sends his first tweet.

By March 13, 2013

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Pope Francis spurs hundreds of domain name registrations

Just hours after the world's new Roman Catholic leader is named, more than 600 domain names are registered at GoDaddy with keywords such as Pope, Bergoglio, and Habemus Papam.

By March 13, 2013

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Asus at MWC 2013: Join us Monday (live blog)

What is the "metallic miracle" that Asus is bringing to Mobile World Congress? Join CNET's live blog on Monday at 4:30 a.m. PT to find out.

By February 24, 2013